3. As of noon trading, Manulife Financial Corporation ( MFC) is down $0.25 (-1.7%) to $14.11 on average volume Thus far, 868,458 shares of Manulife Financial Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $14.06-$14.43 after having opened the day at $14.36 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $14.36.

Manulife Financial Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial protection and wealth management products and services to individual, corporate, and business customers primarily in Asia, Canada, and the United States. Manulife Financial Corporation has a market cap of $27.1 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.7, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 5.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Manulife Financial Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Manulife Financial Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, increase in stock price during the past year, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Manulife Financial Corporation Ratings Report now.

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