Owners of Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE: MFC) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $17.10 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.9%. The average volume for Manulife Financial Corporation has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Manulife Financial Corporation has a market cap of $31.9 billion and is part of the insurance industry. Shares are up 27.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. 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. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.86. TheStreet Ratings rates Manulife Financial Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full Manulife Financial Corporation Ratings Report now.