TSE:SLF - Sun Life Financial Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: C$73.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 4.66 %
  • Number of Analysts: 10
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
C$69.75
▲ +0.56 (0.81%)

This chart shows the closing price for SLF by one month, three months, or twelve months.

Skip Closing Price Chart
1 month | 3 months | 12 months
Get New Sun Life Financial Analyst Ratings Delivered To Your Inbox
Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SLF and its competitors with Analyst Ratings Network’s free daily newsletter.

Analyst Price Target for SLF

Analyst Price Target is C$73.00
▲ +4.66% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Sun Life Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is C$73.00, with a high forecast of C$77.00 and a low forecast of C$65.00. The average price target represents a 4.66% upside from the last price of C$69.75.

This chart shows the closing price for SLF for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

Read Analyst Price Chart DescriptionSkip Analyst Price Chart

Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 10 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Sun Life Financial. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

Move your mouse over past months for details

Read Past Recommendations DescriptionSkip Past Price Target Consensus Chart
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/27/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/26/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/24/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/22/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 7 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/22/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/21/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 8 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/19/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/19/2021

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 9 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/20/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$73.00 ➝ C$77.00
10/13/2021CIBCReiterated RatingBuyC$74.00
10/7/2021BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform
10/5/2021National BanksharesBoost Price TargetOutperformC$71.00 ➝ C$73.00
10/5/2021CSFBBoost Price TargetC$72.00 ➝ C$74.00
10/5/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$73.00
10/5/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNAC$74.00
10/5/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetNAC$75.00 ➝ C$76.00
10/5/2021CIBCUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformC$72.00 ➝ C$74.00
10/4/2021Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformC$72.00
10/4/2021CSFBSet Price TargetOutperformC$72.00
8/10/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$71.00 ➝ C$72.00
8/10/2021CSFBBoost Price TargetC$71.00 ➝ C$72.00
8/6/2021CIBCBoost Price TargetC$70.00 ➝ C$72.00
8/6/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$69.00 ➝ C$71.00
8/5/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$73.00 ➝ C$75.00
7/26/2021ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$74.00 ➝ C$77.00
5/7/2021CIBCBoost Price TargetNeutralC$69.00 ➝ C$70.00
5/7/2021ScotiabankLower Price TargetC$76.00 ➝ C$74.00
5/6/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$71.00
5/6/2021National BanksharesBoost Price TargetOutperformC$69.00 ➝ C$71.00
5/6/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$75.00 ➝ C$76.00
5/6/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$69.00
4/30/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNAC$71.00
4/30/2021CSFBBoost Price TargetC$67.00 ➝ C$71.00
4/29/2021ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$70.00 ➝ C$76.00
4/20/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$69.00
4/20/2021CIBCReiterated RatingNeutralC$69.00
4/16/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$70.00 ➝ C$75.00
3/3/2021Evercore ISIReiterated RatingNAC$73.00
3/3/2021EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$72.00 ➝ C$73.00
2/12/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$65.00 ➝ C$69.00
2/12/2021Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetC$72.00 ➝ C$73.00
2/12/2021CSFBBoost Price TargetC$65.00 ➝ C$69.00
2/12/2021CIBCBoost Price TargetC$64.00 ➝ C$69.00
2/12/2021Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$68.50 ➝ C$69.00
2/12/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$69.00 ➝ C$70.00
2/12/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$73.00 ➝ C$75.00
2/12/2021EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$72.00 ➝ C$73.00
2/11/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$67.00 ➝ C$69.00
2/1/2021Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$66.00 ➝ C$68.50
1/29/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$62.00 ➝ C$65.00
1/29/2021CSFBBoost Price TargetC$62.00 ➝ C$65.00
1/29/2021ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformC$64.00 ➝ C$70.00
1/21/2021Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$66.00
1/18/2021National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformC$59.00 ➝ C$67.00
1/14/2021Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformC$61.00 ➝ C$69.00
1/13/2021Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetC$63.00 ➝ C$72.00
1/13/2021EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$63.00 ➝ C$72.00
11/19/2020DesjardinsReiterated RatingBuyC$65.00
11/11/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$56.00 ➝ C$59.00
11/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$61.00 ➝ C$63.00
11/6/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$61.00 ➝ C$64.00
11/5/2020EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$62.00 ➝ C$63.00
11/5/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$56.00 ➝ C$59.00
10/27/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$57.00 ➝ C$61.00
10/19/2020EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$60.00 ➝ C$62.00
8/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetC$51.00 ➝ C$55.00
8/10/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$59.00 ➝ C$60.00
8/10/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$56.00 ➝ C$61.00
8/10/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$55.00 ➝ C$57.00
8/10/2020Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$55.50 ➝ C$58.00
8/10/2020CIBCBoost Price TargetC$59.00 ➝ C$64.00
8/10/2020CSFBBoost Price TargetC$59.00 ➝ C$60.00
8/7/2020EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$60.00
8/7/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$48.00 ➝ C$56.00
7/24/2020Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$55.50
5/7/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$49.00 ➝ C$54.00
5/7/2020Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$50.00 ➝ C$52.00
5/7/2020CIBCBoost Price TargetC$57.00 ➝ C$59.00
5/7/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformC$63.00 ➝ C$61.00
3/30/2020National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$60.00 ➝ C$48.00
3/23/2020TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$72.00 ➝ C$49.00
3/9/2020National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetC$66.00 ➝ C$60.00
2/14/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$68.00 ➝ C$71.00
2/14/2020Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$66.50 ➝ C$67.50
2/14/2020CIBCUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralC$59.00 ➝ C$70.00
2/13/2020Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetC$70.00 ➝ C$71.00
2/13/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$69.00 ➝ C$72.00
2/13/2020EvercoreBoost Price TargetC$70.00 ➝ C$71.00
2/13/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$65.00 ➝ C$66.00
2/7/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformC$71.00
2/7/2020CSFBSet Price TargetOutperformC$71.00
1/29/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$63.00 ➝ C$65.00
12/2/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformC$67.00
11/8/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$61.00 ➝ C$67.00
11/8/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$60.00 ➝ C$67.00
11/8/2019Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$60.50
11/8/2019CIBCBoost Price TargetC$53.00 ➝ C$59.00
11/8/2019DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$62.00 ➝ C$67.00
11/8/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$66.00 ➝ C$67.00
11/7/2019National Bank FinancialDowngradeOutperform Overweight ➝ Sector Perform OverweightC$63.00
11/7/2019EvercoreLower Price TargetC$63.00 ➝ C$62.00
10/1/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$59.00 ➝ C$63.00
8/2/2019CIBCLower Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$53.00
8/1/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$61.00 ➝ C$60.00
7/22/2019Evercore ISIReiterated RatingOutperformC$63.00
7/22/2019EvercoreSet Price TargetOutperformC$63.00
6/12/2019BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightC$58.00 ➝ C$57.00
5/10/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$60.00
5/10/2019Eight CapitalBoost Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$55.00
5/9/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$58.00 ➝ C$59.00
4/29/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$55.00 ➝ C$58.00
4/29/2019Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$55.00
4/15/2019DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$59.00
3/14/2019CIBCDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformC$53.00 ➝ C$54.00
2/15/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$56.00 ➝ C$57.00
2/15/2019CormarkSet Price TargetC$54.00
2/14/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$60.00 ➝ C$57.00
2/5/2019Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetC$53.00 ➝ C$52.00
1/29/2019CormarkLower Price TargetC$56.00 ➝ C$53.00
1/10/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$49.00
12/20/2018CIBCLower Price TargetC$55.00 ➝ C$53.00
11/9/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$54.00
11/9/2018Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$53.00
11/9/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$60.00 ➝ C$56.00
11/8/2018Evercore ISILower Price TargetC$60.00 ➝ C$59.00
11/8/2018EvercoreLower Price TargetC$60.00 ➝ C$59.00
11/8/2018National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetOutperformC$59.00 ➝ C$55.00
10/29/2018CIBCLower Price TargetC$59.00 ➝ C$57.00
10/16/2018DesjardinsLower Price TargetC$60.00 ➝ C$58.00
10/15/2018EvercoreLower Price TargetC$60.50 ➝ C$60.00
8/10/2018Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$60.00
8/10/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$62.00 ➝ C$60.00
8/10/2018CormarkSet Price TargetC$60.00
8/9/2018TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetC$63.00 ➝ C$62.00
7/24/2018Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetHoldC$58.00
6/29/2018DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$60.00
5/10/2018CIBCBoost Price TargetC$58.00 ➝ C$59.00
5/10/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$61.00 ➝ C$62.00
5/10/2018Eight CapitalBoost Price TargetC$55.00 ➝ C$57.00
2/16/2018ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$63.00 ➝ C$61.00
2/16/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$55.00 ➝ C$57.00
2/16/2018Eight CapitalBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$55.00
2/16/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$56.00 ➝ C$61.00
2/16/2018BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformC$56.00 ➝ C$61.00
2/15/2018National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetOutperformC$60.00 ➝ C$59.00
1/29/2018CSFBBoost Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$56.00
1/24/2018National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$54.00 ➝ C$60.00
1/15/2018CIBCBoost Price TargetC$55.00 ➝ C$58.00
1/15/2018TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyC$54.00 ➝ C$60.00
1/11/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$53.00 ➝ C$55.00
11/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$53.00 ➝ C$56.00
11/9/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$53.00 ➝ C$54.00
11/9/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$53.00 ➝ C$54.00
11/1/2017CSFBBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$54.00
8/11/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$51.00 ➝ C$53.00
8/11/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$52.00 ➝ C$53.00
8/10/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$52.00 ➝ C$53.00
7/12/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$53.00
6/7/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ OutperformC$51.00
5/11/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$54.00 ➝ C$52.00
5/11/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$51.00
5/11/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$52.00
5/10/2017National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperformC$52.00
5/10/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldC$53.00 ➝ C$49.00
5/10/2017CSFBDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral
3/14/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$55.00
3/10/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$55.00
3/7/2017CIBCReiterated RatingOutperformC$55.00
3/6/2017National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperform
2/17/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightC$55.00 ➝ C$54.00
2/17/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformC$53.00 ➝ C$51.00
2/17/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$56.00 ➝ C$54.00
2/17/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Sector PerformC$53.00 ➝ C$51.00
2/16/2017ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformC$56.00 ➝ C$55.00
2/16/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldC$57.00 ➝ C$55.00
2/16/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
1/16/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$56.00
1/13/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldC$50.00 ➝ C$57.00
1/13/2017Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold ➝ BuyC$50.00 ➝ C$58.00
1/12/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$51.00 ➝ C$55.00
1/5/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetC$50.00 ➝ C$54.00
12/22/2016Dundee SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralC$54.00 ➝ C$52.00
12/21/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$56.00
11/15/2016CSFBReiterated RatingOutperformC$50.00
11/11/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$47.00 ➝ C$55.00
11/11/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightC$45.00 ➝ C$51.00
11/11/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$45.00 ➝ C$53.00
11/10/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$48.00 ➝ C$50.00
11/10/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$47.00 ➝ C$50.00
11/10/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$49.00 ➝ C$50.00
11/10/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetBuyC$50.00 ➝ C$52.00
11/7/2016ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$46.00 ➝ C$50.00
(Data available from 10/20/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.74 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

Move your mouse over past months for details

Skip to Current Sentiment Summary
  • 0 very positive mentions
  • 3 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
3/24/2021
  • 0 very positive mentions
  • 2 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
4/23/2021
  • 0 very positive mentions
  • 1 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
5/23/2021
  • 0 very positive mentions
  • 0 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
6/22/2021
  • 4 very positive mentions
  • 0 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
7/22/2021
  • 5 very positive mentions
  • 6 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
8/21/2021
  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 5 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
9/20/2021
  • 13 very positive mentions
  • 22 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
10/20/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 13 very positive mentions
  • 22 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Sun Life Financial logo
Sun Life Financial Inc., a financial services company, provides insurance, wealth, and asset management solutions to individuals and corporate clients worldwide. It offers term and permanent life, as well as health, dental, critical illness, long-term care, and disability insurance products. The company also provides reinsurance products; investment counselling and portfolio management services; mutual funds and segregated funds; trust and banking services; real estate property brokerage and appraisal services; and merchant banking services. It distributes its products through direct sales, and managing and independent general agents, as well as financial intermediaries, broker-dealers, banks, pension and benefits consultants, and other third-party marketing organizations. The company was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
Read More

Today's Range

Now: C$69.75
Low: C$69.17
High: C$69.81

50 Day Range

MA: C$65.92
Low: C$63.08
High: C$69.05

52 Week Range

Now: C$69.75
Low: C$51.59
High: C$69.81

Volume

866,767 shs

Average Volume

2,036,332 shs

Market Capitalization

C$40.86 billion

P/E Ratio

12.29

Dividend Yield

3.18%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Sun Life Financial?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued stock ratings on Sun Life Financial in the last twelve months: BMO Capital Markets, Canaccord Genuity, CIBC, Credit Suisse Group AG, CSFB, Desjardins, Evercore Inc., Evercore ISI, National Bank Financial, National Bankshares, Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, and TD Securities.
View the latest analyst ratings for SLF.

What is the current price target for Sun Life Financial?

13 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Sun Life Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is C$73.00, suggesting a possible upside of 4.9%. TD Securities has the highest price target set, predicting SLF will reach C$77.00 in the next twelve months. Desjardins has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of C$65.00 for Sun Life Financial in the next year.
View the latest price targets for SLF.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for Sun Life Financial?

Sun Life Financial currently has 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe SLF will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Sun Life Financial.
View the latest ratings for SLF.

What other companies compete with Sun Life Financial?

How do I contact Sun Life Financial's investor relations team?

Sun Life Financial's physical mailing address is Sun Life Assurance Co Of Canada One York Street, TORONTO, ON M5J 0B6, Canada. The financial services provider's listed phone number is +1-416-9794800. The official website for Sun Life Financial is www.sunlife.com.