Sun Life Financial, Inc. Shares Approach 52-Week High - Market Mover

The shares closed 0.5% below its 52-week high of $57.87, with trading volume higher than its 30 day average

Jan 14, 2022 by Kwhen Finance Editors

Sun Life Financial, Inc. Shares Approach 52-Week High - Market Mover
Sun Life Financial, Inc. (SLF) shares closed today at 0.5% below its 52 week high of $57.87, giving the company a market cap of $33B. The stock is currently up 3.4% year-to-date, up 25.0% over the past 12 months, and up 67.9% over the past five years. This week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3%, and the S&P 500 fell 0.7%.

Trading Activity

  • Trading volume this week was 5.8% lower than the 20-day average.
  • Beta, a measure of the stock’s volatility relative to the overall market stands at 0.6.

Technical Indicators

  • The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the stock was above 70, indicating it may be overbought.
  • MACD, a trend-following momentum indicator, indicates a downward trend.
  • The stock closed above its Bollinger band, indicating it may be overbought.

Market Comparative Performance

  • The company's share price is the same as the S&P 500 Index , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company's share price is the same as the Dow Jones Industrial Average , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company share price is the same as the performance of its peers in the Financials industry sector , lags it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5 year basis
NameDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %52-Week H %52-Week L %
Sun Life Financial, Inc.-0.33.425.0-1.428.9
Dow Jones Industrial Average-0.5-0.618.2-1.424.0
S&P 500 Index-1.4-2.223.9-1.629.9
Financials-0.54.833.6-0.542.8

Peer Group Comparative Performance

  • The company's stock price performance year-to-date lags the peer average by -44.3%
  • The company's stock price performance over the past 12 months beats the peer average by 132.2%
NameMKT CAP (USD)P/EYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ52-Week H %52-Week L %
Sun Life Financial, Inc.SLF03.425.0-1.428.9
Peer AvgN/A3.16.110.8-3.417.9
Prudential plc - ADRPUK17.46.0-1.6-17.118.2
Manulife Financial Corp.MFC08.413.0-4.021.0
Aegon N. V. - New York SharesAEG017.439.3-0.551.3
Voya Financial IncVOYA4.211.024.7-2.334.8

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