Manulife Stock (MFC)

Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alert After Earnings – Home On The Range Strategy – Aug 10 2017

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alert After Earnings – Home On The Range Strategy – Aug 10 2017

With the markets tumbling lower today on concerns with North Korea, two life insurers provided upbeat reports, Manulife and Sun Life. Credit Crisis Disaster Both insurers have been in my portfolio for many years but Manulife has brought in more profits simply because the stock cannot actually recover from the losses of the credit crisis. Back in 2007 the stock was trading above $40 and paying 26 cents a quarter in dividends. By 2009 the stock had plunged to $10 and two stock offerings at…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Second Trade Alert After Earnings – Feb 9 2017

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Second Trade Alert After Earnings – Feb 9 2017

With selling pressure on the stock continuing I entered another trade in Manulife stock this morning. I believe the selling this morning in Manulife Stock is a case of selling the news as those investors how bought the stock ahead of the earnings are taking whatever profits they have and moving elsewhere Manulife Stock Trade Alerts There is a second round of trades this morning in Manulife Financial Stock. The rest of this article is for FullyInformed Members.   Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alerts  …

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Raises Dividend – Beats Estimates – Trade Alert After Earnings – Feb 9 2017

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Raises Dividend – Beats Estimates – Trade Alert After Earnings – Feb 9 2017

Despite being under some selling pressure this morning, there is a lot to like about the latest Manulife Financial earnings. Their goal was to achieve earnings of $4 billion for the fiscal 2016 year. They met that goal and beat earnings estimates of $1.85 to return $1.96 in earnings. That compares with $1.68 per share for a year earlier. Earnings Jump 16.6% That’s a 16.6% earnings jump. That will reduce the stock’s price to earnings ratio below the industry average. Dividend Boosted 11% As well…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Analysis and Trade Alert After Earnings – Nov 10 2016

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Analysis and Trade Alert After Earnings – Nov 10 2016

Manulife Stock Trade More trades on Manulife Stock today on the TSX Composite Index. They released earnings which blew past all estimates both for Revenue and Earnings. This article on Manulife Stock lays out the latest trades as well as updates the prior trades and stock purchase from Nov 4. The rest of this article is for FullyInformed Members.   Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alerts   FullyInformed Members can read the latest Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) article directly through this link   Members can sign…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Analysis and Trade Alert – Nov 4 2016

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Analysis and Trade Alert – Nov 4 2016

Manulife Stock Trade I have written a number of times about keeping an eye on Manulife Financial Stock. (MFC) This stock trades on both the TSX Composite Index and New York. I only trade Manulife Stock (MFC) on the TSX in Canadian dollars. It has only monthly options available but trades in $1.00 and at the money 50 cent increments. On New York it trades in $1.00 increments. This article on Manulife Stock also looks at a comparable trade which can be done on New…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Analysis and Trade Alert – July 15 2016

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Analysis and Trade Alert – July 15 2016

Just yesterday I traded in Manulife Financial Stock. This stock trades on both New York and the TSX Composite Index under the symbol MFC. This stock has been one of my mainstays for selling options for income. Today two new trades opened up. Selling Options For Income In Manulife Stock -July 15 2016 The rest of this article is for FullyInformed Members as I outline my various trades today in Manulife Financial stock. Manulife Financial Stock Analysis I also do an analysis of some upcoming…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alert – July 14 2016

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC)  Trade Alert – July 14 2016

Some stocks just keep giving me profits while basically not really going anywhere. I use Manulife Stock continually with the Home On The Range Strategy. The stock today is pushing toward the $18.00 valuation. Selling Options For Income In Manulife Stock – Up 25% Through selling options for income in Manulife Stock, using the Home On The Range Strategy my returns are up 25% to date. This has created a huge revenue stream. This is just July so I still have 5 months left in…

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Oil Price Slide Crushes Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Earnings – Feb 11 2016

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Oil Price Slide Crushes Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Earnings – Feb 11 2016

For FullyInformed Members 4 new trades today in Manulife Stock. Manulife has never recovered from the Credit Crisis. As most investors know by now, Manulife Financial ended up being a financial disaster in the credit crisis. What a lot of investors do not know is that the company has still not recovered from that debacle. The majority of the disaster came from their annuity program which guaranteed investors a 5% annual return no matter what happened financially in the market place. At the outset this…

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Profits Slip But Core Earnings Up – Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) for Aug 6 2015

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Profits Slip But Core Earnings Up – Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) for Aug 6 2015

I have done well this year with Manulife Financial Stock. The company today reported a drop in quarterly profits for the second quarter from 49 cents per shares for the same quarter last year to 29 cents this year. However the core earnings continued to rise with core earnings up to $902 million an increase of $201 million from the same quarter last year. Analysts had pegged core earnings at 44 cents per share which is exactly the results for the quarter. Profits are important…

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Trade Alert and Update – Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) for July 8 2015

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Trade Alert and Update – Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) for July 8 2015

For FullyInformed Canada Members a new trade today in Manulife Financial Stock. The $23 valuation level supported the stock for 6 trading days until finally the large drop yesterday and again today, managed to break through. This article discusses my strategy and why I picked today to continue to add to my position in Manulife Financial Stock at a time when the market appears ripe for further downside action. The rest of this article is for FullyInformed Canada Members as I look at my trades…

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Trade Alert and Update – Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) for Jun 23 2015

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Trade Alert and Update – Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) for Jun 23 2015

For FullyInformed Canada Members a new trade today in Manulife Financial Stock. With more and more analysts jumping onto the Manulife Financial Bandwagon, the stock is looking stronger and appears set to break-out. Manulife Stock has failed to recover from the collapse of the financial sector in the great bear market of 2008 to 2009. In 2005 the stock was trading for on average $30.00. In 2006 it continued to climb and reached just above $39.00. In 2007 it traded for most of the year…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Ideas and Update for Nov 19 2014

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Ideas and Update for Nov 19 2014

Manulife Stock has been a very consistent performing stock all year. Lately the stock looks like it may be stuck in a sideways patterns, but these kinds of sideways movements works well for my trading methods. This article looks at my upcoming trade in Manulife Stock. I have been patiently waiting to get a fill on the trade while the stock continues to trend more sideways than up or down. Manulife Financial Stock trades on both Toronto and New York. These trades are being done…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trades for 2014 Update – Sept 22 2014

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trades for 2014 Update – Sept 22 2014

Manulife Financial Stock  entered my online Canadian Stock portfolio in January 2014, with the commencement of the Canadian section of my website. Manulife Financial Stock trades on the TSX and New York under the symbol MFC. I only trade it on the TSX in Canadian dollars and as such it is included on the Canadian website. I have traded within Manulife Financial stock since 2003 but have started it in my Canadian Portfolio just this year with the advent of the Canadian section of my…

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alert – Sept 22 2014

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Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alert – Sept 22 2014

For FullyInformed Canada Members a new trade today in Manulife Financial Stock. The stock is now caught in a tight trading range making my trade this morning ideal. This article discusses two trade ideas for Manulife Stock. Manulife Financial Stock trades on both Toronto and New York. These trades are done on the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canadian dollars. I do not trade Manulife Financial Stock in New York. Manulife Financial Stock (MFC) Trade Alert This is the latest trades done in MFC Stock. This…

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Using Leap Options For Building A Fortress Dividend Portfolio

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Using Leap Options For Building A Fortress Dividend Portfolio

Building A Fortress Dividend Portfolio is exactly as its name implies. An investor is constructing a dividend portfolio that is built like a fortress to withstand any assault from markets or geopolitical events. While the job of building such a portfolio might seem daunting, leap options can go a long way to making the task safer and easier than most investors realize. They are in fact one of the key components I use to construct my own dividend portfolio of Canadian stocks. For the FullyInformed…

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