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NASDAQ:BHF

Brighthouse Financial - BHF Stock Forecast, Price & News

$49.92
-0.47 (-0.93%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$49.36
$50.20
50-Day Range
$38.97
$50.39
52-Week Range
$38.38
$62.33
Volume
366,663 shs
Average Volume
656,204 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.59 billion
P/E Ratio
1.96
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$54.70

Brighthouse Financial MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.11 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
9.6% Upside
$54.70 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.85% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.36
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.09mentions of Brighthouse Financial in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
39.31%
From $9.87 to $13.75 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.42 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

395th out of 926 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

11th out of 20 stocks

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About Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) Stock

Brighthouse Financial, Inc. provides annuity and life insurance products in the United States. It operates through three segments: Annuities, Life, and Run-off. The Annuities segment offers variable, fixed, index-linked, and income annuities for contract holders' needs for protected wealth accumulation on a tax-deferred basis, wealth transfer, and income security. The Life segment provides term, universal, whole, and variable life policies for policyholders' needs for financial security and protected wealth transfer. The Run-off segment manages structured settlements, pension risk transfer contracts, certain company-owned life insurance policies, funding agreements, and universal life with secondary guarantees. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Brighthouse Financial Stock Performance

Shares of Brighthouse Financial stock traded down $0.47 on Monday, reaching $49.92. 366,663 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 656,204. The company has a current ratio of 0.57, a quick ratio of 0.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.31. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $42.85 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $48.48. Brighthouse Financial has a 1-year low of $38.38 and a 1-year high of $62.33. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.59 billion, a PE ratio of 1.97 and a beta of 1.36.

Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.44 by ($3.11). The company had revenue of $2.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2 billion. Brighthouse Financial had a return on equity of 11.46% and a net margin of 18.70%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 11.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $5.32 earnings per share. As a group, research analysts anticipate that Brighthouse Financial will post 9.87 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Analyst Ratings Changes

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price target on shares of Brighthouse Financial from $59.00 to $50.00 in a research report on Monday, July 11th. Morgan Stanley reduced their price target on shares of Brighthouse Financial from $62.00 to $54.00 and set an "equal weight" rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, July 6th. Barclays upped their target price on shares of Brighthouse Financial from $44.00 to $45.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a report on Monday, August 8th. Piper Sandler reduced their target price on shares of Brighthouse Financial from $50.00 to $43.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a report on Friday, July 8th. Finally, Evercore ISI reduced their target price on shares of Brighthouse Financial from $57.00 to $52.00 and set an "in-line" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, July 6th. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, Brighthouse Financial has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $54.70.

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BHF Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Life insurance
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:BHF
Fax
N/A
Employees
1,500
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$54.70
High Stock Price Forecast
$79.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$43.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+9.6%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.11
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-108,000,000.00
Pretax Margin
23.13%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$7.14 billion
Cash Flow
$20.46 per share
Book Value
$203.05 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
71,278,000
Market Cap
$3.59 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.36

Key Executives

  • Mr. Eric Thomas Steigerwalt (Age 60)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.01M
  • Mr. Edward Allen Spehar Jr. (Age 57)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.63M
  • Mr. John Lloyd Rosenthal (Age 61)
    Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer
    Comp: $1.76M
  • Ms. Christine Marie DeBiase Esq. (Age 53)
    Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $1.56M
  • Ms. Kristine Hook Toscano (Age 46)
    Chief Accounting Officer
  • Dana Amante
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Myles Joseph Lambert (Age 47)
    Exec. VP and Chief Distribution & Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Vonda R. Huss (Age 55)
    Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Jacob Moishe Jenkelowitz
    Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Janet Marie Morgan
    VP & Treasurer













BHF Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Brighthouse Financial stock right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brighthouse Financial in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" BHF shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BHF, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Brighthouse Financial's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Brighthouse Financial's stock. Their BHF share price forecasts range from $43.00 to $79.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $54.70 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have BHF shares performed in 2022?

Brighthouse Financial's stock was trading at $51.80 at the start of the year. Since then, BHF shares have decreased by 3.6% and is now trading at $49.92.
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When is Brighthouse Financial's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Brighthouse Financial's earnings last quarter?

Brighthouse Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:BHF) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.44 by $3.11. The company had revenue of $2.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2 billion. Brighthouse Financial had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.46% and a net margin of 18.70%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 11.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $5.32 EPS.

What is Eric Steigerwalt's approval rating as Brighthouse Financial's CEO?

86 employees have rated Brighthouse Financial Chief Executive Officer Eric Steigerwalt on Glassdoor.com. Eric Steigerwalt has an approval rating of 90% among the company's employees. 94.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Brighthouse Financial to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Brighthouse Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Brighthouse Financial investors own include MetLife (MET), International Business Machines (IBM), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), CVS Health (CVS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walmart (WMT), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Brighthouse Financial's stock symbol?

Brighthouse Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BHF."

Who are Brighthouse Financial's major shareholders?

Brighthouse Financial's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dodge & Cox (12.93%), UBS Group AG (1.27%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (1.08%), Northern Trust Corp (0.91%), Private Management Group Inc. (0.69%) and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.52%). Insiders that own company stock include Conor Murphy, John Rosenthal and William Francis Wallace.
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How do I buy shares of Brighthouse Financial?

Shares of BHF stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Brighthouse Financial's stock price today?

One share of BHF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.92.

How much money does Brighthouse Financial make?

Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) has a market capitalization of $3.59 billion and generates $7.14 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-108,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $25.53 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Brighthouse Financial have?

The company employs 1,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Brighthouse Financial?

Brighthouse Financial's mailing address is 11225 N COMMUNITY HOUSE ROAD, CHARLOTTE NC, 28277. The official website for the company is www.brighthousefinancial.com. The company can be reached via phone at (980) 365-7100 or via email at investor.relations@brighthousefinancial.com.

This page (NASDAQ:BHF) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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