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NASDAQ:BHF

Brighthouse Financial - BHF Stock Forecast, Price & News

$50.39
+0.88 (+1.78%)
(As of 08/12/2022 09:14 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$49.30
$50.45
50-Day Range
$38.97
$50.39
52-Week Range
$38.38
$62.33
Volume
413,500 shs
Average Volume
658,084 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.62 billion
P/E Ratio
1.97
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$54.70

Brighthouse Financial MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.11 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
8.6% 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 11 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

416th out of 926 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

10th out of 19 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.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several research firms have issued reports on BHF. Morgan Stanley cut their price objective on 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. Piper Sandler lowered their target price on Brighthouse Financial from $50.00 to $43.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a report on Friday, July 8th. Evercore ISI lowered their target price on Brighthouse Financial from $57.00 to $52.00 and set an "in-line" rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, July 6th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their target price on Brighthouse Financial from $59.00 to $50.00 in a report on Monday, July 11th. Finally, Barclays upped their target price on Brighthouse Financial from $44.00 to $45.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a report on Monday, August 8th. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat, the company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $54.70.

Brighthouse Financial Price Performance

Shares of BHF traded up $0.88 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $50.39. 413,584 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 570,945. The company has a quick ratio of 0.53, a current ratio of 0.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.31. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.62 billion, a PE ratio of 1.97 and a beta of 1.36. Brighthouse Financial has a fifty-two week low of $38.38 and a fifty-two week high of $62.33. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $42.85 and a 200 day simple moving average of $48.51.

Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF - Get Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates 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 net margin of 18.70% and a return on equity of 11.46%. The firm's revenue was down 11.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $5.32 EPS. As a group, research analysts predict that Brighthouse Financial will post 9.87 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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BHF Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/14/2022
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
+8.6%
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
$20.65 per share
Book Value
$203.05 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
71,278,000
Market Cap
$3.62 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 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 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 equities research 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 8.6% 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 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, BHF shares have decreased by 2.7% and is now trading at $50.39.
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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 quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.44 by $3.11. The firm had revenue of $2.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2 billion. Brighthouse Financial had a net margin of 18.70% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.46%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 11.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors 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 $50.39.

How much money does Brighthouse Financial make?

Brighthouse Financial (NASDAQ:BHF) has a market capitalization of $3.62 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 8/15/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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