MetLife Company Profile (NYSE:MET)

About MetLife

MetLife logoMetLife, Inc. (MetLife) is a provider of life insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management. The Company's segments include Retail; Group, Voluntary & Worksite Benefits; Corporate Benefit Funding; Latin America (collectively, the Americas); Asia, and Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Its Retail segment is organized into two businesses: Life & Other, and Annuities. Its Group, Voluntary & Worksite Benefits insurance products and services include life, dental, group short- and long-term disability, property and casualty, long-term care, accidental death and dismemberment, critical illness, vision, and accident and health coverages, as well as prepaid legal plans. Its Corporate Benefit Funding segment provides funding and financing solutions that help institutional customers manage liabilities primarily associated with their qualified, nonqualified and welfare employee benefit programs using a spectrum of life and annuity-based insurance and investment products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MET
  • CUSIP: 59156R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $44.52
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $42.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $43.00
  • 52-Week Range: $1,098,872,000.00 - $35.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.70
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.81
  • P/E Growth: 1.08
  • Market Cap: $48.92B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,098,872,000
  • Beta: 1.87
  • Net Margins: 6.49%
  • Return on Equity: 6.18%
  • Return on Assets: 0.50%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.26%
  • Current Ratio: 0.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.16%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MetLife (NYSE:MET) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.78)
Consensus Price Target: $52.64 (18.25% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
9/7/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$54.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016FBR & CoBoost Price TargetOutperform$51.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$47.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$46.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$52.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$51.00View Rating Details
6/27/2016Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
5/18/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/5/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$65.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
2/8/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetStrong-Buy$56.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperform$55.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetOutperform$60.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$60.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
1/14/2016Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
1/13/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$53.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details
11/11/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$58.00 -> $56.00View Rating Details
11/6/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$58.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
2/13/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/27/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetOutperform$64.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
12/3/2014Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$57.00View Rating Details
10/13/2014Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuy$66.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q216$1.35$0.83$17.35 billion$17.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$1.38$1.20$17.16 billion$16.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$1.36$1.23$17.61 billion$17.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.76$0.62$17.77 billion$17.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$1.48$1.56$17.69 billion$17.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$1.41$1.44$17.53 billion$17.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$1.36$1.38$18.18 billion$18.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$1.39$1.60$17.65 billion$17.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$1.41$1.39$17.54 billion$17.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$1.40$1.37$17.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$1.30$1.37$17.43 billion$18.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$1.34$1.34$17.23 billion$16.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$1.33$1.44$17.31 billion$17.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$1.31$1.48$17.34 billion$17.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$1.18$1.25$17.25 billion$18.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$1.28$1.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$1.25$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.26$1.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$1.25$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.09$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.13$1.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$1.26$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$1.10$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.65 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.70 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$1.35$1.46$1.41
Q2 20163$1.38$1.43$1.41
Q3 20163$1.09$1.48$1.30
Q4 20163$1.34$1.53$1.41
Q1 20172$1.36$1.39$1.38
Q2 20172$1.39$1.40$1.40
Q3 20172$1.41$1.42$1.42
Q4 20172$1.40$1.43$1.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
Annual Dividend:$1.60
Dividend Yield:3.59%
Dividend Growth:25.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:42.11% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
34.41% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
28.07% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.27%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.80%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/2/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell2,000$42.96$85,920.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell2,000$39.43$78,860.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$45.15$189,630.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$45.46$190,932.00View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell2,200$45.00$99,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,400$45.00$198,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Maria R MorrisEVPSell2,000$39.97$79,940.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Maria R. MorrisEVPSell2,000$44.31$88,620.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Kenton J SicchitanoDirectorSell9,503$50.78$482,562.34View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Maria R. MorrisEVPSell4,200$51.23$215,166.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Maria R. MorrisEVPSell4,200$50.60$212,520.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Maria R. MorrisEVPSell4,200$47.22$198,324.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Maria R. MorrisEVPSell4,200$48.42$203,364.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell6,200$57.00$353,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Steven A KandarianCEOSell17,500$57.12$999,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell6,200$52.41$324,942.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$51.72$217,224.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$50.24$211,008.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell2,000$53.00$106,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$50.63$212,646.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$46.85$196,770.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Maria R MorrisEVPSell4,200$54.58$229,236.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Maria R MorrisEVPSell18,300$51.74$946,842.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Peter M CarlsonCAOSell91,625$54.29$4,974,321.25View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Beth HirschhornEVPSell30,594$52.44$1,604,349.36View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013Maria MorrisEVPSell12,000$53.08$636,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013John KeaneDirectorSell1,210$49.57$59,979.70View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013William WheelerInsiderSell40,000$50.92$2,036,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Beth HirschhornEVPSell20,764$44.18$917,353.52View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Kenton J SicchitanoDirectorSell1,536$40.77$62,622.72View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
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News IconFitch Affirms MetLife, Inc. and Most Subsidiaries (NYSE:MET) - September 14 at 6:14 PM logoMetLife Foundation and Sesame Workshop Launch “Dream, Save, Do” Comprehensive Global Program to Support Financial Empowerment in Japan (NYSE:MET) - September 14 at 6:14 PM logoMetLife Celebrates Grand Opening of Its New State-of-the-Art Investments Headquarters in Whippany, N.J. (NYSE:MET) - September 14 at 6:14 PM
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MetLife (NYSE:MET) Chart for Sunday, September, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 9/25/2016 by Staff