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: $40.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.284
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.381
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.716
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.10
  • P/E Growth: 0.990
  • Market Cap: $44.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,098,872,000
  • Beta: 1.94
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MetLife (NYSE:MET) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.76)
Consensus Price Target: $52.43 (29.17% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MetLife (NYSE:MET)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
6/6/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuyView 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
4/7/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuyView 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 8/23/2014 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: $4.70 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.72 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:3.94%
Payout Ratio:42.11% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
34.04% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.97% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:25.90% (3 Year Average)

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)
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)
DateHeadline logoState insurance regulators say U.S. government ignored them in MetLife case (NYSE:MET) - August 23 at 3:55 PM logoMetLife AIG ANB for Cooperative Insurnce : SAMA approves insurance products for 3 KSA firms (NYSE:MET) - August 23 at 10:33 AM logoMetLife: Valuation Appeals Here, But Is That Enough? (NYSE:MET) - August 22 at 6:08 PM logo[$$] Tracy's Take: MetLife Case Puts Cost-Benefit Analysis on Trial (NYSE:MET) - August 22 at 10:45 AM
News IconIs MetLife, Inc.(NYSE: MET), a large market cap stock a smart buy ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:MET) - August 20 at 10:13 AM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Boeing Co (NYSE:BA), Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MET) - August 20 at 10:13 AM
News IconFinancial Stocks Summary: Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX), Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:MET) - August 19 at 6:03 PM logo[$$] MetLife Doesn't Oppose Quick Hearing in SIFI Case (NYSE:MET) - August 19 at 6:03 PM logoMetlife : FSOC seeks prompt arguments in MetLife case (NYSE:MET) - August 19 at 9:09 AM
News IconFSOC seeks prompt arguments in MetLife case (NYSE:MET) - August 18 at 6:13 PM logo[$$] FSOC Renews Request for Expedited Arguments in MetLife Case (NYSE:MET) - August 18 at 6:13 PM logoMetLife's Uphill Battle Against a Costly Four-Letter Word (NYSE:MET) - August 18 at 9:14 AM
News IconIs MetLife, Inc.(NYSE: MET), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:MET) - August 17 at 6:22 PM
News IconKinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) & Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) Stock's Buzzers - Money News (press release) (NYSE:MET) - August 17 at 6:22 PM logoBRIEF-Felix Baker reports stake of 14.99 pct in BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM
News IconMetLife Urges D.C. Circuit to Uphold Ruling Against 'Too Big to Fail' Designation (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM logoMetLife Asks Appeals Court to Uphold Removal of ‘SIFI’ Label (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) from Life Insurance (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM logoMetLife (MET) Stock Down, Defends Removal of 'SIFI' Label (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM logo[$$] MetLife Asks Appeals Court to Uphold Removal of 'SIFI' Label (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM logoMetLife lays out strategy in 'too big to fail' court fight (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 6:16 PM
News IconBunker Labs RDU & MetLife to Empower Veteran Entrepreneurs through Raleigh-Durham Muster on September 22 (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 9:29 AM logoMetlife : Bunker Labs RDU & MetLife to Empower Veteran Entrepreneurs through Raleigh-Durham Muster on September 22 (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 9:29 AM
News IconMetLife goes for broke in latest SIFI case filing (NYSE:MET) - August 16 at 9:29 AM logoMETLIFE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:MET) - August 15 at 6:22 PM logoMETLIFE DECLARES THIRD QUARTER 2016 PREFERRED STOCK DIVIDEND (NYSE:MET) - August 15 at 6:22 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:MET) - August 15 at 8:20 AM logo[$$] Insurers elicit fury over increases in elderly care premiums (NYSE:MET) - August 15 at 8:20 AM logoWhy Some Life Insurance Premiums Are Skyrocketing (NYSE:MET) - August 13 at 5:55 PM
News IconStock under Consideration: MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) - Post Registrar (NYSE:MET) - August 13 at 5:55 PM
News IconMetLife, Unum rate hikes leave seniors feeling ‘scammed’ (NYSE:MET) - August 12 at 6:12 PM
News IconMETLIFE VARIABLE ANNUITY ALERT — Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. Announces Investigation of MetLife Securities… (NYSE:MET) - August 12 at 6:12 PM logoMETLIFE INC Financials (NYSE:MET) - August 12 at 6:12 PM
News IconMetLIfe, Unum under scrutiny for big rate hikes in hearing today (NYSE:MET) - August 12 at 9:25 AM logoAmerican International Group, Metlife: A Look at Post-Brexit Performance - Bidness ETC (NYSE:MET) - August 11 at 6:32 PM
News IconMetLife VAs flounder as Fidelity halts sales (NYSE:MET) - August 10 at 6:35 PM
News IconMassMutual ‘Leaning Toward’ BD Channel Sales (NYSE:MET) - August 10 at 9:08 AM logoNationwide Fund Advisors Bought A Little More MetLife, Inc. Common Stock (MET) Stock (NYSE:MET) - August 9 at 6:23 PM logoAIG CEO Says Too-Big-to-Fail Exit Not Among Top Priorities (1) (NYSE:MET) - August 9 at 6:23 PM
News IconMetLife scaling back costs, jobs (NYSE:MET) - August 9 at 6:23 PM logoETF’s with exposure to MetLife, Inc. : August 9, 2016 (NYSE:MET) - August 9 at 6:23 PM
News IconTroi Branham Interns with MetLife through INROADS (NYSE:MET) - August 9 at 9:14 AM logoFerguson Brings $2.5 Billion to Financial Supermarket Bank Aisle (NYSE:MET) - August 9 at 9:14 AM
News IconEarnings Analysis to see: PetroleoBrasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE:PBR), MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) - News Oracle (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 6:20 PM
News IconMetlife Inc (NYSE:MET) & Companhia Energetica Minas Gerais (NYSE:CIG) News Buzz - Money News (press release) (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 6:20 PM logoIs MetLife Inc (NYSE:MET) an Incredibly Valuable Stock? - Street ... - Street Report (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 6:20 PM logoOn The Dip, MetLife Deserves A Closer Look - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 6:20 PM logoMetLife, Inc. :MET-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 6:20 PM
News IconMetLife CEO on interest rates, Brexit and restructuring (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 10:51 AM logoOn The Dip, MetLife Deserves A Closer Look (NYSE:MET) - August 8 at 10:51 AM


MetLife (NYSE:MET) Chart for Tuesday, August, 23, 2016

Last Updated on 8/23/2016 by Staff