MetLife Inc. (MET): Price and Financial Metrics

MetLife Inc. (MET): $72.16

0.12 (+0.17%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where MET ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 83% of US stocks.
  • MET's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • MET's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 33.36% of US stocks).

MET Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $56,664,260,125, METLIFE INC has a greater market value than 95.93% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of METLIFE INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.48% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • MET's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 96.85% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MET, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are E, CVE, PXD, BCE, and ED.
  • Visit MET's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MET Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, MET's price/earnings ratio is 119.3% higher, now standing at 25.
  • MET's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MET.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MET 2023-01-23 0.8 2.2 25.0 21.5
MET 2023-01-20 0.7 2.2 24.9 21.3
MET 2023-01-19 0.7 2.2 24.6 21.1
MET 2023-01-18 0.7 2.2 24.8 21.3
MET 2023-01-17 0.8 2.2 25.3 21.7
MET 2023-01-13 0.8 2.3 25.5 21.9

MET Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 1388.79%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -2.52%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 498.12%.
Over the past 49 months, MET's revenue has gone up $5,399,000,000.

The table below shows MET's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 73,671 16,010 2,216
2022-06-30 68,306 15,238 3,406
2022-03-31 71,274 13,054 6,669
2021-12-31 71,080 12,596 6,353
2021-09-30 70,409 12,409 5,301
2021-06-30 69,519 12,696 4,413

MET's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MET has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 34.64% of graded US stocks.
  • MET's asset turnover comes in at 0.089 -- ranking 110th of 133 Insurance stocks.
  • FAF, ERIE, and PRA are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MET.

The table below shows MET's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.089 0.270 0.008
2021-03-31 0.084 0.224 0.002
2020-12-31 0.088 0.296 0.009
2020-09-30 0.087 0.306 0.009
2020-06-30 0.091 0.321 0.012
2020-03-31 0.097 0.341 0.015

MET Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MET, see our MET price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $71.80 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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MET Price/Volume Stats

Current price $72.16 52-week high $77.36
Prev. close $72.04 52-week low $57.41
Day low $71.66 Volume 2,984,200
Day high $72.64 Avg. volume 3,606,179
50-day MA $73.12 Dividend yield 2.77%
200-day MA $67.52 Market Cap 56.62B

MetLife Inc. (MET) Company Bio

MetLife, Inc. is the holding corporation for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MLIC), better known asMetLife, and its affiliates. MetLife is among the largest global providers of insurance, annuities, and employee benefit programs, with 90 million customers in over 60 countries. The firm was founded on March 24, 1868. MetLife ranked No. 43 in the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest MET News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about METLIFE INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MET as an investment opportunity.

MetLife CEO and CFO to Speak at Bank of America Securities Financial Services Conference 2023

NEW YORK, January 25, 2023--MetLife CEO and CFO to Speak at Bank of America Securities Financial Services Conference 2023

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

Earnings Preview: MetLife (MET) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline

MetLife (MET) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

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Yahoo | January 16, 2023

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of MetLife, Inc. and Most of Its Life/Health Subsidiaries

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A+ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of “aa-” (Superior) of most members of Metropolitan Life Insurance Group. In addition, AM Best has upgraded the FSR to A+ (Superior) from A (Excellent) and the Long-Term ICR to “aa-” (Superior) from “a+” (Excellent) of Metropolitan General Insurance Company.

Wallstreet:Online | January 13, 2023

MetLife Pet Insurance Has a New Top Dog: Snoopy

NEW YORK, January 13, 2023--As pet ownership levels in the United States continue to reach new heights, MetLife Pet Insurance announced today it will partner with one of the world’s most legendary pets, Snoopy, to build greater awareness of the critical importance of pet health insurance.

Yahoo | January 13, 2023

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MET Price Returns

1-mo -0.29%
3-mo -1.25%
6-mo 14.78%
1-year 10.78%
3-year 61.80%
5-year 78.93%
YTD -0.29%
2022 19.23%
2021 37.43%
2020 -3.42%
2019 28.84%
2018 -15.77%

MET Dividends

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