MetLife, Inc. (MET): Price and Financial Metrics

MetLife, Inc. (MET): $60.10

-2.53 (-4.04%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where MET ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 88.02% of US stocks.
  • MET's strongest trending metric is Sentiment; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • MET ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 34th percentile.

MET Stock Summary

  • Metlife Inc's market capitalization of $52,681,862,888 is ahead of 94.99% of US-listed equities.
  • Of note is the ratio of Metlife Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.35% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of Metlife Inc's share price is greater than that of only 4.85% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MET, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are E, SNP, NEM, BCE, and EXC.
  • MET's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Metlife Inc's official web site, go to

MET Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, MET's price/sales ratio is 78.12% lower, now standing at 0.7.
  • MET's price/earnings ratio has moved down 3.6 over the prior 243 months.
  • MET's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 4 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 2021-08-05 0.8 0.8 46.2 32.4
MET 2015-12-09 0.7 0.8 9.2 8.1
MET 2015-03-19 0.8 0.8 9.1 7.9
MET 2012-06-11 0.4 0.5 5.5 5.4
MET 2010-04-06 0.9 1.1 -15.5 -11.6
MET 2009-07-31 0.5 1.2 14.7 10.9

MET Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at 90.09%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at -18.13%.
  • The 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 81.29%.
Over the past 52 months, MET's revenue has gone up $7,096,000,000.

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
2021-09-30 70,409 12,409 5,301
2021-06-30 69,519 12,696 4,413
2021-03-31 65,094 11,288 1,115
2020-12-31 67,842 11,639 5,191
2020-09-30 65,567 11,667 5,603
2020-06-30 68,230 12,020 7,122

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 $60.10 52-week high $67.68
Prev. close $62.63 52-week low $44.62
Day low $58.65 Volume 4,296,800
Day high $60.44 Avg. volume 4,959,002
50-day MA $63.49 Dividend yield 3.19%
200-day MA $61.79 Market Cap 50.55B

MetLife, Inc. (MET) Company Bio

Metlife Inc. provides life insurance, annuities, employee benefits, and asset management products in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. It operates in six segments: Retail; Group, Voluntary & Worksite Benefits; Corporate Benefit Funding; Latin America; Asia; and Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The company was founded in 1863 and is based in New York, New York.

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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 Michel Khalaf and CFO John McCallion to Speak at the Goldman Sachs 2021 US Financial Services Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetLife''s CEO and CFO will participate in a fireside chat at the Goldman Sachs 2021 US Financial Services Conference on Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021.

Business Wire | November 16, 2021

1832 Asset Management L.P. Grows Stock Position in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET)

1832 Asset Management L.P. grew its position in shares of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) by 27.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 895 shares of the financial services providers stock after acquiring an additional 195 shares during the quarter. 1832 Asset Management []

Dakota Financial News | November 16, 2021

MetLife Declares Fourth Quarter 2021 Preferred Stock Dividends

NEW YORK, November 15, 2021--MetLife Declares Fourth Quarter 2021 Preferred Stock Dividends

Yahoo | November 15, 2021

MetLife Named to 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

NEW YORK, November 15, 2021--MetLife announced that, for the sixth year in a row, it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America.

Yahoo | November 15, 2021

MetLife Recognized as a Military Friendly Employer for the 10th Consecutive Year

NEW YORK, November 11, 2021--MetLife today announced that it has been recognized as a 2022 Military Friendly® Employer and a 2022 Military Friendly Spouse Employer.

Yahoo | November 11, 2021

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MET Price Returns

1-mo -3.58%
3-mo -2.13%
6-mo -8.23%
1-year 30.78%
3-year 52.13%
5-year 49.11%
YTD 32.17%
2020 -3.42%
2019 28.84%
2018 -15.77%
2017 8.23%
2016 15.86%

MET Dividends

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Metlife Inc (MET) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Metlife Inc (MET) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Metlife Inc (MET) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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