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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) which is in the industry Life Insurance, gaining 1.02% today. In the last week its performance is 1.72%, and -9.95% for the past quarter. Currently, MetLife, Inc., MET has a target price of 50.29, so today’s gain of 1.02% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.23%.

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), has a market cap of 42496.78, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 75.90%.

At the current price of 38.74, it has a dividend yield of 4.17%, and its target price is 50.29. This is with a profit margin of 7.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.82. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has a P/E of 8.21, as well as a forward P/E of 6.42.

With a current EPS of 4.67, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.84%,MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 12.40%.

Performance for the year is -28.86%. Since its IPO date on 04/05/2000, the total performance to date is -19.01%.

Volume today for MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), is 3213554, while its average volume is 6678.6. Whilst the total gain today was 1.02%, it did have a day high of -16.76%.

Volatility for this week has been at 3.15%, and 2.75% for the month. The 52-week low for MetLife, Inc., MET has been 11.70%, while the 52-week-high has reached -31.19%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 5.20%, and its return on assets is 0.60%. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has an operating margin of 12.30%. With a sales growth of -1.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that MetLife, Inc., MET is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.28, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of MetLife, Inc.? Well its PEG is 0.66, and the P/S is 0.61, along with a P/B of 0.56. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 3.2.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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