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How has MetLife, Inc.:(NYSE:MET) performed recently?

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 47286.76. It is in the Life Insurance industry and sector Financial, with a current P/E of 9.22, a forward P/E of 7.3 and EPS of 4.67. At a stock price of 42.75 (-0.77%) it has a dividend yield of 3.71%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 10.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by -15.70%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.78% and more long-term 9.05% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 5.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 5.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -1.20%.

For performance, MetLife, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.32%. For the last month performance for MetLife, Inc. is 14.27%. While the last quarter is -4.93% and half year, 0.18%. Finally for the year, performance is -22.26%.

The 52-week high for MetLife, Inc., is at -23.19%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 23.26%. The 20-day simple moving average is 0.54% and -3.11% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.20%, and for the month it is 2.04%. MetLife, Inc., has a target price of 49.92.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.28, and for total debt/equity MetLife, Inc. has 0.82. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 12.30%, the profit margin is 7.50%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 75.90%. MetLife, Inc. has a payout ratio of 31.90%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 1097.65. The shares float is 929.25, with the float short at 1.51%, with short ratio coming to 1.93.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see MetLife, Inc., get 0.60%, with its returns on investment at 5.20%. Return on equity is 7.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 49.92, reached soon?

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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