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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 48409.77. It is in the Life Insurance industry and sector Financial, with a current P/E of 11.7, a forward P/E of 7.81 and EPS of 3.8. At a stock price of 44.5 (1.64%) it has a dividend yield of 3.60%.

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 22.37% and more long-term 8.73% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -93.80%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 5.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -5.60%.

For performance, MetLife, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 2.37%. For the last month performance for MetLife, Inc. is 10.15%. While the last quarter is 6.37% and half year, 2.82%. Finally for the year, performance is -7.12%.

The 52-week high for MetLife, Inc., is at -12.82%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 29.50%. The 20-day simple moving average is 6.73% and 4.46% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.72%, and for the month it is 1.88%. MetLife, Inc., has a target price of 49.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.25, and for total debt/equity MetLife, Inc. has 0.83. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 10.70%, the profit margin is 6.20%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 76.00%. MetLife, Inc. has a payout ratio of 39.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 1087.86. The shares float is 931.27, with the float short at 1.70%, with short ratio coming to 1.95.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see MetLife, Inc., get 0.50%, with its returns on investment at 5.20%. Return on equity is 5.80%. So will the investors see the target price of 49, 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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