MetLife Inc. (NYSE: MET) open the trading on February 19, 2021, with great promise as it jumped 1.96% to $56.07. During the day, the stock rose to $56.2518 and sunk to $55.35 before settling in for the price of $54.99 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, MET posted a 52-week range of $22.85-$56.74.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Financial sector firm’s annual sales growth was 2.00%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 10.50%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -6.20%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $899.70 million, simultaneously with a float of $762.60 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $49.49 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $49.68, while the 200-day Moving Average is $41.51.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 49000 employees. It has generated 1,458,968 per worker during the last fiscal year. For the Profitability, stocks operating margin was +11.92 and Pretax Margin of +10.21.
MetLife Inc. (MET) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Insurance – Life industry. MetLife Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 77.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 05, this organization’s EVP & Chief Financial Officer sold 7,456 shares at the rate of 52.22, making the entire transaction reach 389,315 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 31,521. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 13, Company’s Director sold 3,657 for 39.50, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 144,452. This particular insider is now the holder of 47,264 in total.
MetLife Inc. (MET) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 12/30/2020 suggests? It has posted $2.03 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $1.52) by $0.51. This company achieved a net margin of +7.97 while generating a return on equity of 7.69. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.52 per share during the current fiscal year.
MetLife Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -6.20% and is forecasted to reach 6.95 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 4.20% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 10.50% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
MetLife Inc. (NYSE: MET) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for MetLife Inc. (MET). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.28. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $9.92, and its Beta score is 1.35. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.73. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 4.96.
In the same vein, MET’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 5.65, a figure that is expected to reach 1.46 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 6.95 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of MetLife Inc. (MET)
[MetLife Inc., MET] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 77.96% While, its Average True Range was 1.30.
Raw Stochastic average of MetLife Inc. (MET) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 96.76%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 92.55% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 21.83% that was lower than 35.54% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.