As on May 18, 2021, MetLife Inc. (NYSE: MET) started slowly as it slid -0.47% to $65.39. During the day, the stock rose to $66.02 and sunk to $65.34 before settling in for the price of $65.70 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, MET posted a 52-week range of $32.34-$67.68.
The Financial Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period 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 $885.40 million, simultaneously with a float of $740.84 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $56.07 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $62.42, while the 200-day Moving Average is $49.20.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 46500 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
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Insurance – Life industry. MetLife Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 77.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on May 11, this organization’s EVP & Chief Risk Officer sold 11,000 shares at the rate of 64.58, making the entire transaction reach 710,425 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 43,112. Preceding that transaction, on Feb 24, Company’s EVP & Chief Financial Officer sold 7,742 for 59.52, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 460,776. This particular insider is now the holder of 69,436 in total.
MetLife Inc. (MET) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 3/31/2021, the company posted $2.2 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $1.53) by $0.67. 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 1.6 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 7.06 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 4.83% 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 1.36. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $53.21, and its Beta score is 1.32. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.86. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 5.82.
In the same vein, MET’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.23, a figure that is expected to reach 1.57 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 7.06 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of MetLife Inc. (MET)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [MetLife Inc., MET], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 4.35 million was lower the volume of 5.36 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 58.33% While, its Average True Range was 1.42.
Raw Stochastic average of MetLife Inc. (MET) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 89.67%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 52.69% 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 23.80% that was lower than 25.41% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.