MetLife (MET) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday
MetLife (NYSE:MET) will be releasing its Q413 earnings data on Thursday, February 13th. Analysts expect MetLife to post earnings of $1.30 per share and revenue of $17.43 billion for the quarter. Persons that are interested in participating in the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link.
Shares of MetLife (NYSE:MET) opened at 49.76 on Wednesday. MetLife has a 1-year low of $33.89 and a 1-year high of $54.70. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $51.63 and its 200-day moving average is $49.8. The company has a market cap of $55.784 billion and a P/E ratio of 21.62.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, March 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.275 per share. This represents a $1.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 4th.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on MET shares. Analysts at TheStreet reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of MetLife in a research note on Monday. Finally, analysts at Portales Partners downgraded shares of MetLife from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Monday, January 13th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, fifteen have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $55.00.
MetLife, Inc (NYSE:MET), is a provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs.
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