Brighthouse Financial Inc (NYSE:BHF) Director C Edward Chaplin purchased 2,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 13th. The stock was bought at an average price of $55.03 per share, for a total transaction of $110,060.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 2,000 shares in the company, valued at $110,060. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Brighthouse Financial Inc (NYSE BHF) traded up 1.69% during trading on Friday, reaching $56.56. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,680,274 shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $58.27 and a 200 day moving average of $54.35. Brighthouse Financial Inc has a 52 week low of $52.75 and a 52 week high of $75.00.

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Several equities analysts recently issued reports on BHF shares. J P Morgan Chase & Co started coverage on Brighthouse Financial in a research report on Monday, July 24th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $78.00 price target on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada started coverage on Brighthouse Financial in a research report on Monday, August 7th. They set a “sector perform” rating and a $77.00 target price on the stock. FBR & Co started coverage on Brighthouse Financial in a research report on Monday, August 7th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $72.00 target price on the stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods started coverage on Brighthouse Financial in a research report on Monday, August 7th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $65.00 target price on the stock. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company started coverage on Brighthouse Financial in a research report on Monday, August 7th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $71.00 target price on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $69.45.

Brighthouse Financial Company Profile

Brighthouse Financial, Inc is a provider of life insurance and annuity products in the United States. The Company offers a range of products and services, which include variable, fixed, index-linked and income annuities, as well as variable, universal, term and whole life products. These products and services are marketed through various third party retail distribution channels in the United States.

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