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  • Last Close 62.91
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Insurance - Life
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 62.71  –  63.62
  • Year Range 48.95  –  77.36
  • Market Cap 47.3097 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 3.3 Mil /  3.7 Mil
  • Price / Sales 0.70
  • Price / Book 1.57
  • Forward Div Yield 3.79%
  • Trailing Div Yield 3.24%

Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis MET

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Suryansh Sharma Equity Analyst

Business Strategy and Outlook

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Metlife provides a variety of insurance and financial services products, including life, dental, disability, vision, accident & health, stable value, and annuities in various countries. The company is a leader in the attractive group benefits business in the U.S. where products are sold through long-standing relationships with corporate employers. This business is relatively capital-light and entails lower risk because the company can reprice its products quickly based on experience. MetLife’s recent acquisitions and its investments into new product segments (such as pet insurance, health savings accounts, and Versant Health) will enable it to offer a comprehensive suite of products in the group benefits segment and expand its market share.

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Business Description

MetLife is one of the largest life insurers in the U.S. by assets and provides a variety of insurance and financial services products. The company is organized into five segments: U.S., Asia, Latin America, EMEA, and MetLife Holdings. The U.S. business contributes around 41% of earnings and is broken into the group benefits segment and the retirement solutions segment. The Asia segment contributes around 28% of earnings and is mainly composed of the Japan business with increasing contributions from India, China, and Bangladesh. The company also holds leading market positions in Mexico and Chile with the Latin America segment contributing around 6% of earnings. The EMEA and the MetLife segments contribute around 5% and 20% of earnings, respectively.

200 Park Avenue
New York, NY, 10166-0188
Industry Insurance - Life
Employees 45,000

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FAQs for MetLife Inc Stock

Yes. MET has a forward dividend yield of 3.31%. See MET’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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MET’s market cap is 47.31 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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MET’s stock style is Large Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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MET’s price/sales is 0.70.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

MET’s price/forward earnings is 24.77.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

MET’s price/book is 1.57.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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MET’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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