Metlife Inc (MET) : Flippin Bruce Porter Inc scooped up 7,056 additional shares in Metlife Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 8, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 169,337 shares of Metlife Inc which is valued at $6,798,881.Metlife Inc makes up approximately 1.91% of Flippin Bruce Porter Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Gyroscope Capital Management Group added MET to its portfolio by purchasing 84,959 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $3,411,104. Metlife Inc makes up approx 2.67% of Gyroscope Capital Management Group’s portfolio. Princeton Alpha Management Lp added MET to its portfolio by purchasing 7,904 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $325,171. Metlife Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Princeton Alpha Management Lp’s portfolio.Boston Partners reduced its stake in MET by selling 782,595 shares or 11.23% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,186,648 shares of MET which is valued at $254,518,699. Metlife Inc makes up approx 0.35% of Boston Partners’s portfolio.Private Wealth Partners reduced its stake in MET by selling 15,860 shares or 14.16% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 96,140 shares of MET which is valued at $4,151,325. Metlife Inc makes up approx 0.96% of Private Wealth Partners’s portfolio.
Metlife Inc opened for trading at $40.09 and hit $40.31 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $40.23, with a gain of 1.18% or 0.47 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 63,26,606 shares. Company has a market cap of $44,208 M.
On the company’s financial health, Metlife Inc reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.52 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.35. The company had revenue of $16955.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $17201.68 million. The company’s revenue was down -2.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.56 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Metlife Inc. Shares were Downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Jul 13, 2016 to ” Hold” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 44 from a previous price target of $47 .
MetLife Inc. (MetLife) is a provider of life insurance annuities employee benefits and asset management. The Companys segments include Retail; Group Voluntary & Worksite Benefits and Corporate Benefit Funding. Its three geographic segments are Latin America (collectively the Americas); Asia and Europe the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). In addition MetLife’s Corporate & Other includes MetLife Home Loans LLC (MLHL) the surviving non-bank entity of the merger of MetLife Bank National Association (MetLife Bank) with and into MLHL and other business activities. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates it operates in the United States Japan Latin America Asia Europe and the Middle East. The Companys businesses in the Americas offer a range of protection products and services.