MetLife, Inc. (MET) Dividend Details and dates on New York Stock Exchange

MetLife, Inc. Dividend Stock Review

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MetLife, Inc. (MET) Dividend Details and dates on New York Stock Exchange

MetLife, Inc. MetLife, Inc. provides insurance and financial services to individual and institutional customers. It offers life insurance, annuities, automobile and homeowner's insurance and retail banking services to individuals as well as group insurance, reinsurance and retirement and savings products and services. The company operates through the following segments: U.S., Asia, Latin America, EMEA, MetLife Holdings and Corporate & Other. The U.S. segment offers a broad range of protection products and services aimed at serving the financial needs of customers throughout their lives. The U.S. segment is organized into three businesses: Group Benefits, Retirement and Income Solutions and Property & Casualty. The Asia segment offers a broad range of products to individuals and corporations, as well as other institutions and their respective employees, which include whole life, term life, variable life, universal life, accident & health insurance, fixed and variable annuities and endowment products. The Latin America segment offers a broad range of products to individuals and corporations, as well as other institutions and their respective employees, which include life insurance, accident & health insurance, credit insurance and retirement and savings products. The EMEA segment offers a broad range of products to individuals and corporations, as well as other institutions and their respective employees, which include life insurance, accident & health insurance, credit insurance and retirement and savings products. The MetLife Holdings segment consists of operations relating to products and businesses, such as variable, universal, term and whole life insurance, variable, fixed and index-linked annuities, long-term care insurance, as well as the assumed variable annuity guarantees. The Corporate & Other segment contains the excess capital, as well as certain charges and activities, not allocated to the segments. Metlife was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
Sector: Finance Life/Health Insurance

Dividend income advisory for MET
Dividend Yield for MET
The expected yield for MET is 3.51 %, this seems a healthy dividend return and if MetLife, Inc. is also cheaply priced, and has a low debt to equity ratio and if MetLife, Inc. makes a good profit.

How is MET priced
MET has a trailing price to earnings ratio (P/E) of 9.25. The ratio is determined by the performance in the last 12 months. The P/E ratio seems very good, however we should verify if there are no exceptional reasons for MetLife, Inc. to record this P/E ratio.

Debt to equity of MET
With the Debt To Equity rate of MET (0.33) we can conclude that MetLife, Inc. does not seem to have more liabilities than equity provided by the shareholders. A lower D/E ratio stands for a less risky investment.

Price Prediction for MET
On average analists predict that MET will be correctly priced after a 8%. change. We can expect some long term capital gains.

Upcoming Dividends for MET
No Upcoming dividends declared.

Dividends in past 12 months MET
Declared Ex Dividend Date Payment Date Record Date Amount Frequency
2019-04-23 2019-05-06 2019-06-13 2019-05-07 0.44 USD Quarterly
2019-01-07 2019-02-04 2019-03-13 2019-02-05 0.42 USD Quarterly
2018-10-23 2018-11-05 2018-12-13 2018-11-06 0.42 USD Quarterly
2018-07-06 2018-08-03 2018-09-13 2018-08-06 0.42 USD Quarterly


Historical Dividends & Cap Growth for MET
Past 5 Year Capital Gains -12.58 %
Dividend yield 14.46 %
Growth including dividends 1.87%
Latest news for MET

2019-05-15 MetLife, Inc. Deposit Shs Repr Non-Cum Perp Red Pfd Shs Series E declares $0.3515625 dividend No summary available.
Original Article @ Seeking Alpha

2019-05-06 Here are the executive power moves that help explain everything that's going on in media, tech and finance Keeping an eye on major hires and promotions is one of the best ways to understand a company's strategy. The Org tracks executive changes at companies big and small. Here's a snapshot of the most important executive moves of the week across media, tech, and finance. This week, former Tumblr executive Brian Murphy was named Chief Technology Officer at SeatGeek where he will oversee the development and enhancement of SeatGeek's product and technology across all platform. Read more about this and other notable executive changes. SeatGeek names former Tumblr executive as Chief Technology Officer Brian Murphy, former executive at Tumblr, The New York Times, and Condé Nast, joined SeatGeek as Chief Technology Officer. Murphy previously spent three years at Tumblr, where he was Chief Technology Officer and oversaw teams that worked to optimize the product for hundreds of millions of users. Prior to Tumblr, Brian was Vice President of Engineering at The New York Times, and spent nearly a decade as the Senior Director of Technology at Condé Nast, where he oversaw the digital execution of its award-winning brands.
Original Article @ Business Insider

2019-05-03 MetLife (MET) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript MET earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2019.
Original Article @ The Motley Fool

2019-05-02 MetLife, Inc. (MET) CEO Michel Khalaf on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript No summary available.
Original Article @ Seeking Alpha

2019-05-02 MetLife profit beats on robust underwriting, volumes U.S. insurer MetLife Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, buoyed by strong underwriting, volume growth, as well as higher investment income.
Original Article @ Reuters

2019-05-01 MetLife (MET) Surpasses Q1 Earnings Estimates MetLife (MET) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 13.85% and -0.33%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Original Article @ Zacks Investment Research

2019-05-01 MetLife +1.4% after Q1 EPS beats No summary available.
Original Article @ Seeking Alpha

2019-05-01 MetLife profit rises 8 percent on higher investment income MetLife Inc on Wednesday reported an 8 percent rise in profit for its last quarter under long-time Chief Executive Officer Steven Kandarian, driven by higher investment income and premiums.
Original Article @ Reuters

2019-05-01 MetLife’s CIO Urges Caution on Debt for Firms Pursuing Takeovers MetLife Inc. Chief Investment Officer Steve Goulart, who oversees almost $600 billion for the insurer as well as outside investors, said he’s becoming cautious on credit markets, especially on firms borrowing aggressively for mergers and acquisitions.
Original Article @ Bloomberg

2019-04-26 MetLife’s Departing CEO Urges Executives to Take Public Stances The outgoing head of MetLife Inc., the largest U.S. life insurer, has a message for business leaders: Don’t abandon the public square.
Original Article @ Bloomberg

Dividend Stats For MET

  • Current Dividend Yield 3.51%
  • Past Year Payout: 1.7 USD
  • Next Ex Dividend Undeclared
  • Next Payment: N/A USD
  • Our score 78 %

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