MetLife, Inc., a financial services company, provides insurance, annuities, employee benefits, and asset management services worldwide. It operates through five segments: U.S.; Asia; Latin America; Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and MetLife Holdings. The company offers life, dental, group short-and long-term disability, individual disability, accidental death and dismemberment, vision, and accident and health coverages, as well as prepaid legal plans; administrative services-only arrangements to employers; and general and separate account, and synthetic guaranteed interest contracts, as well as private floating rate funding agreements. It also provides pension risk transfers, institutional income annuities, structured settlements, and capital markets investment products; and other products and services, such as life insurance products and funding agreements for funding postretirement benefits, as well as company, bank, or trust-owned life insurance used to finance nonqualified benefit programs for executives. In addition, the company offers personal lines of property and casualty insurance, including private passenger automobile, homeowners', and personal excess liability insurance. Further, it provides fixed and variable annuities, and pension products; accident and health products; regular savings products; whole and term life, endowments, universal and variable life, and group life products; credit insurance products; and protection against long-term health care services. MetLife, Inc. was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
|Symbol||Name||Price(Change)||Market Cap||Price / Earning Ratio||EV/EBITDA|
|LFC||China Life Insurance Company L..||
|PRU||Prudential Financial, Inc||
|MFC||Manulife Financial Corporation||
|LNC||Lincoln National Corporation||
|GL||Globe Life Inc||
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|Volatility (Standard Deviation)||7.14%||100%||A+||89%||B+|
|Risk Adjusted Return||59.94%||88%||B+||71%||C-|
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This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.
This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.
This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.
The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.
The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.
The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.
The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.
The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.
The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.
The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.
The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.
This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector
This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector
This stock has shown below median dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.