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Metlife Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

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Analyst price target for MET

Based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Metlife Inc.
Min Forecast
$74.00+21.75%
Avg Forecast
$77.10+26.85%
Max Forecast
$83.00+36.56%

Should I buy or sell MET stock?

Based on 11 analysts offering ratings for Metlife Inc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
7 analysts 63.64%
Buy
3 analysts 27.27%
Hold
1 analysts 9.09%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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MET stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
Raymond James
Bottom 44%
44
HoldInitiates Coverage OnN/AN/A2022-09-22
Credit Suisse
Top 9%
92
BuyMaintains$77.00+26.69%2022-08-22
Morgan Stanley
Bottom 29%
29
Strong BuyMaintains$83.00+36.56%2022-08-17
Barclays
Top 15%
86
Strong BuyMaintains$75.00+23.40%2022-07-14
Evercore ISI Group
Top 27%
74
BuyMaintains$80.00+31.62%2022-07-06
Wolfe Research
Top 23%
78
BuyUpgrades$74.00+21.75%2022-06-23
Citigroup
Top 3%
98
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage On$77.00+26.69%2022-05-24
Anonymous
Barclays
Strong BuyMaintains$79.00+29.98%2022-04-12
Piper Sandler
Top 4%
97
Strong BuyMaintains$80.00+31.62%2022-04-06Find out why
Jefferies
Top 19%
82
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage On$74.00+21.75%2022-01-26

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Forecast return on equity

Is MET forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
20.96%
Industry
18.52%
Market
121.74%
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Forecast return on assets

Is MET forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
1.17%
Industry
1.71%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

MET earnings per share forecast

What is MET's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$7.36+80.84%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$8.22+101.97%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$8.93+119.41%
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MET revenue forecast

What is MET's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$69.6B+1.94%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$70.7B+3.52%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$74.7B+9.39%
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MET earnings growth forecast

How is MET forecast to perform vs Insurance - Life companies and vs the US market?
Company
30.12%
Industry
18.09%
Market
16.88%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Market Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Savings Rate Forecast

MET revenue growth forecast

How is MET forecast to perform vs Insurance - Life companies and vs the US market?
Company
2.75%
Industry
-0.76%
Market
8.59%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

MET vs Property & Casualty Insurance Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
MET$60.78$77.10+26.85%Strong Buy
AFL$56.20$61.88+10.10%Hold
PRU$85.78$106.42+24.06%Hold
MFC$15.67N/AN/ABuy
PUK$19.92N/AN/AStrong Buy

Metlife Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Metlife Stock a good buy in 2022, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 11 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: MET) stock is to Strong Buy MET stock.

Out of 11 analysts, 7 (63.64%) are recommending MET as a Strong Buy, 3 (27.27%) are recommending MET as a Buy, 1 (9.09%) are recommending MET as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending MET as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending MET as a Strong Sell.

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What is MET's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: MET) Metlife's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 30.12% is forecast to beat the US Insurance - Life industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 18.09%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 16.88%.

Metlife's earnings in 2022 is $3,406,000,000.On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast MET's earnings for 2022 to be $5,870,441,388, with the lowest MET earnings forecast at $5,304,135,221, and the highest MET earnings forecast at $6,301,153,120. On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast MET's earnings for 2023 to be $6,556,389,702, with the lowest MET earnings forecast at $6,317,105,406, and the highest MET earnings forecast at $6,699,960,280.

In 2024, MET is forecast to generate $7,122,695,869 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $6,891,387,716 and the highest earnings forecast at $7,338,051,735.

What is MET's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: MET) Metlife's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 2.75% is forecast to beat the US Insurance - Life industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of -0.76%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.59%.

Metlife's revenue in 2022 is $68,306,000,000.On average, 4 Wall Street analysts forecast MET's revenue for 2022 to be $55,539,918,948,483, with the lowest MET revenue forecast at $54,560,209,280,456, and the highest MET revenue forecast at $56,976,743,775,573. On average, 4 Wall Street analysts forecast MET's revenue for 2023 to be $56,398,839,499,270, with the lowest MET revenue forecast at $54,558,414,648,238, and the highest MET revenue forecast at $59,893,091,319,477.

In 2024, MET is forecast to generate $59,597,771,427,410 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $57,390,870,713,298 and the highest revenue forecast at $63,196,539,437,521.

What is MET's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: MET) forecast ROA is 1.17%, which is lower than the forecast US Insurance - Life industry average of 1.71%.

What is MET's Price Target?

According to 10 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year MET price target, the average MET price target is $77.10, with the highest MET stock price forecast at $83.00 and the lowest MET stock price forecast at $74.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Metlife's share price could reach $77.10 by Sep 22, 2023. The average Metlife stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 26.85% from the current MET share price of $60.78.

What is MET's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: MET) Metlife's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $4.07. On average, analysts forecast that MET's EPS will be $7.36 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $6.65, and the highest EPS forecast at $7.90. On average, analysts forecast that MET's EPS will be $8.22 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $7.92, and the highest EPS forecast at $8.40. In 2024, MET's EPS is forecast to hit $8.93 (min: $8.64, max: $9.20).

What is MET's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: MET) forecast ROE is 20.96%, which is considered strong.
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