MET MetLife

  • STOCK
  • MET
  • Price as of: Jan 20, 04:04 PM EST
  • $54.33
  • +$0.31
  • +0.6%
  • Industry
  • Life insurance
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MET Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    2.94% Financial Average 3.29%
  • Annualized Payout
    $1.60 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    34.4% EPS $4.65
  • Dividend Growth
    4 yrs Since 2013
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Upcoming Dividend Payouts

MET Upcoming Dividend Payouts

Next Ex-Dividend Date
Feb 02
Date
$0.40
Amount
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Feb 2, 2017
Feb 02, 2017
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Next Ex-Dividend Date
Next Pay Date
Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.4000 2017-01-06 2017-02-02 2017-02-06 2017-03-13 Regular
DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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Metric MET Rank MET Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is better than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

MET Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
16.0% 6.8% 4 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

MET Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.5750 2016 6.8%
$1.4750 2015 11.3%
Historical Dividend Data

MET Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.4000 2017-01-06 2017-02-02 2017-02-06 2017-03-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2016-10-25 2016-11-03 2016-11-07 2016-12-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2016-07-07 2016-08-04 2016-08-08 2016-09-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2016-04-26 2016-05-05 2016-05-09 2016-06-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3750 2016-01-06 2016-02-03 2016-02-05 2016-03-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3750 2015-10-27 2015-11-04 2015-11-06 2015-12-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3750 2015-07-07 2015-08-05 2015-08-07 2015-09-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3750 2015-04-28 2015-05-07 2015-05-11 2015-06-12 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2015-01-06 2015-02-04 2015-02-06 2015-03-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2014-10-28 2014-11-05 2014-11-07 2014-12-12 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2014-07-07 2014-08-06 2014-08-08 2014-09-12 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3500 2014-04-22 2014-05-07 2014-05-09 2014-06-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2014-01-06 2014-02-04 2014-02-06 2014-03-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2013-10-22 2013-11-06 2013-11-08 2013-12-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2013-06-25 2013-08-07 2013-08-09 2013-09-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2750 2013-04-23 2013-05-07 2013-05-09 2013-06-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2013-01-04 2013-02-04 2013-02-06 2013-03-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7400 2012-10-23 2012-11-07 2012-11-09 2012-12-14 Yes Regular Annual
$0.7400 2011-10-25 2011-11-07 2011-11-09 2011-12-14 Yes Regular Annual
$0.7400 2010-10-26 2010-11-05 2010-11-09 2010-12-14 Yes Regular Annual
$0.7400 2009-10-29 2009-11-05 2009-11-09 2009-12-14 Yes Regular Annual
$0.7400 2008-10-28 2008-11-06 2008-11-10 2008-12-15 Yes Regular Annual
$0.7400 2007-10-23 2007-11-02 2007-11-06 2007-12-14 Yes Regular Annual
$0.5900 2006-10-24 2006-11-02 2006-11-06 2006-12-15 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.5200 2005-10-25 2005-11-03 2005-11-07 2005-12-15 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.4600 2004-09-28 2004-11-03 2004-11-05 2004-12-13 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.2300 2003-10-21 2003-11-05 2003-11-07 2003-12-15 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.2100 2002-10-22 2002-11-06 2002-11-08 2002-12-13 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.2000 2001-10-23 2001-11-02 2001-11-06 2001-12-14 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.2000 2000-10-24 2000-11-03 2000-11-07 2000-12-15 Unknown Regular Annual
$0.0589 1997-11-04 1997-11-06 1997-12-02 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0688 1996-11-05 1996-11-07 1996-12-03 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0100 1996-03-14 1996-03-21 1996-03-25 1996-03-29 Unknown Special N/A
$0.1000 1996-03-13 1996-03-21 1996-03-25 1996-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1995-12-08 1995-12-14 1995-12-18 1995-12-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0627 1995-10-13 1995-10-17 1995-11-20 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0700 1995-09-08 1995-09-18 1995-09-20 1995-09-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1995-06-08 1995-06-19 1995-06-21 1995-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1300 1995-03-10 1995-03-15 1995-03-21 1995-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 1994-11-28 1994-12-02 1994-12-08 1994-12-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0536 1994-10-28 1994-11-03 1994-11-21 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0500 1994-09-09 1994-09-14 1994-09-20 1994-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1200 1994-06-10 1994-06-16 1994-06-22 1994-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0800 1994-03-11 1994-03-16 1994-03-22 1994-03-31 Unknown Special N/A
$0.1400 1994-03-11 1994-03-16 1994-03-22 1994-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0230 1993-11-26 1993-12-02 1993-12-31 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.1800 1993-12-10 1993-12-14 1993-12-20 1993-12-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1993-09-10 1993-09-15 1993-09-20 1993-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1400 1993-06-11 1993-06-15 1993-06-21 1993-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1400 1993-03-15 1993-03-22 1993-03-26 1993-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0300 1993-03-15 1993-03-22 1993-03-26 1993-03-31 Unknown Special N/A

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Company Profile

MET Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Financial
Industry: Life Insurance

MetLife, Inc. (MET) is a provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs. The company serves over 90 million customers in over 60 countries. MET operates in six segments including Insurance Products, Retirement Products, Corporate Benefit Funding and Auto & Home,, and Japan and Other International Regions. The company was founded in 1868, and is based in New York, NY. MetLife is largely affected by changing government regulations, as well as the performance of the financial markets. MetLife has been paying dividends since 1993, and has been increasing them consecutively annually since 2013. MetLife pays its dividends quarterly.

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