Argent Capital Management LLC Sells 56668 Shares of MetLife, Inc. (MET)

(Y)'s stock declined 10.28%. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 5,201,238 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $285,756,000 after buying an additional 1,679,740 shares in the last quarter. The stock rose 1.19% or $0.14 reaching $11.51 per share. The company has market cap of $3.66 billion. About shares traded. ILG Inc (NASDAQ:ILG) has risen 97.56% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 30.29% the S&P500.

Among 28 analysts covering Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA), 21 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. Over the course of the past year MET has set a 52-week high of $53.27 while the corresponding low set was $40.30. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 82% to analysts' high consensus price target. MetLife had 39 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $6200 target. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their price target on Metlife from $57.00 to $54.00 and set an "overweight" rating on the stock in a report on Monday, April 3rd. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Electronic Arts Inc.

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), stock is trading $53.30 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of -35.70% in last 5 years. Argus dropped their price target on MetLife from $60.00 to $55.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, November 11. The firm has "Buy" rating by Wells Fargo given on Wednesday, August 2. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 26 by UBS. About shares traded. Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. On Oct. 9, 2017 MET saw a significant decline, closing the day at $53.02, or a decline of $0.03 or (0.06%). Its last month's stock price volatility remained 0.98% which for the week stands at 1.32%. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 74.25% of the company's stock. 81 funds opened positions while 307 raised stakes. Genesee Valley Trust Co trimmed its position by shedding 1,585 shares a decrease of 5.8%.

Gw Henssler & Associates Ltd increased Metlife Inc (MET) stake by 8.38% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. 42,407 are held by Trustmark Commercial Bank Department. Atria Investments Ltd Liability reported 0.06% of its portfolio in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET). RBC Capital Markets maintained Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) rating on Tuesday, January 19.

Turning to Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ:INSM), its shares were trading at $29.67 a retreat of $-0.95, on the trading floor. Dnb Asset As invested 0% in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET). Bb&T Lc reported 0.15% stake. 151,319 are owned by Mai.

Jvl Advisors Llc, which manages about $434.29 million and $302.10 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Bonanza Creek Energy Inc (NYSE:BCEI) by 2.41 million shares to 123 shares, valued at $4,000 in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Nbt Comml Bank N A NY holds 0.14% of its portfolio in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) for 15,355 shares. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 41,951 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,272,485.67. Boston Private Wealth Ltd Liability Co holds 71,653 shares or 0.15% of its portfolio.

A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on MET shares. MET's profit will be $1.10B for 12.68 P/E if the $1.04 EPS becomes a reality. Moreover, Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 0.21% invested in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) for 393,371 shares.

MetLife, Inc.is a provider of life insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management. The company has market cap of $13.02 billion. The Company's segments include U.S.; Asia; Latin America; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA); MetLife Holdings, and Corporate & Other. It has a 27.45 P/E ratio. Its U.S. segment is organized into Group Benefits, Retirement and Income Solutions and Property & Casualty businesses. Foster Motley accumulated 6,120 shares. Pacific Global Invest Mngmt invested in 94,997 shares. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company.

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