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MET Metlife PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 14, 2024, the Metlife stock's price-to-earnings ratio is 23.48. This results from the current EPS of $2.92 and stock price of $68.55. The P/E ratio has decreased by 3.3% from the past four quarters average of 24.3.

MET PE ratio history

How has MET's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Metlife has averaged 19.65 over the last ten years. The current PE ratio of 23.48 is 19% above the historical average. In the past ten years, MET's PE ratio was at its highest in the Jun 2017 quarter at 228.92, when the stock price was $54.94 and the EPS was $0.24. The lowest value was in the Mar 2020 quarter, when it reached 3.22 with a price of $30.57 and an EPS of $9.48.


Metlife PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 667.93% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -82.52% in 2017

Year PE ratio Change
2023 36.34 218.77%
2022 11.4 40.57%
2021 8.11 -1.22%
2020 8.21 -1.79%
2019 8.36 0.84%
2018 8.29 -40.14%
2017 13.85 -82.52%
2016 79.25 667.93%
2015 10.32 4.56%
2014 9.87 -46.18%

MET average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of MET for the past years

The current PE ratio of MET is greater than its 3, 5 and 10-year historical averages.

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MET PE vs peers

What is MET's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peer stocks AFG and AIZ, MET's PE ratio stands higher. Metlife's current PE ratio of 23.48 is above the average of its peers, which is 12.32.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
CNO CNO Financial Group Inc 7.64 $2.88B
VOYA Voya Financial Inc 9.74 $7.12B
AIZ Assurant Inc 11.5 $8.61B
AFG American Financial Group Inc 11.86 $10.41B
HMN Horace Mann Educators Corp 20.88 $1.34B
MET Metlife Inc 23.48 $48.75B

Frequently asked questions

What is Metlife's PE ratio?

As of Jun 14, 2024, MET stock has a price to earnings ratio of 23.48.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Metlife (MET)?

As an average over the last 3 years, MET stock has a PE ratio of 14.89.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Metlife (MET)?

As an average over the last 5 years, MET stock has a PE ratio of 13.61.

What is the highest PE ratio for MET?

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 228.92 in the Jun 2017 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for MET compare to its historical average?

MET's price to earnings ratio is currently 19% above its 10-year historical average.

How is MET's PE ratio calculated (Metlife PE ratio formula)?

To determine the PE ratio, divide the most recent stock price by the TTM earnings per share (EPS). As of today (Jun 14, 2024), Metlife's stock price is $68.55. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.92. Therefore, Metlife's P/E ratio for today is 23.48. PE RATIO(23.48) = STOCK PRICE($68.55) / TTM EPS($2.92)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.