Two Stocks in Concentration: MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV)


MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET)

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) represented a move of 0.43 percent or $0.48 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $44.82. 8.03 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 6.4 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 43.99 Billion.

MetLife, Inc. is a leading global provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs, serving 90 million customers. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, MetLife holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. MetLife has operated as a good corporate citizen. Building on their long legacy of excellence, they are committed to ensuring a future in which they can continue helping people and communities around the world navigate life together.

The stock traded between $39.31 and $55.21 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 0.64. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $0.66 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-2.09. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 4.07 and Price to Book of 0.86.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.4 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) reported its Actual EPS of $1.38/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that MetLife, Inc. could bring EPS of $1.27/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.11 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 8.7 Percent.

Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV)

In the last trading session, Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) added its value by -0.44% closing at the price of $54.37. The stock currently has market capitalization of 30.94 Billion, with average volume of 5.05 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) is showing beta of 1.21. This particular value of beta suggests that Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) has historically moved 121% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) is at $3.94.

The stock currently has RSI of 53.9. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV ) is a major domestic airline headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company provides primarily shorthaul, high-frequency, point-to-point, low-fare service. Southwest operates over Boeing 737 aircraft in numerous cities. Southwest has the lowest operating cost structure in the domestic airline industry and consistently offers the lowest and simplest fares. Southwest also has one of the best overall Customer Service records.

Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE:LUV) topped its 52-week high price of $66.99 on 12/21/17 and 52-Week Low Price of $47.10 on 10/29/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 13.8 and Weekly volatility of 2.16% and monthly volatility of 2.23% respectively.