15 hrs ago
Highwoods' expansive plans for MetLife's Cary campus?
Raleigh-based Highwoods Properties filed sketch plans Thursday detailing the company's plans to build a lakeside campus project off Weston Parkway , all but confirming what some are calling the "worst-kept secret in town." Though the documents do not identify MetLife Inc.
21 hrs ago
MetLife Price Target Increased to $49.00 by Analysts at Raymond James
They currently have an outperform rating on the stock. MetLife traded down 1.88% on Wednesday, hitting $41.69. MetLife has a 52-week low of $27.60 and a 52-week high of $43.71. The stock's 50-day moving average is currently $39.29. The company has a market cap of $45.651 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.77. The company also recently ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
Health News Digest
Oldest Boomers are Retiring at a Quick Rate
Now turning 67 years old, the first set of Baby Boomers, those born in 1946, continue to be myth-busters, according to a new study, Healthy, Retiring Rapidly and Collecting Social Security: The MetLife Report on the Oldest Boomers .
The Washington Post
Defaulted Manhattan Complex Rewarding Patient Money: Mortgages
Gary Delgado learned last week from a note slipped under his door that the rent for his two-bedroom apartment at Manhattan's Stuyvesant Town will jump by $920 to $4,220 a month in July.
Wed May 22, 2013
MetLife PT Raised to $49.00
The firm currently has an "outperform" rating on the stock. MetLife traded down 1.31% on Wednesday, hitting $42.26. MetLife has a 52-week low of $27.60 and a 52-week high of $43.71. The stock's 50-day moving average is currently $39.02. The company has a market cap of $46.275 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.93. MetLife last issued its ... (more)
MetLife to bring offshore reinsurance unit back to U.S.
MetLife, the nation's largest life insurer and a company slated to become one of the largest employers in Cary, has announced it will move its offshore reinsurance unit back to the United States.
MetLife on track for 500 jobs in Charlotte this year
MetLife Inc. plans to have 500 workers on the ground in Charlotte by the end of this year.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Washington Post
MetLife Limits Offshore Reinsurer as N.Y. Targets - Alchemy'
MetLife Inc. said it would combine an offshore reinsurer with three U.S. life units after regulators began an investigation into the use of intra-company liability transfers, saying such arrangements could mask risk.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Morning Call
North Jersey homeowners consider renting out their space for 2014 Super Bowl
Al Wright, a 70-year-old widower, is pretty fussy about his space: "I want the spoons in the drawer lined up a certain way," he admitted.
Wed May 15, 2013
Gladstone's Lennart Mucke wins MetLife Foundation award
Dr. Mucke is this year's recipient of the MetLife Foundation's Award for Medical Research in Alzheimer's Disease.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Washington Post
GE's Last Consumer Stand Gets $1 Billion Plus New Chief
General Electric Co. Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Immelt tried to sell off the company's appliance and lighting businesses in 2008, only to have the effort derailed by the financial crisis.
Mon May 13, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
MetLife to Hold Investor Day
MetLife, Inc. will hold an investor conference on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 12:30 p.m. . Presenters will include members of MetLife's senior management team.
Wal-Mart Providing Banking To The Unbanked
The spotlight is once again on Wal-Mart Stores and its financial services. A recent Bloomberg article has given details on the Federal Advisory Council meeting held in December 2012, which strongly opposes Wal-Mart's prepaid card business.
Sat May 11, 2013
Variable annuities adjust
Since the financial crisis, historic low interest rates have forced more and more carriers to impose higher fees.
MetLife Price Target Raised to $46.00 at Deutsche Bank
The firm currently has a "hold" rating on the stock. A number of other firms have also recently commented on MET.
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Fri May 10, 2013
Insurance News Net
Genworth Breaks Its LTCi Tie With AARP
Genworth has made it official. Effective June 1, it will cease selling AARP-branded long-term care insurance through its Genworth Life Insurance Co.
Leon Cooperman Thinks There Is No Shortage of Cheap Stocks Today
Cooperman says that there is no shortage of cheap stocks today. In the interview below he lets us in on a couple of smaller companies that he has been buying shares in.