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Comparing Profitability of these two stocks: MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP)

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET)

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), ended its previous trading session at $33.49 showing a gain of 0.330000000000005 or 1 percent with respect to the price of $33.16 when stock market opened. The company traded 4.01 Million shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 8.74 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 914.1 Million.

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) is currently trading lower than its price target which is set to $42.17 by the analyst. The stock is -37.14% Below its 1-Year High which is $53.28. MET has a difference of 46.56% from its 1 year low which stands at $22.85. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.1. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of 5.22 percent in the shares price. The company added about 5.45% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is -30.42 Percent. MET currently shows -34.29% as its year to date performance.

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $8.68 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -0.59%, 5.68% and -23.82 percent respectively. The stock trades about 2.31 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 914.1 Million. MET lost about -31.86 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 1.64. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 53.3 and 1.35.

While talking about MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.43 and 0.44 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP)

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), closed the last trading session at $45.47 with decrease of $-0.509999999999998 or -1.11 percent against the opening price of $45.98. The trading day volume of the company stands at 1.37 Million shares while the average trading volume of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) is 2.57 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 226 Million.

The price target of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) is currently set at 52.18 by the analysts. The stock is $-35.38 Below its 1-Year High which is $70.37. NTAP hit its 1-Year low price of $34.66. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.9. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP)

The value of the stock increased by 8.68% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), the stock jumped 14.59%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -32.24 and year to date performance stands at -26.96%.

NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $6.71 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 5.79%, 10.34% and -12.3 percent respectively. The stock trades about 3.88 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 226 Million. NTAP gained about -27.71 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 1.79. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 59.75 and 1.3.

While talking about NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 1.77 and 36.38 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.