Thursday’s activity in the options market for MetLife, Inc. was unusual (NYSE:MET). Traders bought 11,205 put options on the corporation. When compared to the daily average volume of 8,416 put options, this is an increase of more than 33%.
Numerous academic institutions have commented on MET. In a research note published on November 16th, Citigroup increased their target price for MetLife shares from $77.00 to $84.00. Credit Suisse Group raised their target price on shares of MetLife from $68.00 to $77.00 in a research note released on Monday, August 22nd, and rated the company as “outperform.” StockNews.com started covering shares of MetLife in a research report on Wednesday, October 12th. They rated the stock as a “keep.” Equity in MetLife