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How to buy Brighthouse Financial stock
Learn how to easily invest in Brighthouse Financial stock.
Brighthouse Financial Inc is an insurance-life business based in the US. Brighthouse Financial shares (BHF) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Brighthouse Financial employs 1,500 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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Brighthouse Financial stock price (NASDAQ: BHF)Use our graph to track the performance of BHF stocks over time.
Brighthouse Financial shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$42.61|
|52-week range||$38.82 - $62.33|
|50-day moving average||$47.61|
|200-day moving average||$50.54|
|Wall St. target price||$56.30|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$12.42|
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Brighthouse Financial price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-22)||N/A|
|1 month (2022-06-02)||-13.08%|
|3 months (2022-04-01)||-18.70%|
|6 months (2022-01-03)||-19.98%|
|1 year (2021-07-02)||-6.12%|
|2 years (2020-07-02)||59.29%|
|3 years (2019-07-03)||16.36%|
|5 years (2017-06-29)||N/A|
Is Brighthouse Financial stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Brighthouse Financial stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Brighthouse Financial's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Brighthouse Financial's P/E ratio
Brighthouse Financial's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 3x. In other words, Brighthouse Financial shares trade at around 3x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Brighthouse Financial's EBITDA
Brighthouse Financial's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2.2 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Brighthouse Financial's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Brighthouse Financial financials
|Revenue TTM||$8.9 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||17.07%|
|Gross profit TTM||$2.2 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||0.39%|
|Return on equity TTM||8.02%|
|Market capitalisation||$3.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Brighthouse Financial share dividends
We're not expecting Brighthouse Financial to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Brighthouse Financial share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Brighthouse Financial's shares have ranged in value from as little as $38.82 up to $62.33. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Brighthouse Financial's is 1.3716. This would suggest that Brighthouse Financial's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Brighthouse Financial overview
Brighthouse Financial, Inc. provides annuity and life insurance products in the United States. It operates through three segments: Annuities, Life, and Run-off. The Annuities segment offers variable, fixed, index-linked, and income annuities for contract holders' needs for protected wealth accumulation on a tax-deferred basis, wealth transfer, and income security. The Life segment provides term, universal, whole, and variable life policies for policyholders' needs for financial security and protected wealth transfer. The Run-off segment manages structured settlements, pension risk transfer contracts, certain company-owned life insurance policies, funding agreements, and universal life with secondary guarantees. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Brighthouse Financial is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.831% of Brighthouse Financial shares are held by insiders and 83.18% by institutions. How many people work for Brighthouse Financial?
Latest data suggests 1,500 work at Brighthouse Financial. When does the fiscal year end for Brighthouse Financial?
Brighthouse Financial's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Brighthouse Financial based?
Brighthouse Financial's address is: 11225 North Community House Road, Charlotte, NC, United States, 28277 What is Brighthouse Financial's ISIN number?
Brighthouse Financial's international securities identification number is: US10922N1037 What is Brighthouse Financial's CUSIP number?
Brighthouse Financial's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 10922N103
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