MetLife (MET) Offering Possible 8.7% Return Over the Next 28 Calendar Days

MetLife's most recent trend suggests a bearish bias. One trading opportunity on MetLife is a Bear Call Spread using a strike $42.50 short call and a strike $47.50 long call offers a potential 8.7% return on risk over the next 28 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bear Call Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were below $42.50 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.40 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.60 would be incurred if the stock rose above the $47.50 long call strike price.

The 5-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the short-term momentum for MetLife is bearish and the probability of a decline in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.

The 20-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the medium-term momentum for MetLife is bearish.

The RSI indicator is below 20 which suggests that the stock is in oversold territory.

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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 14:18:06 +0000
Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin announced the settlement on Wednesday. The deal resolves an administrative case that Galvin's office filed against MetLife in June. As part of the settlement, Galvin's office said that MetLife will provide payments, with interest, to hundreds of Massachusetts retirees and beneficiaries.

[$$] MetLife Reaches Pension Settlement With Massachusetts
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:02:03 +0000
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