NASDAQ:BHF - Brighthouse Financial Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $47.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -7.22 %
  • Number of Analysts: 9
  • Breakdown:
  • 3 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$50.66
▲ +0.67 (1.34%)

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Analyst Price Target for BHF

Analyst Price Target is $47.00
▼ -7.22% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 9 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Brighthouse Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is $47.00, with a high forecast of $55.00 and a low forecast of $42.00. The average price target represents a -7.22% upside from the last price of $50.66.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 9 investment analysts is to hold stock in Brighthouse Financial. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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4/28/2020
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7/27/2020
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10/25/2020
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1/23/2021
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4/23/2021
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7/22/2021
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9/20/2021
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10/20/2021

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/14/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$53.00 ➝ $55.00Low
8/9/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$42.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
8/9/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$46.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
8/9/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$45.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
7/15/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$52.00 ➝ $53.00Low
7/8/2021Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$53.00 ➝ $46.00High
5/24/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$50.00 ➝ $52.00Low
5/17/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$50.00 ➝ $52.00N/A
5/12/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$39.00 ➝ $46.00Low
5/11/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$48.00 ➝ $50.00High
4/12/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$40.00 ➝ $46.00Medium
4/5/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetCautious ➝ Underweight$37.00 ➝ $47.00Low
4/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$45.00 ➝ $48.00Low
3/31/2021CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralMedium
3/17/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$36.00 ➝ $42.00High
2/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$43.00 ➝ $45.00High
2/11/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$41.00 ➝ $43.00Low
1/15/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$36.00 ➝ $41.00Low
1/6/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$35.00 ➝ $37.00N/A
12/4/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$42.00High
11/18/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
11/17/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageUnderweight$37.00Low
11/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $32.00Low
10/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$28.00 ➝ $30.00Low
8/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
8/10/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$28.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
8/7/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHold$36.00High
7/6/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $28.00High
7/2/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$33.00 ➝ $28.00High
6/18/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$38.00 ➝ $37.00Low
5/13/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Target$24.00 ➝ $33.00High
4/27/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$45.00 ➝ $34.00High
4/1/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetUnderweight$37.00 ➝ $29.00High
3/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Sector Perform$50.00 ➝ $24.00High
3/17/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$42.00 ➝ $26.00High
3/10/2020Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$38.00 ➝ $27.00High
2/18/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetSell$33.00 ➝ $40.00Low
2/14/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$42.00 ➝ $57.00Low
1/8/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$30.00 ➝ $41.00Medium
1/6/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$40.00N/A
1/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$22.00 ➝ $34.00Low
12/6/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
11/5/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$41.00High
9/13/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetSell$36.00 ➝ $33.00Low
8/20/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$43.00 ➝ $41.00Medium
8/6/2019Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$42.00 ➝ $38.00Low
7/10/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$46.00 ➝ $43.00Medium
6/25/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$39.00 ➝ $32.00High
6/25/2019Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$35.00 ➝ $22.00High
5/23/2019CitigroupSet Price TargetSell$36.00Medium
5/7/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$45.00High
4/9/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$37.00 ➝ $40.00Low
4/4/2019CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$39.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
3/7/2019Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$43.00 ➝ $42.00High
2/28/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
2/28/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
1/8/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldHigh
1/2/2019Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
12/31/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralHigh
11/6/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$58.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
11/6/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetNeutral$47.00 ➝ $45.00Low
11/5/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$50.00High
10/3/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$47.00High
8/15/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$35.00Low
8/10/2018BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Underweight$60.00High
7/16/2018B. RileyLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$59.00 ➝ $49.00Low
7/11/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$60.00 ➝ $58.00Medium
7/9/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$72.00 ➝ $60.00High
6/29/2018Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$68.00Medium
6/28/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
6/21/2018CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$50.00Low
6/19/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$55.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
6/13/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$44.00 ➝ $40.50High
4/25/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$44.00Low
4/2/2018Sandler O'NeillSet Price TargetHold$53.00Low
3/23/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$59.00High
3/2/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$58.00High
2/23/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$63.00Low
2/22/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingSell ➝ SellHigh
2/12/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetHold$64.00High
1/2/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00Medium
1/2/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$61.00High
11/6/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutralN/A
10/18/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$63.00N/A
10/10/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralN/A
9/21/2017ArgusInitiated CoverageHoldLow
9/8/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$63.00Medium
9/5/2017Sandler O'NeillInitiated CoverageHold$60.00Medium
8/15/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHold$64.00Low
8/14/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual ➝ Equal Weight$74.00Low
8/9/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingSell$50.00N/A
8/9/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn ➝ In-Line$68.00Low
8/8/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$72.00High
8/7/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$72.00Low
8/7/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageSell ➝ SellLow
8/7/2017Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$77.00Low
8/7/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$65.00Low
8/7/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$71.00Low
8/7/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$71.00Low
8/7/2017FBR & Co.Initiated CoverageMkt Perform ➝ Market Perform$72.00Low
7/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$78.00Low
7/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$78.00N/A
(Data available from 10/20/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.00 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Current Sentiment

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Brighthouse Financial logo
Brighthouse Financial, Inc. operates as a holding company, which engages in the provision of life insurance and annuities through independent distribution channels and marketing arrangements with diverse network of distribution partners. It operates through the following segments: Annuities; Life; Run-Off; and Corporate & Others. The Annuities segment product offerings include fixed, structured, income and variable annuities. The Life segment manufactures products to serve its target segments through a broad independent distribution network. The Run-Off segment includes structured settlements, pension risk transfer contracts, certain company-owned life insurance policies, funding agreements and universal life with secondary guarantees. The Corporate & Other segment refers to the general account investments and the separate account assets of the company. The company was founded June 1863 and is headquartered in Charlotte, NC.
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Today's Range

Now: $50.66
Low: $49.99
High: $50.71

50 Day Range

MA: $46.98
Low: $41.05
High: $50.09

52 Week Range

Now: $50.66
Low: $28.74
High: $50.96

Volume

325,048 shs

Average Volume

691,738 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.21 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.55

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Brighthouse Financial?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on Brighthouse Financial in the last year: Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Royal Bank of Canada, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for Brighthouse Financial?

8 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Brighthouse Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $47.00, suggesting a possible downside of 7.3%. Morgan Stanley has the highest price target set, predicting BHF will reach $55.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $42.00 for Brighthouse Financial in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Brighthouse Financial?

Brighthouse Financial currently has 3 sell ratings and 6 hold ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in BHF, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Brighthouse Financial's investor relations team?

Brighthouse Financial's physical mailing address is 11225 N COMMUNITY HOUSE ROAD, CHARLOTTE NC, 28277. The company's listed phone number is (980) 365-7100 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Brighthouse Financial is www.brighthousefinancial.com.