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Brighthouse Financial Inc (BHF.OQ)

BHF.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Brighthouse Financial Announces Effectiveness Of S-4 Registration Statement
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2018 04:22pm EDT 

March 28 (Reuters) - Brighthouse Financial Inc ::BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL ANNOUNCES EFFECTIVENESS OF S-4 REGISTRATION STATEMENT AND LAUNCH OF DEBT EXCHANGE OFFER FOR UP TO $1.5 BILLION OF ITS 3.700% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2027 AND UP TO $1.5 BILLION OF ITS 4.700% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2047.BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL INC - EFFECTIVE MARCH 28, 2018, IT WILL LAUNCH ITS OFFER TO EXCHANGE ITS OLD NOTES FOR ITS NEW NOTES.BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL INC - OFFER FOR OLD NOTES WILL EXPIRE AT 5:00 P.M. NEW YORK CITY TIME ON APRIL 25, 2018, UNLESS OTHERWISE EXTENDED.  Full Article

MetLife to "hold people accountable" for pension payments mishap - CEO
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 09:06am EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Metlife Inc ::CEO SAYS COMPANY IS "TAKING ACTION TO HOLD PEOPLE ACCOUNTABLE" FOR MISSING PENSION PAYMENT ISSUES - CALL.CEO SAYS COMPANY WILL BEGIN PAYMENTS TO MISSING PENSIONERS "AS SOON AS THEY ELECT TO START THEIR BENEFITS" - CALL.WILL PAY INTEREST ON BACK PAYMENTS AT RATE COMPARABLE TO WHAT FEDERAL PENSION BENEFIT GUARANTEE CORP USES, RESERVE CHARGE INCLUDES THE AMOUNT - CALL.INTENDS TO COMPLETE $2 BILLION SHARE BUYBACK AUTHORIZATION AND EXECUTE OFFER FOR REMAINING BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL INC <<>> STAKE BEFORE 2018 END-CEO.CFO SAYS EXPECTS EFFECTIVE U.S. TAX RATE OF 18 PERCENT TO 20 PERCENT - CALL.CEO SAYS EXPECTS EXPENSES FOR SEARCH TO FIND MISSING PENSIONERS WILL BE "ABSORBED BY THE BUSINESS" - CALL.CEO SAYS THERE MAY BE COSTS FOR INVESTIGATIONS RELATED TO MISSING PENSIONERS AND SLIGHTLY HIGHER EXPENSES, BUT WITHIN EXPENSE RANGE FOR YEAR - CALL.CEO SAYS WILL NEED TO "FILE WITH SEC" FOR "SOME NO ACTION RELIEF" RELATED TO SALE OF BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL INC <<>> STAKE.CEO SAYS COMPANY HAS NOT YET RESERVED LEGAL COSTS FOR REGULATORS' PENSION PAYMENTS INVESTIGATIONS BECAUSE FIGURE IS PRESENTLY UNKNOWN.  Full Article

Brighthouse Financial Reports Q4 Earnings Per Share $5.58
Monday, 12 Feb 2018 04:15pm EST 

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Brighthouse Financial Inc ::BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER 2017 RESULTS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $5.58.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.37.BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL - Q4 RESULTS INCLUDED $947 MILLION FAVORABLE IMPACT RELATED TO RE-MEASUREMENT OF NET DEFERRED TAX LIABILITY DUE TO TAX CUTS, JOBS ACT.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES $1,880 MILLION VERSUS $1,972 MILLION AT THREE MONTHS ENDED SEPT 30, 2017.Q4 REVENUE VIEW $2.03 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Greenlight Capital reports share stake in Brighthouse Financial Inc
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 10:15am EST 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Greenlight Capital Inc :Greenlight Capital Inc reports share stake of about 6.8 mln shares in Brighthouse Financial Inc <<>> as of Sept 30, 2017 - SEC filing.Greenlight Capital Inc disclosed its share stake in Brighthouse Financial Inc in an amended 13F filing with the U.S. SEC.  Full Article

Brighthouse Financial reports Q3 loss per share $7.87
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 04:15pm EDT 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Brighthouse Financial Inc :Brighthouse Financial announces third quarter 2017 results.Q3 operating loss per share $5.64.Q3 loss per share $7.87.Q3 earnings per share view $2.14 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Brighthouse Financial Inc - qtrly ‍net investment income decreased 12 percent quarter-over-quarter to $761 million​.Brighthouse Financial - ‍net loss in quarter includes a $1,073 million non-cash tax expense triggered prior to separation, recognized by co's former parent.Brighthouse Financial Inc - ‍ended q3 2017 with a book value of $13.8 billion, or $114.93 on a per share basis​.  Full Article

MetLife announces new $2 billion share repurchase authorization
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 04:15pm EDT 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - MetLife Inc :MetLife announces new $2 billion share repurchase authorization and brighthouse financial exchange offer.MetLife Inc - ‍to divest its remaining brighthouse financial, inc. Common stock through an exchange offer for metlife common stock during 2018​.MetLife Inc - ‍on track to return $4.5 billion of capital to shareholders in 2017​.  Full Article

BRIEF-Greenlight Capital Ups Share Stake In Brighthouse Financial By About 62% To 11 Mln Shares

* GREENLIGHT CAPITAL INC UPS SHARE STAKE IN BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL INC BY ABOUT 62 PERCENT TO 11 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING (Source For the quarter ended Dec 31, 2017 http://bit.ly/2nZmLXw) (Source For the quarter ended Sept 30, 2017 http://bit.ly/2nH0Owu) Further company coverage: