On Monday, Shares of Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET), SUBTRACT -0.47% and closed at $46.67 in the last trading session. MET stock opened its last trade at $47.00 and after floating in a range of $46.57 to $47.22. The company’s Market capitalization is $51.52 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.10 Billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $35.00 and reached to max level of $52.45. MetLife, Inc. (MET) declared that it won the Asia Insurance Industry Award 2016 in the category of Innovation of the Year at an award ceremony held in Macau on October 11th.
“MetLife is proud to have won this award for our Beautiful product, valued-added services, and social media film for women,” said Ralph Brunner, SVP, Global Marketing Strategy, Advanced Data Analytics. “Beautiful was developed through consumer research, studying the needs, wants, fears and aspirations of women across Asia. We created a product that not only rewards women for improving their health, but one that is readily usable if they face a health crisis. We would like to thank the distinguished panel of judges and Asia Insurance Review for this recognition.”
Beautiful provides access to fitness clubs, healthy meal guides, a comprehensive women’s health check-up, and the opportunity to earn rewards for improving one’s own health. But if the woman faces a critical illness like cancer, there’s a health concierge to assist find the right doctor and book an appointment fast, and a health recovery service to support the woman after she is discharged from hospital and recovering at home.
First launched in June 2015 in Japan and November 2015 in Korea, Beautiful is the first-of-its-kind health protection and lifestyle services product. It addresses the needs of the fast-growing 30 to 50-year-old women’s segment and empowers them to lead beautiful and healthy lives, in addition to providing financial security and protection in case of illness. In addition, MetLife’s innovative social media campaign prepared “Beautiful” for Asia-wide launch, with an emotional video receiving 15 million views in China, Hong Kong and Malaysia.
Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), DROPPED -0.28% and closed at $7.04 in the last trading session. RAD stock opened its last trade at $7.09 and after floating in a range of $6.97 to $7.14. The company’s Market capitalization is $7.26 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.05 Billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $6.02 and reached to max level of $8.74. The Rite Aid Foundation declared recently a $125,000 donation to the American Red Cross to assist the victims, families and communities across the Southeastern United States that were affected by Hurricane Matthew. The donation will support relief efforts in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia, where Rite Aid operates more than 500 stores.
“Our hearts and prayers go out to everyone affected by Hurricane Matthew,” said Ken Martindale, Rite Aid CEO of stores, president of Rite Aid Corporation and president of The Rite Aid Foundation. “The Rite Aid Foundation is proud to work with our community partners to provide relief and support to those in need.”
The Foundation will also donate up to $25,000 of in-kind product to the Feeding American Food Bank in North Carolina and Harvest Hope Food Bank in South Carolina. The donation will include canned food items, personal hygiene products, infant care products and cleaning supplies.