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FORM 4
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP
Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Goulart Steven J
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
METLIFE INC [ MET]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
X __ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
EVP & Chief Investment Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
200 PARK AVENUE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YY)
02/28/2017
(Street)
NEW YORK, NY10166
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YY)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
__ X __ Form filed by One Reporting Person
_____ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 02/28/2017 M 3,243 A 53,602 D
Common Stock 02/28/2017 F( 2 ) 1,197 D $ 52.49 52,405 D
Common Stock 02/28/2017 M 2,667 A 55,072 D
Common Stock 02/28/2017 F( 2 ) 994 D $ 52.49 54,078 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YY)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units ( 1 ) 02/28/2017 M 3,243 ( 3 ) ( 3 ) Common Stock 3,243 $ 0 3,244 D
Restricted Stock Units ( 1 ) 02/28/2017 M 2,667 ( 4 ) ( 4 ) Common Stock 2,667 $ 0 0 D
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Goulart Steven J
200 PARK AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY10166
EVP & Chief Investment Officer
Signatures
Mark A. Schuman, authorized signer 03/02/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Explanation of Responses:
( 1 )Each Restricted Stock Unit is the contingent right to receive one share of MetLife, Inc. common stock.
( 2 )Shares withheld to satisfy the Reporting Person's tax withholding obligation due on the Restricted Share Unit payout.
( 3 )The Restricted Stock Units vest in three equal installments on February 24, 2016, 2017 and 2018. This installment became payable following the certification on February 28, 2017 that MetLife, Inc. met specified financial goals.
( 4 )The Restricted Stock Units vested in three equal installments on February 25, 2015, 2016 and 2017. This installment became payable following the certification on February 28, 2017 that MetLife, Inc. met specified financial goals.

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