BB&T Corp (BBT)

neg -0.08
Today's Range: 38.69 - 39.06 | BBT Avg Daily Volume: 4,082,100
Last Update: 03/31/15 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 2,944,576
YTD Performance: 0.41%
Open: $38.80
Previous Close: $39.05
52 Week Range: $34.50 - $40.95
Oustanding Shares: 720,801,219
Market Cap: 27,745,635,242
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BBT
Buy Hold Sell
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 9 8 7 7
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 11 11 14 14
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.09 2.14 2.30 2.30
Latest Dividend: 0.24
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.49%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/11/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 14.00
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BBT Sector Avg. S&P 500
14.00 14.00 27.35
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-0.74% -1.96% 24.40%
Revenue -5.00 -0.01 0.00
Net Income 28.70 0.67 0.18
EPS 25.80 0.51 0.15
Earnings for BBT:
Revenue 9.93B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.70 $0.73 $2.97 $3.36
Number of Analysts 16 15 17 17
High Estimate $0.73 $0.78 $3.12 $3.54
Low Estimate $0.65 $0.70 $2.79 $2.96
Prior Year $0.69 $0.70 $2.87 $2.97
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.82% 4.19% 3.34% 13.45%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Mar 27, 2015 | 6:56 AM EDT
BBT was upgraded from Market Perform to Outperform, FBR Capital said. $45 price target. Company is deploying capital faster than its pe...

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The stress tests have set the stage for strength down the line.

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Feb 06, 2015 | 7:26 AM EST
Coverage of BBT was started with an Outperform rating, Credit Suisse said. $130 price target. Company can continue to generate above-av...
There's optimism amid the earnings letdowns.
Investing ideas from FJ Capital Management.
Oct 23, 2014 | 6:24 AM EDT
BBT was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. Company faces potential earnings headwinds in 2015. 
Sep 12, 2014 | 8:04 AM EDT
BBT estimates were raised through 2015, BMO Capital said. Company held an upbeat investor day this week. Market Perform rating and new ...

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We would add to BB&T after the recent pullback. 

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