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(BBT) Expected to Earn FY2018 Earnings of $3.85 Per Share

Russell Knight | 18 January, 2018, 13:11

It has outperformed by 33.43% the S&P500.

Voya Investment Management Llc decreased Bb&T Corp (BBT) stake by 21.22% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 2,719,618 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $135,220,000 after acquiring an additional 43,576 shares during the period. The Emerging Sovereign Group Llc holds 1.69M shares with $55.74M value, down from 2.05M last quarter. BB&T has a 1-year low of $41.17 and a 1-year high of $53.91. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $53.08, down from yesterday's close by -0.11%.

BB&T Corporation (BBT) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2017 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.74/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.78/share. It has outperformed by 3.98% the S&P500. Therefore 38% are positive. BB&T Corp had 86 analyst reports since July 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, January 22 by Barclays Capital. (NASDAQ:AMRS) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 20 by Cowen & Co. Citigroup maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, October 5 report. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, June 8 by Jefferies. On Thursday, August 10 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with "Market Perform". (NASDAQ:AMRS) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 16 by Cowen & Co. This company shares are 0.93% off its target price of $45.54 and the current market capitalization stands at $2.03B. The stock has "Underperform" rating by Macquarie Research on Thursday, October 20. Also, insider Donna C. Goodrich sold 10,799 shares of BB&T stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 28th. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with "Buy" on Sunday, August 30. Also, EVP W Bennett Bradley sold 7,762 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 26th. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt now owns 82,386 shares of the company's stock worth $2,934,000 after buying an additional 7,600 shares during the period. Shares for $559,259 were sold by BANNER JENNIFER S on Thursday, October 26. Finally, Oakbrook Investments LLC bought a new position in shares of BB&T Corporation during the second quarter worth approximately $2,112,000. Hexavest Inc. now owns 330,404 shares of the insurance provider's stock worth $16,428,000 after purchasing an additional 14,542 shares during the last quarter.

Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.66% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Its down 0.08, from 1.53 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 56 investors sold BBT shares while 291 reduced holdings.

The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by KENDRICK ERIC C on 12/21/2017, and was a disposition of 3,000 shares with a final price of $0. The company saw 4.42 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Riverhead Ltd Company owns 8,050 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. (NYSE:AZO). Hennessy Inc holds 0.05% in AutoZone, Inc. Welch Forbes Limited Liability accumulated 5,920 shares. Lvw Advsrs Limited Liability Company holds 7,039 shares. Portland Global Advisors Llc owns 19,000 shares or 0.22% of their United States portfolio. The insider Johnson Robert Jerome JR sold $589,373. Louisiana State Employees Retirement has 0.11% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 50,500 shares.

Among 30 analysts covering BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 20 Hold. Martingale Asset Mngmt LP owns 159,188 shares for 0.17% of their portfolio. Schwerin Boyle Capital Mngmt accumulated 2.4% or 296,140 shares. Dupont Capital Mgmt reported 4,390 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

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Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $7.30 million activity. 4,250 shares valued at $201,929 were sold by Wilson Donta L on Friday, October 20. KING KELLY S sold $3.15 million worth of stock or 66,372 shares. VINIAR DAVID A had sold 7,393 shares worth $1.81M on Friday, October 20.

Acceleron Pharma Inc.by far traveled 95.58% versus a 1-year low price of $23.07. (NYSE:LOW) shares were sold by Ramsay Paul D.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.23, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd, a Ohio-based fund reported 5,321 shares. Cornerstone Advsr holds 816 shares. Landscape Cap Mgmt Lc has invested 0.59% in AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:LVS) for 431,558 shares. Horizon Kinetics Limited reported 176,436 shares. Cibc Asset Management Inc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Akamai Technologies, Inc. Company insiders own 0.88% of the company's stock. Patten Grp holds 0.13% of its portfolio in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 1,377 shares. Richard C Young And Ltd invested in 1.65% or 185,582 shares. It increased, as 36 investors sold LVS shares while 141 reduced holdings. Andra Ap owns 0.03% invested in Akamai Technologies, Inc. Peddock Cap Advsrs Ltd Liability Corporation reported 1,014 shares. Badgley Phelps And Bell owns 226,041 shares or 0.79% of their USA portfolio. Exxonmobil Investment Management Tx has invested 0.39% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Spf Beheer Bv accumulated 2.34% or 93,223 shares.

Among 33 analysts covering Lowe's Companies Inc. (NYSE:AZO), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Autozone Inc. had 67 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

BB&T is one of the largest financial services holding companies in the US with $220.3 billion in assets and market capitalization of $37.0 billion as of September 30, 2017. (NYSE:GS) on Wednesday, November 30 to "Buy" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co given on Monday, September 18. As per Thursday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, January 8 by SunTrust. As per Monday, March 28, the company rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray.

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