NYSE:BBT - BB&T Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.06 +0.08 (+0.15 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 03:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$51.98
Today's Range$51.41 - $52.47
52-Week Range$43.00 - $56.31
Volume3.11 million shs
Average Volume4.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$40.73 billion
P/E Ratio16.58
Dividend Yield2.87%
BB&T logoBB&T Corporation operates as a financial holding company that provides various banking and trust services for small and mid-size businesses, public agencies, local governments, and individuals. The company operates through four segments: CB-Retail, CB-Commercial, IH&PF, and FS&CF. Its deposit products include noninterest-bearing checking, interest-bearing checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts, as well as certificates of deposit and individual retirement accounts. The company also provides various funding services; and asset management, automobile lending; bankcard lending; consumer finance; home equity and mortgage lending; insurance, such as property and casualty, life, health, employee benefits, commercial general liability, surety, title and other insurance products; investment brokerage; mobile/online banking; and payment, lease financing, small business lending, and wealth management/private banking services. In addition, it offers association, capital markets, institutional trust, insurance premium and commercial finance, international banking, leasing, merchant, commercial deposit and treasury, commercial middle market lending, floor plan lending, commercial mortgage lending, mortgage warehouse lending, private equity investments, real estate lending, and supply chain management services. Further, the company provides retail brokerage, equity and debt underwriting, investment advice, corporate finance, and equity research services, as well as facilitates the origination, trading, and distribution of fixed-income securities and equity products. Additionally, BB&T Corporation offers non-deposit investment products, including discount brokerage services, equities, fixed-rate, variable-rate and index annuities, mutual funds, government and municipal bonds, and money market funds. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 2,049 offices. The company was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry National commercial banks
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.88
Current Ratio0.87
Quick Ratio0.86


Trailing P/E Ratio16.58
Forward P/E Ratio12.98
P/E Growth1.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.16 billion
Price / Sales3.34
Cash Flow$3.9439 per share
Price / Cash13.20
Book Value$34.07 per share
Price / Book1.53


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.14
Net Income$2.39 billion
Net Margins21.63%
Return on Equity10.38%
Return on Assets1.26%


Outstanding Shares779,750,000

BB&T (NYSE:BBT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BB&T's stock symbol?

BB&T trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BBT."

How often does BB&T pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BB&T?

BB&T declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 24th. Investors of record on Friday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.88%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 10th. This is an increase from BB&T's previous quarterly dividend of $0.33. View BB&T's Dividend History.

How will BB&T's stock buyback program work?

BB&T declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase program on Thursday, June 29th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $1,880,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 5.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were BB&T's earnings last quarter?

BB&T Co. (NYSE:BBT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 19th. The insurance provider reported $0.94 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.02. The insurance provider earned $2.81 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.85 billion. BB&T had a net margin of 21.63% and a return on equity of 10.38%. The business's revenue was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.46 earnings per share. View BB&T's Earnings History.

When is BB&T's next earnings date?

BB&T is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for BB&T.

What price target have analysts set for BBT?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for BB&T's shares. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect BB&T's share price to reach $54.10 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BB&T.

Who are some of BB&T's key competitors?

Who are BB&T's key executives?

BB&T's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kelly Stuart King, Chairman & CEO (Age 70)
  • Mr. Christopher Lee Henson, Pres & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Daryl N. Bible, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Ms. Barbara F. Duck, Sr. EVP & Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Clarke R. Starnes III, Sr. EVP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 59)

Has BB&T been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BBT stock has been trending positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BB&T earned a news sentiment score of 0.31 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 45.44 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are BB&T's major shareholders?

BB&T's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.33%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (2.15%), Northern Trust Corp (1.44%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (1.06%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.01%) and Thomaspartners Inc. (0.88%). Company insiders that own BB&T stock include Barbara F Duck, Brantley J Standridge, Charles A Patton, Christopher L Henson, Clarke R Starnes III, Cynthia B Powell, Daryl N Bible, David Hudson Weaver, Donna C Goodrich, Donta L Wilson, I Patricia Henry, James A Faulkner, Jennifer S Banner, K David Jr Boyer, Kelly S King, Louis B Lynn, Nido R Qubein, Robert Jerome Johnson, Jr, Stephen T Williams, W Bennett Bradley and William Rufus Yates. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BB&T.

Which major investors are selling BB&T stock?

BBT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Millennium Management LLC, Sei Investments Co., American Century Companies Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Bahl & Gaynor Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Legal & General Group Plc. Company insiders that have sold BB&T company stock in the last year include Barbara F Duck, Christopher L Henson, Clarke R Starnes III, Cynthia B Powell, Daryl N Bible, David Hudson Weaver, Donna C Goodrich, Donta L Wilson, I Patricia Henry, Jennifer S Banner, K David Jr Boyer, Kelly S King, Louis B Lynn, Nido R Qubein, Robert Jerome Johnson, Jr, W Bennett Bradley and William Rufus Yates. View Insider Buying and Selling for BB&T.

Which major investors are buying BB&T stock?

BBT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OppenheimerFunds Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Conning Inc., BlackRock Inc., Haverford Trust Co., Korea Investment CORP, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB and Summit Trail Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BB&T.

How do I buy shares of BB&T?

Shares of BBT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BB&T's stock price today?

One share of BBT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.06.

How big of a company is BB&T?

BB&T has a market capitalization of $40.73 billion and generates $12.16 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $2.39 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.14 on an earnings per share basis. BB&T employs 36,484 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BB&T?

BB&T's mailing address is 200 WEST SECOND STREET, WINSTON-SALEM NC, 27101. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 336-733-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for BB&T (BBT)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  508 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  674 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,182
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BB&T and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BBT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BBT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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