SunTrust Banks Company Profile (NYSE:STI)

About SunTrust Banks

SunTrust Banks logoSunTrust Banks, Inc. is a bank holding company and a financial holding company. Through its principal subsidiary, SunTrust Bank, the Company offers a line of financial services for consumers and businesses, including deposit, credit, mortgage banking, and trust and investment services. The Company's other subsidiaries provide asset and wealth management, securities brokerage, and capital market services. The Company operates through three segments: Consumer Banking and Private Wealth Management, Wholesale Banking and Mortgage Banking. It also operates a Corporate Other segment, which includes the management of the Company's investment securities portfolio, long-term debt, end user derivative instruments, short-term liquidity and funding activities, balance sheet risk management, and real estate assets. The Company operates primarily within Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Money Center Banks
  • Sub-Industry: Regional Banks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: STI
  • CUSIP: 86791410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $42.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $43.24
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.15
  • 52-Week Range: $31.07 - $45.24
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.57
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.80
  • P/E Growth: 4.61
  • Market Cap: $21.42B
  • Outstanding Shares: 501,363,000
  • Beta: 1.31
  • Net Margins: 22.31%
  • Return on Equity: 8.53%
  • Return on Assets: 1.00%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 0.97%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.48)
Consensus Price Target: $44.05 (3.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Credit Agricole SABoost Price TargetBuy$52.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$41.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$43.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$43.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Compass PointBoost Price TargetBuy$45.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeConviction-Buy -> Buy$44.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$45.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
7/9/2016NomuraReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/10/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$46.00View Rating Details
7/10/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$44.00View Rating Details
6/28/2016Portales PartnersUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
6/7/2016SusquehannaDowngradePositive -> Neutral$45.00View Rating Details
4/25/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/25/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$42.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
4/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$35.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
4/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$43.50 -> $43.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$51.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$41.00View Rating Details
1/12/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$46.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutral$42.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
10/6/2015Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$46.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
9/10/2015Sterne Agee CRTLower Price Target$46.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
7/20/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
6/18/2015StephensInitiated CoverageEqual WeightView Rating Details
4/1/2015Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/4/2015Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/3/2014Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$45.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2016Q216$0.88$0.94$2.14 billion$2.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2016Q116$0.75$0.84$2.03 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2016Q415$0.87$0.91$2.04 billion$2.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2015Q315$0.84$1.00$2.04 billion$2.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2015Q215$0.81$0.89$2.02 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.72$0.78$2.01 billion$2.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/16/2015Q414$0.81$0.88$2.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2014Q314$0.79$0.81$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.73$0.81$2.07 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q1$0.66$0.73$2.01 billion$2.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/17/2014Q413$0.69$0.77$2.03 billion$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q313$0.69$0.66$2.13 billion$3.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/19/2013Q2 2013$0.67$0.68$2.16 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2013Q1 2013$0.62$0.63$2.25 billion$2.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/18/2013Q4 2012$0.62$0.65$2.31 million$2.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2012$2.01$1.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2012$0.45$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2012$0.34$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2012$0.28$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2011$0.36$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2011$0.31$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.14$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2011$0.07$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.51 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.62 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.70$0.87$0.80
Q2 20164$0.84$0.89$0.87
Q3 20165$0.84$0.90$0.87
Q4 20165$0.81$0.93$0.88
Q1 20174$0.81$0.90$0.85
Q2 20174$0.87$0.96$0.92
Q3 20174$0.92$1.01$0.97
Q4 20172$0.97$1.00$0.99
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI)
Annual Dividend:$1.04
Dividend Yield:2.43%
Dividend Growth:66.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:28.18% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
29.63% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
28.73% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.67%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 82.37%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/26/2016Susan S JohnsonInsiderSell1,118$42.40$47,403.20View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Anil T CheriyanInsiderSell10,000$42.00$420,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Aleem GillaniCFOSell23,664$42.49$1,005,483.36View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Jerome T LienhardCEOSell10,000$34.54$345,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Paul R GarciaDirectorBuy3,000$33.20$99,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Aleem GillaniCFOBuy200$31.80$6,360.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2016Mark A ChancyEVPSell14,605$35.46$517,893.30View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016Aleem GillaniCFOBuy2,770$34.69$96,091.30View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Raymond D. FortinEVPSell22,182$43.39$962,476.98View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Aleem GillaniCFOBuy2,500$38.90$97,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Mark A ChancyEVPSell5,000$44.16$220,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Raymond D FortinEVPSell20,000$42.71$854,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Bradford R DinsmoreEVPSell7,500$41.11$308,325.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Mark A ChancyEVPSell5,388$41.19$221,931.72View SEC Filing  
1/27/2015Jerome T LienhardCEOSell3,547$39.16$138,900.52View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015Aleem GillaniCFOSell9,600$39.85$382,560.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2015Mark A ChancyEVPSell12,000$38.42$461,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Rilla S DelorierCMOSell2,600$39.63$103,038.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Thomas FreemanEVPSell13,157$37.90$498,650.30View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Bradford DinsmoreEVPSell6,833$37.29$254,802.57View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Thomas PantherCAOSell1,351$36.12$48,798.12View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013David M RatcliffeDirectorBuy20,000$33.30$666,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Jerome T LienhardCEOSell32,000$30.75$984,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2013Bradford R DinsmoreEVPSell5,834$28.78$167,902.52View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI) Chart for Tuesday, September, 27, 2016

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