NYSE:STI - SunTrust Banks Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $74.04 +0.32 (+0.43 %) (As of 08/21/2018 06:32 AM ET)Previous Close$73.72Today's Range$73.46 - $74.0652-Week Range$51.96 - $74.06Volume1.54 million shsAverage Volume3.10 million shsMarket Capitalization$33.15 billionP/E Ratio18.33Dividend Yield2.18%Beta1.31 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email SunTrust Banks, Inc. operates as the holding company for SunTrust Bank that provides various financial services for consumers, businesses, corporations, and institutions in the United States. It operates through two segments, Consumer and Wholesale. The Consumer segment provides deposits and payments; home equity and personal credit lines; auto, student, and other lending products; credit cards; discount/online and full-service brokerage products; professional investment advisory products and services; and trust services, as well as family office solutions. This segment also offers residential mortgage products in the secondary market. The Wholesale segment provides capital markets solutions, including advisory, capital raising, and financial risk management, as well as lease financing solutions; cash management services and auto dealer financing solutions; and construction, mini-perm, and permanent real estate financing, as well as tailored financing and equity investment solutions. This segment also offers treasury and payment solutions, such as operating various electronic and paper payment types, which comprise card, wire transfer, automated clearing house, check, and cash; and provides services clients to manage their accounts online. The company offers its products and services through a network of traditional and in-store branches, automated teller machines, Internet, mobile, and telephone banking channels. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 1,268 full-service banking offices located in Florida, Georgia, Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Maryland, South Carolina, and the District of Columbia. SunTrust Banks, Inc. was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Receive STI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for STI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry National commercial banks Sub-IndustryRegional Banks SectorFinance SymbolNYSE:STI CUSIP86791410 Webwww.suntrust.com Phone800-786-8787 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio0.94 Quick Ratio0.92 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.33 Forward P/E Ratio13.20 P/E Growth0.97 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$9.74 billion Price / Sales3.50 Cash Flow$6.0988 per share Price / Cash12.14 Book Value$48.16 per share Price / Book1.54 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.04 Net Income$2.27 billion Net Margins26.41% Return on Equity10.94% Return on Assets1.19% Miscellaneous Employees23,785 Outstanding Shares460,730,000Market Cap$33.15 billion SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI) Frequently Asked Questions What is SunTrust Banks' stock symbol? SunTrust Banks trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STI." How often does SunTrust Banks pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SunTrust Banks? SunTrust Banks declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Monday, September 17th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 30th. This is an increase from SunTrust Banks's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. View SunTrust Banks' Dividend History. How will SunTrust Banks' stock buyback program work? SunTrust Banks declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Thursday, June 28th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 6.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were SunTrust Banks' earnings last quarter? SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) announced its earnings results on Friday, July, 20th. The financial services provider reported $1.49 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.30 by $0.19. The financial services provider earned $2.32 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.33 billion. SunTrust Banks had a net margin of 26.41% and a return on equity of 10.94%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.03 earnings per share. View SunTrust Banks' Earnings History. When is SunTrust Banks' next earnings date? SunTrust Banks is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SunTrust Banks. What price target have analysts set for STI? 26 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for SunTrust Banks' stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $86.00. On average, they anticipate SunTrust Banks' stock price to reach $72.0476 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for SunTrust Banks. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SunTrust Banks? 26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SunTrust Banks in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SunTrust Banks. Who are some of SunTrust Banks' key competitors? Some companies that are related to SunTrust Banks include U.S. Bancorp (USB), PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), Industrial & Cmrcl Bnk f China (IDCBY), UBS Group (UBS), National Australia Bank (NABZY), Capital One Financial (COF), DBS Grp HOLDING/S (DBSDY), Mizuho Financial Group (MFG), BB&T (BBT), Intesa Sanpaolo (ISNPY), Standard Chartered (SCBFF), DANSKE Bk A/S/S (DNKEY), BANCO DO BRASIL/S (BDORY), KeyCorp (KEY) and Regions Financial (RF). Who are SunTrust Banks' key executives? SunTrust Banks' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. William Henry Rogers Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 60)Mr. Mark A. Chancy, Vice Chairman, Co-COO & Consumer Segment Exec. (Age 53)Mr. Aleem Gillani, Former Chief Market Risk Officer (Age 56)Mr. Jerome T. Lienhard II, Chief Risk Officer & Corp. Exec. VP (Age 61)Ms. Laura Allison Dukes, Corp. Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43) Has SunTrust Banks been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about STI stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SunTrust Banks earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 48.34 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for SunTrust Banks. Who are SunTrust Banks' major shareholders? SunTrust Banks' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.38%), FMR LLC (4.76%), LSV Asset Management (1.39%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.34%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.25%) and Boston Partners (1.17%). Company insiders that own SunTrust Banks stock include Agnes Bundy Scanlan, Aleem Gillani, Anil T Cheriyan, Frank P Scruggs Jr, Hugh S Cummins III, Jerome T Lienhard, Jorge Arrieta, Kyle P Legg, Mark A Chancy, Steven C Voorhees, Susan S Johnson, Thomas E Freeman and Thomas E Panther. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SunTrust Banks. Which institutional investors are selling SunTrust Banks stock? STI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., American Century Companies Inc., FMR LLC, Morgan Stanley, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Scout Investments Inc. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have sold SunTrust Banks company stock in the last year include Agnes Bundy Scanlan, Hugh S Cummins III, Jerome T Lienhard, Jorge Arrieta, Kyle P Legg, Mark A Chancy and Susan S Johnson. View Insider Buying and Selling for SunTrust Banks. Which institutional investors are buying SunTrust Banks stock? STI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of Nova Scotia, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Inverness Counsel LLC NY, Millennium Management LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc and DnB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have bought SunTrust Banks stock in the last two years include Frank P Scruggs Jr and Steven C Voorhees. View Insider Buying and Selling for SunTrust Banks. How do I buy shares of SunTrust Banks? Shares of STI 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 SunTrust Banks' stock price today? One share of STI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.04. How big of a company is SunTrust Banks? SunTrust Banks has a market capitalization of $33.15 billion and generates $9.74 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.27 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.04 on an earnings per share basis. SunTrust Banks employs 23,785 workers across the globe. How can I contact SunTrust Banks? SunTrust Banks' mailing address is 303 PEACHTREE ST NE, ATLANTA GA, 30308. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 800-786-8787 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for SunTrust Banks (NYSE STI)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 670 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 810 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,480MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SunTrust Banks and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the NASDAQ?