NYSE:STI - SunTrust Banks Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $50.85 -0.94 (-1.82 %) (As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$51.79Today's Range$50.5150 - $52.4752-Week Range$50.51 - $75.08Volume5.06 million shsAverage Volume3.32 million shsMarket Capitalization$23.44 billionP/E Ratio12.59Dividend Yield3.83%Beta1.25 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email SunTrust Banks, Inc. is a bank and financial holding company that engages in the provision of financial services. It offers deposit, credit, mortgage banking, trust and investment, asset management, securities brokerage, and capital market services. It operates through the following segments: Consumer, Wholesale, and Corporate Other. The Consumer segment consists of consumer banking, lending, wealth management, and mortgage banking services. The Wholesale segment relates to advisory, capital raising, and financial risk management; commercial and business banking, commercial real estate; as well as treasury and payment solutions. The Corporate Other segment covers 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 most real estate assets. The company was founded in July 12, 1984 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA. 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 Current SymbolNYSE:STI Previous Symbol CUSIP86791410 Webwww.suntrust.com Phone800-786-8787 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65 Current Ratio0.95 Quick Ratio0.93 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.59 Forward P/E Ratio9.06 P/E Growth0.86 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$9.74 billion Price / Sales2.35 Cash Flow$5.7784 per share Price / Cash Flow8.80 Book Value$48.16 per share Price / Book1.06 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.04 Net Income$2.27 billion Net Margins28.17% Return on Equity11.66% Return on Assets1.26% Miscellaneous Employees23,785 Outstanding Shares449,290,000Market Cap$23.44 billion OptionableOptionable 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 14th. Investors of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Monday, December 17th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. View SunTrust Banks' Dividend History. How will SunTrust Banks' stock buyback program work? SunTrust Banks declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, June 28th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 6.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were SunTrust Banks' earnings last quarter? SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 19th. The financial services provider reported $1.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.39 by $0.17. The financial services provider had revenue of $2.29 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.35 billion. SunTrust Banks had a return on equity of 11.66% and a net margin of 28.17%. The business's quarterly revenue was down .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.06 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, January 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SunTrust Banks. What price target have analysts set for STI? 20 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for SunTrust Banks' shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $86.00. On average, they anticipate SunTrust Banks' stock price to reach $77.0769 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 51.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SunTrust Banks. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SunTrust Banks? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SunTrust Banks in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SunTrust Banks. Has SunTrust Banks been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about STI stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. SunTrust Banks earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of SunTrust Banks' key competitors? Some companies that are related to SunTrust Banks include U.S. Bancorp (USB), Industrial & Cmrcl Bnk f China (IDCBY), PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), UBS Group (UBS), National Australia Bank (NABZY), DBS GRP HOLDING/S (DBSDY), Mizuho Financial Group (MFG), Capital One Financial (COF), Intesa Sanpaolo (ISNPY), BB&T (BBT), BANCO DO BRASIL/S (BDORY), Standard Chartered (SCBFF), DANSKE BK A/S/S (DNKEY), Shinhan Financial Group (SHG) and KeyCorp (KEY). Who are SunTrust Banks' key executives? SunTrust Banks' management team includes the folowing people: Bill Rogers, Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerMark A. Chancy, Vice-Chairman & Co-Chief Operating OfficerHugh S. Cummins, Co-Chief Operating Officer & Corporate EVPL. Allison Dukes, Chief Financial OfficerScott Case, Chief Information Officer Who are SunTrust Banks' major shareholders? SunTrust Banks' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.10%), Vanguard Group Inc (8.10%), Capital World Investors (4.67%), FMR LLC (4.04%) and Capital International Investors (1.47%). Company insiders that own SunTrust Banks stock include Agnes Bundy Scanlan, 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 and Thomas E Freeman. 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 Capital World Investors, FMR LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and First Trust Advisors LP. 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, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Bridgeway Capital Management Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Morgan Stanley, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $50.85. How big of a company is SunTrust Banks? SunTrust Banks has a market capitalization of $23.44 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. What is SunTrust Banks' official website? The official website for SunTrust Banks is http://www.suntrust.com. 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: 744 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 849 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,593MarketBeat'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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Consumer Price Index (CPI)?