EPS for BB&T Corporation (BBT) Expected At $1.01 as of July, 19

June 29, 2018 - By Alex Paulin

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Big Money Sentiment decreased to 1.12 in 2018 Q1. It has change of 0.03, from 2017Q4’s 1.15. The ratio is negative due to BB&T Corporation positioning: 36 sold and 301 reduced. 110 funds took stakes and 268 increased stakes. Investors holded 479.66 million in 2017Q4 but now own 481.29 million shares or 0.34% more.
Illinois-based Guggenheim Capital Lc has invested 0.13% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Leavell Investment Mngmt, Alabama-based fund reported 25,053 shs. Arcadia Inv Mngmt Corporation Mi has 0.01% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 420 shs. 31,383 were accumulated by Holderness Invs. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board invested in 0.09% or 625,763 shs. Waratah Advsrs invested 0.02% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Moreover, Foster And Motley has 0.18% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Smith Salley Assoc stated it has 204,183 shs or 1.9% of all its holdings. Zacks Mngmt has invested 0.83% of its capital in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Amg National Trust National Bank & Trust reported 104,761 shs. Buckingham Asset Management Lc stated it has 0.16% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Clear Harbor Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc stated it has 5,756 shs. Ohio-based Employees Retirement System Of Ohio has invested 0.15% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Schaper Benz And Wise Investment Counsel Inc Wi has invested 1.06% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Gamble Jones Invest Counsel invested in 0.06% or 10,872 shs.

BB&T Corporation registered $25.39 million net activity with 0 insider buys and 17 sales since January 19, 2018. Powell Cynthia B also sold $486,760 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) shs. $1.15M worth of stock was sold by QUBEIN NIDO R on Monday, February 5. 3,646 shs were sold by LYNN LOUIS B, worth $199,181 on Monday, January 22. Bradley W Bennett had sold 5,565 shs worth $306,847. KING KELLY S sold 60,000 shs worth $3.28 million. DUCK BARBARA F sold $3.66M worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) on Wednesday, April 25.

Earnings report for BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) is anticipated on July, 19., RTT reports. EPS of $1.01 is 29.49 % up from 2017’s $0.78 EPS. The profit will be $787.55 million for BBT if $1.01 EPS becomes true. After $0.97 EPS report last quarter, Wall Street now sees 4.12 % EPS growth of BB&T Corporation. The stock increased 1.52% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $51.42.BB&T Corporation has volume of 1.24M shares. Since June 29, 2017 BBT has risen 28.68% and is uptrending. BBT outperformed by 16.11% the S&P 500.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 19 have positions in BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT) as follows: 11 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 8 with “Hold”. The positive are 58%. Since January 2, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc BB&T Corp has 32 analyst reports. In Thursday, April 19 report Sandler O’Neill maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, January 18 the rating was maintained by Sandler O’Neill with “Hold”. The stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Thursday, January 18. On Wednesday, April 11 the company was upgraded by Edward Jones. On Wednesday, April 4 Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of BBT in report with “Hold” rating. On Monday, January 8 the stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust. On Thursday, January 18 the company was maintained by Jefferies. The company rating was upgraded by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, February 8. On Thursday, April 19 the rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. On Tuesday, January 9 Raymond James upgraded BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) to “Buy” rating.

BB&T Corporation operates as a financial holding firm that provides various banking and trust services for small and mid-size businesses, public agencies, local governments, and individuals.The company has $40.10 billion market cap. It operates in six divisions: Community Banking, Residential Mortgage Banking, Dealer Financial Services, Specialized Lending, Insurance Services, and Financial Services.The P/E ratio is 15.96. The companyÂ’s 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.

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