*Woodley Farra Manion Portfolio Management INC Maintains Stake in Suntrust Bks INC (STI)

May 3, 2018 - By Ira Colvard

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) Corporate LogoDuring Q4 2017 the big money sentiment increased to 1.09. That’s change of 0.18, from 2017Q3’s 0.91. 38 investors sold all, 239 reduced holdings as STI ratio is positive. 202 grew positions while 100 funds bought positions. Funds hold 381.57 million shares thus 1.65% more from 2017Q3’s 375.36 million shares. 9,128 were accumulated by Texas Yale. Rothschild Asset has invested 0.86% in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). 265,250 are owned by Aviva Public Limited Co. 16,042 are held by Lowe Brockenbrough. Rampart reported 0.16% stake. Kentucky Retirement owns 29,356 shs for 0.14% of their capital. Congress Asset Management Com Ma has invested 0.66% in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). Oak Associates Limited Oh reported 0.59% of its capital in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). Acadian Asset Ltd Liability Corp reported 0% stake. Systematic Mngmt Lp reported 45,091 shs. Copper Rock Capital Prtn Llc invested in 135,293 shs. 235,000 were accumulated by Payden & Rygel. Pension Service invested in 479,977 shs or 0.15% of the stock. Ameriprise Fin has 2.31 million shs for 0.07% of their capital. Mastrapasqua Asset Management accumulated 52,215 shs.

STI had 3 sales and 0 insider purchases since January 23, 2018. This’s net activity of $1.29 million. On Friday, February 16 $525,975 worth of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) was sold by Chancy Mark A. Lienhard Jerome T sold $507,911 worth of stock.

Based on the latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC, Woodley Farra Manion Portfolio Management Inc upped its holdings in Suntrust Bks Inc (STI) by 392.73%. The company’s stock popped up 1.41% while Woodley Farra Manion Portfolio Management Inc bought 78,546 shares. At the end of 2017Q4, the institutional investor held 98,546 shares of the finance company, priced at $6.37M, up from 20,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. For a total of shares it reduced its holding in by shares in the quarter, and has cut its stake in .

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) Ratings Coverage

A total of 18 analysts rate SunTrust Banks (NYSE:STI) as follows: 9 “Buy”, 9 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 50% are bullish. The firm has $8700 highest and $65.0 lowest target. The avg target $75.20 is 15.18% above the last ($65.29) price. (NYSE:STI) has 29 ratings reports on 3 May 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. The stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Hold” on Thursday, January 4. On Sunday, April 22 the firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given. On Tuesday, January 2 the stock of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) has “Hold” rating given by Barclays Capital. On Tuesday, December 12 the rating was upgraded by UBS to “Buy”. On Monday, December 18 the rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. On Tuesday, December 12 the stock of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) has “Buy” rating given by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Friday, April 20 the firm earned “Buy” rating by Vining Sparks. On Friday, February 2 Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of STI in report with “Overweight” rating. On Wednesday, December 13 the stock of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) earned “Outperform” rating by Wood. On Wednesday, March 14 the stock of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse.

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