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

June 29, 2018 - By Don Salinas

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During 2018 Q1 the big money sentiment decreased to 1.12. That’s change of 0.03, from 2017Q4’s 1.15. 36 investors sold all, 301 reduced holdings as BB&T Corporation ratio turned negative. 268 rose holdings while 110 funds took holdings. Funds hold 481.29 million shares thus 0.34% more from 2017Q4’s 479.66 million shares.
New Mexico Educational Retirement Board has 75,166 shs. First Interstate Financial Bank, a Montana-based fund reported 6,593 shs. Chemical Comml Bank owns 4,713 shs or 0.03% of their US capital. Pinnacle Partners reported 119,643 shs. Gulf Savings Bank (Uk) accumulated 252,005 shs or 0.17% of the stock. Ccm Invest Advisers Limited has 0.08% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 7,735 shs. Comerica Bank owns 0.2% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 547,125 shs. Comerica holds 62,829 shs. 18,600 are owned by Rmb Cap Limited Company. Paragon has 0.13% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 5,593 shs. Winslow Evans Crocker has 42 shs for 0% of their capital. Proshare Advisors Limited Liability Co accumulated 234,862 shs or 0.08% of the stock. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc invested 0.08% of its capital in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Haverford Financial invested 0.08% of its capital in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Public Sector Pension Investment Board stated it has 44,069 shs.

BB&T Corporation had 17 sales and 0 buys since January 19, 2018. This’s net activity of $25.39 million. HENRY I. PATRICIA sold $155,943 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) or 2,825 shs on Tuesday, March 6. Shares for $2.41 million were sold by Goodrich Donna C. $306,847 worth of stock was sold by Bradley W Bennett on Friday, May 18. 80,789 shs were sold by KING KELLY S, worth $4.35 million on Wednesday, April 25. $167,146 worth of stock was sold by Standridge Brantley J on Thursday, April 26. 68,402 shs valued at $3.66 million were sold by DUCK BARBARA F on Wednesday, April 25.

On July, 19 is expected BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT)’s earnings report, according to RTT. Last year’s EPS was $0.78, while now analysts expect change of 29.49 % up from current $1.01 EPS. If $1.01 is reported, BBT’s profit will reach $787.55 million for 12.73 P/E. 4.12 % EPS growth is what analysts predict. $0.97 EPS was published for last quarter. BBT reached $51.42 during the last trading session after $0.77 change.Currently BB&T Corporation is uptrending after 28.68% change in last June 29, 2017. BBT has 1.24 million shares volume. BBT outperformed by 16.11% the S&P 500.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) Ratings Coverage

In total 19 analysts cover BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT). “Buy” rating has 11, “Sell” are 0, while 8 are “Hold”. 58% are bullish. 32 are the (NYSE:BBT)’s analyst reports since January 2, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. In Thursday, January 18 report Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, April 11 Edward Jones upgraded the shares of BBT in report to “Buy” rating. In Tuesday, March 27 report B. Riley & Co upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating. On Thursday, April 19 the stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies. On Monday, April 23 the rating was maintained by Stephens with “Buy”. On Monday, February 26 the stock of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has “Hold” rating given by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Tuesday, January 2 the rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Hold”. On Thursday, April 19 the firm has “Buy” rating given by SunTrust. On Thursday, April 19 the firm earned “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill. On Wednesday, April 4 the firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given.

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 firm is valued at $40.10 billion. 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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