BB&T Corporation (BBT)

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Last closing price (Nov 25 4:00 EDT):
38.02 (-0.13%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
2.04% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
N/A
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
BB&T Corporation operates as a financial holding company that provides various banking and trust services for retail and commercial clients. It operates in six segments: Community Banking, Residential Mortgage Banking, Dealer Financial Services, Specialized Lending, Insurance Services, and Financial Services. The company’s deposit products include noninterest-bearing checking accounts, interest-bearing checking accounts, savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, certificates of deposit, and individual retirement accounts. Its loan products comprise commercial, financial, and agricultural loans; real estate construction and land development loans; real estate mortgage loans; and consumer loans. The company also provides automobile lending, bankcard lending, consumer finance, home equity and mortgage lending, insurance, investment brokerage services, mobile/online banking services, payment solutions, sales finance, small business lending, and wealth management/private banking services to retail customers. In addition, it offers asset management, association, capital markets, institutional trust, international banking, and merchant services; commercial middle market, commercial mortgage, mortgage warehouse, and real estate lending; leasing; insurance premium and commercial finance; supply chain management; and private equity investments to commercial customers. Further, the company provides retail brokerage, equity and debt underwriting, investment advice, corporate finance, and equity research, as well as facilitates the origination, trading, and distribution of fixed-income securities and equity products. As of December 31, 2012, it operated 1,832 branch offices in North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, South Carolina, Alabama, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Texas, Washington D.C, and Indiana. BB&T Corporation was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
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Todd Hagerman Sterne, Agee & Leach Buy   Oct 27, '14   36.53    Oct 27, '15  4.08% 
Matthew Burnell Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Aug 06, '14   36.05    Aug 06, '15  5.46% 
Gerard Cassidy RBC Capital Markets Buy   Jan 17, '14   37.81  42.00  Jan 17, '15  0.56% 
Kevin Reynolds Wunderlich Securities, Inc. Buy   Jan 16, '14   37.76  45.00  Jan 16, '15  0.69% 
Chris WIse Unaffiliated Buy   Jan 15, '14   38.54  45.00  Apr 15, '14  0.78% 
Vivek Juneja JPMorgan Buy   Jan 07, '14   37.07    Jan 07, '15  2.56% 
John Pancari Evercore Partners Buy   Dec 16, '13   34.97  44.00  Dec 16, '14  8.72% 
Kevin Barker Compass Point Buy   Dec 12, '13   34.47  43.00  Dec 12, '14  10.30% 
Betsy Graseck Morgan Stanley Buy   Dec 04, '13   33.93    Dec 04, '14  12.05% 
New York Elites Unaffiliated Buy   Nov 26, '13   34.13  43.00  Nov 26, '14  11.40% 
Kevin Barker Compass Point Buy   Oct 18, '13   32.74    Oct 18, '14  7.51% 
Terry Mcevoy Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Oct 01, '13   33.16  40.00  Oct 01, '14  17.54% 
Kevin Barker Compass Point Buy   Sep 12, '13   33.00  43.00  Sep 12, '14  15.00% 
Kevin Barker Compass Point Buy   Jul 25, '13   34.72  42.00  Jul 25, '14  8.93% 
Kevin Reynolds Wunderlich Securities, Inc. Buy   Jun 02, '13   32.25  38.00  Jun 02, '14  17.58% 
Marty Mosby Guggenheim Securities LLC Buy   May 22, '13   31.81  38.50  May 22, '14  17.95% 
David Hilder Drexel Hamilton Buy   Apr 21, '13   28.99  40.00  Apr 21, '14  34.36% 
Ross Demmerle Hilliard Lyons Buy   Apr 18, '13   28.50  36.00  Apr 18, '14  33.09% 
Gerard Cassidy RBC Capital Markets Buy   Apr 18, '13   28.50  36.00  Apr 18, '14  33.09% 
Kevin Reynolds Wunderlich Securities, Inc. Buy   Apr 16, '13   29.61  35.00  Apr 16, '14  32.22% 
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