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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) which is in the industry Regional – Southeast Banks, gaining -0.48% today. In the last week its performance is 1.40%, and 11.14% for the past quarter. Currently, BB&T Corporation, BBT has a target price of 38.38, so today’s gain of -0.48% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.81%.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), has a market cap of 30282.37, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 62.30%.

At the current price of 37.01, it has a dividend yield of 3.23%, and its target price is 38.38. This is with a profit margin of 30.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.92. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has a P/E of 14.34, as well as a forward P/E of 12.16.

With a current EPS of 2.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.03%,BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 17.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 6.32%.

Performance for the year is -2.35%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 0.82%.

Volume today for BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), is 2936574, while its average volume is 4383.79. Whilst the total gain today was -0.48%, it did have a day high of -2.65%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.27%, and 1.25% for the month. The 52-week low for BB&T Corporation, BBT has been 25.58%, while the 52-week-high has reached -5.51%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 9.00%, and its return on assets is 1.00%. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has an operating margin of 81.30%. With a sales growth of 21.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that BB&T Corporation, BBT is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.92, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of BB&T Corporation? Well its PEG is 2.27, and the P/S is 4.41, along with a P/B of 1.14. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.35.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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