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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 0.84% today. In the last week its performance is 2.24%, and 7.21% for the past quarter. Currently, BB&T Corporation, BBT has a target price of 38.8, so today’s gain of 0.84% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.66%.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), has a market cap of 31393.26, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 64.30%.

At the current price of 38.27, it has a dividend yield of 3.14%, and its target price is 38.8. 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 14.75, as well as a forward P/E of 12.47.

With a current EPS of 2.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.07%,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 12.06%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 3.75%.

Volume today for BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), is 4215900, while its average volume is 4052.4. Whilst the total gain today was 0.84%, it did have a day high of -1.39%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.53%, and 1.34% for the month. The 52-week low for BB&T Corporation, BBT has been 29.85%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.39%.

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 2.33, and the P/S is 4.57, along with a P/B of 1.17. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.77.

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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