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Today’s Large Cap Details for BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) of Regional – Southeast Banks

BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 37.46 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for BB&T Corporation is 44.97 (with a change from open of -0.13%), this in conjunction with a target price of 47.57. Volume today has so far reached 129603, with an average volume of about 3762.15. The GAP for this stock, is -1.16%.

The P/E ratio is 17.77, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 13.09. The current EPS for BB&T Corporation, is 2.56, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 8.50%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to -3.11%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for BB&T Corporation, EPS is looking like it will grow 23.44% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 6.25%. Quarter over quarter is -31.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 3.10%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 8.70%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 0.50%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.30% and institutional ownership is 65.70%. Shares outstanding is 822.24, while shares float is at a value of 808.21. Float short for BB&T Corporation is 1.71% and the short ratio is 3.68.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.8, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.8. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. The most recent gross margin is *TBA and their operating margin is 82.40%. The profit margin is 29.60%.

BB&T Corporation has seen returns on assets of 1.00%, and on investment, 10.20%. Return on equity is 7.90%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.84. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 5.26, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.37 and Price/cash is 9.18, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 18.7.

The simple moving averages are 0.46% and 1.89% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -9.84% and the 52 week low is 24.26%.

BB&T Corporation has a dividend yield of 2.63%, with a current price of 44.97. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 45.40%. This is in an industry, Regional – Southeast Banks, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Financial. BB&T Corporation is based in USA.

Performance in the Regional – Southeast Banks industry means that BB&T Corporation has seen performance for the past week of 0.07%, with performance for the month coming to 2.87%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 5.39%, and for the half year the performance is 26.91%. Volatility for this week is 0.90% and for the month this is 1.36%.


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