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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 1.23% today. In the last week its performance is -2.22%, and 4.81% for the past quarter. Currently, BB&T Corporation, BBT has a target price of 39.53, so today’s gain of 1.23% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.96%.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), has a market cap of 30845.11, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 64.10%.

At the current price of 37.89, it has a dividend yield of 3.17%, and its target price is 39.53. 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 14.61, as well as a forward P/E of 12.31.

With a current EPS of 2.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.60%,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 6.24%.

Performance for the year is 7.89%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is 2.72%.

Volume today for BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), is 4828500, while its average volume is 4193.46. Whilst the total gain today was 1.23%, it did have a day high of -3.88%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.66%, and 1.54% for the month. The 52-week low for BB&T Corporation, BBT has been 28.56%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.88%.

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 2.34, and the P/S is 4.49, along with a P/B of 1.16. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.57.

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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