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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 2.14% today. In the last week its performance is 5.46%, and 7.16% for the past quarter. Currently, BB&T Corporation, BBT has a target price of 38.53, so today’s gain of 2.14% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 2.03%.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), has a market cap of 29403.84, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 61.80%.

At the current price of 36.67, it has a dividend yield of 3.05%, and its target price is 38.53. This is with a profit margin of 30.10%, and total debt/equity of 0.91. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has a P/E of 14.35, as well as a forward P/E of 11.71.

With a current EPS of 2.56, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 13.19%,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 6.10%.

Performance for the year is -9.10%. Since its IPO date on 3/26/1990, the total performance to date is -1.38%.

Volume today for BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), is 4724000, while its average volume is 4692.94. Whilst the total gain today was 2.14%, it did have a day high of -0.95%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.17%, and 2.02% for the month. The 52-week low for BB&T Corporation, BBT has been 23.44%, while the 52-week-high has reached -9.77%.

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 80.80%. With a sales growth of 15.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that BB&T Corporation, BBT is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.91, 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 2.35, and the P/S is 4.49, along with a P/B of 1.14. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 10.38.

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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