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nobankersplease 3 posts  |  Last Activity: May 21, 2014 5:09 PM Member since: Nov 22, 2006
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  • nobankersplease nobankersplease May 21, 2014 5:09 PM Flag

    So you have owned this for 20+ years...HAHAHAHAHA. God that is funny.

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    What has the shareholders gained?

    by jim56442 Feb 12, 2014 2:04 PM
    nobankersplease nobankersplease Feb 17, 2014 12:53 PM Flag

    I was going to post this exact same thing. Well said. It would have been smarter to buy US treasuries in 1998 than to buy this stock. Wow! A bank full of mediocre managers with mediocre skills, mediocre talent who cannot find a job anywhere they work at the BB&T corp. welfare office. All those great minds from East Carolina University at work. I wonder if they understand the concept of annual compounded rates of return. And at the top of the heap is that gem Kelly King. What a mess, form their stupid scheme to avoid taxes that will cost 700M to bad land loans, a failed credit model, to ripping off pro football players, this is just a bunch of rank amateurs who try to make their numbers by over-managing expenses and massaging their loan loss reserves form 2006. The only winners here have been the EVPs and BOd for the last 15 years.

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    Bought at 33.39

    by jazh_98 Oct 17, 2013 11:25 AM
    nobankersplease nobankersplease Oct 21, 2013 3:22 PM Flag true. There were investors saying this in the late 90s and they could have bought US Treasuries and done better than owning this stock for 15 years.

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