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Earnings Highlights and Summary
For the three months ended December 31, 2017, BB&T's revenues increased 5% to $2.91 billion from $2.77 billion in Q4 FY16. The Company's revenue numbers surpassed analysts' expectations of $2.84 billion.
For the reported quarter, the Company's net interest income increased 4.7% to $1.68 billion from $1.61 billion in Q4 FY16. For the reported quarter, the Company's net interest margin was 3.43% compared to 3.32% in Q4 FY16.
During Q4 FY17, BB&T's total non-interest income advanced 5.4% to $1.23 billion from $1.16 billion in Q4 FY16, due to higher fees from the majority of non-interest revenues sources as a result of higher business activity. For the reported quarter, the Company's personnel expenses increased 4% to $1.04 billion from $1.00 billion in Q4 FY16. For the reported quarter, BB&T's occupancy and equipment expenses decreased 1.5% to $195 million from $198 million in Q4 FY16. For the reported quarter, the Company's total non-interest expenses increased 11.2% to $1.86 billion from $1.67 billion in Q4 FY16.
For the reported quarter, BB&T's net income increased 3.7% to $614 million on a y-o-y basis from $592 million in Q4 FY16. During Q4 FY17, the Company's diluted earnings per share (EPS) increased 6.9% to $0.77 on a y-o-y basis from $0.72 in the same period of last year. For the reported quarter, BB&T's adjusted net income was $671 million. During Q4 FY17, the Company's adjusted diluted EPS was $0.84, surpassing analysts' expectations of $0.80.
Community Banking Retail and Consumer Finance - During Q4 FY17, the Company's Community Banking Retail and Consumer Finance segment's net income decreased 9.6% to $263 million from $291 million in the comparable period of last year.
Community Banking Commercial - During Q4 FY17, the Company's Community Banking Commercial segment's net income increased 27.3% to $233 million from $183 million in the corresponding period of last year.
Financial Services and Commercial Finance - During Q4 FY17, the Company's Financial Services and Commercial Finance segment's net income increased 7.9% to $136 million from $126 million in the same period of last year.
Insurance Holdings and Premium Finance - During Q4 FY17, the Company's Insurance Holdings and Premium Finance segment's net income decreased 13.2% to $33 million from $38 million in the comparable period of last year.
During Q4 FY17, BB&T's total non-performing assets decreased 22.9% to $627 million from $813 million in the corresponding period of last year. For the reported quarter, the Company's non-performing assets to total assets ratio was 0.28% compared to 0.37% in Q4 FY16.
For the reported quarter, the Company's total loans and leases decreased 0.1% to $142.66 billion from $142.69 billion in Q3 FY17. For the reported quarter, the Company's total deposits increased 1.4% to $157.96 billion from $157.41 billion in Q3 FY17.
For the reported quarter, the Company's common equity Tier 1 capital ratio was 10% compared to 10.2% in Q4 FY16.
Stock Performance Snapshot
January 22, 2018 - At Monday's closing bell, BB&T's stock marginally rose 0.15%, ending the trading session at $54.88.
Volume traded for the day: 3.46 million shares.
Stock performance in the last month – up 9.69%; previous three-month period – up 17.42%; past twelve-month period – up 20.83%; and year-to-date – up 10.38%
After yesterday's close, BB&T's market cap was at $43.01 billion.
Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio was at 20.01.
The stock has a dividend yield of 2.41%.
The stock is part of the Financial sector, categorized under the Regional - Southeast Banks industry. This sector was up 0.8% at the end of the session.
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