|Bid||51.80 x 100|
|Ask||54.25 x 100|
|Day's Range||52.79 - 53.60|
|52 Week Range||41.17 - 53.91|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.73|
|Earnings Date||Jan 18, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.32 (2.48%)|
|1y Target Est||53.90|
The initiative is part of a digital transformation BB&T has undergone since 2015. "A significant investment in fintech puts BB&T on an aggressive pace to more quickly navigate our digital road map and further foster a culture of innovation throughout the company," said Bennett Bradley, chief digital officer.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Corporation (BBT) today announced it will set aside up to $50 million to invest in and/or acquire emerging digital technology companies to benefit and delight clients and lower operating costs. "This sizable investment in financial technology companies represents an important strategic milestone in our digital business transformation," said BB&T Chairman and CEO Kelly S. King. BB&T's digital business transformation formally began in 2015 with the Executive Management appointment of W. Bennett Bradley as Chief Digital Officer.
A bevy of biotechs led the charge in 2017 as U.S. stock markets rocketed to record highs, although analysts caution the surge had more to do with individual companies beating expectations than it did with a broader confidence in the life sciences sector as a whole. The Business Journals analysis included 3,000 publicly traded companies with at least $100 million in stock market value apiece as of Dec. 31, 2017. In the Triad, trucking and manufacturing companies had the top stocks of 2017.
BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) delivered a less impressive 7.98% ROE over the past year, compared to the 8.93% return generated by its industry. BBT’s results could indicate a relatively inefficient operationRead More...
BNY Mellon (BK) completes the sale of real asset investment boutique CenterSquare Investment Management to its management team and Lovell Minnick Partners.
Both BB&T (BBT) and SunTrust (STI) are well poised for growth. However, SunTrust seems to be a better investment option given the higher earnings growth prospects.
BB&T Corp. is the latest U.S. company to announce financial incentives for employees after Congress last week passed the GOP tax bill. "By far and away, our associates are our most important asset,” said Kelly King, BB&T chairman and CEO. “They’ve worked so hard, especially over the last few years, to position BB&T for continued success.
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 22, 2017) - Benchmark Botanics Inc. (CSE: BBT) (the "Company" or "Benchmark") is pleased to announce that the Company has completed the acquisition of a 10 acre land parcel (the "Stowell Property") contiguous to the Company's property that together comprises, in the total, 20 acres of land on which the Company's facility is located. The acquisition was completed for a purchase price of $1,000,000 paid in cash pursuant ...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Corporation (BBT) today announced additional investments in its associates and communities made possible through the tax reform package recently signed into law. The total cost of the program is $152 million, with $15 million related to the pay rate increase, $37 million (including fringes) as a one-time bonus and $100 million to BB&T's philanthropic fund.
CLEMMONS, N.C., Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheffield Financial, a division of Branch Banking and Trust Company, and Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC), recently agreed to a multi-year financing services agreement, effective immediately. "Sheffield has been a great partner for Kawasaki," said Bill Jenkins, Kawasaki senior vice president, Sales & Operations.
VANCOUVER , Dec. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Trading resumes in: Company: Benchmark Botanics Inc. CSE Symbol: BBT Resumption (ET): 15:00 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading ...
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 18, 2017) - Benchmark Botanics Inc. (CSE: BBT) (the "Company" or "Benchmark") is pleased to announce that pursuant to a Contract of Purchase and Sale dated effective November 8, 2016, as amended on September 19, 2017, between the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary Potanicals Green Growers Inc. ("Potanicals") as purchaser and Douglas Turner as vendor, Potanicals completed the purchase on December 15, 2017 of a 10 acres land parcel (the ...
VANCOUVER , Dec. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC: Company: Benchmark Botanics Inc. CSE Symbol: BBT Reason: At the request of the Company Pending News Halt Time (ET): 1:56 ...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. , Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today announced it is increasing its prime lending rate to 4.50 percent from 4.25 percent effective immediately. About ...
BB&T CEO Kelly King discusses his company's decision to raise wages and give employees a one-time bonus for the end of the year.
CNBC's Leslie Picker reports several banks have already increased their lending rates to 4.5% following the Fed's announcement it would raise rates.