Many stand to get crushed under the weight of Dodd-Frank.
Even using 'very conservative' assumptions, KBW expects most large-cap U.S. banks to be approved by the Federal Reserve for huge increases in capital returns to investors next year.
In trading on Thursday, shares of BB&T Corp.'s Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: BBT.PRE) were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.4062), with shares changing hands as low as $20.07 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 6.02% in
Bank tellers don't make a lot of money despite sky-high executive pay and record industry profits. Are the banks to blame, or are there bigger forces at work?
This morning, Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of BB&T (BBT) from equal weight to overweight citing valuation. In the report, BB&T notes that the stock has lag its peer group, creating a value opportunity for investors. Morgan Stanley set a $40 price target with the upgrade. Shares of BB&T were higher
Banks have had difficulty holding onto customers in recent years, but there are a few banks that are best in their respective regions at hanging on to customers.
A group of nine regional bank stocks has plenty of room for growth from 'potential EPS improvement over the next 2-3 years.'
This year has been a tough year for banks. In BB&T's case, had it not been a stellar year for its insurance subsidiaries, it would have experienced a marked drop in earnings before taxes.
TheStreet highlights 4 stocks pushing the banking industry higher today.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today announced Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly King will present at the Goldman Sachs US Financial Services Conference ...
RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 3, 2013/PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Retirement and Institutional Services has earned 34 Best-in-Class awards in the national 2013 Defined Contribution Survey conducted by PLANSPONSOR magazine, ...
BB&T Retirement and Institutional Services wins 34 Best-in-Class Awards among leading 401(k) providersPR Newswire Dec 3
RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BB&T Retirement and Institutional Services has earned 34 Best-in-Class awards in the national 2013 Defined Contribution Survey conducted by PLANSPONSOR magazine, ...
North Carolina Fund Manager Develops Long/Short Fixed Income Portfolios through Listed Mutual Funds as a New Investment Alternative: An Interview with Robert J. Murphy, the Chief Investment Officer and a Portfolio Manager for the Hatteras AWall Street Transcript Dec 2
67 WALL STREET, New York - December 2, 2013 - The Wall Street Transcript has just published its current Investing Strategies Report. This special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth ...