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  1. Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for BB&T Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... stock. 8/19/2015 - BB&T Corp. had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Oppenheimer. They wrote, "This morning, BBT announced the acquisition of National Penn for $13.00/sh (2.2x TBV; 16.0x 2016E consensus EPS). The deal was structured 70% ...

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  2. BB&T Corp. Upgraded to "Outperform" by Robert W. BairdRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... close. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call. Several other research firms have also weighed in on BBT. Sanford C. Bernstein increased their price target on shares of BB&T Corp. from $40.00 to $41.00 in a research note on Tuesday, ...

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  3. Wednesday's analyst upgrades and downgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    ... at Ladenburg Thalmann by equity analyst Eduardo Seda. The 12-month target price is $33 (U.S.) per share. BB&T Corp ( BBT-N ) was raised to "outperform" from "neutral" at Robert Baird by equity analyst David George. The 12-month target price is $40 ...

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  4. Longtime BB&T executive diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... at the age of 60. Wilson served as senior executive vice president and operations division manager for BB&T (NYSE: BBT) and had been a member of the bank's executive management team since 1999. "As part of the BB&T family for 38 years, Leon ...

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  5. BB&T: We will compete for middle-market lending in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Business Journal

    Despite comments to the contrary from investors and bankers in the Philadelphia region, BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT) said it would compete heavily for middle-market lending relationships in that market. "BB&T prides itself on supporting and lending ...

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  6. BB&T: We will compete for middle market lending in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Business Journal

    ... Community and regional banks often say that big banks headquartered outside the region such as BB&T (NYSE: BBT), Wells Fargo, Bank of America, PNC, Citizens and TD make important decisions about lending outside of Philadelphia. "Our community ...

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  7. With five years under his belt, Winston-Salem Open's Oakes gets contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Business Journal

    In the midst of play during its fifth year, the Winston-Salem Open has announced Bill Oakes will continue to lead the professional tennis tournament through 2021. "We are extremely pleased Bill will continue as our tournament director," said Don Flow , chairman of the board of the Winston-Salem Open.

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  8. BB&T Corp. Price Target Cut to $40.00Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... company currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $42.78. Shares of BB&T Corp. ( NYSE:BBT ) traded up 1.71% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $36.94. The stock had a trading volume of 425,410 shares. The ...

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  9. BB&T to shed branches, jobs in National Penn dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Business Journal

    BB&T Corp.'s (NYSE:BBT) $1.8 billion planned acquisition of Allentown, Pa.-based National Penn Bank will lead to the closure of roughly 25 overlapping branches and back-office job cuts, according to Ricky Brown , president of the Winston-Salem-based ...

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  10. BB&T Corp. (BBT) Stock Upgraded at BMO CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | TheStreet.com

    ... a Buy with a ratings score of A-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate BB&T CORP (BBT) a BUY. This is based on the convergence of positive investment measures, which should help this stock outperform the ...

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  11. BB&T Corp. Rating Increased to Outperform at BMO Capital MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,450,173.15. The disclosure for this sale can be found here . BBT has been the topic of several other reports. Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on BB&T Corp. from $40.00 to $41.00 and ...

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  12. Wednesday's analysts upgrades and downgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Globe and Mail

    ... AMZN US) was raised to "Buy" from "Hold" at Evercore ISI. The 12-month target price is $585 (U.S.) per share. BB&T Corp (BBT US) was raised to "Outperform" from "Market Perform" at BMO Capital Markets. The target price is $44 (U.S.) per share.

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  13. Weekly Analysts' Ratings Updates for BB&T Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... stock. 8/19/2015 - BB&T Corp. had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Oppenheimer. They wrote, "This morning, BBT announced the acquisition of National Penn for $13.00/sh (2.2x TBV; 16.0x 2016E consensus EPS). The deal was structured 70% ...

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  14. BB&T to shed roughly 25 branches in National Penn dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    ... in stone, but there is significant overlap with the footprints of National Penn and Susquehanna Bank, which BB&T (NYSE: BBT) recently acquired. Location is the leading factor in determining which National Penn branches will be shuttered, Brown said, ...

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  15. BB&T Corp. Upgraded to Buy at Hilliard LyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other equities research analysts also recently commented on BBT. Deutsche Bank started coverage on shares of BB&T Corp. in a research report on Monday, July 20th.

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  16. When opportunity knocked this year, the Wyndham Championship answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    ... the tournament's financial health, title sponsor Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN) and presenting sponsor BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT) both announced this spring they were extending their commitments through 2026. That kind of stability is going to allow a ...

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  17. Side lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Bloomberg

    When the folks who run the LeBron James Family Foundation want to track the academic progress of students it helps, they turn to an unlikely developer of software programs: JPMorgan Chase & Co. The New York bank, it turns out, is among the country's biggest financial firms offering technology products created in-house that sometimes have little to do with their main business.

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  18. BB&T Corp. Price Target Raised to $43.00 at SusquehannaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Susquehanna's price objective indicates a potential upside of 14.36% from the stock's current price. BB&T Corp. ( NYSE:BBT ) traded down 2.57% during trading on Monday, reaching $37.60. The company had a trading volume of 8,121,668 shares. The firm ...

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  19. Insider Selling: Daryl N. Bible Sells 1,265 Shares of BB&T Corp. StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT) CFO Daryl N. Bible sold 1,265 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.00, for a total transaction of $50,600.00. Following the completion of the ...

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  20. Insider Selling: Clarke R. Starnes III Sells 68,088 Shares of BB&T Corp. StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    BB&T Corp. (NYSE:BBT) EVP Clarke R. Starnes III sold 68,088 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $39.85, for a total value of $2,713,306.80. Following the ...

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