Quarterly Financial Update for BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) reported sales (ttm) of 7.02 Billion, whereas, 19 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 2774.62 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 2807 million and lower end at 2740.9 million while the year ago reported sale was 2768.41 million.

13 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Jan 19, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 2761.73 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 2803.9 million and 2700.4 million respectively.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Oct 19 BMO at 0.73, whereas, 27 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.73. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.76 and lower end at 0.68 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.84.

The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.72 reported by 23 number of analyst for the quarter ending Jan 19, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.72 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.76 and 0.65 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.85. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 5 analysts is at 5.29%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 7 and 4.

Valuation Ratios of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 16.61 while the company’s industry has 14.87 P/E and the sector P/E is 15.83. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 17.06 and low P/E is 10.77, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 14.8 and 26.4 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 10.75 for the industry and 12.02 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 94 has Beta of 1.06 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.5 and 1.49 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of 94 stands at 3.42 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.34. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 13.34, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 12.08 and 12.98 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) stands at -2.32 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 15.23 and 15.32 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 17.03 and 0.

BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) Trading Statistics:

The company surged 0.25% and closed its last trading session at $44.04. The market capitalization of the company is at $35.82 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $44.88 on Nov 22, 2016 and 52-week Low of $29.95 on Feb 11, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.04% and Monthly Volatility of 1.78%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.06 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.72.