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Last $38.52 USD
Change Today -0.67 / -1.71%
Volume 3.0M
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As of 8:04 PM 04/17/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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BB&T Corporation operates as a financial holding company that provides various banking and trust services for retail and commercial clients. It operates in six segments: Community Banking, Residential Mortgage Banking, Dealer Financial Services, Specialized Lending, Insurance Services, and Financial Services. The company’s deposit products include noninterest-bearing checking accounts, interest-bearing checking accounts, savings accounts, money market deposit accounts, certificates of deposit, and individual retirement accounts. Its loan portfolio comprises commercial, financial and agricultural, real estate construction and land development, real estate mortgage, and consumer loans. The company also provides automobile lending, bankcard lending, consumer finance, home equity and mortgage lending, insurance, investment brokerage services, mobile/online banking, payment solutions, sales finance, small business lending, and wealth management/private banking services to retail customers. In addition, it offers commercial services, such as asset management, association, capital markets, institutional trust, insurance premium finance, international banking, leasing, merchant, mortgage warehouse lending, payment, private equity investments, real estate lending, supply chain management services. Further, the company provides retail brokerage, equity and debt underwriting, investment advice, corporate finance, and equity research, as well as facilitates the origination, trading, and distribution of fixed-income securities and equity products. As of February 2, 2015, it operated approximately 1,839 financial centers in 12 states and Washington, D.C. BB&T Corporation was founded in 1872 and is based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

33,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1872

bb&t corp (BBT) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Member of ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive ...
Total Annual Compensation: $560.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $665.0K
Senior Executive Vice President, President of...
Total Annual Compensation: $665.0K
Chief Risk Officer and Senior Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $560.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

bb&t corp (BBT) Key Developments

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. and BB&T Corp. Settling Merger-Related Lawsuit

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. BB&T Corp. entered into a memorandum of understanding with plaintiffs to settle a putative class-action lawsuit related to the two companies' pending merger, announced in November 2014. Under the terms of the MOU, Susquehanna and BB&T agreed to make available additional information to company shareholders. After reaching agreement on the substantive terms of the settlement, the parties also agreed that the plaintiffs may apply to the court of common pleas of lancaster county, Pa., for an award of reasonable attorneys fees, costs and expenses to be paid by company, its successor in interest and/or its insurer. Both the companies and the other defendants deny all of the allegations made by plaintiffs and believe the disclosures in the Jan. 21 proxy statement are adequate under the law. Nevertheless, the defendants agreed to settle to avoid the costs, disruption, and distraction of further litigation.

BB&T Corporation Approves Amendments to Bylaws

On January 27, 2015, the Board of Directors of BB&T Corporation approved an amendment to the company's Bylaws. The amendment, which is effective immediately, is as Article III, Section 7 (Qualifying Shares) has been amended to reflect the fact that the directors' share ownership requirement has been increased from four to five times the average annual cash retainer paid by the company for the directors' services.

BB&T Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend and Preferred Stock Dividends, Payable on March 2, 2015

BB&T Corporation declared quarterly dividend of $0.24 per share. The company also declared dividend of $365.625 per share (equivalent to $0.365625 per depositary share or 1/1,000th interest per share) on series D, $351.5625 on series E and $325.000 on F and G non- cumulative perpetual preferred stocks. The regular quarterly dividends payable March 2, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business February 13, 2015.


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