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STI

SunTrust

$73.06

1.49 (2.08%)

16:16
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SunTrust raises quarterly dividend to 50c per share

The dividend is payable on September 17 to common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 31.

STI SunTrust
$73.06

1.49 (2.08%)

07/25/18
ARGS
07/25/18
NO CHANGE
Target $81
ARGS
Buy
SunTrust price target raised to $81 from $75 at Argus
Argus analyst Stephen Biggar raised his price target on SunTrust to $81 and kept his Buy rating after its better than expected Q2 results. The analyst cites net interest margin expansion and a sharply lower provision for loan losses in the quarter because of the bank's "strong credit quality". Biggar is also positive on the latest Federal Reserve CCAR decision on its capital, leading to a 25% increase in the bank's dividend and a $2B stock repurchase, which is up 52% from prior year. The analyst notes that SunTrust's modest premium is justified by its strong regional banking presence and balance sheet positioning for higher interest rates.
07/23/18
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Duke Energy (DUK) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan with analyst Christopher Turnure saying execution risk is priced into the shares at current levels and the company's visibility is improved following recent regulatory outcomes. 2. SunTrust (STI) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley FBR with analyst Steve Moss citing the company's better outlook for revenue growth and efficiency improvement following its "good" Q2 results. 3. Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst Michael Gambardella citing the company's "strong" U.S. iron ore earnings momentum and the removal of an overhang with the Asia Pacific Iron Ore sale. 4. Delphi Technologies (DLPH) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer with analyst Noah Kaye saying that trade risks, peak U.S. SAAR concerns, light duty diesel decline and potential long-term disruption from electrification have all contributed to a tempest of negative sentiment on the auto suppliers. 5. Essex Property Trust (ESS) upgraded to Market Perform at Raymond James. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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MACQ
07/23/18
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MACQ
Underperform
SunTrust downgraded to Underperform on lower Q2 core profitability at Macquarie
Macquarie downgraded SunTrust to Underperform from Neutral due to lower Q2 reported core profitability, premium valuation, and lower than expected returns versus peers.
07/23/18
RILY
07/23/18
UPGRADE
Target $81
RILY
Buy
SunTrust upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley FBR
B. Riley FBR analyst Steve Moss upgraded SunTrust Banks to Buy and raised his price target for the shares to $81 from $70. The analyst cites the company's better outlook for revenue growth and efficiency improvement following its "good" Q2 results for the upgrade to Buy.

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