Stock Price of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) Increases 0.38%

Stock price performance of SunTrust Banks, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 14.61% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 35.25% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 68.91% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of SunTrust Banks, Inc. has a positive value of 52.02 compared to overall market. Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.01% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.31%.The 200 Day SMA reached 26.98%

SunTrust Banks, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 62.34 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) has climbed 0.38% in the past week and advanced 4.39% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.26% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.47% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 1, 2017, Frank P Jr Scruggs (director) purchased 200 shares at 56.63 per share price.On Jan 25, 2017, Mark A Chancy (Corp. EVP-Wholesale Bank Exec) sold 30,019 shares at 0.00 per share price.On Nov 23, 2016, Anil T Cheriyan (Corp Ex Vice Pres & CIO) sold 8,000 shares at 52.15 per share price.

SunTrust Banks Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 20, 2017. The company reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.88. The company had revenue of $2192.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2193.24 million. The companys revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.91 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by FBR & Co. on Jan 23, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 65 from a previous price target of $63 .SunTrust Banks was Upgraded by Sandler ONeill to Buy on Jan 23, 2017. SunTrust Banks was Initiated by UBS on Jan 11, 2017 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $58.Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Jan 3, 2017 to Equal Weight, Raises Price Target to $ 62 from a previous price target of $49 .Company shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Nov 30, 2016 to Neutral, Raises Price Target to $ 53 from a previous price target of $51 .

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $57.74 and hit $58.09 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $57.97, with a gain of 2.01% or 1.14 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,045,707 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $58.72 and the company has a market cap of $28,452 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $31.065 .

SunTrust Banks, Inc. is a commercial banking organization. The company provides a wide range of services to meet the financial needs of its growing customer base in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Tennessee, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Its primary businesses include traditional deposit and credit services as well as trust and investment services. (Company Press Release)


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