BB&T Buys Bank Of Kentucky For $363 Million In Cash, Stock
A pedestrian walks past a BB&T Corp. bank branch in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. BB&T Corp., based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, announced plans in Sept. to buy Bank of Kentucky Financial Corp. for $363 million in cash and stock. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesAndrew Harrer — Bloomberg via Getty Images
  • Previous Rank
    273
  • Revenues ($M)
    11538
  • Revenue Percent Change
    11.5
  • Profits ($M)
    2426
  • Profits Percent Change
    16.4
  • Assets ($M)
    219276
  • Employees
    37500
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    36141

The financial services holding company operates almost 2,000 financial centers in the U.S., offering banking services, asset management, securities brokerage and mortgage and insurance services.

Company Info

CEOKelly S. King
CEO TitleChairman & Chief Executive Officer
SectorFinancials
IndustryCommercial Banks
HQ LocationWinston-Salem, NC
Websitewww.bbt.com
Years on Fortune 500 List19
Employees37,500

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$11,538
Profits ($M)$2,426
Assets ($M)$219,276
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$29,881
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$36,141

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues21%
Profits as % of Assets1.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity8.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3
EPS % Change (from 2015)8.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)8.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-0.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)28.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.2%