KBW Maintains a “Hold” Rating on BB&T (BBT) and $57.0 Target; Adecco Group AG (AHEXY) Covered By 0 Bullish Analysts Last Week

Among 2 analysts covering Adecco S.A. (OTCMKTS:AHEXY), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Adecco S.A. had 3 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, November 16. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, August 14 by Credit Suisse. As per Friday, August 28, the company rating was upgraded by Zacks. See Adecco Group AG (OTCMKTS:AHEXY) latest ratings:

Among 30 analysts covering BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. BB&T Corp has $61.0 highest and $35 lowest target. $50.44’s average target is -7.96% below currents $54.8 stock price. BB&T Corp had 95 analyst reports since July 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray initiated the shares of BBT in report on Tuesday, November 24 with “Neutral” rating. On Wednesday, January 11 the stock rating was initiated by UBS with “Neutral”. RBC Capital Markets maintained BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) on Thursday, June 22 with “Buy” rating. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $4600 target in Friday, May 26 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 19. FBR Capital maintained the shares of BBT in report on Thursday, January 19 with “Mkt Perform” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Monday, July 11. The stock has “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Thursday, January 21. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Thursday, October 19. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Stephens given on Thursday, October 5.

Adecco Group AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides workforce solutions to businesses and organizations worldwide. The company has market cap of $13.73 billion. The firm provides temporary staffing, permanent placement, and outsourcing services for clerical and support personnel in the areas of office employment; and candidates for blue collar job profiles across various industrial sectors under the Adecco brand. It has a 16.2 P/E ratio. It also offers professional staffing services in the information technology, and engineering and technical business lines primarily under the brand name of Modis; finance and legal business line under the Badenoch & Clark brand name; and medical and science business line.

The stock increased 1.06% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $40.95. About 5,794 shares traded. Adecco Group AG (OTCMKTS:AHEXY) has 0.00% since January 21, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.23, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 56 investors sold BB&T Corporation shares while 291 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 241 raised stakes. 500.82 million shares or 2.15% less from 511.81 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Jolley Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 3,775 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. Moreover, Apg Asset Nv has 0.02% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 255,815 shares. 69,460 are owned by Bancshares. Eagle Asset Mgmt reported 538,453 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Mngmt Communications has invested 0.05% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Evercore Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Co reported 4,470 shares. Kempner Capital Mngmt Inc owns 1.18% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 38,325 shares. Regions Financial has invested 0.68% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Ig Inv Management Limited holds 0.15% or 605,000 shares in its portfolio. Yorktown Mgmt & Research owns 4,700 shares. Smith Asset Management Grp Inc Inc Limited Partnership invested 0% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Atlantic Ltd Liability Company stated it has 0.04% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Rmb Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 104 shares. Norinchukin National Bank The holds 0.04% of its portfolio in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) for 38,644 shares. D E Shaw accumulated 0.01% or 75,092 shares.

BB&T Corporation operates as a financial holding firm that provides various banking and trust services for small and mid-size businesses, public agencies, local governments, and individuals. The company has market cap of $43.23 billion. It operates in six divisions: Community Banking, Residential Mortgage Banking, Dealer Financial Services, Specialized Lending, Insurance Services, and Financial Services. It has a 20.37 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s deposit products include noninterest-bearing checking, interest-bearing checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts, as well as certificates of deposit and individual retirement accounts.

The stock increased 1.22% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $54.8. About 5.76 million shares traded or 20.00% up from the average. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has risen 20.68% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.98% the S&P500.

Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $7.30 million activity. The insider Wilson Donta L sold $201,929. On Wednesday, August 16 Weaver David Hudson sold $410,539 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) or 8,752 shares. Johnson Robert Jerome JR had sold 12,357 shares worth $589,373 on Wednesday, October 25. 42,233 shares were sold by Henson Christopher L, worth $2.01 million. $373,811 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) shares were sold by Bradley W Bennett. BANNER JENNIFER S also sold $559,259 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) shares. KING KELLY S also sold $3.15M worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) on Friday, October 20.