Bb&T (BBT) Shareholder Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Has Increased Stake by $6.07 Million; As Dtf Tax Free Income (DTF) Market Value Rose, Shareholder Bulldog Investors Has Raised Its Position

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Bulldog Investors Llc increased its stake in Dtf Tax Free Income (DTF) by 146.63% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bulldog Investors Llc bought 89,244 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.39% with the market. The hedge fund held 150,107 shares of the company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.86 million, up from 60,863 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bulldog Investors Llc who had been investing in Dtf Tax Free Income for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $114.09 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.07% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $13.39. About 33,677 shares traded or 18.56% up from the average. DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF) has declined 0.09% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.46% the S&P500.

Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc increased its stake in Bb&T Corp (BBT) by 2.03% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc bought 141,249 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.77% with the market. The institutional investor held 7.10 million shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $307.47M, up from 6.96M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc who had been investing in Bb&T Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $38.17 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $49.98. About 7.04M shares traded or 18.41% up from the average. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has declined 3.74% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. Some Historical BBT News: 13/03/2018 BB&T names Rhodes to lead Greater Delaware Valley region; 22/04/2018 – DJ BB&T Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (BBT); 06/04/2018 – BB&T CORP – CAPITAL USED IN DEAL WILL IMPACT BB&T’S 2018 COMPREHENSIVE CAPITAL ANALYSIS AND REVIEW; 25/05/2018 – BB&T CORP SAYS CO MAY FROM TIME TO TIME OFFER SENIOR MEDIUM-TERM NOTES, SERIES G, AND SUBORDINATED MEDIUM-TERM NOTES, SERIES H – SEC FILING; 06/04/2018 – Regions Fincl Agrees to Sell Insurance Business to BB&T Insurance Holdings; 24/05/2018 – BB&T Presenting at Deutsche Bank Conference May 30; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q EPS 94c; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q Noninterest Expense $1.69B; 06/04/2018 – Regions to Sell Insurance Group to BB&T Insurance Subsidiary; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q Noninterest Income $1.18B

More notable recent DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Apple Is The Bargain Of 2019 – Seeking Alpha” on January 18, 2019, also Thestreet.com with their article: “What You Need to Know About Active vs. Passive Investing – TheStreet.com” published on January 31, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Star Bulk Carriers: Safest Among Dry Bulk Companies – Seeking Alpha” on March 06, 2018. More interesting news about DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Pier 1 Imports: Stabilization Will Create Value – Seeking Alpha” published on January 12, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Honeywell – Safe Haven For Tumultuous Times – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: October 24, 2018.

Bulldog Investors Llc, which manages about $594.55M and $266.73 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Asia Pac Fd Inc Com (APB) by 82,966 shares to 68,441 shares, valued at $782,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Lf Capital Acquistion by 157,425 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 139,249 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Msci Emerging Mkt Etf (EEM).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2018 Q4. Its down 1.00, from 2 in 2018Q3. It worsened, as 4 investors sold DTF shares while 7 reduced holdings. 4 funds opened positions while 7 raised stakes. 2.17 million shares or 27.54% more from 1.70 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Savings Bank Of America De has invested 0% of its portfolio in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF). Fiera Capital Corp, Quebec – Canada-based fund reported 343,494 shares. Geode Capital Mngmt Ltd Llc stated it has 28,159 shares. Wolverine Asset Management Limited Liability Corp owns 41,268 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 1607 Capital Ptnrs Lc reported 105,284 shares stake. Dixon Hubard Feinour Brown Incorporated Va accumulated 11,329 shares. Saba LP invested 0.03% in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF). Wesbanco Natl Bank Incorporated invested in 30,000 shares. Royal Financial Bank Of Canada holds 26,671 shares. Raymond James Financial Service Advsr invested in 22,268 shares. Susquehanna Intl Llp has invested 0% in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF). Karpus Management Inc has invested 0.09% in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF). Landscape Cap Limited Liability Company invested 0.04% of its portfolio in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF). Dakota Wealth has invested 0.04% in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF). Nuveen Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0% in DTF Tax-Free Income Inc. (NYSE:DTF) or 45,249 shares.

More notable recent BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “This Regional Bank Could Win From BB&T and SunTrust’s Merger – The Motley Fool” on February 17, 2019, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “CBJ Morning Buzz: Name game for Charlotte’s newest bank HQ; Wells Fargo gets $240M in settlement; Local coal-ash site ranks among worst – Charlotte Business Journal” published on March 05, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “U.S. banking system remains strong: Powell testimony – Seeking Alpha” on February 26, 2019. More interesting news about BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Albany International Corporation (NYSE:AIN), BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) – Quantamize’s Top February Long And Short Ideas For Small And Mid Caps – Benzinga” published on February 19, 2019 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “(SLIDESHOW) Timeline of BB&T/SunTrust deal: It all started back in August – Triad Business Journal” with publication date: March 11, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.03, from 1.05 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 50 investors sold BBT shares while 297 reduced holdings. 101 funds opened positions while 254 raised stakes. 479.70 million shares or 0.56% more from 477.03 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Great West Life Assurance Can accumulated 532,313 shares. Vident Investment Advisory Lc invested in 12,448 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Parsec Financial accumulated 90,088 shares or 0.28% of the stock. American Research & holds 0.03% or 2,200 shares. Moreover, Bp Public Limited Company has 0.15% invested in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Banced Corporation reported 7,033 shares. Aull Monroe Management owns 25,863 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd, Connecticut-based fund reported 12,565 shares. Wellington Shields Cap Management Ltd Co holds 0.06% or 6,970 shares in its portfolio. Barclays Plc reported 0.06% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Magnetar Limited Company reported 11,172 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Chesley Taft & Assoc reported 1.05% stake. Community Savings Bank Na owns 8,230 shares or 0.08% of their US portfolio. Tennessee-based Proffitt Goodson Inc has invested 0% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Amica Mutual Insurance reported 26,146 shares stake.

Since October 31, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $196,013 activity. The insider HENRY I. PATRICIA sold $30,245. $141,790 worth of stock was sold by QUBEIN NIDO R on Wednesday, November 7.

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