Triangle Securities Wealth Management Has Raised Bb&T (BBT) Position by $311,879 as Market Valuation Rose; Honeywell International Stake in Avalonbay Cmntys (AVB) Cut as Share Value Rose

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Triangle Securities Wealth Management increased its stake in Bb&T Corp (BBT) by 15.99% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Triangle Securities Wealth Management bought 7,253 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.77% with the market. The institutional investor held 52,615 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.28M, up from 45,362 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Triangle Securities Wealth Management 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 7.04 million 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: 27/03/2018 – BB&T CORP BBT.N : WELLS FARGO RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $63 FROM $55; 19/04/2018 – BB&T CORP CFO SAYS REGIONAL INSURANCE WILL ADD ABOUT $70-PLUS MILLION IN REVENUE FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE YEAR- CONF CALL; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q-End Tier 1 Risk-Based Capital 12%, Total Capital 14%; 06/04/2018 – BB&T Insurance Holdings To Acquire Regions Insurance Group; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q Provision for Credit Losses $150M; 25/05/2018 – BB&T CORP: FILES FOR MIXED SECURITIES OFFERING; 08/05/2018 – BB&T at Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference May 15; 19/04/2018 – BB&T Profit Nearly Doubles; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q Net Interest Margin 3.44%; 19/04/2018 – BB&T 1Q Net Charge-Offs $145M

Honeywell International Inc decreased its stake in Avalonbay Cmntys (AVB) by 6.07% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Honeywell International Inc sold 2,630 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.63% with the market. The institutional investor held 40,673 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $7.08 million, down from 43,303 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Honeywell International Inc who had been investing in Avalonbay Cmntys for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $27.49 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.55% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $198.97. About 970,470 shares traded or 55.70% up from the average. AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) has risen 26.20% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.83% the S&P500.

Since October 31, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $196,013 activity. 611 shares were sold by HENRY I. PATRICIA, worth $30,245 on Wednesday, October 31. $141,790 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) shares were sold by QUBEIN NIDO R.

Triangle Securities Wealth Management, which manages about $617.85 million and $169.35 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Johnson Ctls Intl Plc by 27,931 shares to 7,196 shares, valued at $213,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

More notable recent BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “U.S. banking system remains strong: Powell testimony – Seeking Alpha” on February 26, 2019, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “5 Safe Merrill Lynch US 1 List Stocks to Buy That Pay Big Dividends – 24/7 Wall St.” published on March 01, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Albany International Corporation (NYSE:AIN), BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) – Quantamize’s Top February Long And Short Ideas For Small And Mid Caps – Benzinga” on February 19, 2019. More interesting news about BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “This Regional Bank Could Win From BB&T and SunTrust’s Merger – The Motley Fool” published on February 17, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “3 Reasons JP Morgan Is a Solid Blue-Chip Play – Investorplace.com” with publication date: March 15, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.03, from 1.05 in 2018Q3. It dropped, 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. 8,143 were accumulated by Carnegie Capital Asset Ltd Llc. Wheatland Advisors has invested 3.44% of its portfolio in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Schwartz Inv Counsel holds 401,500 shares or 1.07% of its portfolio. Strs Ohio reported 723,336 shares. Millennium Lc holds 0% or 22,360 shares. Victory Capital Mngmt Inc accumulated 299,999 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Blb&B Advisors Lc, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 8,955 shares. Altavista Wealth Mgmt owns 10,721 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas holds 0.02% or 35,000 shares in its portfolio. 195,753 are owned by Reilly Financial. 7,833 are owned by Fcg Advsrs Lc. Oppenheimer & reported 0.18% of its portfolio in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). The Delaware-based Westover Advisors Ltd Llc has invested 0.29% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Nelson Roberts Invest Advsr Ltd Co invested in 250 shares. Amica Retiree Tru holds 0.16% or 3,934 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.18, from 0.99 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 33 investors sold AVB shares while 137 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 143 raised stakes. 126.14 million shares or 3.24% more from 122.18 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. 5,440 were reported by South State Corporation. Edgewood Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 1,237 shares. D E Shaw invested in 168,049 shares. The Japan-based Daiwa Sb Invs Ltd has invested 0.01% in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt has 0.03% invested in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). 167,693 are owned by Amundi Pioneer Asset Mgmt Inc. Marshall Wace Llp accumulated 1,197 shares or 0% of the stock. Rafferty Asset Mgmt holds 27,271 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Sandy Spring Bankshares holds 0.01% of its portfolio in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) for 317 shares. Scotia Capital has 0.01% invested in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). Cibc Asset Incorporated, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 14,778 shares. Jane Street Group Limited Liability Corporation, New York-based fund reported 2,780 shares. Moreover, Stone Ridge Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Company has 0.1% invested in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). Cohen And Steers Inc invested 0% of its portfolio in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). Pub Employees Retirement System Of Ohio invested in 0.21% or 208,039 shares.

More important recent AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “AvalonBay Is A Sell – Seeking Alpha” on February 26, 2019, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “Recent Analysis Shows General Motors, AvalonBay Communities, AerCap Holdings NV, KBR, Ternium SA, and Kadant Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth – GlobeNewswire”, 247Wallst.com published: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Agilent, American Water, Apple, Biogen, Garmin, GoDaddy, Tilray, UBS, Walmart and More – 24/7 Wall St.” on February 21, 2019. More interesting news about AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) was released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For February 21, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: February 21, 2019.

Since November 6, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 sales for $6.96 million activity. McLaughlin William M sold $4.35 million worth of AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) on Tuesday, November 20. Shares for $257,264 were sold by SCHULMAN EDWARD M. The insider Breslin Sean J. sold 3,366 shares worth $636,444. HOREY LEO S III sold $373,760 worth of AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) on Monday, November 19. 1,880 shares valued at $347,983 were sold by Shea Keri A on Monday, November 19. Wilson Stephen W had sold 2,905 shares worth $540,010.

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