How Stochastic %D predicts the worthyness of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI)?


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) for the period of 9-Day stands at 82.09% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 78.6%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indictor of a certain security, currently SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) opened the session at $55.09 and after going up 1.33% closed at $55.56. The stock gained 0.47 points in the last trade.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $55.04 and $55.71 during the previous active session. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) traded with the volume of 3.42 Million with average volume of 3.02 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.3 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.97 and 53.34 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) is at 0.1% and the shares outstanding are 479.15 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) stands at 2.88% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 14.78 while Forward P/E shows the value of 12.49.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.76. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 4.4 and 1.19 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 1.89 and 11.81 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) stands at 0 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.

Return on Assets ROA of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) is at 0.9% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) stand at 8.2% and 11.6% respectively.

The payout ratio of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) stands at 27.4%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 3.71% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -1.02%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -1.35% while six month performance of the shares of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) remained bearish with the count of -2.99%.

The yearly and YTD performance of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) remained up at 27.11% and 1.29% respectively.