Stochastic Oscillator Analysis for 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 65.91% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 57.03%.

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

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 “Buy”.

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

About Company

SunTrust Banks, Inc. is a purpose-driven company dedicated to Lighting the Way to Financial Well-Being for the people, businesses, and communities it serves. It operates through three segments: Consumer Banking and Private Wealth Management, Wholesale Banking, and Mortgage Banking. Its flagship subsidiary, SunTrust Bank, operates an extensive branch and ATM network throughout the high-growth Southeast and Mid-Atlantic states, along with 24-hour digital access. Certain business lines serve consumer, commercial, corporate, and institutional clients nationally. SunTrust had total assets of $208 billion and total deposits of $163 billion. The Company provides deposit, credit, trust, investment, mortgage, asset management, securities brokerage, and capital market services. SunTrust leads onUp, a national movement inspiring Americans to build financial confidence.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) opened the session at $67.33 and after going down -0.69% closed at $67.67. The stock gained 0.34 points in the last trade.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $67.14 and $68.16 during the previous active session. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) traded with the volume of 2.6 Million with average volume of 3.36 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.33 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.88 and 47.74 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) is at 28.4% and the shares outstanding are 494.5 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 2.36% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 17.57 while Forward P/E shows the value of 12.17.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.2. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 5.24 and 1.42 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 2.79 and 7 correspondingly.

Return on Assets ROA of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) is at 1.1% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) stand at 9.7% and 13.5% respectively.

The payout ratio of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) stands at 29.1%.

Stock Performance Analysis b>

The stock performance of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -0.7% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -6.76%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 1.08% while six month performance of the shares of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) remained bullish with the count of 12.04%.

The yearly and YTD performance of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) remained up at 23.35% and 4.77% respectively.