Stocks Coverage on the Financial Sector -- Regions Financial, BB&T, First Horizon National, and Cullen/Frost Bankers

17 Jun, 2016, 07:55 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, June 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

On Thursday, June 16, 2016, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 4,844.92, up 0.21%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.53% to finish at 17,733.10; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,077.99, up 0.31%. The gains were broad based as seven out of nine sectors ended the session in positive. Stock-Callers.com has initiated coverage on the following equities: Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE: RF), BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT), First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE: FHN), and Cullen/Frost Bankers Inc. (NYSE: CFR). Learn more about these stocks by accessing their free trade alerts at:

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Regions Financial Corp., together with its subsidiaries, provides banking and bank-related services to individual and corporate customers in the U.S. The stock lost 1.43% to close the day at $8.97. The stock recorded a trading volume of 44.57 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 19.39 million shares. The Company's shares have gained 11.20% in the past three months. The stock is trading 1.55% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, Regions Financial's stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 37.49. Sign up and read the free notes on RF at:

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On Thursday, shares in Winston-Salem, North Carolina headquartered financial holding Company, BB&T Corp., ended the session 0.03% lower at $35.56 with a total volume of 4.50 million shares traded. Shares of the Company traded at a PE ratio of 13.91. The Company's shares have advanced 5.77% in the last one month and 4.98% in the previous three months. The stock is trading 2.11% above its 50-day moving average and 1.95% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of BB&T have an RSI of 49.56. The complimentary notes on BBT can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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On Thursday, shares in First Horizon National Corp. which operates as the bank holding Company for First Tennessee Bank National Association that provides various financial services in the U.S. and internationally, recorded a trading volume of 2.95 million shares, which was higher than their three months average volume of 1.91 million shares. The stock ended the day 0.96% lower at $13.46. Shares of the Company traded at a PE ratio of 15.60. The Company's shares have advanced 4.21% in the previous three months. The stock is trading below its 200-day moving average by 1.42%. Furthermore, shares of First Horizon National have an RSI of 37.04. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and access the latest research on FHN at:

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Cullen/Frost Bankers Inc. operates as the holding Company for Frost Bank that offers commercial and consumer banking services in Texas. The stock finished Thursday's session 2.19% lower at $61.76 with a total volume of 741,545 shares traded. Over the last one month and the previous three months, the Company's shares have gained 1.97% and 9.04%, respectively. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.32% and 4.34%, respectively. Cullen/Frost Bankers' stock has an RSI of 40.97. Get free access to your trade alert on CFR at:

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