NEW YORK, August 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
If you want a Stock Review on RF, OZRK, BBT, or FHN then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. Despite focusing on a narrow region of the US, the Regional Southeast Banks category is chock-full of dividend stocks. These small- to mid-sized companies, as the category name suggests, are all banks located in the Southeastern US. Pre-market today, DailyStockTracker.com monitors Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE: RF), Bank of the Ozarks (NASDAQ: OZRK), BB&T Corp. (NYSE: BBT), and First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE: FHN). Learn more about these stocks by downloading their comprehensive and free reports from DailyStockTracker.com member's area at:
Birmingham, Alabama headquartered Regions Financial Corp.'s shares finished Friday's session flat at $14.45. A total volume of 7.54 million shares was traded. The stock has gained 0.42% in the last month, 2.26% over the previous three months, and 0.63% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.01% and 1.01%, respectively. Moreover, shares of Regions Financial, which together with its subsidiaries, provide banking and bank-related services to individual and corporate customers in the US, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 52.61.
On August 09th, 2017, Regions Bank, a subsidiary of Regions Financial, announced that Nalini Tailor, a Branch Team Leader in Decatur, is the August 2017 recipient of the Regions Bank Better Life Award. The Better Life Award is the top honor given to any Bank associate for outstanding dedication and job performance, as well as exemplary involvement and commitment to the community.
On August 10th, 2017, research firm Wells Fargo resumed its 'Market Perform' rating on the Company's stock. RF complete research report is just a click away at:
Bank of the Ozarks
Shares in Little Rock, Arkansas headquartered Bank of the Ozarks ("OZRK')ended the day 0.54% lower at $42.20 with a total trading volume of 800,549 shares. The stock is trading 7.06% below its 50-day moving average. Shares of the Company, which provides various retail and commercial banking products and services, have an RSI of 43.71.
On August 02nd, 2017, research firm Morgan Stanley initiated an 'Overweight' rating on the Company's stock.
On August 02nd, 2017, OZRK has been named the top performing bank in the US in Bank Director magazine's asset size category. This is OZRK's fifth consecutive year to be recognized by Bank Director, and it marks 11 times in seven consecutive years that national organizations have named the Bank as number one in the nation. The complimentary report on OZRK can be downloaded at:
Winston-Salem, North Carolina headquartered BB&T Corp.'s stock closed the session flat at $46.15. A total volume of 3.53 million shares was traded. The Company's shares have gained 8.44% in the previous three months. The stock is trading 0.55% above its 50-day moving average and 1.75% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of BB&T, which operates as a financial holding company that provides various banking and trust services for small and mid-size businesses, public agencies, local governments, and individuals, have an RSI of 45.85.
On August 10th, 2017, research firm Wells Fargo resumed its 'Market Perform' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $44 per share.
On August 23rd, 2017, BB&T announced that Chairman and CEO, Kelly S. King, will present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on September 12th, 2017, at 2:45 p.m. ET in New York. Sign up for your complimentary research report on BBT at:
First Horizon National
On Friday, shares in Memphis, Tennessee headquartered First Horizon National Corp. finished the session 1.22% higher at $17.37. A total volume of 1.80 million shares was traded. The stock has gained 1.70% over the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 0.42%. Moreover, shares of the Company, which operates as the bank holding company for First Tennessee Bank National Association that provides various financial services in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 50.97.
On July 31st, 2017, Ronald J. York, CTP, has been promoted to treasury executive for First Tennessee Bank, a part of First Horizon National. York will provide strategic direction for all aspects of the treasury management products and services of the Bank, which was recently fifth among American Banker's Top 10 Most Reputable US Banks. He has been leading treasury and deposit acquisition for the Bank's Mid-Atlantic region, which includes its markets in the Carolinas, Virginia, and Florida.
On August 10th, 2017, research firm Raymond James upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Market Perform' to 'Outperform'. Get free access to your research report on FHN at:
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