Jul 23, 2013
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) today declared the following regular quarterly dividends payable Sept. 3, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business Aug. 9, 2013:
BB&T has approximately 703 million shares of common stock, 23 million depositary shares related to its Series D Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, 46 million depositary shares related to its Series E Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, 18 million depositary shares related to its Series F Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock and 20 million depositary shares related to its Series G Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock. BB&T has paid a cash dividend to shareholders of its common stock every year since 1903.
BB&T is one of the largest financial services holding companies in the U.S. with $182.7 billion in assets and market capitalization of $23.8 billion, as of June 30, 2013. Based in Winston-Salem, N.C., the company operates 1,851 financial centers in 12 states and Washington, D.C., and offers a full range of consumer and commercial banking, securities brokerage, asset management, mortgage and insurance products and services. A Fortune 500 company, BB&T is consistently recognized for outstanding client satisfaction by J.D. Power and Associates, the U.S. Small Business Administration, Greenwich Associates and others. More information about BB&T and its full line of products and services is available at BBT.com.
SOURCE BB&T Corporation
For further information: ANALYSTS: Alan Greer, Executive Vice President, Investor Relations, (336) 733-3021, AGreer@BBandT.com; or MEDIA: Cynthia Williams, Senior Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications, (336) 733-1478, Cynthia.Williams@BBandT.com