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BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT)
Net Margin
23.14% (As of Sep. 2016)

Net margin is calculated as net income divided by its revenue. BB&T Corp's net income for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $642 Mil. BB&T Corp's revenue for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $2,774 Mil. Therefore, BB&T Corp's net margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 was 23.14%.

BBT' s Net Margin Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.8   Max: 55.34
Current: 22

8.8
55.34
BBT's Net Margin is ranked lower than
51% of the 1677 Companies
in the Global Banks - Regional - US industry.

( Industry Median: 22.15 vs. BBT: 22.00 )

Definition

Net margin - also known as net profit margin is the ratio of Net Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

BB&T Corp's Net Margin for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (A: Dec. 2015 )/Revenue (A: Dec. 2015 )
=2084/9611
=21.68 %

BB&T Corp's Net Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

Net Margin=Net Income (Q: Sep. 2016 )/Revenue (Q: Sep. 2016 )
=642/2774
=23.14 %

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Explanation

Although Net Income and Earnings-per-Share (EPS) are the most widely used parameter in measuring a company’s profitability and valuation, it is the least reliable. The reason is that reported earnings can be manipulated easily by adjusting any numbers such as Depreciation, Depletion and Amotorization and non-recurring items.

But the long term trend of the net margin is a good indicator of the competitiveness and health of the business.


Related Terms

Net Income, Revenue, Cost of Goods Sold, Selling, General, & Admin. Expense, Research & Development, Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization, Interest Expense, Non-Recurring Items, Tax Expense


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

BB&T Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
netmargin 55.3426.0620.439.728.8014.9520.4517.4123.0921.68

BB&T Corp Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
netmargin 20.0323.8924.9522.7421.0621.5721.4022.1621.2623.14
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