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2019 Archives

May 20, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) is scheduled to speak at the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference in New York on Thursday, May 30, 2019. Time: 8:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) Presenter: William H....

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May 14, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) announced today that it plans to release second quarter 2019 results on Thursday, July 18, 2019. SunTrust management will host a conference call that morning and...

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May 8, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) announced that it will make a $10 million equity investment in JBG SMITH's Washington Housing Initiative Impact Pool. The Initiative is a transformational...

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May 6, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) announces a new Private Wealth Management office in Boston. The expansion allows SunTrust to broaden its wealth management presence in the Northeast and complement the

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May 2, 2019
Continued support of the Westside part of ongoing SunTrust Foundation commitment to the City of Atlanta

The SunTrust Foundation announced today it awarded grants totaling $250,000 to 10 nonprofit organizations that are committed to positively impacting Atlanta's historic Westside neighborhoods. The...

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May 1, 2019
SunTrust survey finds half of small businesses don't have a growth plan to capitalize on their confidence

The annual Small Business Pulse Survey from SunTrust reveals a strong small business community, with two-thirds of small business decision makers reporting strength in their local economy (68...

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Apr 25, 2019
Remarks delivered at Joint Meeting of Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

SunTrust Chairman and Chief Executive Officer William H. Rogers, Jr. and BB&T Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly S. King today spoke at a joint public meeting of the Federal Reserve Board...

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Apr 23, 2019

The board of directors of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 17, 2019, to common...

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Apr 23, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer William H. Rogers, Jr. today announced that Paul Donahue has been newly elected to the SunTrust Board of Directors. He will...

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Apr 18, 2019
Improved Profitability and Strong Loan Growth Highlight 1Q Results

For the first quarter of 2019, SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) reported net income available to common shareholders of $554 million, or $1.24 per average common diluted share, which includes...

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Apr 16, 2019
Funding supports financial wellness for the autism and special needs communities

The SunTrust Foundation today announced a two-year grant of $556,000 to Autism Speaks, expanding upon its partnership to promote financial well-being among families impacted by autism and other...

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Apr 2, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) and the SunTrust Foundation announced that they collectively will make available $15 million to Foundation For The Carolinas to support affordable housing...

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Apr 1, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) is celebrating Diversity Month with recognition for its commitment to inclusion. SunTrust received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index...

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Mar 21, 2019
Many Americans will save or pay down debt; others plan travel, purchases

More than two-thirds of Americans are expecting to receive a tax refund this year, and 18 percent of them are planning to save all of it, according to a nationwide survey conducted by SunTrust...

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Mar 19, 2019
Annual business survey shows 93% of surveyed businesses boosting financial, other perks to retain valuable employees

According to the annual Business Pulse Survey by SunTrust, seventy-three percent of surveyed U.S. business leaders say the outlook for their own business is strong. To bolster their...

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Mar 18, 2019
SunTrust Foundation provides support for new workforce development initiative for up to 45 Boys & Girls Clubs across the Southeast

Boys & Girls Clubs of America announced today that the SunTrust Foundation has committed $1 million to Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Workforce Development Effectiveness Project to help put youth...

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Mar 18, 2019
Grant will support mixed-income housing and economic development within Atlanta's Westside community

The SunTrust Foundation announced today it awarded a $5 million grant to the Westside Future Fund (WFF). The grant will positively impact Atlanta's historic Westside neighborhoods, whose footprint...

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Mar 12, 2019

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) announced today that it plans to release first quarter 2019 results on Thursday, April 18, 2019. SunTrust management will host a conference call that morning and...

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Mar 5, 2019
LightStream survey finds Americans are prioritizing personal style when it comes to home renovations

Nearly three in four (73%) homeowners surveyed plan to make home improvements this year, a 26% increase from 2018, according to the sixth annual LightStream Home Improvement Survey conducted by...

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Feb 15, 2019

The board of directors of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 15, 2019, to common...

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Feb 7, 2019
-- Combination of two iconic franchises creates sixth-largest U.S. bank holding company with 275 years of combined history and culture serving clients and communities in high-growth markets

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) and BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) announced today that both companies' boards of directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement to combine in an...

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Jan 28, 2019
100 percent of donations collected will provide direct financial support to families of Sebring shooting victims

The SunTrust Foundation announced today a partnership with the National Compassion Fund (NCF), a subsidiary of the National Center for Victims of Crime, to establish the Sebring Strong Survivors...

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Jan 23, 2019

We are deeply saddened by the tragic shooting at our Sebring, Florida branch this afternoon. We are working with officials and dedicating ourselves to fully addressing the needs of all the...

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Jan 18, 2019
7th Consecutive Year of Performance Improvement Continued Efficiency Improvements, Higher Capital Return, and Favorable Operating Environment Drive Strong Year-over-Year EPS Growth

For the fourth quarter of 2018, SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) reported net income available to common shareholders of $632 million, or $1.40 per average common diluted share, which includes a...

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Jan 16, 2019
SunTrust and Atlanta Braves announce a one-of-a-kind experience for local and visiting football fans

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) and the Atlanta Braves team up to host a first-of-its-kind football experience, the "SunTrust Confidence Classic," as local families and avid sports fans converge...

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