Trending Stocks In Focus: BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC), Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET)

On Friday, Shares of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), added 0.05% and closed at $37.89 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $37.63 and $38.47. – BB&T Corporation (BBT) recently declared it is contributing $1 million to the relief effort related to destruction and damage caused by Hurricane Matthew. BB&T is also delivering several truckloads of bottled water and cleaning supplies to affected communities in Central and Eastern North Carolina counting Fayetteville, Goldsboro, Greenville, Lumberton, and Wilson.

“We’re grateful our associates are safe and accounted for. But we also understand the need is still great in so many of the communities we serve,” said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly S. King. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all who are struggling to recover from Hurricane Matthew and we are hopeful this donation will assist them get back on their feet soon.”

To assist clients in their time of need, BB&T is diligently working to provide ATM service in affected areas. Clients who may have incurred storm-related overdraft, returned item, negative account balance or late loan payment fees are encouraged to visit one of our financial centers or contact BB&T at 800-BANK-BBT (800-226-5228) for assistance.

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC), DROPPED -0.78% and closed at $24.09 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $24.02 and $24.57. The company’s Market capitalization is $14.88 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 615.59 Million. Mayfield, a global, early-stage venture firm with a 47-year history of championing entrepreneurs, recently added Rishi Garg, a former senior corporate and business development executive from Twitter and Square to its investment team. Garg is the sixth investing partner at Mayfield and will continue Mayfield’s focus on backing world-class Internet entrepreneurs, especially those changing the way people live, work, and play. Garg’s focus areas include social media and new media platforms, disruptive financial services and technology businesses, and new marketplaces.

Mayfield has championed a team of entrepreneurs around key areas of consumer Internet innovation counting:

  • Disrupting transportation (Logan and John of Lyft);
  • Creating the first solar utility provider (Lyndon and Peter of SolarCity);
  • Establishing next generation adtech platforms (Frank of Rubicon Project and Jonah of Moat);
  • Creating India’s leading matrimonial marketplace (J. Muruga of;
  • Delivering China’s leading travel search engine (CC Zhang of Qunar);
  • Delivering delightful mobile experiences (Akshay and Ankit of Pulse/LinkedIn);
  • Building the first mobile and social fashion marketplace (Manish of Poshmark);
  • Scaling community commerce platforms (Steve of Massdrop);
  • Building the first dedicated small business professional network (Eric and Venkat of Alignable);
  • Democratizing fintech (Avi and Dan of Stockpile);
  • Pioneering digital health devices and communities (Jef of Basis/Intel and Ron of HealthTap);
  • Delivering drone platforms (Chris of 3D Robotics).

Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET), jumped 0.45% and closed at $46.89 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $46.72 and $47.65. The company’s Market capitalization is $51.76 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 1.10 billion. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $35.00 and reached to max level of $52.45. MetLife, Inc. (MET) declared that it won the Asia Insurance Industry Award 2016 in the category of Innovation of the Year at an award ceremony held in Macau on October 11th.

“MetLife is proud to have won this award for our Beautiful product, valued-added services, and social media film for women,” said Ralph Brunner, SVP, Global Marketing Strategy, Advanced Data Analytics. “Beautiful was developed through consumer research, studying the needs, wants, fears and aspirations of women across Asia. We created a product that not only rewards women for improving their health, but one that is readily usable if they face a health crisis. We would like to thank the distinguished panel of judges and Asia Insurance Review for this recognition.”

Beautiful provides access to fitness clubs, healthy meal guides, a comprehensive women’s health check-up, and the opportunity to earn rewards for improving one’s own health. But if the woman faces a critical illness like cancer, there’s a health concierge to assist find the right doctor and book an appointment fast, and a health recovery service to support the woman after she is discharged from hospital and recovering at home.

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