Trade Ideas Newsletter 06/07/2016

BBT is at the start of a significant breakout

Based on the preceding analysis in BBT, traders should determine that their account can handle increased risk from a new position. Also be sure that BBT is not too correlated with your existing position. Lastly, excellent traders always check how a new addition relates to not just their overall account, but the prevailing market action as well. For example, check the S&P 500. Is it trending up or down recently? Has it recently exceeded key resistance or support levels? Be sure to align your trading actions on BBT with the overall market so you are not swimming against the tide.

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Currently the calculated sentiment levels, evaluated by Traders For Wealth, have shown an increasingly positive bias toward BBT. Also, the price action in BBT has been moving on up. This is a strong sign for a potential upside breakout. Traders should view this as a bullish trade and make sure it aligns with the overall market mood, and their current positions.

BB&T Corp (BBT)

BB&T Corporation is a financial holding company. The Company conducts its business operations primarily through its bank subsidiary, Branch Banking and Trust Company, and other nonbank subsidiaries. Its segments include Community Banking, which offers a range of loan and deposit products and other financial services; Residential Mortgage Banking, which retains and services mortgage loans originated by Community Banking, as well as those purchased from various correspondent originators; Dealer Financial Services, which originate loans to consumers on a prime and nonprime basis for the purchase of automobiles; Specialized Lending, which consists of business units and subsidiaries that provide finance products to consumers and businesses; Insurance Services, which provide property and casualty, employee benefits and life insurance to businesses and individuals; Financial Services, which provide asset management, corporate trust services and others, and Other, Treasury and Corporate