Morningstar Rating

Stock Research and Analysis

by Stephen Ellis

Bulls Say

SunTrust is succeeding in its efforts to lower costs, underscoring management's commitment to controlling expenses and helping profits.
A gradually expanding economy will offer opportunities for SunTrust to grow its loan book and earnings. Read more 

Bears Say

SunTrust has a recent history of underwhelming results, which may continue and keep returns below the estimated cost of equity.
The possibility of additional problems from legacy mortgage regulatory matters still haunts SunTrust. Read more 


We regard SunTrust's stewardship of shareholder capital as standard, though the record is hardly blemish-free. The company is led by chairman and CEO William Rogers, who has been at the helm since 2011 after serving as chief operating officer. We believe   Read more 


SunTrust Banks Inc. is a bank holding company and a financial holding company with commercial banking organizations whose businesses provide financial services to consumer,  Read more 

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