BB&T (BBT): Q3 EPS of $0.23 beats by $0.01. Revenue +16.1%. Provision for credit losses...

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BB&T (BBT): Q3 EPS of $0.23 beats by $0.01. Revenue +16.1%. Provision for credit losses almost doubled to $709M. "Our earnings continue to be negatively affected by a significant provision for credit losses and other costs related to the credit environment." Shares -2.1% premarket. (PR)