BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT), a regional financial holding company, will report its fourth quarter 2012 earnings on January 17, 2013, prior to market opening. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly S. King and Chief Financial Officer Daryl N. Bible will host a conference call to discuss BB&T’s fourth quarter 2012 performance beginning at 8 a.m. (ET). This conference call can be accessed by dialing 1-888-632-5009, passcode 5184622. A replay of the call can be accessed by dialing 1-888-203-1112, passcode 4313363 and will be available until 5 p.m. (ET) on February 17, 2013. About BB&T: BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT) is one of the largest financial services holding companies in the U.S. with $182.0 billion in assets and market capitalization of $23.2 billion, as of Sept. 30, 2012. Based in Winston-Salem, N.C., the company operates approximately 1,850 financial centers in 12 states and Washington, D.C., and offers a full range of consumer and commercial banking, securities brokerage, asset management, mortgage and insurance products and services. A Fortune 500 company, BB&T is consistently recognized for outstanding client satisfaction by J.D. Power and Associates, the U.S. Small Business Administration, Greenwich Associates and others. More information about BB&T and its full line of products and services is available at www.BBT.com.