Wells Fargo & Company Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.13 (+0.29 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume22.00 million shs
Average Volume31.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$186.59 billion
P/E Ratio12.93
Dividend Yield0.89%
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About Wells Fargo & Company

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a leading financial services company that has approximately $1.9 trillion in assets and proudly serves one in three U.S. households and more than 10% of all middle market companies in the U.S. We provide a diversified set of banking, investment and mortgage products and services, as well as consumer and commercial finance, through our four reportable operating segments: Consumer Banking and Lending, Commercial Banking, Corporate and Investment Banking, and Wealth and Investment Management. Wells Fargo ranked No. 30 on Fortune's 2020 rankings of America's largest corporations. In the communities we serve, the company focuses its social impact on building a sustainable, inclusive future for all by supporting housing affordability, small business growth, financial health and a low-carbon economy.


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Overall MarketRank

2.16 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

233rd out of 2,045 stocks

National Commercial Banks Industry

27th out of 169 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Wells Fargo & Company a buy right now?

21 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wells Fargo & Company in the last twelve months. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Wells Fargo & Company stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Wells Fargo & Company?

Wall Street analysts have given Wells Fargo & Company a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Wells Fargo & Company wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Wells Fargo & Company?

Wells Fargo & Company saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 42,170,000 shares, a decrease of 16.5% from the June 30th total of 50,530,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,120,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.6 days. Approximately 1.0% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Wells Fargo & Company's next earnings date?

Wells Fargo & Company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 13th 2021.
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How were Wells Fargo & Company's earnings last quarter?

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 13th. The financial services provider reported $1.38 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.40. The financial services provider earned $20.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.69 billion. Wells Fargo & Company had a net margin of 19.79% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.85%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 10.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.66) EPS.
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How has Wells Fargo & Company's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Wells Fargo & Company's stock was trading at $32.33 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WFC stock has increased by 39.6% and is now trading at $45.14.
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How often does Wells Fargo & Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wells Fargo & Company?

Wells Fargo & Company declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.77%. This is a positive change from Wells Fargo & Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10.
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Is Wells Fargo & Company a good dividend stock?

Wells Fargo & Company pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.89%. Wells Fargo & Company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Wells Fargo & Company is 72.73%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Wells Fargo & Company will have a dividend payout ratio of 11.14% next year. This indicates that Wells Fargo & Company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WFC?

21 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Wells Fargo & Company's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Wells Fargo & Company's stock price to reach $46.29 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Wells Fargo & Company's key executives?

Wells Fargo & Company's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles W. Scharf, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $6.85M)
  • Mr. Michael P. Santomassimo, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 46, Pay $3.51M)
  • Mr. Scott E. Powell, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 59, Pay $6.72M)
  • Ms. Mary Tabb Mack, Sr. EVP and CEO of Consumer & Small Bus. Banking (Age 58, Pay $3.44M)
  • Mr. Lester J. Owens, Sr. EVP & Head of Operations (Age 63, Pay $3.01M)
  • Ms. Muneera S. Carr, Chief Accounting Officer, Exec. VP & Controller (Age 52)
  • Mr. David Owen, Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. John M. Campbell, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Michael E. Roemer, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 58)
  • Ms. Ellen Reilly Patterson Esq., J.D., Sr. EVP & Gen. Counsel (Age 47)

What is Charlie Scharf's approval rating as Wells Fargo & Company's CEO?

1,413 employees have rated Wells Fargo & Company CEO Charlie Scharf on Glassdoor.com. Charlie Scharf has an approval rating of 67% among Wells Fargo & Company's employees.

Who are some of Wells Fargo & Company's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Wells Fargo & Company own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Wells Fargo & Company investors own include Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), The Walt Disney (DIS), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Citigroup (C) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Wells Fargo & Company's stock symbol?

Wells Fargo & Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WFC."

Who are Wells Fargo & Company's major shareholders?

Wells Fargo & Company's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Magnolia Group LLC (0.08%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.05%), Tran Capital Management L.P. (0.04%), Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Hikari Power Ltd (0.02%). Company insiders that own Wells Fargo & Company stock include Beurden Saul Van, Charles H Noski and Charles W Scharf.
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Which major investors are selling Wells Fargo & Company stock?

WFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marathon Asset Management LLP, Magnolia Group LLC, Hikari Power Ltd, Private Management Group Inc., Wealth Advisory Solutions LLC, Tran Capital Management L.P., Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which major investors are buying Wells Fargo & Company stock?

WFC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Alpha Cubed Investments LLC, TCW Group Inc., Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Pflug Koory LLC, Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., and Q3 Asset Management. Company insiders that have bought Wells Fargo & Company stock in the last two years include Beurden Saul Van, Charles H Noski, and Charles W Scharf.
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How do I buy shares of Wells Fargo & Company?

Shares of WFC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Wells Fargo & Company's stock price today?

One share of WFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.14.

How much money does Wells Fargo & Company make?

Wells Fargo & Company has a market capitalization of $186.59 billion and generates $80.30 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $3.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.55 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Wells Fargo & Company have?

Wells Fargo & Company employs 268,531 workers across the globe.

Does Wells Fargo & Company have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Wells Fargo & Company: ATC Realty One LLC, Augustus Ventures L.L.C., CDF Funding Inc., CDF Joint Ventures LLC, CF Motor Vehicle Leases LLC, Castle Pines Capital, Centurion Life Insurance Company, Danube Holdings I C.V., EVEREN Capital Corporation, Ecotrust Sub-CDE XIII LLC, Emerging Markets Small Cap Fund a series of 525 Market Street Fund LLC, FNL Insurance Company Ltd., Galliard Capital Management Inc., HYG Financial Services Inc., Helm Pacific Corporation, Merlin Securities, NVP Associates LLC, Norwest Equity Partners IX LP, Norwest Equity Partners VIII LP, Norwest Limited LP LLLP, Norwest Mezzanine Partners III LP, Norwest Mezzanine Partners IV-Debt LP, Norwest Mezzanine Partners IV-Equity LP, Norwest Venture Capital Management Inc., Norwest Venture Partners IX LP, Norwest Venture Partners VII-A LP, Norwest Venture Partners X LP, Norwest Venture Partners XI LP, Norwest Venture Partners XII LP, Norwest Venture Partners XIII LP, Norwest Venture Partners XIV LP, Norwest Venture Partners XV LP, OmniPlus Capital Corporation, Peony Asset Management Inc., Ragen Mackenzie, Silver Asset Management Inc., Strata WF Solar Statutory Trust, Superior Guaranty Insurance Company, TRITRI House S.á r.l., Union Hamilton Reinsurance Ltd., WELLS FARGO SECURITIES CANADA LTD./VALEURS MOBILIÈRES WELLS FARGO CANADA LTÉE, WFC Holdings LLC, Wachovia Asset Securitization Issuance II LLC, Wachovia Service Corporation, Wells Capital Management Incorporated, Wells Fargo (Lux) Worldwide Fund - Alternative Risk Premia Fund, Wells Fargo (Lux) Worldwide Fund - Global Factor Enhanced Equity Fund, Wells Fargo (Lux) Worldwide Fund - Global Investment Grade Credit Fund, Wells Fargo (Lux) Worldwide Fund - Small Cap Innovation Fund, Wells Fargo (Lux) Worldwide Fund - U.S. Small Cap Value Fund, Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network LLC, Wells Fargo Affordable Housing Community Development Corporation, Wells Fargo Affordable Housing Corp., Wells Fargo Asset Management (International) Limited, Wells Fargo Asset Management Holdings LLC, Wells Fargo Bank International Unlimited Company, Wells Fargo Bank National Association, Wells Fargo Bank South Central National Association, Wells Fargo CDF International Pte. Ltd., Wells Fargo Canada Corporation, Wells Fargo Capital Finance (UK) Limited, Wells Fargo Capital Finance Corporation Canada/Societé De Financement Wells Fargo Capital Canada, Wells Fargo Capital Finance LLC, Wells Fargo Central Pacific Holdings Inc., Wells Fargo Clearing Services LLC, Wells Fargo Commercial Distribution Finance LLC, Wells Fargo Commodities LLC, Wells Fargo Community Development Corporation, Wells Fargo Community Investment Holdings LLC, Wells Fargo Dealer Floorplan Master Note Trust, Wells Fargo Delaware Trust Company National Association, Wells Fargo Enterprise Global Services LLC - Manila Philippines, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance Company/Société De Financement D'équipement Wells Fargo, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance Inc., Wells Fargo Finance LLC, Wells Fargo Financial Funding B.V., Wells Fargo Financial LLC, Wells Fargo Financial Leasing Inc., Wells Fargo Funding LLC, Wells Fargo Funds Management LLC, Wells Fargo Insurance Inc., Wells Fargo International Finance (Australia) Pty Ltd, Wells Fargo International Finance (New Zealand) Limited, Wells Fargo International Finance LLC, Wells Fargo International Solutions Private Limited, Wells Fargo Investment Institute Inc., Wells Fargo Low Volatility U.S. Equity Fund, Wells Fargo Municipal Capital Strategies LLC, Wells Fargo National Bank West, Wells Fargo Properties Inc., Wells Fargo Rail Corporation, Wells Fargo Rail Structured Holdings LLC, Wells Fargo Real Estate Capital Investments LLC, Wells Fargo Risk Services Inc., Wells Fargo Securities Asia Limited, Wells Fargo Securities Europe, Wells Fargo Securities International Limited, Wells Fargo Securities LLC, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital Inc., Wells Fargo Trade Capital Services Inc., Wells Fargo Trust Company National Association, Wells Fargo USA Holdings Inc., and Wells Fargo Vendor Financial Services LLC.

When was Wells Fargo & Company founded?

Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852.

What is Wells Fargo & Company's official website?

The official website for Wells Fargo & Company is www.wellsfargo.com.

Where are Wells Fargo & Company's headquarters?

Wells Fargo & Company is headquartered at 420 MONTGOMERY STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94163.

How can I contact Wells Fargo & Company?

Wells Fargo & Company's mailing address is 420 MONTGOMERY STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94163. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 866-249-3302 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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