NYSE:WFC - Wells Fargo & Co Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $48.94 +1.27 (+2.66 %) (As of 01/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$47.67Today's Range$47.99 - $49.3452-Week Range$43.02 - $66.31Volume31.97 million shsAverage Volume22.34 million shsMarket Capitalization$236.18 billionP/E Ratio11.91Dividend Yield3.60%Beta1.1 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Wells Fargo & Company, a diversified financial services company, provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. The company's Community Banking segment offers checking and savings accounts; credit and debit cards; and automobile, student, mortgage, home equity, and small business loans. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, merchant payment processing, institutional fixed-income sales, commodity and equity risk management, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company's Wealth and Investment Management segment offers financial planning, private banking, credit, and investment management and fiduciary services, as well as retirement and trust services. As of September 4, 2018, it operated through 8,200 locations, 13,000 ATMs, and the Internet and mobile banking, as well as has offices in 42 countries and territories. Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Receive WFC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WFC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry National commercial banks Sub-IndustryDiversified Banks SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:WFC Previous Symbol CUSIP94974610 Webwww.wellsfargo.com Phone866-249-3302Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.26 Current Ratio0.87 Quick Ratio0.86Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.91 Forward P/E Ratio10.90 P/E Growth0.87 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$97.74 billion Price / Sales2.44 Cash Flow$5.7106 per share Price / Cash Flow8.57 Book Value$37.36 per share Price / Book1.31Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.11 Net Income$22.18 billion Net Margins23.17% Return on Equity12.69% Return on Assets1.20%Miscellaneous Employees263,000 Outstanding Shares4,877,750,000Market Cap$236.18 billion OptionableOptionable Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Wells Fargo & Co's stock symbol? Wells Fargo & Co trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WFC." How often does Wells Fargo & Co pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wells Fargo & Co? Wells Fargo & Co announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, November 9th will be given a dividend of $0.43 per share on Saturday, December 1st. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. View Wells Fargo & Co's Dividend History. How will Wells Fargo & Co's stock buyback program work? Wells Fargo & Co declared that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Tuesday, October 23rd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback 350,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Wells Fargo & Co's earnings last quarter? Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 15th. The financial services provider reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.04. The financial services provider earned $20.98 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.80 billion. Wells Fargo & Co had a net margin of 23.17% and a return on equity of 12.69%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.16 EPS. View Wells Fargo & Co's Earnings History. When is Wells Fargo & Co's next earnings date? Wells Fargo & Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Wells Fargo & Co. What price target have analysts set for WFC? 20 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Wells Fargo & Co's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.50 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Wells Fargo & Co's share price to reach $62.3235 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Wells Fargo & Co. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Wells Fargo & Co? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wells Fargo & Co in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Wells Fargo & Co. Has Wells Fargo & Co been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about WFC stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Wells Fargo & Co earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Wells Fargo & Co? Wells Fargo & Co saw a decline in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 31,072,406 shares, a decline of 12.5% from the December 14th total of 35,525,092 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 30,302,376 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.0 days. Currently, 0.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Wells Fargo & Co's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Wells Fargo & Co's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Wells Fargo & Co include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), U.S. Bancorp (USB), Industrial & Cmrcl Bnk f China (IDCBY), PNC Financial Services Group (PNC), UBS Group (UBS), National Australia Bank (NABZY), DBS GRP HOLDING/S (DBSDY), Mizuho Financial Group (MFG), Capital One Financial (COF), BANCO DO BRASIL/S (BDORY), Intesa Sanpaolo (ISNPY), BB&T (BBT) and Standard Chartered (SCBFF). Who are Wells Fargo & Co's key executives? Wells Fargo & Co's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Timothy J. Sloan M.B.A., CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)Mr. John Richard Shrewsberry, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 52)Ms. Avid Modjtabai, Sr. EVP of Payments, Virtual Solutions & Innovation (Age 56)Mr. Jonathan Geoffrey Weiss, Sr. Exec. VP of Wealth & Investment ManagementMr. Petros G. Pelos, Sr. EVP & Head of Wholesale Banking Who are Wells Fargo & Co's major shareholders? Wells Fargo & Co's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include USS Investment Management Ltd (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%), Packer & Co Ltd (0.03%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Alta Capital Management LLC (0.02%) and RNC Capital Management LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Wells Fargo & Co stock include Avid Modjtabai, Berkshire Hathaway Inc, David M Carroll, Hope A Hardison, John R Shrewsberry, Mary T Mack, Michael J Loughlin, Petros G Pelos, Richard Levy, Ronald Sargent, Stephen W Sanger and Timothy J Sloan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Wells Fargo & Co. Which major investors are selling Wells Fargo & Co stock? WFC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, RNC Capital Management LLC, Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, USS Investment Management Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Park National Corp OH, Moreno Evelyn V and Palisade Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Wells Fargo & Co company stock in the last year include Avid Modjtabai, Hope A Hardison and Petros G Pelos. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wells Fargo & Co. Which major investors are buying Wells Fargo & Co stock? WFC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Packer & Co Ltd, DNB Asset Management AS, Denali Advisors LLC, CX Institutional, BKD Wealth Advisors LLC, Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Rockland Trust Co. and Bristol Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Wells Fargo & Co stock in the last two years include Ronald Sargent, Stephen W Sanger and Timothy J Sloan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wells Fargo & Co. How do I buy shares of Wells Fargo & Co? Shares of WFC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Wells Fargo & Co's stock price today? One share of WFC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.94. How big of a company is Wells Fargo & Co? Wells Fargo & Co has a market capitalization of $236.18 billion and generates $97.74 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $22.18 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.11 on an earnings per share basis. Wells Fargo & Co employs 263,000 workers across the globe. What is Wells Fargo & Co's official website? The official website for Wells Fargo & Co is http://www.wellsfargo.com. How can I contact Wells Fargo & Co? Wells Fargo & Co'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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE WFC)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,160 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 1,154 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,314MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wells Fargo & Co and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WFC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WFC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Current Ratio?