Research Analysis of Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)


Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) belonging to the Finance sector has declined -1.1% and closed its last trading session at $58.67.

The company reported its EPS on 01/13/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $58.41.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.64. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.62 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.54 and 2.38 respectively.

Wells Fargo & Company on 01/13/2017 reported its EPS as $1.03 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $1. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.03. This shows a surprise factor of 3%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Wells Fargo & Company Earnings, with 28 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.96.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $1.03 and $0.91 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.99.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Wells Fargo & Company as $22.31 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 19 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 22.83 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 21.72 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 22.2 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Wells Fargo & Company is -3%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 3%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 5.6% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 7.46%.

The Company got Downgrade by Credit Suisse on 16-Feb-17 from Outperform to Neutral.

Insider Trades for Wells Fargo & Company show that the latest trade was made on 2 Mar 2017 where Carroll (David M), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 117704 shares were traded at a price of $59.02.

12 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 485196 shares traded.

28 analysts projected Price Targets for Wells Fargo & Company. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $65. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $45 and the Mean Price Target is $58.48.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) has the market capitalization of $293.58 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $59.99 on Mar 1, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $43.55 on Oct 4, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.1 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 11.6% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 7.9 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 7.18 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.92 and ATR value of 0.81. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.22% and 1.21%.