Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)

25.13
NYSE
Prev Close 25.11
Day Low/High 24.90 / 25.40
52 Wk Low/High 22.00 / 54.75
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4120.05B
Market Cap 103.45B
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Time For Second Level Thinking?

* I believe so! * More evidence of a possible pivot from growth to value was seen today * I believe that pivot will continue (e.g.,banks should be the beneficiary of that pivot)   First Level Thinking: "The Fed will remain loose for years to come. T...

Long Adds: 1, 2, 3

In terms of my recent individual long additions in the last two weeks - here they are in order of size:  #1 General Motors  - and put on Best Ideas List, long #2 Wells Fargo  - the shares have weathered well Berkshire's selling #3 Bank of America - ...

Jim Cramer: Oil and Bank Stocks Are a Toxic Mix

Jim Cramer: Oil and Bank Stocks Are a Toxic Mix

People continually want to buy these names because they are cheap. But are they really?

Adding to 3 Stocks

I just added to , , and ( in a new account).  

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." -- Walter Deemer "When the ...

Adding to 2 Banks

I added to Bank of America at $25.67 and Wells Fargo at $24.10.  

Warren Buffett Shows Investors That Nothing Lasts Forever

Warren Buffett Shows Investors That Nothing Lasts Forever

With the $6 billion Japanese deal, Buffett, now 90, hasn't stayed away from venturing outside of America.

Here's a Preview of My 2021 Tax Loss Selling Portfolio

Here's a Preview of My 2021 Tax Loss Selling Portfolio

The idea is to identify those that might ultimately recover in the new year.

Weakness in September? Dwindling Trading Volume, Fed Speak, Cybersecurity Stocks

Weakness in September? Dwindling Trading Volume, Fed Speak, Cybersecurity Stocks

September, not October, is historically the weakest month of the year for equity markets, though October has had more high profile collapses.

Jim Cramer: In the Vast Patch of Market Green There Are Plenty of Weeds

Jim Cramer: In the Vast Patch of Market Green There Are Plenty of Weeds

It may just be a matter of time before the green chokes on the pestilence and the stock market stars don't even matter.

Today's Trades

* Offering more and on the short side * Added to at $23.70 * Bidding for more and * Bidding for more puts * Bidding for more (there was a brokerage downgrade yesterday) __________  Long WFC (large), SPY puts, SDS (large), SJM (large), BAC (large), J...

Jim Cramer: What 'V'-Shaped Recovery?

Jim Cramer: What 'V'-Shaped Recovery?

Don't confuse what's happening on the S&P with the nation's economy.

SPY and More

- I am bidding for out of the money puts now with an expiration within one month. - Adding to and again this morning. - I tried to short some on the ramp into positive territory - but just missed the trade.    

WFC Add

Adding to Wells Fargo at $24.90 now.

Berkshire Hathaway Makes Moves in Banks and Gold

* Buffett clearly remains cautious about the overall markets * Neither the purchase of a gold stock or some reductions in Berkshire's bank holdings seem meaningful * Here is why...  This weekend Berkshire Hathaway announced the changes in its portfo...

Jim Cramer: Follow the Lead of Elon Musk and Tim Cook: Split

Jim Cramer: Follow the Lead of Elon Musk and Tim Cook: Split

Both Apple and Tesla are chopping shares into pieces, which will let individual investors have a shot at buying them.

The Reports of the Banking Industry's Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

* Between Monday and Wednesday Berkshire Hathaway lifted its Bank of America stake by 34 million shares (to 982 million shares) * BAC is my second favorite bank stock "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated." - Mark Twain Following a rumor ...

My Bunny Had a Good Nose Yesterday

Yesterday afternoon I opined (in "Is Today a Short-Term Peak In 'At Home' Plays?") that the abrupt and sizable move higher in Amazon , Netflix , Zoom , Shopify , and other at home equities was reminiscent of the short-term peak in bank stocks on Jun...

JP Morgan West?

The new Wells Fargo team, many from JP Morgan , is getting stronger and stronger.  

Is Today a Short-Term Peak in 'At Home' Plays?

* The abrupt move higher is reminiscent of the short-term peak in bank stocks on June 5 On a Friday in early June (5th), I vividly remember that bank stocks gapped higher (e.g., on that day traded at $33.89/share). I suggested at the time that the g...

Jim Cramer: Non-Traditional Banks Are Starting to Pull Away From the ETFs

Jim Cramer: Non-Traditional Banks Are Starting to Pull Away From the ETFs

Overall, the banks failed you again. But the future for two of them is much brighter than the past.

Bank of America Remains Attractive

* BAC is my second favorite bank stock  BAC reported second quarter profits of $0.37/share, well above consensus of $0.29.  The EPS upside was due to a lower than expected loan loss provision ($3.6 billion) and a reduced tax rate - not optimal, from...

Don't Bank on Banc of California's Dividend Staying Intact

Don't Bank on Banc of California's Dividend Staying Intact

The bank was turning in disappointing performances before Covid-19 hit, and the impact of the virus may only make things tougher.

Who Ya Gonna Believe, Them or the Markets' Seductive Lying Eyes?

* Look to the ground (as bank managements are), not to the sky * Most investors should consider taking a "time out" and maintain above average cash reserves  "Who ya gonna believe, me or your lying eyes?" - Groucho Marx, Duck Soup   While the focus ...

Jim Cramer: I Think Goldman Sachs Is an Amazing Buy

Jim Cramer: I Think Goldman Sachs Is an Amazing Buy

The fact that Goldman can make this much money in this environment is extraordinary. It's too cheap.

Jim Cramer: Here's My Sore Thumb Index

Jim Cramer: Here's My Sore Thumb Index

This is how you can tell which camp is winning and which is losing in this time of Covid-contradiction.

Wells Fargo's Stagecoach Could Sink Further in the Days Ahead

Wells Fargo's Stagecoach Could Sink Further in the Days Ahead

The bank giant has been weak for a long time now and the charts do not suggest a turnaround at this point, especially after a bottom-line miss.

Citigroup and Wells Fargo

Citigroup's results, much like that of JPMorgan , shows a nice beat. Wells Fargo , not surprisingly, disappoints. I will have more on both - but I have to digest and go thru a series of conference calls.