Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC)

45.82
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 45.21
Day Low/High 45.19 / 46.02
52 Wk Low/High 43.02 / 59.52
Avg Volume 17.99M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.49B
Market Cap 199.81B
EPS 4.30
P/E Ratio 9.34
Div & Yield 1.80 (3.89%)
How to Play the Banks as They Get Set to Report Earnings

How to Play the Banks as They Get Set to Report Earnings

One surprising name may be the 'clean-up hitter' for the sector.

4 Key Factors to Help Navigate a Straight Up Stock Market

4 Key Factors to Help Navigate a Straight Up Stock Market

If you navigate the market correctly, you can make money while waiting for something significant to shift.

Weak U.S. Car Sales Are Good News For Parts Firms (But Not for Banks)

Weak U.S. Car Sales Are Good News For Parts Firms (But Not for Banks)

Stretched consumers seem likely to repair rather than replace, as well as take longer to pay off car loans.

Raising Cash

Reflecting my market view and the early year giddiness/madness, I am continuing to raise cash. I am calling an audible and reducing a very large Time Warner long to medium-sized -- I had recently been adding -- and eliminating small positions in Rad...

Movement in Wells Fargo

Reflecting a less attractive reward vs. risk, I have moved my Wells Fargo & Co. long down to tag ends.

Jim Cramer: The Bulls Are Looking for Any Bargains They Can Find

Jim Cramer: The Bulls Are Looking for Any Bargains They Can Find

Wells Fargo, Nucor, Disney, Macy's, United Parcel Service, Schlumberger are just a few examples.

Today's 'World's Fair'

Wells Fargo and Time Warner are the "world's fair" today. As mentioned earlier, I have added to TWX today and I recently reduced my Wells Fargo long.

Is AT&T an Attractive Value Play in Post-Tax-Reform Corporate America?

Is AT&T an Attractive Value Play in Post-Tax-Reform Corporate America?

Without Time Warner in the fold, T stock is a classic value trap.

Apple, Banks, Earnings and All the Market News You Need in Under 60 Seconds

Apple, Banks, Earnings and All the Market News You Need in Under 60 Seconds

Are you ready for Thursday's opening bell? Here's everything you need to know:

Scaling Back 2 More Longs

I have reduced my Wells Fargo and Dillard's longs to small just now. Both stocks remain on my Best Ideas List, however.

Small-Caps Lead Monday's Gains

Markets were higher "from flagpole to that's all" today.  The Russell Index, which has been lagging, led the markets to the upside. Bond yields were considerably higher (by about four basis points) - and a possible yield breakout and price breakdown...

The Long (Mostly) and Short of It

I re-established a small Macy's long this morning and I added to my sizable Dillard's long. I sold the balance of my small ProShares UltraShort S&P 500 long for a large loss. I just now sold off a small amount of Wells Fargo at $61.01 and also a sma...

Jim Cramer: Here Is Where Your Chances to Buy Are in the Stock Market

Jim Cramer: Here Is Where Your Chances to Buy Are in the Stock Market

Of course there is weakness. But so far, this has been an opportunity every time.

Watch: These Are the Types of Returns Investors Should Expect From the S&P 500

Watch: These Are the Types of Returns Investors Should Expect From the S&P 500

The broad S&P 500 is up 18.7% so far this year, but investors shouldn't count on this type of return every year.

Well Done, Wells...

In the last few days I mentioned that Wells Fargo seems to "have a date" with $60/share. Boom and booyah!

UBS Raises Wells Fargo Price Target

UBS is raising its price target on Wells Fargo from $55 to $63.

Trading Stratgies: George Rusnak of Wells Fargo Says Yield Curve Will Steepen

Trading Stratgies: George Rusnak of Wells Fargo Says Yield Curve Will Steepen

We asked our experts their thoughts on the current market environment during our December Trading Strategies session. Listen in because Wells Fargo is worried about a steepening yield curve.

Upstream iPhone Supplier Reports Weakening Shipments: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Upstream iPhone Supplier Reports Weakening Shipments: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Shipments could start showing signs of decline in March.

Staying Liquid

I missed very little and was better served at my "liquid" lunch meeting. Bitcoin was being bitcoin (+17%) with prices contrasting wildly by Exchanges -- a signpost that volatility will be with this commodity for some time. I have a double dose of Bo...

Like What I See in Radian, Wells Fargo

New high for the year in Radian Group and close in Wells Fargo .  

One Last Thing

"One last thing." -- Lt. Columbo  For nearly a year and a half I have written that if a corporate tax rate reduction is implemented, Citigroup will have a monumental hit to equity.  Here is what I wrote in December, 2016:   The Downside to Lower Tax...

Aetna CEO to Receive $500 Million Once CVS Deal Closes: MARKETS LIVE

Aetna CEO to Receive $500 Million Once CVS Deal Closes: MARKETS LIVE

Mark Bertolini's stock options total in the hundreds of millions of dollars.

Some Afternoon Observations

* Thus far, my expectation of an "inside day" has been accurate. SPDR S&P 500 ETF  has traded in a fifty cent range most of the day. * Bonds are at the day's highs. +$0.88. Yield on the 10-year U.S. note is down by 3.5 basis points to 2.32% (where y...

Some Observations

Recent observations: * The Russell Index is down for the third day in a row. (Note Recommended Reading that small caps are at the highest valuation since the dot.com boom/bust. * The yield on the long bond is down by over three basis points while th...

Discovery Takes Majority Stake in Oprah's OWN Network: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Discovery Takes Majority Stake in Oprah's OWN Network: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Discovery now holds a 70% stake in the company.

Bitcoin's Main Flaw Is...: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Bitcoin's Main Flaw Is...: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Bitcoin dropped another $1,500 Wednesday after setting a record high.

Cramer: 'Am I Diversified?' May Be Boring, but It Can Help Avoid the Pain

Cramer: 'Am I Diversified?' May Be Boring, but It Can Help Avoid the Pain

And on days like today, there can be a lot of it for some investors.

And a Couple Other Things ...

I am moving Wells Fargo from a very large long to large now. Also, I added to my Time Warner long today.

Powell Steps Up to the Plate and Bank Stocks Hit Home Runs: Market Recon

Powell Steps Up to the Plate and Bank Stocks Hit Home Runs: Market Recon

And how I'm playing defense (and aerospace) on the latest from North Korea.

3 Ways the CFPD Has Worked to Protect Your Wallet

3 Ways the CFPD Has Worked to Protect Your Wallet

Here's just a few things the CFPD has done to protect consumers and increase transparency among lenders.