Crazy Volume Spikes for: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

Institutional investors own 73.60% of the company's stock.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. World Asset Management Inc boosted its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 0.3% in the third quarter. Culbertson A N & Co. Green Square Capital LLC boosted its position in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 1.6% in the third quarter. Thomaspartners Inc. now owns 4,358,455 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $192,992,000 after buying an additional 289,230 shares during the last quarter. Usca Ria LLC boosted its position in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 97.6% in the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.10%. Wells Fargo Gateway serves as an enterprise API channel across the company's business lines. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Coconut Grove Bank now owns 2,538 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $112,000 after buying an additional 900 shares during the last quarter.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) has tumbled 0.72% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 2.8% in the last four weeks. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 2.65 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 4.68 Million shares. The stock's 50 day moving average is $55.56 and its 200-day moving average is $50.51. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 253.68 billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $58.02 on Dec 8, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $43.55 on Oct 4, 2016. However a year ago during same quarter Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) reported $0.99 EPS.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.96 derived from a total of 29 estimates. The firm earned $21.60 billion during the quarter. The company now has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 11.60% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 7.90%. In last trade, the intraday high was $57.04, putting the share price -1.33% below its 52-week high and trades 32.54% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. During the same quarter previous year, the company posted $1.03 earnings per share.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) have shown a high EPS growth of 7.20% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -3.20% yoy.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 1st. Wells Fargo & Company's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 38.10%. World Asset Management Inc raised its stake in Wells Fargo & Company by 0.3% in the third quarter. If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US and global copyright legislation. The original version of this piece of content can be read at

WFC has been the topic of several recent research reports.

Wells Fargo & Company has a consensus hold rating from 34 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 0.55% of shares outstanding. (NASDAQ:ICPT) is under coverage by number of analysts. Macquarie reaffirmed an "underperform" rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Company in a report on Tuesday, October 18th. Vetr cut Wells Fargo & Company from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating and set a $48.64 price target for the a research note on Monday, December 26th. Deutsche Bank AG increased their price target on Wells Fargo & Company from $49.00 to $60.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 30th.

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the Analysis of a Stock. Danny, with the team, will work on Wells Fargo's payments strategy and maximize opportunities across market segments, including business development and relationships for Wells Fargo across the payments industry. The Company is a financial services company, which offers banking, insurance, trust and investments, mortgage banking, investment banking, retail banking, brokerage, and consumer and commercial finance.

  • Zachary Reyes