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Also traded in: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Switzerland, UK

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.06
WFCPRL's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
97% of the 1610 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. WFCPRL: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WFCPRL' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.13 Max: 0.41
Current: 0.06
0.06
0.41
Equity-to-Asset 0.10
WFCPRL's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
51% of the 1614 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. WFCPRL: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WFCPRL' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.1 Max: 0.11
Current: 0.1
0.08
0.11
Interest Coverage 5.44
WFCPRL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
82% of the 1610 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. WFCPRL: 5.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WFCPRL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 4.5 Max: 8.46
Current: 5.44
0.34
8.46
Piotroski F-Score: 2
Beneish M-Score: -3.39
WACC vs ROIC
5.36%
4.19%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 36.39
WFCPRL's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
62% of the 1627 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 31.10 vs. WFCPRL: 36.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WFCPRL' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.88  Med: 31.3 Max: 40.21
Current: 36.39
7.88
40.21
Net Margin % 24.85
WFCPRL's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
57% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 22.46 vs. WFCPRL: 24.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WFCPRL' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.34  Med: 21.2 Max: 27.34
Current: 24.85
6.34
27.34
ROE % 10.24
WFCPRL's ROE % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1623 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. WFCPRL: 10.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WFCPRL' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.23  Med: 11.33 Max: 17.23
Current: 10.24
3.23
17.23
ROA % 1.17
WFCPRL's ROA % is ranked higher than
68% of the 1632 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. WFCPRL: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WFCPRL' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.28 Max: 1.52
Current: 1.17
0.28
1.52
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 3.50
WFCPRL's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
54% of the 1366 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. WFCPRL: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WFCPRL' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.4  Med: 8.5 Max: 22.9
Current: 3.5
-15.4
22.9
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -0.80
WFCPRL's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
68% of the 1264 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. WFCPRL: -0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WFCPRL' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.7  Med: 6.6 Max: 49.1
Current: -0.8
-31.7
49.1
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 0.80
WFCPRL's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
69% of the 1244 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. WFCPRL: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
WFCPRL' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.2  Med: 13.2 Max: 59.1
Current: 0.8
-32.2
59.1
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

WFCPRL Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Mario Gabelli 175 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 11,913 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 111,020 sh (+24.93%)
Howard Marks Sold Out
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Q2 2016

WFCPRL Guru Trades in Q2 2016

NWQ Managers 13,038 sh (+9.44%)
Pioneer Investments 111,245 sh (+0.20%)
Mario Gabelli 175 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2016

WFCPRL Guru Trades in Q3 2016

NWQ Managers 16,317 sh (+25.15%)
Mario Gabelli 175 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 108,252 sh (-2.69%)
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Q4 2016

WFCPRL Guru Trades in Q4 2016

NWQ Managers 19,147 sh (+17.34%)
Pioneer Investments 117,772 sh (+8.79%)
Mario Gabelli 175 sh (unchged)
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Preferred stocks of Wells Fargo & Co

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
WFCNP0.250.00Dividend Equalization Pfd Shs
WFCPRQ26.755.47Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 5.85 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs -A- Series -Q-
WFCPRL1223.076.13Wells Fargo & Co., 7.50% Non-Cumul Perp Conv Cl A Preferred Stock, Series L
WFCPRR29.495.62Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6 5/8 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs -A- Series -R-
WFCPRN24.555.30Deposit Repr 1/1000th 5.2% Fixed Perp Pfd Shs A S eries N
WFCPRP24.615.33Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000 Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs A Series P
WFCPRO24.625.20Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 5 1/8 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs -A- Series -0-
WFCPRJ26.297.61Wells Fargo & Co., 8.00% Dep Shares Non-cumul Perp Cl A Preferred Stock Series J
WFCPRT25.955.78Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6 % Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs -A- Series -T-
WFCPRV25.995.77% Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs -A- Series -V-
WFCPRW25.025.00Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 5 7/10 % Non-Cum Pfd Shs -A- Series -W-
WFCPRX24.542.80Non-Cum Perp Pfd Shs -A- Series -X-

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Global    NAICS: 522110    SIC: 6021
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Traded in other countries:WFC.Argentina, WFCO34.Brazil, WFC.Chile, NWT.Germany, WFC.Mexico, WFC.Switzerland, 0R2F.UK,
Wells Fargo & Co is a diversified financial services company. It provides retail, corporate and commercial banking services through banking stores and offices, the internet and other distribution channels to individuals, businesses and institutions.

Wells Fargo & Co was founded on March 18, 1852 under the laws of Delaware. It is a diversified financial services company. The Company provides retail, commercial and corporate banking services through banking stores and offices, the internet and other distribution channels to individuals, businesses and institutions in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and in other countries. It provides other financial services through subsidiaries engaged in various businesses, principally: wholesale banking, mortgage banking, consumer finance, equipment leasing, agricultural finance, commercial finance, securities brokerage and investment banking, insurance agency and brokerage services, computer and data processing services, trust services, investment advisory services, mortgage-backed securities servicing and venture capital investment. The Company's business segments are Community Banking; Wholesale Banking; and Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement. The Community Banking offers a complete line of diversified financial products and services for consumers and small businesses including checking and savings accounts, credit and debit cards, and auto, student, and small business lending. These products also include investment, insurance and trust services in 39 states and D.C., and mortgage and home equity loans in all 50 states and D.C. through its Regional Banking and Wells Fargo Home Lending business units. The Wholesale Banking provides financial solutions to businesses across the United States and globally with annual sales generally in excess of $20 million. Products and business segments include Middle Market Commercial Banking, Government and Institutional Banking, Corporate Banking, Commercial Real Estate, Treasury Management, Wells Fargo Capital Finance, Insurance, International, Real Estate Capital Markets, Commercial Mortgage Servicing, Corporate Trust, Equipment Finance, Wells Fargo Securities, Principal Investments, Asset Backed Finance, and Asset Management. The Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement provide a full range of financial advisory services to clients using a planning approach to meet each client's financial needs. Wealth Management provides affluent and high net worth clients with a complete range of wealth management solutions, including financial planning, private banking, credit, investment management and fiduciary services. As a bank holding company, the Company is subject to regulation under the BHC Act and to inspection, examination and supervision by its primary regulator, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 14.49
WFCPRL's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.29 vs. WFCPRL: 14.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WFCPRL' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.71  Med: 13.12 Max: 43.48
Current: 14.49
8.71
43.48
Forward PE Ratio 13.70
WFCPRL's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 16.18 vs. WFCPRL: 13.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 14.49
WFCPRL's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
50% of the 1296 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.49 vs. WFCPRL: 14.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WFCPRL' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.71  Med: 13.12 Max: 43.48
Current: 14.49
8.71
43.48
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 6.22
WFCPRL's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
78% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 15.11 vs. WFCPRL: 6.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
WFCPRL' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 5.03 Max: 6.85
Current: 6.22
3.9
6.85
PB Ratio 1.66
WFCPRL's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 1391 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. WFCPRL: 1.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WFCPRL' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.52 Max: 2.97
Current: 1.66
0.53
2.97
PS Ratio 3.35
WFCPRL's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1383 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.34 vs. WFCPRL: 3.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WFCPRL' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.61 Max: 3.62
Current: 3.35
0.6
3.62
EV-to-EBIT 20.13
WFCPRL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
72% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.64 vs. WFCPRL: 20.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WFCPRL' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.1  Med: 16.9 Max: 147.8
Current: 20.13
7.1
147.8
EV-to-EBITDA 17.95
WFCPRL's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
71% of the 1072 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.46 vs. WFCPRL: 17.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WFCPRL' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 14.8 Max: 98.2
Current: 17.95
6.6
98.2
PEG Ratio 2.38
WFCPRL's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. WFCPRL: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
WFCPRL' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.17 Max: 1425
Current: 2.38
0.49
1425
Shiller PE Ratio 18.75
WFCPRL's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 490 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 21.81 vs. WFCPRL: 18.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
WFCPRL' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.63  Med: 15.82 Max: 21.55
Current: 18.75
4.63
21.55

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 6.13
WFCPRL's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
51% of the 2324 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. WFCPRL: 6.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WFCPRL' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 2.58 Max: 15.45
Current: 6.13
0.59
15.45
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 9.60
WFCPRL's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
56% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. WFCPRL: 9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
WFCPRL' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.7  Med: 12.9 Max: 79.2
Current: 9.6
-44.7
79.2
Forward Dividend Yield % 6.13
WFCPRL's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
54% of the 2258 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. WFCPRL: 6.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 19.60
WFCPRL's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
87% of the 2647 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.35 vs. WFCPRL: 19.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WFCPRL' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.28  Med: 8.26 Max: 9.85
Current: 19.6
6.28
9.85
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.60
WFCPRL's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 977 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. WFCPRL: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WFCPRL' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.2  Med: 0 Max: 1.6
Current: 1.6
-31.2
1.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.16
WFCPRL's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
81% of the 1384 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. WFCPRL: 2.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WFCPRL' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 3.91 Max: 7.57
Current: 2.16
1.8
7.57
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.71
WFCPRL's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 869 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. WFCPRL: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WFCPRL' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.68 Max: 4.5
Current: 0.71
0.48
4.5
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 0.90
WFCPRL's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
53% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. WFCPRL: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.28
WFCPRL's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
59% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. WFCPRL: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WFCPRL' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.22 Max: 1.84
Current: 1.28
0.53
1.84
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.01
WFCPRL's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WFCPRL: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
WFCPRL' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.99 Max: 3.61
Current: 2.01
0.47
3.61
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.19
WFCPRL's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
68% of the 1224 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. WFCPRL: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WFCPRL' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.89 Max: 2.99
Current: 1.19
0.88
2.99
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.00
WFCPRL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
54% of the 1405 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. WFCPRL: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WFCPRL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 5.9 Max: 14.1
Current: 5
0.7
14.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 14.55
WFCPRL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
61% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.03 vs. WFCPRL: 14.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WFCPRL' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.3  Med: 14.05 Max: 35
Current: 14.55
-6.3
35

More Statistics

Beta0.12
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $1154.99 - 1381.10

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