Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

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America's biggest bank earned $1.71 per share, or $6.73 billion.

Barclays PLC reiterated their buy rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning.

Wells Fargo & Co closed down -0.3 points or -0.55% at $54.5 with 2,05,66,603 shares getting traded on Thursday. Wells Fargo has 42 branches in the four-county Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton metropolitan statistical area and has a market share of almost 20.2 percent as of June 30. Revenue came in at $21.58 billion, also short of the expected $22.451 billion.

The lender, whose branch system is bigger than any other USA bank's, said on its fourth-quarter earnings call that those closures came amid a growing consumer preference for doing banking online and over their smartphones.

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Several other analysts have also issued reports on WFC.

UBS Securities noted a target price of 58 on Wells Fargo & Company's shares. Moreover, Prudential Fincl Incorporated has 0.75% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) for 10.28M shares. Citigroup Inc. cut shares of Wells Fargo & Company to an underperform rating in a research report on Friday, November 18th.

Wells Fargo is viewed as a great read on the pulse of the American economy since 97% of its revenue comes from the U.S, meaning investors will be paying close attention to the bank's mortgage business.

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JPMorgan shares edged higher on the news, but BofA saw its price fall in premarket trading. The company has a market capitalization of $273.72 billion, a P/E ratio of 13.52 and a beta of 0.99. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $55.02 and a 200-day moving average of $49.32. 15,095,516 shares of the stock were exchanged. River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP increased its position in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 83.0% in the second quarter. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $1.04 and low forecast is $0.97.

A Wells Fargo bank branch in NY on January 11, 2017.

JPMorgan stock jumped 1% to $87.11 on today's open after reporting Q4 2016 results that comfortably beat expectations.

Wells Fargo & Company has 5,022,303,000 shares outstanding at the moment which are trading around 54.16 bringing Wells Fargo & Company's market capitalisation to 271.98B Dollars.

French prosecutors said they opened a probe against Renault on suspicion of emissions fraud, sending shares of the French auto company down 1.5%. Annex Advisory Services LLC now owns 6,422 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $304,000 after buying an additional 25 shares during the period.

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