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Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

Nellie Chapman | 17 February, 2017, 01:38

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Wells Fargo & Company Earnings, with 29 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.96. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $58.55, up from yesterday's close by 0.98%.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of WFC. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 1.7%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 7.2%. SLOAN TIMOTHY J now owns 666,122 shares in the company after this transaction.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) said that, it is restructuring its payments and virtual solutions to specifically focus on payments, artificial intelligence and application programming interfaces. Cable Hill Partners LLC increased its position in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 10.5% in the third quarter. Gemmer Asset Management LLC now owns 3,735 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $177,000 after buying an additional 234 shares during the last quarter. Timber Creek Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 30.0% in the third quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA now owns 8,711 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $480,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the period. Evercore ISI reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $51.00 target price on shares of Wells Fargo & Company in a research report on Sunday, October 23rd. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $42.90. (NYSE:MRK), its shares were trading at $65.16 a retreat of $-0.5, on the trading floor.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) has the market capitalization of $294.25 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Wells Fargo & Company is 21.72 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 22.83 Billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $54.30 and a 200-day moving average of $48.84.

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) last issued its earnings results on Friday, January 13th.

Wells Fargo & Company on 01/13/2017 reported its EPS as $1.03 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $1. The company's P/E is 14.54 and Forward P/E ratio is 12.78. The mean revenue estimate for the current fiscal period ending March 2017 is $22.28B by 21 brokerage firms. The company's quarterly revenue was up.0% compared to the same quarter past year. As per the consensus estimate, the company's year-on-year revenue growth is expected to be at 0.36% during the period. Cisco has also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.29 per common share, a three-cent increase over the previous quarter's dividend, to be paid on April 26, 2017 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 6, 2017. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, November 2nd. 1 analysts call it Underweight, while 2 think it is Overweight. Wells Fargo & Company's dividend payout ratio is presently 38.10%. If you are accessing this article on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark laws. The original version of this article can be viewed at [[permalink]]. Bank of Hawaii's holdings in Wells Fargo & Company were worth $2,002,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Wells Fargo & Company from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, February 6th. Ellis will be seen exploring various utilities for AI and working on new strategies to expand them across several business units of the company. Sandler O'Neill reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Company in a research note on Friday, September 9th.

Wells Fargo (WFC) holds one of the financial sector's (XLF) leading loan portfolios, and it has a healthy balance of consumer and commercial loans.