What are Analysts opinions on: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)


Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) will report its next earnings on 13-Jan-17. The company reported the earnings of $1.03/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.01/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.02/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 2%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Wells Fargo & Company and for the current quarter 30 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.01/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.94/share and a High Estimate of $1.08/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 21 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Wells Fargo & Company as 22.46 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Wells Fargo & Company is 22.05 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 23.18 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 21.59 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for WFC to be -1.9%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -3%. For the next 5 years, Wells Fargo & Company is expecting Growth of 6.81% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 6.78% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Wells Fargo & Company, where 5 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 12 analysts have given a Buy signal, 12 said it’s a HOLD, 4 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 30 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Wells Fargo & Company might touch $65 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $53.6 and $44 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Wells Fargo & Company got Downgrade on 1-Dec-16 where investment firm Susquehanna Downgrade the stock from Positive to Neutral.

Wells Fargo & Company closed its last trading session at $54.35 with the gain of 2.21%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 282.95 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $56.24 and 52-week low of $43.55. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 7.57% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 16.82% and 16.45% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Dec 17, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Oct 4, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.95 and Average Volume (3 months) is 32.29 million. Wells Fargo & Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 13.77 and Forward P/E ratio of 13.48.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 11.8%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8.8%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Wells Fargo & Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of 7.12%, where Monthly Performance is 24.55%, Quarterly performance is 12.54%, 6 Months performance is 12.93% and yearly performance percentage is 3.46%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 5.47%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.96% and Monthly Volatility of 2.38%.