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Why Wells Fargo Is Poised to Outperform

Brian D. Pacampara
February 8, 2013

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, banking giant Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) has earned a respected four-star ranking.

With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Wells Fargo, and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.

Wells Fargo facts



Headquarters (founded)

San Francisco (1929)

Market Cap

$182.5 billion


Diversified banks

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$78.9 billion


Chairman/CEO John Stumpf

CFO Timothy Sloan

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