In the following video, Motley Fool banking analyst David Hanson takes a question from a Fool reader, who asks:

"I'm thinking about dropping some serious dollars on Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC), but the banking sector is a dog and I have my concerns. Is this a good buy, or are there better ones out there?"

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