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
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Wells Fargo's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Wells Fargo facts
|Headquarters (founded)||San Francisco (1929)|
|Market Cap||$180.6 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$73.0 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO John Stumpf
CFO Timothy Sloan
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||11.4%|
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Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 90% of the 4,710 members who have rated Wells Fargo believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
[W]hile I have hated financials for the past couple of years, [W]arren [B]uffet[t] and now [J]im [C]ramer are both behind [Wells Fargo] along with select few financial stocks. I feel it's very easy for a financial stock to own toxic that goes unnoticed. [H]owever, with [Wells Fargo's] great brand ... I think I have greater confidence here.
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