Wells Fargo faces $1 billion fine to settle loan abuses

Wells Fargo faces $1 billion fine to settle loan abuses

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC raised its holdings in Wells Fargo by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter.

A spokeswoman for Wells Fargo Advisors, Emily Acquisto, said in an email that the firm "feels no need to focus on raw headcount numbers" of brokers and advisers. The efforts to build a better Wells Fargo during the quarter included continuing to improve our compliance and operational risk management programs, investing in innovative products and services that enhance the customer experience including the roll-out of our digital mortgage application and predictive banking service, and increasing the minimum hourly pay rate for US -based team members. The Abrams Capital Management Lp holds 2.86 million shares with $173.74 million value, down from 3.34M last quarter. Badgley Phelps & Bell owns 0.56% invested in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) for 135,003 shs. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $55.56 and a 200-day moving average of $50.51. Wells Fargo & Company has a one year low of $43.55 and a one year high of $58.02.

Friday the bank warned it may have to revise its first quarter earnings results because of the fine. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $1.07 on a per share basis this quarter. Vaughan David Investments Il has 1.38% invested in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC). Revenue of $21.9 billion was down from $22.3 billion for the same quarter a year earlier. In the same period of a year ago, EPS was said to be $1.00 and revenue at $22.0 billion. The company's quarterly revenue was up.0% compared to the same quarter past year.

Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its holdings in shares of Duff & Phelps Global (NYSE:DPG) by 4.2% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Moreover, Selway Asset Management has 0.74% invested in the company for 83,200 shares.

Retail brokerage reported client assets of $1.6 trillion, up 4% from the previous year, while wealth management reported client assets of $242 billion, a year-over-year increase of 2%.


Wells Fargo's efforts to reduce risk in some of its business segments, including auto lending, appear to be paying off. On Monday, February 5 Wood downgraded the shares of WFC in report to "Market Perform" rating.

Wells Fargo (WFC) shares were down almost 3.5% at $50.86 in afternoon trading Friday. Instinet reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $51.00 price objective on shares of Wells Fargo & Company in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th.

In other news, Director Ronald Sargent purchased 9,000 shares of Wells Fargo stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 12th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Convergence Investment Partners Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.41% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) for 49,821 shares.

Charlotte is among cities likely to experience Wells Fargo layoffs under a plan by the company to further integrate its corporate and investment banking businesses, a top Wells executive said Friday.

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