Friday, May 1, 2015

Wells Fargo & Co Earnings Analysis

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) on Tuesday gave a mundane set of earnings results that led to a slight stock sell-off in early trading. The bank has been in the news for its recent agreement to buy performing loans from the real estate arm of GE Capital. In a sense, the GE deal highlights the need to purchase loans in a difficult lending environment. As a consequence of that environment, Wells Fargo's stock slightly underperformed the S&P 500 over the last five years.



With that said, let's look at the development of the bank's underlying metrics.


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