Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Oct 13 2017 by Joanne Wise
Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Wells Fargo & Company have shares float of 0.64%. We have $14.73 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:IVC worth $13.81 million more. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company.
Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.1 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 11.6 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 7.9 percent.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. Using the CCI as a leading indicator, technical analysts may use a +100 reading as an overbought signal and a -100 reading as an oversold indicator, suggesting a trend reversal.
In a report released on 6/08/2017 Jefferies & Co increased the stock price target of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) to $62.00 reporting a potential upside of 0.18%.
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Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, WFC's beta remains at 0.95. 110 funds opened positions while 566 raised stakes. UBS maintained Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) on Friday, October 6 with "Neutral" rating. For the past 5 days of trading, the stock has seen a move of 1.27%. Berenberg Bank lowered Wells Fargo & from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating and upped their target price for the company from $35.00 to $45.00 in a research report on Friday, July 21st. Wells Fargo & has a 52-week low of $44.28 and a 52-week high of $59.99. Fdx Inc has 0.47% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) for 285,981 shares. Separately, Senior Exec. Vice President CARROLL DAVID M Sell 27582 shares of the company at a price of $53.28 on 2017-06-09. $2.05 million worth of stock was sold by Mack Mary T on Thursday, June 8. The company has market cap of $460.22 million. $1.34 million worth of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) shares were sold by Pelos Petros G. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $1.04M was sold by Hardison Hope A. Brick & Kyle Associates lifted its holdings in shares of Wells Fargo & by 9.5% during the first quarter. It improved, as 85 investors sold WFC shares while 685 reduced holdings. Alexandria Ltd Llc stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC). The firm has "Sell" rating by UBS given on Thursday, September 15. Cowen & Co has "Hold" rating and $31700 target. The dividend was $0.390 per share for the quarter or $1.56 annualized. Suntrust Robinson downgraded the shares of PG in report on Thursday, December 22 to "Hold" rating. Moreover, Lumbard & Kellner Llc has 4.39% invested in the company for 139,553 shares. The total value of its holdings increased 4.6%.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.58 in Q2 2017. Colonial Tru Advisors reported 3,859 shares. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, April 12 by Evercore. The firm earned " rating on Wednesday, April 26 by Raymond James. Vestor Cap Limited Liability Com holds 2.31% or 171,688 shares. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 22. 103 funds opened positions while 111 raised stakes. The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Monday, September 7 to "Hold". Its up 0.12, from 0.76 in 2017Q1. South Dakota Council owns 129,800 shares. Chesley Taft Associates Lc holds 785 shares. Moreover, Da Davidson Co has 0% invested in Invacare Corporation (NYSE:IVC) for 846 shares. About 14.67M shares traded.
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