WELLS FARGO & CO (WFC)       43.66  -2.28 (-4.96%)

43.66  -2.28 (-4.96%)

US9497461015 - Common Stock - After market: 43.88 +0.22 (+0.5%)

Fundamental Rating


Taking everything into account, WFC scores 2 out of 10 in our fundamental rating. WFC was compared to 322 industry peers in the Banks industry. Both the profitability and financial health of WFC have multiple concerns. WFC is not valued too expensively and it also shows a decent growth rate.


Profitability Rating


WFC has a Piotroski-F score of 6.00. This indicates an average health and profitability for WFC.
WFC's Return On Assets of 0.86% is worse than the rest of the industry. The industry average Return On Assets is 1.11%.

WFC has a Return On Equity of 9.12%. This is below the industry average of 12.49%. 81% of the industry peers outperform WFC.
WFC's Profit Margin of 21.43% is worse than the rest of the industry. The industry average Profit Margin is 29.99%. 84% of the industry peers have a better Profit Margin.
VS Industry

ROA (0.86%) VS Industry: 21% outperformed.


ROE (9.12%) VS Industry: 19% outperformed.


Profit Margin (21.43%) VS Industry: 16% outperformed.



Valuation Rating


With a Price/Earnings Ratio of 10.27, the valuation of WFC can be described as very reasonable.
The Forward Price/Earnings Ratio of 8.52 indicates a rather cheap valuation of WFC.
When comparing the current price to the book value of WFC, it is valued rather cheaply. It is trading at 0.94 times its book value.

Compared to an average industry price book ratio of 1.20, WFC is valued rather cheaply
Compared to an average industry Price/Earning Ratio of 10.10, WFC is valued in line with its industry peers.
The high PEG Ratio, which compensates the Price/Earnings for growth, indicates WFC does not grow enough to justify the current Price/Earnings ratio.
VS Industry

Price/Earnings (10.27) VS Industry: 48% outperformed.


Price/Book (0.94) VS Industry: 74% outperformed.



Growth Rating


The Earnings Per Share is expected to grow by 11.78% on average over the next 5 years. This is quite good.
When comparing the EPS growth rate of the last 5 years to the growth rate of the upcoming 5 years, we see that the growth is accelerating.
The Revenue growth is accelerating: in the next 5 years the growth will be better than in the last years.
WFC shows a slight negative growth in Earnings Per Share. In the last year, the EPS has decreased by -0.93%.

The Earnings Per Share has been growing slightly by 3.83% on average over the past 5 years.
The Revenue has decreased by -1.50% in the past year.
WFC shows a decrease in Revenue. Measured over the last 5 years, the Revenue has been decreasing by -2.32% yearly.
Based on estimates for the next 5 years, WFC will show a small growth in Revenue. The Revenue will grow by 2.18% on average per year.

EPS3.83% 3.26% -0.93% -22.05% 2.25% 5.29% 11.78%
Revenue-2.32% -3.15% -1.5% -2.75% 3.46% 2.67% 2.18%


Health Rating


WFC has a Piotroski-F score of 6.00. This indicates an average health and profitability for WFC.

WFC has one of the worst Debt to Equity ratios in its industry. 89% of its industry peers require less debt for financing their operations.
VS Industry

Debt/Equity (0.89) VS Industry: 11% outperformed.



Dividend Rating


30.96% of the earnings are spent on dividend by WFC. This is a low number and sustainable payout ratio.
WFC has been paying a dividend for at least 10 years, so it has a reliable track record.
WFC has a Yearly Dividend Yield of 2.53%.

Compared to an average S&P500 Dividend Yield of 2.43, WFC has a dividend comparable with the average S&P500 company.
WFC's Dividend Yield is slightly below the industry average, which is at 3.04.
The dividend of WFC decreases each year by -28.48%.
VS Industry

Dividend Yield (2.53%) VS Industry: 35% outperformed.

WFC Daily chart


NYSE:WFC (12/5/2022, 7:09:27 PM)-2.28 (-4.96%)

After market: 43.88 +0.22 (+0.5%)

Chartmill FA Rating
GICS Sector Financials
GICS IndustryGroup Banks
GICS Industry Banks
Earnings (Last) 10-14 2022-10-14/bmo Earnings (Next) 01-13 2023-01-13
Ins Owners 0.04% Inst Owners 72.97%
Market Cap 166.37B Analysts 80
PE 10.27 Fwd PE 8.52
PEG (NY) N/A PEG (5Y) 2.68
P/S 2.22 P/B 0.94
Dividend Yield 2.53% Dividend Growth -28.48%
DP 30.96% Ex-Date 11-03 2022-11-03 (0.3)
EPS 1Y -0.93% EPS 3Y 3.26%
EPS 5Y 3.83% EPS growth Q2Q 6.56%
EPS Next Y -22.05% EPS Next 2Y 2.25%
EPS Next 3Y 5.29% EPS Next 5Y 11.78%
Revenue growth 1Y -1.5% Revenue growth 3Y -3.15%
Revenue growth 5Y -2.32% Revenue growth Q2Q 3.56%
Revenue Next Year -2.75% Revenue Next 2Y 3.46%
Revenue Next 3Y 2.67% Revenue Next 5Y 2.18%
Current Ratio N/A Quick Ratio N/A
Altman-Z N/A F-Score 6
Debt/Equity 0.89 WACC 5.33%
ROA 0.86% ROE 9.12%
PM 21.43% OM N/A
Asset Turnover 0.04

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