Wells Price to Earning

WFC
 Stock
  

USD 45.71  0.46  1.02%   

Wells Fargo fundamentals help investors to digest information that contributes to Wells Fargo's financial success or failures. It also enables traders to predict the movement of Wells Stock. The fundamental analysis module provides a way to measure Wells Fargo's intrinsic value by examining its available economic and financial indicators, including the cash flow records, the balance sheet account changes, the income statement patterns, and various microeconomic indicators and financial ratios related to Wells Fargo stock.
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The current year Price to Earnings Ratio is expected to grow to 17.32, whereas Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA are forecasted to decline to about 26.5 B.

Wells Price to Earning Analysis

Wells Fargo's Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investors monitor daily. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because when a company's profitability falls, it is likely that earnings will also go down as well. In other words, if you start from a lower position, your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
 2021 2022 (projected)
Net Income21.55 B22.24 B
Gross Profit76.05 B62.22 B
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Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
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Current Wells Fargo Price to Earning

    
  10.35 X  
Most of Wells Fargo's fundamental indicators, such as Price to Earning, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, Wells Fargo is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.

Wells Price to Earning Historical Pattern

Today, most investors in Wells Fargo Stock are looking for potential investment opportunities by analyzing not only static indicators but also various Wells Fargo's growth ratios. Consistent increases or drops in fundamental ratios usually indicate a possible pattern that can be successfully translated into profits. However, when comparing two companies, knowing each company's price to earning growth rates may not be enough to decide which company is a better investment. That's why investors frequently use a static breakdown of Wells Fargo price to earning as a starting point in their analysis.
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Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.
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Wells Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit

Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit

129.22 Billion

Wells Fargo Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit are projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Accumulated Retained Earnings Deficit were at 119.77 Billion
Based on the latest financial disclosure, the price to earning indicator of Wells Fargo is roughly 10.35 times. This is 43.38% lower than that of the Financial Services sector and significantly higher than that of the Banks—Diversified industry. The price to earning for all United States stocks is 63.96% higher than that of the company.

Wells Price to Earning Peer Comparison

Stock peer comparison is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It analyses Wells Fargo's direct or indirect competition against its Price to Earning to detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics or determine the stocks which would be a good addition to a portfolio. Peer analysis of Wells Fargo could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Wells Fargo by comparing valuation metrics of similar companies.
Wells Fargo is currently under evaluation in price to earning category among related companies.

Wells Fargo Current Valuation Drivers

We derive many important indicators used in calculating different scores of Wells Fargo from analyzing Wells Fargo's financial statements. These drivers represent accounts that assess Wells Fargo's ability to generate profits relative to its revenue, operating costs, and shareholders' equity. Below are some of Wells Fargo's important valuation drivers and their relationship over time.
201720182019202020212022 (projected)
Net Income Per Employee84.44 K86.46 K75.19 K12.26 K86.94 K75.87 K
Revenue Per Employee372.06 K390.19 K399.67 K298.23 K332.49 K320.98 K

Wells Fargo ESG Sustainability

Some studies have found that companies with high sustainability scores are getting higher valuations than competitors with lower social-engagement activities. While most ESG disclosures are voluntary and do not directly affect the long term financial condition, Wells Fargo's sustainability indicators can be used to identify proper investment strategies using environmental, social, and governance scores that are crucial to Wells Fargo's managers, analysts, and investors.
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Wells Fundamentals

About Wells Fargo Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze Wells Fargo's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of Wells Fargo using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of Wells Fargo based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.
Last ReportedProjected for 2022
Price to Earnings Ratio 15.73  17.32 
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA33.3 B26.5 B
Earnings before Tax28.8 B22.8 B
Wells Fargo Company, a diversified financial services company, provides banking, investment, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance products and services in the United States and internationally. Wells Fargo Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Wells Fargo operates under BanksDiversified classification in the United States and is traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 243674 people.

Wells Fargo Investors Sentiment

The influence of Wells Fargo's investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Wells. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock markets does not have a solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.

Wells Fargo Implied Volatility

    
  32.26  
Wells Fargo's implied volatility exposes the market's sentiment of Wells Fargo stock's possible movements over time. However, it does not forecast the overall direction of its price. In a nutshell, if Wells Fargo's implied volatility is high, the market thinks the stock has potential for high price swings in either direction. On the other hand, the low implied volatility suggests that Wells Fargo stock will not fluctuate a lot when Wells Fargo's options are near their expiration.
Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Wells Fargo in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Wells Fargo's short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Wells Fargo options trading.

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Check out Wells Fargo Piotroski F Score and Wells Fargo Altman Z Score analysis. Note that the Wells Fargo information on this page should be used as a complementary analysis to other Wells Fargo's statistical models used to find the right mix of equity instruments to add to your existing portfolios or create a brand new portfolio. You can also try Portfolio Comparator module to compare the composition, asset allocations and performance of any two portfolios in your account.

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Is Wells Fargo's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Wells Fargo. If investors know Wells will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Wells Fargo listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
-0.46
Market Capitalization
168.1 B
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
-0.24
Return On Assets
0.0097
Return On Equity
0.0995
The market value of Wells Fargo is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Wells that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Wells Fargo's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Wells Fargo's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Wells Fargo's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Wells Fargo's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Wells Fargo's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Wells Fargo value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Wells Fargo's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.