Outburst by angry Wells Fargo shareholder halts annual meeting

Fargo branch is seen in the Chicago suburb of Evanston Illinois

Fargo branch is seen in the Chicago suburb of Evanston Illinois

Rocky Mountain Advisers LLC now owns 1,850 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.1 Percent. AlphaOne also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 81 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. NC bought a new position in shares of Wells Fargo & Co during the fourth quarter valued at about $102,000.

Rafferty Downgrades Wells Fargo & Company (WFC)'s stock to Sell with the price target of $54.5. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 11,122,633 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $612,968,000 after buying an additional 134,282 shares in the last quarter.

Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 13th. Coconut Grove Bank now owns 2,538 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 900 shares during the last quarter.

Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC decreased its stake in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) by 2.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. Rocky Mountain Advisers LLC now owns 1,850 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) traded down 0.18% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $54.44. The corporation has a market cap of US$272.67 Billion.

With a total market value of $0, Wells Fargo & Co has price-earnings ratio of 13.55 with a one year low of $43.55 and a one year high of $59.99. The stock's price moved up its 200-day moving average of $31.28.

The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) could bring EPS of $1/share.

The company's expected revenue in the current quarter to be 22.61 Billion, seeing a projected current quarter growth of 1%, and per annum growth estimates over the next 5 year period of around 7.43%. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 37 percent and possesses 0 percent gross margin. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.99 EPS. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 5th will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share. Presently, it has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 15.10% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 3rd.

Wells Fargo was known in banking circles as a having an extremely aggressive sales culture, and its executives highlighted its "cross-sell ratio", or the number of accounts or other services a Wells Fargo customer typically had at the bank.

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Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Also, insider David M. Carroll sold 117,704 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $59.02, for a total transaction of $6,946,890.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The stock recently closed its previous session at $52.72 by showing a percentage change of 2.67% from its previous day closing price of $51.35.

These accusations are the latest anecdotes to paint an unsettling picture of high-pressure sales tactics at Wells Fargo that ultimately led to a scandal linked to bogus bank accounts.

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