One Wells Fargo Center, Charlotte, North Carolina. Image credit: Wikimedia Commons.
If you're familiar with my writing on Wells Fargo , then you know how highly I think of the 163-year-old company. Over the past 30-plus years, it has served as a textbook illustration of how to run a bank, shrewdly balancing the conflicting imperatives of rapid revenue growth and robust risk management.
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I've tried to capture the essence of Wells Fargo's success in the slideshow below, which walks viewers through how the $1.7 trillion bank matches up against its big bank competitors with respect to five of the most essential measures of bank performance: profitability, efficiency, valuation, and capital accumulation and allocation. If you have even a fleeting interest in Wells Fargo, then this slideshow is for you.
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