Wells Fargo Profit Up 17%

The nation's largest mortgage lender said revenue from mortgage banking jumped almost 80% and consumers borrowed more on their credit cards. But it called the economic recovery uneven.

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    04/17/2014 - 8:19 am | View Link
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    04/17/2014 - 6:14 am | View Link
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    04/17/2014 - 3:35 am | View Link
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