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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    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
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    Things are looking up for most of the nation’s commercial casinos, as gambling revenue increased by nearly 5 percent last year and jobs held roughly steady. According to the annual survey of casinos by the American Gaming Association, America’s nontribal casinos took in $37.3 billion from gamblers last year, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2011. More
  • Wells Fargo (WFC) Drives Growth on Cost Containment - Yahoo! Finance
    ... we issued an updated research report on Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ). This regional bank recently reported impressive second-quarter 2014 ...
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    09/2/2014 - 8:32 am | View Link
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    09/1/2014 - 11:42 am | View Link
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  • Wells Fargo could raise the bar in Oklahoma City
    Wells Fargo drivers still carry whips, they know how to use them — and they’re taking them to the Whiskey Chicks. Boy, that sounds bad. Maybe Wells Fargo, whose historic image still starts with a stagecoach, has a point. Wells Fargo is not in the ...
    09/20/2014 - 10:06 pm | View Link
  • Lewis joins Wells Fargo
    CARBONDALE -- Melissa Lewis has joined the Carbondale branch of Wells Fargo Advisors. She is participating in the firm's financial advisor training program. A graduate of Illinois Benedictine College with a degree in business administration, Lewis has 18 ...
    09/20/2014 - 7:16 pm | View Link
  • Camp Canadensis donates food, Wells Fargo $2K to help evac center
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    09/20/2014 - 5:55 pm | View Link
  • Gunman robs Wells Fargo bank in Denver
    DENVER — An armed robber stole an undisclosed amount of cash from a Denver bank Saturday afternoon, the Denver Police Department said. A gunman entered a Wells Fargo branch in the 7800 block of East Hampden Avenue about 12:20 p.m. and robbed the bank ...
    09/20/2014 - 3:45 pm | View Link
  • BooneOakley lands Wells Fargo Championship advertising
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    09/20/2014 - 9:20 am | View Link
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  • Wells Fargo
    Wells Fargo & Company is an American multinational banking and financial services holding company which is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with ...
    09/19/2014 - 8:37 pm | View Website
  • WFC Stock Price & News
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    09/19/2014 - 12:58 pm | View Website
  • Wells Fargo Student Loans and Banking
    Make no payments while in school with a flexible student loan from Wells Fargo. Fund up to the cost of your education.
    09/19/2014 - 12:51 pm | View Website
  • Welcome to Wells Fargo Advantage Funds
    Wells Fargo Advantage Funds is one of the nation's largest providers of mutual funds. View our entire fund lineup as well as investment news for the individual investor.
    09/19/2014 - 9:52 am | View Website
  • Wells Fargo
    To sign on to our mobile website, wf.com, you must first enable cookies. If your mobile device doesn't support cookies, visit wellsfargo.com/textbanking via your ...
    09/19/2014 - 9:09 am | View Website
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