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Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) is a bank headquartered in California.

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Established in 1852, Wells Fargo has grown from a gold rush service enterprise, ferrying goods and people across the United States on horse drawn wagons, into a financial services company with over 80 business lines and retail banking stores in 23 states, most of them west of the Mississippi. The company's website [1] has detailed information on its business lines and sales distribution.

Warren Buffett is a commonly mentioned shareholder via Berkshire Hathaway.

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