Wells Fargo reports allownace for credit losses $11.1B at June 30
The allowance for credit losses, including the allowance for unfunded commitments, totaled $11.1 billion at June 30, 2018, down $203 million from March 31, 2018. Second quarter 2018 included a $150 million reserve release, which reflected strong overall credit portfolio performance and lower loan balances. The allowance coverage for total loans was 1.18 percent, compared with 1.19 percent in first quarter 2018. The allowance covered 4.6 times annualized second quarter net charge-offs, compared with 3.8 times in the prior quarter. The allowance coverage for nonaccrual loans was 148 percent at June 30, 2018, compared with 147 percent at March 31, 2018. The Company believes the allowance was appropriate for losses inherent in the loan portfolio at June 30, 2018.