A man walks past a Wells Fargo bank in San Francisco, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011. Wells Fargo & Co. said Wednesday, Jan. 19, its fourth-quarter profit shot up, helped by a large release of reserves set ... more 
A man walks past a Wells Fargo bank in San Francisco, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011. Wells Fargo & Co. said Wednesday, Jan. 19, its fourth-quarter profit shot up, helped by a large release of reserves set aside to cover souring loans and the bank's pay back of bailout money to the federal government. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Jeff Chiu
Wed, Jan 19, 2011 8:41 AM EST