U.S. Bancorp (USB)

51.33
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 51.17
Day Low/High 51.18 / 51.52
52 Wk Low/High 43.14 / 55.55
Avg Volume 5.83M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.59B
Market Cap 81.47B
EPS 4.20
P/E Ratio 12.24
Div & Yield 1.48 (2.72%)
Markets Try to Hold Ahead of ECB

Markets Try to Hold Ahead of ECB

Lindsey Bell and Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3Live.com, reveal how to trade stocks ahead of earnings season: retail, banks, tech.

Take Advantage Of The Housing Recovery

Take Advantage Of The Housing Recovery

Stephanie Link, director of research at TheStreet, walks through the different stocks she's buying in the housing sector.

Entry Points Galore

You have a terrific opportunity to buy stocks that clearly want to go higher, but are constrained.

U.S. Bancorp downgraded at Oppenheimer

US Bancorp numbers upped at BMO

Thank You, and Looking Ahead

Here's some of what we can look forward to on Wednesday. It's always an honor to fill in for Doug! Thanks for spending the day with me. Tomorrow, Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke appears before the House. His statement will likely be a replay of today's, b...

Final Word on Peregrine Scam

A simple address check would have put an abrupt end to it. From The Wall Street Journal: "Peregrine Chief Executive Russell Wasendorf Sr., blames the fraud on 'mean-spirited' regulators that dogged his firm, saying they were looking to put firms out...

Taking Their Lead

Today's market leaders indicate that funds want to put cash to work but they don't trust this market.

Cramer: Expect A Tough Earnings Season

Cramer: Expect A Tough Earnings Season

Jim Cramer says he is concerned that earnings from the industrial, financial, energy, and tech sectors will probably be weak.

Cramer: Exit Bank Stocks As They Rally

Cramer: Exit Bank Stocks As They Rally

Jim Cramer thinks the estimates for bank earnings are way too high and once estimates start coming down, so will their stock prices.

JPMorgan Is Still A Best-In-Breed Bank

JPMorgan Is Still A Best-In-Breed Bank

Stephanie Link, director of research at TheStreet, says JPMorgan remains a great firm with a solid balance sheet despite the reputation hit.

Cramer: Fire the Group Behind $2 Billion Loss at JPMorgan

Cramer: Fire the Group Behind $2 Billion Loss at JPMorgan

Jim Cramer says complex trades that even Jamie Dimon couldn't understand caused JPMorgan to take a $2 billion loss and those responsible should be fired.

Cramer: I Like BofA Better Than Goldman

Cramer: I Like BofA Better Than Goldman

Jim Cramer says he likes BofA because it's starting to see life in Merrill Lynch and Countrywide is becoming less of a problem.

Why We Have an Edge Over Europe

Earnings have been positive, and the U.S. is coming out of a recession, not entering one.

Bank Bashers Eating Crow

It is now very clear financial services are better than everyone thought.

Three Banks to Watch

Three Banks to Watch

Let's look at a trio of banks whose earnings could move next week's market.

US Bancorp downgraded at Stifel

US Bancorp downgraded at BMO

US Bancorp downgraded at Nomura

A New Day for Banks

They are finally free from the Fed, and we now have a compelling reason to own them.

Is There Value in Bank Bonds?

Is There Value in Bank Bonds?

The key is to own them wide enough that there is upside commensurate with any downside.

Beleaguered Banks Bounce Back

It's time to stop selling the banks and to start buying them.

Regional Banks Break Out

BBT and FHN are two great banks with good balance sheets, and are worth considering now.

Cramer: Don't' Take Profits

Cramer: Don't' Take Profits

Jim Cramer says investors shouldn't be duped into taking profits in stocks.

Rethinking Bank of America

Sure, it's troubled. But today's downgrade was ill-considered. I say it's too soon to jump off.

What's Different About Greece?

Unlike 2008, any outcome won't be a surprise.

Regional Banks Looking at Higher Dividends

Regional Banks Looking at Higher Dividends

Regional bank stock investors are looking for significant increases in quarterly dividends, after the Federal Reserve completes its stress tests in March.

Cramer: No Need for QE3

Cramer: No Need for QE3

Jim Cramer breaks down the Fed's FOMC rate decision and what it means for stocks.

Fed Rate Decision: Bad for Banks, Good for Gold

Fed Rate Decision: Bad for Banks, Good for Gold

Stephanie Link, director of research for TheStreet, breaks down the Fed's latest rate decision and what it means for stocks.