U.S. Bancorp (USB)

40.66
NYSE
Prev Close 40.48
Day Low/High 40.07 / 41.03
52 Wk Low/High 28.36 / 61.11
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1506.36B
Market Cap 60.98B
P/E Ratio 12.98
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

U.S. Bancorp estimates raised at UBS

The Day Ahead: $Cashtagging

The Day Ahead: $Cashtagging

The symbol is used to 'shout out' stocks.

Early-Morning Market Look

Let's take a peek at overnight and early-morning price action in the major asset classes. Exit light Enter night Take my hand We're off to never never land. -- Metallica, "Enter Sandman" Let's take a peek at overnight and early-morning price action ...

A Pair of Bankable Prospects

A Pair of Bankable Prospects

These two strong and well-priced bank stocks are worth considering.

Watch for These Ripples out of Washington

Watch for These Ripples out of Washington

Super regionals might lose; credit cards could profit; and the market may hold on through the summer.

The Day Ahead: Market Stalking Notes

The Day Ahead: Market Stalking Notes

A market doesn't gap 200 points lower in one session for no reason.

Morning Es Trading

Morning Es Trading

My current expectation is for an initial test of the mid-1550s to be faded.

Proceed With Caution on the XLF

Outlook is great fundamentally, but technical tell another story.

Market on Close Imbalances

How much to buy? My mavens on the floor of the exchange see $100 million to buy at the close, with $60 million to buy in consumer discretionary stocks and $30 million to buy in financials. On the sell side, energy has $50 million to sell and industr...

Market on Close Imbalances

How much to buy? "One last thing." -- Lt. Columbo My mavens on the floor of the exchange see an imbalance of $430 million to the buy side at the close. In terms of sectors, the financials have $128 million to buy, utilities $75 million and energy $5...

'Too Big To Fail' Explained

'Too Big To Fail' Explained

Let's start with the obvious: How big is 'big'?

US Bancorp downgraded at JP Morgan

Banks Are Bunk

The optimism on the banking industry is misplaced. Quick look: USB (USB) and Bank of New York Mellon (BK) miss. The optimism on the banking industry is misplaced given the cyclical and secular headwinds (spreads under pressure, loan demand moribund,...

US Bancorp upgraded at Deutsche

Big vs. Regional Banks Which is Best Portfolio Pick

Big vs. Regional Banks Which is Best Portfolio Pick

Regional banks are benefitting from home mortgages but stock prices aren't rising.

Here and There

A few housekeeping notes. Major indices managed to turn mostly green late in the day, despite dragging IBM (IBM) around like an anchor. That was a resilient performance, indicative of an overall bullish mentality. A few housekeeping notes: Stephanie...

A Pair of Names Worth Banking On

A Pair of Names Worth Banking On

Wells Fargo and U.S. Bancorp will likely do very well over the next five years.

US Bancorp downgraded at BofA/Merrill

The Sept. Jobs Report Is Irrelevant

The Sept. Jobs Report Is Irrelevant

Clark Yingst, Chief Market Analyst at Joseph Gunnar, says the jobs report tomorrow is not important, even if it does move markets for the day.

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

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

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.