U.S. Bancorp (USB)

36.84
NYSE
Prev Close 36.91
Day Low/High 36.08 / 36.87
52 Wk Low/High 28.36 / 61.11
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1506.29B
Market Cap 55.60B
P/E Ratio 9.36
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Here's a Really 'Safe' Bet

Here's a Really 'Safe' Bet

Now we have a rare, great buying opportunity in US Bancorp.

Kass: The Financial Sector, and My Experience With George Soros

Kass: The Financial Sector, and My Experience With George Soros

I have to respectfully disagree with Jim Cramer's conclusions in his recent column, 'No Wonder Bank Stocks Have Been Hit So Hard'.

Financial Stocks, George Soros and Me

* The robust level of bank industry "war chests" are being underappreciated by investors * The Banking Industry, as measured by earnings power (before LLP and one-time charges), reserve (and balance sheet) strength and loan diversification are well ...

Interested in Banks? This Type Could Be Vulnerable for Dividend Seekers

Interested in Banks? This Type Could Be Vulnerable for Dividend Seekers

Community banks have already faced challenging times, and now the Covid-19 crisis is adding to the woes.

Divining Earnings, Stunning Rebound, Trading Amazon

Divining Earnings, Stunning Rebound, Trading Amazon

Are the markets ready for a pause in this dramatic rebound? We are several weeks behind Europe in battling this pandemic and U.S. numbers are far worse. Time will tell.

There's a Worthy Options Play to Be Had With JP Morgan

There's a Worthy Options Play to Be Had With JP Morgan

I'm not willing to stick my neck out right now and take an equity stake.

U.S./China Phase One, Yield Curve, Jobs Survey, Trading Disney: Market Recon

U.S./China Phase One, Yield Curve, Jobs Survey, Trading Disney: Market Recon

One concern for traders and investors would be that the good cheer created by the development of this Phase One deal, as well as actions taken by the FOMC, are nearing or at the point where the headline risk points in the other direction.

This Correction in U.S. Bancorp Should Be a Buying Opportunity

This Correction in U.S. Bancorp Should Be a Buying Opportunity

Let's check out the charts of USB to see if this is a good level to be a buyer.

Markets Bet on Growth, 3 Month/10 Year Spread, Trading Nvidia: Market Recon

Markets Bet on Growth, 3 Month/10 Year Spread, Trading Nvidia: Market Recon

The Fed is doing this right. Let me repeat... the Fed is not screwing this up.

Initiating U.S. Bancorp

FYI, the spread between 90 day paper and 10 year notes is down to less than one basis point. Should this key spread un-invert, I would think that the banks might see a positive algorithmic response. U.S. Bancorp has already outperformed other banks ...

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

What the Fed needs to do in July is to cut the FFR by 25 basis points and put the balance sheet management (QT) program to bed two months early.

Grab a Coffee, We've Got a Lot to Talk About Today!

Good morning folks! As Doug heads off on vacation (something I'll be doing on Saturday myself), I'm sitting in today for him, and I'll be doing so again right before his return. We're in the second real week of the June-quarter earnings season, and ...

U.S. Monetary Policy, Trading Lockheed, Netflix and United Rentals: Market Recon

U.S. Monetary Policy, Trading Lockheed, Netflix and United Rentals: Market Recon

Preventing the U.S. dollar from appreciating too aggressively while repairing credit conditions are 'job freaking one'.

Jim Cramer: Why Laggards Like Kohl's, Citi and CVS Can Rise Now

Jim Cramer: Why Laggards Like Kohl's, Citi and CVS Can Rise Now

I am neutral on this market, and only a cool off of the hottest stocks can justify a further advance.

June Rotations and Why I Like Apple on Jony Ive's Departure: Market Recon

June Rotations and Why I Like Apple on Jony Ive's Departure: Market Recon

The risk is that the chief design officer's departure will cause technical issues in Apple's chart.

Good News From China, Plus Netflix Earnings and Playing CSX: Market Recon

Good News From China, Plus Netflix Earnings and Playing CSX: Market Recon

China reported positive data, bolstering markets. Netflix had a beat on earnings, but faces fierce competition ahead. CSX is a thing of beauty.

The Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Beige Book and 16 Key Earnings Results to Watch

The Week Ahead: Retail Sales, Beige Book and 16 Key Earnings Results to Watch

It is going to be fast, it is going to be furious during a shortened week of trading.

New York's Epic Amazon Failure; Buffett's 13-F; Traders Play It Safe Into Close

New York's Epic Amazon Failure; Buffett's 13-F; Traders Play It Safe Into Close

Why does it always make me feel uncomfortable when my plan diverges from Warren Buffett's?

UK Finds Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Market Recon

UK Finds Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Market Recon

As uncertainty increases, expect greater demand for safe haven assets.

3 Key Bear Market Rules, 5 Bargain Buys and a Monthly Dividend Portfolio

3 Key Bear Market Rules, 5 Bargain Buys and a Monthly Dividend Portfolio

Dow Theory presents tips for surviving a bear market, some top year-end stock bargains and a simple strategy for monthly income.

U.S. Bancorp Downgraded to Hold

The Oracle of Omaha Buys JPMorgan

* And puts his imprimatur on the U.S. money center bank stocks "One last thing." -- Lt. Columbo After the close, Berkshire Hathaway announced a new investment position in JPMorgan Chase . Normally I would view this as a non-event but I see this as r...

And Now the News...

As I mentioned earlier, we're off to a brisk pace this morning, and here are some of the headlines that have caught my eye as I drink that second cup of coffee: * US Bancorp reports September quarter earnings per share that were $0.02 ahead of expec...

Why Netflix Is a Good Name to Short on This Earnings Report: Market Recon

Why Netflix Is a Good Name to Short on This Earnings Report: Market Recon

I am unimpressed by the latest earnings report. Despite good subscriber growth, fundamentals look weak.

Welcoming Chris Versace This Wednesday

Alright folks, it's time to wake up, grab that coffee or other beverage that helps you start the day, and let's get ready for the market day ahead. Doug Kass is off and I'm ready to go. It's going to be a busy morning given some of the earnings repo...

3 Reasons Why Bank Stocks Look Good Here

3 Reasons Why Bank Stocks Look Good Here

Bank of America, Deutsche Bank and other firms are rallying on good second-quarter results, but there should be more gains to come.