U.S. Bancorp (USB)

55.59
NYSE
Prev Close 56.60
Day Low/High 55.22 / 56.82
52 Wk Low/High 42.47 / 63.01
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1482.80B
Market Cap 83.93B
P/E Ratio 15.19
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Market Discomfort, Suffering Small-Caps, Understanding Powell, Manchin's The Man

Market Discomfort, Suffering Small-Caps, Understanding Powell, Manchin's The Man

The Russell 2000 is now down not just back-to-back sessions, but six sessions in the last eight with all six of those "down" days having given up 0.9% or more.

I'm Still OK With the Banks, June's Inflation Surprise Notwithstanding

I'm Still OK With the Banks, June's Inflation Surprise Notwithstanding

However, we await with bated breath what Fed Chairman Jerome Powell will say before Congress this week.

Tech Rally, Acronym Animal Crackers, Fed, Dimon Hands, Trading Banks and SoFi

Tech Rally, Acronym Animal Crackers, Fed, Dimon Hands, Trading Banks and SoFi

The public seems to have resigned itself to dealing with a greater degree of inflation for longer than anything I would have considered to be 'transitory.' The again, the public is often as wrong as the Fed.

I Have a Simple Plan for Investing in KeyCorp

I Have a Simple Plan for Investing in KeyCorp

Here's why KEY has almost always found a place on my book.

The Reflex Game, Re-Rotation, Big Bank Bonanza, Oil Demand, Johnson & Johnson

The Reflex Game, Re-Rotation, Big Bank Bonanza, Oil Demand, Johnson & Johnson

How Interesting. On Wednesday, market participants rotated out of the un-rotation that had been in vogue for most of April.

As Financial Stocks Get Hit With the Archegos Debacle, Here Are the Ones I'd Buy

As Financial Stocks Get Hit With the Archegos Debacle, Here Are the Ones I'd Buy

Everyone knows the basics. Last week, the trading operation run by Bill Hwang known as Archegos Capital Management blew up.

You Had to Be in These Stocks to Win From Them

You Had to Be in These Stocks to Win From Them

Let's look at my recommendations from when the nation was panicking over COVID and how they did after.

Market Resilience, Yield Spreads, Regional Banks, NYSE Relocation?

Market Resilience, Yield Spreads, Regional Banks, NYSE Relocation?

We always try to tell whoever will listen that regional banks would benefit the most should the long end of the curve ever show some life.

Shock & Awe Markets, Bank Stocks, Apple's Debt Move, Trading Amazon, ServiceNow

Shock & Awe Markets, Bank Stocks, Apple's Debt Move, Trading Amazon, ServiceNow

Right off the top, the bubble has burst for the 'short squeeze' names such as GameStop and AMC Entertainment.

8 Banking, Brokerage and Specialty Finance Favorites

8 Banking, Brokerage and Specialty Finance Favorites

These top picks for 2021 include consumer banking, finance REITs, brokerage, mortgage, insurance and wealth management names.

Deceptive Thursday, Biden's Grand Plan, Powell's Perspective, Earnings Begin

Deceptive Thursday, Biden's Grand Plan, Powell's Perspective, Earnings Begin

Plus, a look at the unusual chart pattern of Chegg Inc. and what it may mean.

With Changes Coming to Washington, Here Are 2 Actionable Ideas

With Changes Coming to Washington, Here Are 2 Actionable Ideas

I would like to add a bank - BAC - and have always liked United Rentals.

Markets React to Georgia Elections, Banks and Industrials to Gain, Oil Reduced

Markets React to Georgia Elections, Banks and Industrials to Gain, Oil Reduced

I will have to give some of my favorite tech names a haircut in the name of balance. Hopefully everyone gained some exposure to gold.

Trump Signs the Bill, Trading Volatility, Watching the Transports

Trump Signs the Bill, Trading Volatility, Watching the Transports

The president hit the bid in order to avoid a government shutdown, and stop 'the people' out at $600.

The Fed, Banks, and How I'm Trading JP Morgan

The Fed, Banks, and How I'm Trading JP Morgan

Beyond JPM, here are the banks I have my eye on.

Covid Drug Candidates, Buy Eli Lilly? Large Cap Stocks, Tesla Debt Upgrade

Covid Drug Candidates, Buy Eli Lilly? Large Cap Stocks, Tesla Debt Upgrade

Covid itself, and therapeutics or vaccines associated with taking on the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, is under a public microscope.

We'll Be Checking on These Corporate Earnings Next Week

Next week the June quarter earnings season maelstrom kicks off with 115 companies, including 32 S&P 500 constituents, reporting their latest quarterly results. In recent days we've seen a number of companies up their outlook for the quarter but we'v...

Trade of the Week - Buy JP Morgan ($89.47)

* Banks stocks are extraordinarily cheap today * In 2008 financials represented a record high 26% of the S&P Index, today they stand at a record low (at close to 7% of the S&P Index) * JP Morgan has a large war chest to absorb loan losses Historical...

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.