U.S. Bancorp (USB)

54.88
0.06 0.11
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 54.94
Open 54.79
Day Low/High 54.35 / 55.01
52 Wk Low/High 47.57 / 61.11
Volume 7.11M
Avg Volume 5.75M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.53B
Market Cap 84.91B
EPS 4.20
P/E Ratio 13.08
Div & Yield 1.68 (2.85%)
U.S. Banks Will See Only Moderate Benefit From Fed Rate Hike

U.S. Banks Will See Only Moderate Benefit From Fed Rate Hike

Moody's says the banking outlook is stable but there are headwinds ahead.

Consumers Still in Strong Shape Despite Rising Retail Worries

Consumers Still in Strong Shape Despite Rising Retail Worries

Despite that major department stores like Macy's (M) and Nordstrom (JWN) served up less-than-stellar third quarter earnings reports, the American consumer remains robust and ready to spend this holiday season.

China Ends One Child Policy: Which Business Sectors Will Benefit?

China Ends One Child Policy: Which Business Sectors Will Benefit?

China has announced that it is ending its one child policy and will now permit couples to have two children.

US Bancorp upgraded at Deutsche

S&P Will Finish Year Higher No Matter What Happens in China

S&P Will Finish Year Higher No Matter What Happens in China

The S&P 500 has gone from flat for the year to down almost 8% in barely a week.

Bearish Confirmation Party Postponed

Bearish Confirmation Party Postponed

But the two-day rally has quickly made the markets look overbought again.

Consumers Put a Hitch in Bank Earnings

Consumers Put a Hitch in Bank Earnings

Business demand has rebounded, but consumers are still trying to catch up.

Day Ahead: Awaiting the Greek Parliament's Vote

Day Ahead: Awaiting the Greek Parliament's Vote

BlackRock and Bank of America also lead today's earnings parade.

Jim Cramer Says Wells Fargo Is the Financial Stock to Own

Jim Cramer Says Wells Fargo Is the Financial Stock to Own

Jim Cramer answers viewers' Twitter (TWTR) questions from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Fed Is Getting Annoyed With Banks

Fed Is Getting Annoyed With Banks

They keep giving out low-cost commercial and industrial loans.

USB Investor Mtg.

Small Banks as Big Bank Quarry

Some banks may not be be able to grow alone.

Cramer: Bob Dylan Was Right

The answer is blowing in the currency headwind.

Netflix Triggered a Rally

A number of factors have contributed.

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began "Who does not know the truth is simply a fool, yet who knows the truth and calls it a lie is a criminal." -- Bertolt Brecht The rundown: U.S. futures are modestly lower: S&P 500 futures are down 5 points and Nasdaq futures are 11 hand...

Go With What's Worked, Part 2

Let's look at the other groups that caught fire.

The Real Banking Rally

The money has no place left to exploit.

The Fibocall: U.S. Bancorp

The Fibocall: U.S. Bancorp

Look for a down day, a gap higher and a lower high.

US Bancorp numbers reduced at BMO

Exploit Volatility Around Earnings

I'm using straddles on U.S. Bancorp.

Cracks in the Armor

Cracks in the Armor

This is not a garden-variety correction.

Heads I Win, Tails You Lose

Here is my technical analysis of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio positions: 'The At-Risk.' By Tim Collins The last in the group are the toughest ones to judge. Some big scary teeth and sharp claws, but many are smiling and some even offering flower...

The Other Side of the Coin

Here is my technical analysis of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio positions: 'The Bad.' By Tim Collins It is certainly impossible to nail every call, especially this year, but it is good to see there are about half as many stocks with bearish charts...

Banks Continue to Surprise to the Upside

Banks Continue to Surprise to the Upside

We can expect fundamentals and stock prices to improve further in the second half.

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The rundown: U.S. futures are higher this morning (S&P up 6 handles, Nasdaq up 18 handles). European stocks are climbing, too (by about 0.8%). Nikkei is up 0.88%. Within the Nikkei, all major sub-groups finished in the green. Telecom...

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Adding SunEdison to long ideas.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Making moves in DDD, YUM, USB, BBY and XOM.

Construction-Loan Growth Is a House of Cards

Construction-Loan Growth Is a House of Cards

I'll be avoiding banks that have jumped into it once again.

Morgan Stanley Financial Conf.