U.S. Bancorp (USB) : Founders Financial Securities added new position in U.S. Bancorp during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 51,016 shares of U.S. Bancorp which is valued at $2,045,231 , the company said in a statement filed on Jul 8, 2016 with the SEC.U.S. Bancorp makes up approximately 0.93% of Founders Financial Securities’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Merriman Wealth Management boosted its stake in USB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 146,614 additional shares and now holds a total of 156,247 shares of U.S. Bancorp which is valued at $6,263,942. U.S. Bancorp makes up approx 1.75% of Merriman Wealth Management’s portfolio.Capital Investment Services Of America reduced its stake in USB by selling 300 shares or 0.84% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 35,460 shares of USB which is valued at $1,421,591. U.S. Bancorp makes up approx 0.27% of Capital Investment Services Of America’s portfolio.Laurel Wealth Advisors reduced its stake in USB by selling 353 shares or 4.92% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,827 shares of USB which is valued at $273,694. U.S. Bancorp makes up approx 0.13% of Laurel Wealth Advisors’s portfolio.Cacti Asset Management reduced its stake in USB by selling 1,000 shares or 0.19% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 539,518 shares of USB which is valued at $21,613,091. U.S. Bancorp makes up approx 2.34% of Cacti Asset Management’s portfolio.
U.S. Bancorp closed down -0.04 points or -0.10% at $40.63 with 62,39,897 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $40.75, the shares hit an intraday low of $40.4681 and an intraday high of $40.9 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, U.S. Bancorp reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Apr 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.76. The company had revenue of $5037.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5071.11 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.76 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on U.S. Bancorp. Shares were Reiterated by Compass Point on Apr 21, 2016 to “Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 46 from a previous price target of $48 .Shares were Downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Apr 21, 2016 to ” Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 42 from a previous price target of $45 .
U.S. Bancorp is a multi-state financial services holding company. The Company operates through its banking subsidiary U.S. Bank National Association is engaged in the general banking business in domestic markets. The Company provides a range of financial services including lending and depository services cash management capital markets and trust and investment management services. It also engages in credit card services merchant and automated teller machines (ATM) processing mortgage banking insurance brokerage and leasing. U.S. Bank National Association provides a range of products and services to individuals businesses institutional organizations governmental entities and other financial institutions. Its commercial and consumer lending services are offered to customers within the Company’s domestic markets to domestic customers with foreign operations and to large national customers operating in specific industries targeted by the Company.