U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $47.66. The stock traded with the volume of 6.87 Million in the last trading session. U.S. Bancorp opened at $49.57 and closed by showing an increase of 1.06%. The Bid price in the last session was $49.40 x 200 and the Ask price was $49.82 x 100. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
U.S. Bancorp has the Market Capitalization of 84.34 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $49.77 and 52-Week Low of $37.07 and it touched its 52-week high on Nov 30, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.
U.S. Bancorp reported its last Earnings on Oct 19 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.84/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.83/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.01/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 1.2%. The company will report its next earnings on Jan 13 – Jan 17 (Est.).
Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; U.S. Bancorp has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of 2.5%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be 5.3%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of 4.1% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be 4.62% per annum.
25 number of analysts also provided their insight on U.S. Bancorp, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $47.66. They also projected Low Price Target as $42 while High Price Target is set at $53.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 1 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 7 reported it as Buy.20 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 2 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
U.S. Bancorp annual Divided is 1.12 while it’s Dividend Yield is 2.26%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 15.37 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 14.56. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 6.51 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.01, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 0 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 21.14.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.3 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 13.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 10.7%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 4.82% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 10.4 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 17.88 percent.
A look at performance overview of U.S. Bancorp depicts that Performance (Week) is 1.2 percent while Performance Month is 10.86%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 13.13% and Half Year Performance value stands at 16.76%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 14.86 percent. U.S. Bancorp has its YTD performance of 18.57 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 15 Nov 2016 where Chief Financial Officer Dolan Terrance R did a transaction type “Buy” in which 26112 shares were traded at a price of $23.86. Another insider trade includes Chief Financial Officer Dolan Terrance R who also initiated a transaction in which 29093 shares were traded on 15 Nov 2016 as “Sell”. On 15 Nov 2016 Chief Financial Officer Dolan Terrance R traded 26112 shares as “Sell” at $47.68. Director Schnuck (Craig D) Buy 16544 shares on 14 Nov 2016 at the price of $35.76.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Jefferies on 28-Nov-16 who Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 16-Nov-16, Piper Jaffray took an action “Downgrade” from Overweight to Neutral. On 14-Nov-16, the stock was Downgrade to Underweight by Morgan Stanley.