Shares of U.S. Bancorp
rose 2.21% to $60.60 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.06% to 34,133.03 and the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.67% to 4,164.66. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. U.S. Bancorp hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $60.13, which the company reached on April 29th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Bank of America Corp.
rose 1.08% to $41.00, Citigroup Inc.
rose 0.86% to $72.33, and Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 0.57% to $45.74. Trading volume (7.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 7.8 M.