Shares of U.S. Bancorp
inched 0.90% higher to $59.14 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. The stock's rise snapped a four-day losing streak. U.S. Bancorp closed $3.33 below its 52-week high ($62.47), which the company reached on May 18th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Bank of America Corp.
rose 0.41% to $41.86, Citigroup Inc.
fell 0.53% to $76.48, and Wells Fargo & Co.
rose 1.31% to $45.68. Trading volume (5.7 M) remained 464,693 below its 50-day average volume of 6.1 M.