Shares of U.S. Bancorp
slipped 2.43% to $55.81 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. U.S. Bancorp closed $6.66 below its 52-week high ($62.47), which the company reached on May 18th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Bank of America Corp.
fell 1.30% to $37.96, Citigroup Inc.
fell 1.41% to $66.93, and Wells Fargo & Co.
fell 1.68% to $45.03. Trading volume (3.9 M) remained 2.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 6.1 M.