U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) went up by 0.04% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $57.56. The company’s stock price has collected 6.98% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/06/21 that U.S. Bank Acquires Debt Servicing and Securities Custody Services Client Portfolio of MUFG Union Bank
Is It Worth Investing in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE :USB) Right Now?
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 16.34 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for USB is at 1.11. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 10 analysts out of 26 who provided ratings for U.S. Bancorp declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 14 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $52.75, which is $2.91 above the current price. USB currently public float of 1.50B and currently shorts hold a 0.89% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of USB was 6.86M shares.
USB’s Market Performance
USB stocks went up by 6.98% for the week, with a monthly jump of 7.61% and a quarterly performance of 25.96%, while its annual performance rate touched -12.93%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.09% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.26% for U.S. Bancorp. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 6.36% for USB stocks with a simple moving average of 28.52% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of USB
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for USB stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for USB by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for USB in the upcoming period, according to Jefferies is $58 based on the research report published on January 07th of the current year 2021.
JP Morgan gave a rating of “Neutral” to USB, setting the target price at $51.50 in the report published on December 14th of the previous year.
USB Trading at 11.50% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought USB to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -14.28% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.26%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.09%, as shares surge +6.98% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +32.28% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, USB rose by +6.98%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +36.37% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $46.55. In addition, U.S. Bancorp saw 5.90% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at USB starting from DOLAN TERRANCE R, who sale 50,000 shares at the price of $42.98 back on Nov 19. After this action, DOLAN TERRANCE R now owns 73,758 shares of U.S. Bancorp, valued at $2,149,000 using the latest closing price.
Kelligrew James B, the Vice Chair of U.S. Bancorp, sale 2,868 shares at $40.55 during a trade that took place back on Nov 05, which means that Kelligrew James B is holding 58,065 shares at $116,297 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for USB
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +33.33 for the present operating margin
The net margin for U.S. Bancorp stands at +26.70. The total capital return value is set at 7.64, while invested capital returns managed to touch 7.93. Equity return is now at value 10.00, with 0.90 for asset returns.
Based on U.S. Bancorp (USB), the company’s capital structure generated 125.80 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 55.71. Total debt to assets is 13.17, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 81.63. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 31.98.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 5.56, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.46. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.09.