Shares of U.S. Bancorp USB, -1.87% inched 0.10% higher to $48.60 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -2.06% rising 0.39% to 33,826.69 and the S&P 500 Index SPX, -2.00% falling 0.28% to 4,079.09. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. U.S. Bancorp closed $9.71 short of its 52-week high ($58.31), which the company achieved on February 23rd.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Bank of America Corp. BAC, -2.35% rose 0.20% to $35.35, Great Southern Bancorp Inc. GSBC, -1.56% rose 1.36% to $58.97, and Wells Fargo & Co. WFC, -2.63% rose 0.57% to $47.49. Trading volume (5.2 M) remained 3.7 million below its 50-day average volume of 8.9 M.