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Why Is U.S. Bancorp (USB) Down 2.6% Since the Last Earnings Report?

2017-11-20 zacks
More than a month has gone by since the last earnings report for U.S. Bancorp (USB - Free Report) . Shares have lost about 2.6% in that time frame, underperforming the market. (1-0)

Tracking Tweedy Browne Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-20 seekingalpha
The largest five individual stock positions are Cisco Systems, Berkshire Hathaway, Baidu Inc., Johnson & Johnson, and Alphabet, and they account for ~44% of the portfolio. (558-0)

Tracking Prem Watsa's Fairfax Financial Holdings Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-17 seekingalpha
Fairfax Financial’s largest five 13F stakes are Blackberry, Kennedy-Wilson, Resolute Forest Products, Intrepid Potash, and USG. They together account for ~84% of the US long assets. (304-5)

Tracking Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-15 seekingalpha
Berkshire Hathaway increased Apple, Monsanto, and Synchrony Financial while reducing International Business Machines and Charter Communications. (573-4)

The 10 Best Mutual Funds to Buy for 2018

2017-11-14 investorplace
The only certain thing about 2018 is that it will be challenging for investors. And that is exactly why we’re here to help investors out … by lighting the path to the 10 best mutual funds to buy for the coming year. (542-1)

Bank Stock Roundup: Investor Confidence Shaken, COF & WFC in Focus

2017-11-10 zacks
Over the last five trading days, the performance of banking stocks has been bearish. Expected delays in corporate tax reform and a flattening of the yield curve drove investor pessimism over bank stocks. Earlier this week, Democrats won elections in Virginia and New Jersey, which indicates increased prospects for their representatives in next year's midterm elections. This development increases investor apprehension, as this might challenge Republicans' plans of lessening regulations for banks. (274-0)

US Bancorp (USB) a Hold on Vapid Earnings Momentum

2017-11-07 investorplace
US Bancorp (NYSE:USB) is ranked as a Hold using Louis Navellier's Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates his investing methodology. This represents no change from the previous week and is the same ranking USB has had from Portfolio Grader for the last month. (1-0)

Tracking Yacktman Asset Management Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-06 seekingalpha
This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to Yacktman’s US stock portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on Yacktman Asset Management’s regulatory 13F Form filed on 11/03/2017. Please visit our Tracking Yacktman Asset Management series to get an idea of his investment philosophy and our previous update for the fund’s moves during Q2 2017. (615-3)

A Beaten-Down Small-Cap With No Debt, A Growing Business, And 270% Upside

2017-11-04 seekingalpha
WidePoint Corp. (NYSEMKT:WYY) is a US company founded in 1997 and headquartered in McLean, Virginia, that grew through acquisitions and mergers of IT consulting firms. It currently has about 300 full-time employees, plus consultants and temporary employees, runs offices in Columbus OH, Fairfax VA, Hampton VA, Fayetteville NC, Dublin, Reading UK, and the Netherlands, and five data centers located in Ohio, North Carolina and Virginia. (100-0)

Major Banks Keep Seeing Analysts Raise Price Targets After Earnings

2017-10-31 247wallst
It is no secret that we are in the midst of a raging bull market, and the massive bullish run up is now almost nine years old. In fact, the major U.S. stock indexes have not seen a 10% pullback in more than a year and a half. (387-0)

Here’s Why Square Inc (SQ) Stock Is Worrying Regional Banks

2017-10-27 investorplace
Though whispers of the possibility have been circulating for months, it was only in early September the company confirmed it. That is, Square Inc (NYSE:SQ), which provides a credit-card payment solution that’s stunningly simple for small businesses to use, is also looking to become a bank. In so doing, it will be able to make loans to anyone, though it’s aiming to first offer loans to users of its credit card acceptance service. (95-0)

Top Research Reports for UnitedHealth, Goldman Sachs & Morgan Stanley

2017-10-21 zacks
The Zacks Research Daily presents the best research output of our analyst team. Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including  UnitedHealth (UNH), Goldman Sachs (GS) and Morgan Stanley (MS).These research reports have been hand-picked from the roughly 70 reports published by our analyst team today. (130-0)

Bank Stock Roundup: Q3 Earnings Impress, BofA, PNC Financial Beat Estimates

2017-10-20 zacks
Most banks that reported third-quarter 2017 results this week managed to record bottom-line improvement on the back of top-line strength and lower provisions. This also led to positive price movement for most bank stocks over the last five trading days. In addition to the benefits from higher interest rates, the results mirrored a marginal upswing in loans. Moreover, margin pressure seems to be easing significantly. (391-0)

Renewed Operating Leverage From U.S. Bancorp Nice To See

2017-10-20 seekingalpha
U.S. Bancorp didn't exceed expectations, but the underlying performance was still relatively good with net interest margin expansion, operating leverage, and loan growth. (93-0)

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