MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2007--U.S. Bancorp
(NYSE:USB) announced it will lower its prime lending rate to 7.25
percent from 7.50 percent, effective after the close of business
today, December 11, 2007, at all U.S. Bank locations.
U.S. Bancorp last announced a change in its prime lending rate on
October 31, 2007, when it was decreased 25 basis points to 7.50
U.S. Bancorp, with $228 billion in assets, is the parent company
of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the United States.
The company operates 2,512 banking offices and 4,870 ATMs, and
provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance,
investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to
consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web
CONTACT: U.S. Bancorp
Steve Dale (Media), 612-303-0784
Judy Murphy (Analysts), 612-303-0783
SOURCE: U.S. Bancorp