American Express Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.96 (-2.44 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume6.90 million shs
Average Volume3.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$127.06 billion
P/E Ratio25.97
Dividend Yield1.06%
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About American Express

American Express Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides charge and credit payment card products, and travel-related services worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Global Consumer Services Group, Global Commercial Services, and Global Merchant and Network Services. Its products and services include payment and financing products; network services; accounts payable expense management products and services; and travel and lifestyle services. The company's products and services also comprise merchant acquisition and processing, servicing and settlement, point-of-sale marketing, and information products and services for merchants; and fraud prevention services, as well as the design and operation of customer loyalty programs. It sells its products and services to consumers, small businesses, mid-sized companies, and large corporations through mobile and online applications, third-party vendors and business partners, direct mail, telephone, in-house sales teams, and direct response advertising. American Express Company was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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1.94 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

180th out of 1,971 stocks

Nondepository Credit Institutions Industry

4th out of 58 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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American Express (NYSE:AXP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American Express a buy right now?

18 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Express in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" American Express stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AXP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than American Express?

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When is American Express' next earnings date?

American Express is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 23rd 2021.
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How were American Express' earnings last quarter?

American Express (NYSE:AXP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 22nd. The payment services company reported $2.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.61 by $1.13. The payment services company earned $9.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.19 billion. American Express had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.49% and a net margin of 14.29%. American Express's revenue for the quarter was down 12.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.41 earnings per share.
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How has American Express' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

American Express' stock was trading at $95.38 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AXP shares have increased by 65.8% and is now trading at $158.17.
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How often does American Express pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Express?

American Express declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Tuesday, August 10th. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.09%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 1st.
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Is American Express a good dividend stock?

American Express pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.06%. American Express does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Express is 32.21%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, American Express will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.86% next year. This indicates that American Express will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for AXP?

18 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for American Express' stock. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $185.00. On average, they anticipate American Express' stock price to reach $133.06 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.9%.
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Who are American Express' key executives?

American Express' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen Joseph Squeri, Chairman & CEO (Age 61, Pay $8.24M)
  • Mr. Douglas E. Buckminster, Group Pres of Global Consumer Services & Co-Vice Chairman (Age 60, Pay $6.03M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey C. Campbell, CFO & Co-Vice Chairman (Age 60, Pay $5.78M)
  • Ms. Laureen E. Seeger, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 59, Pay $4.31M)
  • Mr. Anre D. Williams, Group Pres of Enterprise Services (Age 55, Pay $4.89M)
  • Ms. Jessica Lieberman Quinn, Exec. VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Marc D. Gordon, Exec. VP & CIO (Age 60)
  • Vivian Y. Zhou, Sr. VP & Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. David Nigro, Chief Risk Officer & Head of Risk and Compliance Functions
  • Marina H. Norville, VP of Public Affairs and Communications – Corp., Financial & Risk

What is Stephen J Squeri's approval rating as American Express' CEO?

1,437 employees have rated American Express CEO Stephen J Squeri on Glassdoor.com. Stephen J Squeri has an approval rating of 95% among American Express' employees. This puts Stephen J Squeri in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of American Express' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American Express own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Express investors own include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), The Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Visa (V), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Bank of America (BAC), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

What is American Express' stock symbol?

American Express trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AXP."

Who are American Express' major shareholders?

American Express' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.77%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.89%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.61%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.18%), Morgan Stanley (1.16%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.04%). Company insiders that own American Express stock include Anna Marrs, Anre D Williams, Denise Pickett, Douglas E Buckminster, Jeffrey C Campbell, Laureen Seeger, Paul D Fabara, Raymond Joabar, Richard Petrino, Stephen J Squeri and Theodore Leonsis.
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Which institutional investors are selling American Express stock?

AXP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Maverick Capital Ltd., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Van ECK Associates Corp, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Zurich Insurance Group Ltd FI, APG Asset Management N.V., and Ruffer LLP. Company insiders that have sold American Express company stock in the last year include Anna Marrs, Anre D Williams, Denise Pickett, and Douglas E Buckminster.
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Which institutional investors are buying American Express stock?

AXP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Factorial Partners LLC, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Morgan Stanley, and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership.
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How do I buy shares of American Express?

Shares of AXP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is American Express' stock price today?

One share of AXP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $158.17.

How much money does American Express make?

American Express has a market capitalization of $127.06 billion and generates $36.09 billion in revenue each year. The payment services company earns $3.14 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Express have?

American Express employs 64,000 workers across the globe.

Does American Express have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of American Express: 56th Street AXP Campus LLC, AE Exposure Management Limited, AE Hungary Holdings Limited Liability Company, AEOCC Funding Australia Limited, AEOCC Management Company Limited, Accertify, Accertify Inc., Acompay, Alpha Card Merchant Services S.C.R.L./C.V.B.A., Alpha Card S.C.R.L./C.V.B.A., American Express (India) Private Limited, American Express (Malaysia) SDN. BHD., American Express (Thai) Company Limited, American Express Advanced Services Europe Limited, American Express Asia Network Consulting (Beijing) Limited Company, American Express Australia Limited, American Express Bank (Mexico) S.A. Institucion de Banca Multiple, American Express Bank LLC, American Express Bank Services S.A. de C.V., American Express Banking Corp., American Express Brasil Assessoria Empresarial Ltda., American Express Business Solutions (India) Private Limited, American Express Canada Credit Corporation, American Express Canada Finance ULC, American Express Company (Mexico) S.A. de C.V., American Express Continental LLC, American Express Credit Corporation, American Express Credit Mexico LLC, American Express Dutch Capital LLC, American Express European Holdings B.V., American Express Funding (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l., American Express Insurance Services Agente de Seguros S.A. de C.V., American Express International (NZ) Inc., American Express International Inc., American Express Limited, American Express Luxembourg S.a r.l., American Express Netherlands B.V., American Express Overseas Credit Corporation Limited, American Express Overseas Credit Corporation N.V., American Express Servicios Profesionales S. de R.L. de C.V., American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc., Cake Technologies, Centurion Finance Limited, Credco Receivables Corp., Fideicomiso Empresarial Amex, InAuth, Kabbage, LoungeBuddy, Loyalty Partner, Mezi, Pocket Concierge, Resy, Revolution Money, and Sometrics.

When was American Express founded?

American Express was founded in 1850.

What is American Express' official website?

The official website for American Express is www.americanexpress.com.

Where are American Express' headquarters?

American Express is headquartered at 200 VESEY STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10285.

How can I contact American Express?

American Express' mailing address is 200 VESEY STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10285. The payment services company can be reached via phone at 212-640-2000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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