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Senate parliamentarian OKs most of Dems' drug price controls
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Venezuela, Colombia border areas hopeful as reopening looms
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Senate parliamentarian OKs most of Dems' drug price controls
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
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NYSE:AXP

American Express (AXP) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$157.51
+0.64 (+0.41%)
(As of 08/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$156.00
$158.04
50-Day Range
$136.48
$169.60
52-Week Range
$134.12
$199.55
Volume
2.51 million shs
Average Volume
3.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$118.09 billion
P/E Ratio
16.15
Dividend Yield
1.32%
Price Target
$181.53

American Express MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.39 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
15.2% Upside
$181.53 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.10% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.94
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.28mentions of American Express in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$667,353 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
15.83%
From $9.79 to $11.34 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.87 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

161st out of 1,176 stocks

Nondepository Credit Institutions Industry

5th out of 45 stocks

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About American Express (NYSE:AXP) Stock

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.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Robert W. Baird raised American Express from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $175.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, June 17th. Wells Fargo & Company dropped their price objective on American Express from $215.00 to $190.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 13th. Royal Bank of Canada lifted their price objective on American Express from $195.00 to $200.00 and gave the company a "sector perform" rating in a research note on Monday, April 25th. Morgan Stanley lifted their price objective on American Express from $143.00 to $155.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Monday, July 25th. Finally, Wolfe Research cut American Express from an "outperform" rating to a "peer perform" rating and dropped their price objective for the company from $213.00 to $146.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 12th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $181.53.

American Express Stock Up 0.4 %

NYSE:AXP traded up $0.64 during trading on Friday, reaching $157.51. 2,513,764 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,709,885. The stock has a market cap of $118.09 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.15, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.22 and a beta of 1.15. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.74, a quick ratio of 1.63 and a current ratio of 1.63. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $149.59 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $168.41. American Express has a 1 year low of $134.12 and a 1 year high of $199.55.

American Express (NYSE:AXP - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 22nd. The payment services company reported $2.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.41 by $0.16. The company had revenue of $13.40 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.54 billion. American Express had a return on equity of 32.81% and a net margin of 15.69%. American Express's revenue for the quarter was up 30.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.80 EPS. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that American Express will post 9.74 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other news, Director Theodore Leonsis sold 4,005 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $166.63, for a total value of $667,353.15. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. 0.11% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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AXP Stock News Headlines

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AXP Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/10 Dividend
4/07/2022
Dividend Payable
5/10/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/10 Dividend
6/30/2022
Last Earnings
7/22/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Dividend Payable
8/10/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/28/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Nondepository credit institutions
Sub-Industry
Consumer Finance
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
02581610
CIK
4962
Employees
64,000
Year Founded
1850

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$181.53
High Stock Price Forecast
$215.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$146.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+15.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.39
Research Coverage
18 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$8.06 billion
Pretax Margin
20.77%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$42.38 billion
Cash Flow
$12.59 per share
Book Value
$30.99 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
748,923,000
Market Cap
$118.09 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.15

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AXP Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell American Express stock right now?

18 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Express in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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 is American Express' stock price forecast for 2022?

18 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for American Express' stock. Their AXP stock forecasts range from $146.00 to $215.00. On average, they expect American Express' stock price to reach $181.53 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.2% from the stock's current price.
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How has American Express' stock performed in 2022?

American Express' stock was trading at $163.60 at the start of the year. Since then, AXP shares have decreased by 3.7% and is now trading at $157.51.
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When is American Express' next earnings date?

American Express is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October 28th 2022.
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How were American Express' earnings last quarter?

American Express (NYSE:AXP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 22nd. The payment services company reported $2.57 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.41 by $0.16. The payment services company had revenue of $13.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $12.54 billion. American Express had a net margin of 15.69% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 32.81%. American Express's revenue for the quarter was up 30.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $2.80 earnings per share.
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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 Wednesday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 1st will be given a dividend of $0.52 per share on Wednesday, August 10th. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 30th.
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Is American Express a good dividend stock?

American Express(NYSE:AXP) pays an annual dividend of $2.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.32%. American Express does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Express is 21.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, American Express will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.34% next year. This indicates that American Express will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has American Express issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Express issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Friday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $9.25-$9.65 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $9.83. The company issued revenue guidance of $52.13 billion-$52.98 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $50.53 billion.

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.

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), 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Rothschild & Co Wealth Management UK Ltd (0.47%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.31%), Troy Asset Management Ltd (0.31%), Maj Invest Holding A S (0.16%), abrdn plc (0.15%) and Ruffer LLP (0.12%). Company insiders that own American Express stock include Anna Marrs, Anre D Williams, Denise Pickett, Douglas E Buckminster, Jeffrey C Campbell, Laureen Seeger, Marc D Gordon, Quinn Jessica Lieberman, Raymond Joabar, Richard Petrino, Scott Kessler, Stephen J Squeri and Theodore Leonsis.
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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 $157.51.

How much money does American Express make?

American Express (NYSE:AXP) has a market capitalization of $118.09 billion and generates $42.38 billion in revenue each year. The payment services company earns $8.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $9.75 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, AAC Statutory Trust, AE Exposure Management Limited, AE Hungary Holdings Limited Liability Company, AEOCC Funding Australia Limited, AEOCC Management Company Limited, AMEX (Middle East) QFC LLC, AMEX Assurance Company, AXP Insurance Master Trust, 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 Argentina S.A., 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 Holdings B.V., American Express Carte France SA, 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 Europe LLC, American Express Europe S.A., American Express European Holdings B.V., American Express France SAS, American Express Group Services Limited, American Express Holding AB, American Express Holdings (France) SAS, American Express Holdings 2 Limited, American Express Holdings G.K., American Express Holdings Limited, American Express Holdings Netherlands CV, American Express Insurance Services Agente de Seguros S.A. de C.V., American Express International (NZ) Inc., American Express International (Taiwan) Inc., American Express International Holdings LLC, American Express International Inc., American Express Italia S.r.l., American Express Japan Co. Ltd., American Express Kabbage Inc., American Express Limited, American Express Marketing & Development Corp., American Express National Bank, American Express Netherlands B.V., American Express Netherlands Holdings B.V., American Express Overseas Credit Corporation Limited, American Express Overseas Credit Corporation N.V., American Express Payment Services Limited, American Express Payments Europe S.L.U., American Express Prepaid Card Management Corporation, American Express Receivables Financing Corporation II, American Express Receivables Financing Corporation III LLC, American Express Receivables Financing Corporation VIII LLC, American Express Saudi Arabia (C) JSC, American Express Services Europe Limited, American Express Services India Private Limited, American Express Servicios Profesionales S. de R.L. de C.V., American Express Swiss Holdings GmbH, American Express TLS HK Limited, American Express Travel Holdings Netherlands B.V., American Express Travel Holdings Netherlands Cooperatief U.A., American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc., American Express Ventures SBIC GP LLC, American Express Ventures SBIC L.P., American Express Viajes S.A., American Express de Espana S.A., American Express spol. s r.o., Amex (Middle East) B.S.C., Amex Agenzia Assicurativa S.r.l., Amex Al Omania LLC, Amex Asesores de Seguros S.A., Amex Bank of Canada, Amex Canada Inc., Amex Egypt Company Limited Liability Company, Amex Funding Management (Europe) Limited, Amex Funding Management Holdings Limited, Amex General Insurance Agency Inc., Amex Global Holdings C.V., Amex NL Holdings 99 LLC, Amex Services Inc., Amex Taiwan Trust, Amexco Insurance Company, Angel Acquisition LLC, Asesorias e Inversiones American Express Chile Limitada, Cake Technologies, Cavendish Holdings Inc., Centurion Finance Limited, Credco Receivables Corp., Express (Hangzhou) Technology Services Company Limited, Fideicomiso Empresarial Amex, GBT JerseyCo Limited, InAuth, InAuth UK Ltd., Kabbage, Kabbage Payments LLC, Kviar Ventures SL, LoungeBuddy, LoungeBuddy Inc., Loyalty Partner, Loyalty Partner GmbH, Loyalty Partner Holdings B.V., Loyalty Partner Polska Sp. z o.o., Loyalty Partner Services Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Loyalty Partner Singapore Pte Ltd., Loyalty Partner Solutions GmbH, Loyalty Solutions & Research Pte Ltd., Mez Mobile Inc., Mezi, PAYBACK Austria GmbH, PAYBACK Italia S.r.l., PT American Express Indonesia, Payback GmbH, Payback Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Pocket Concierge, Pocket Concierge Inc., RM Merger Sub II LLC, Resy, Resy Network Inc., Resy Network Limited, Resy Network Pty Ltd, Revolution Money, Rexport Inc., Sometrics, Swisscard AECS GmbH, and Travellers Cheque Associates Limited.
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When was American Express founded?

American Express was founded in 1850.

How can I contact American Express?

American Express' mailing address is 200 VESEY STREET, NEW YORK NY, 10285. The official website for American Express is www.americanexpress.com. The payment services company can be reached via phone at (212) 640-2000, via email at ir@aexp.com, or via fax at 212-640-0404.

This page (NYSE:AXP) was last updated on 8/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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