American Express Company
IndexDJIA S&P500 P/E14.77 EPS (ttm)5.55 Insider Own0.17% Shs Outstand1.02B Perf Week-2.81%
Market Cap83.89B Forward P/E12.47 EPS next Y6.58 Insider Trans-20.34% Shs Float1.02B Perf Month-12.76%
Income5.84B PEG1.47 EPS next Q1.44 Inst Own83.30% Short Float0.86% Perf Quarter-6.55%
Sales36.00B P/S2.33 EPS this Y13.90% Inst Trans0.05% Short Ratio2.03 Perf Half Y-9.26%
Book/sh20.43 P/B4.01 EPS next Y10.61% ROA3.80% Target Price98.52 Perf Year-3.07%
Cash/sh21.51 P/C3.81 EPS next 5Y10.06% ROE28.70% 52W Range78.18 - 95.41 Perf YTD-11.61%
Dividend1.04 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y29.30% ROI4.70% 52W High-14.06% Beta1.10
Dividend %1.27% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y6.30% Gross Margin73.70% 52W Low4.89% ATR1.73
Employees- Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q5.60% Oper. Margin24.00% RSI (14)28.07 Volatility1.60% 2.00%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq5.00 EPS Q/Q14.90% Profit Margin16.20% Rel Volume1.74 Prev Close81.73
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.76 EarningsJan 21 AMC Payout18.10% Avg Volume4.33M Price82.00
Recom2.30 SMA20-6.77% SMA50-9.08% SMA200-8.19% Volume7,544,863 Change0.33%
Jan-26-15Reiterated UBS Neutral $93 → $90
Nov-13-14Initiated Deutsche Bank Hold $99
Jul-30-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $77 → $79
Jul-10-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $93 → $100
Jan-23-14Reiterated Argus Buy $90 → $100
Jan-22-14Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $82 → $92
Jan-10-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $83 → $93
Oct-17-13Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $80 → $82
Oct-17-13Reiterated Argus Buy $85 → $90
Jul-18-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $54 → $61
Jul-18-13Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $64 → $80
Jun-14-13Downgrade Barclays Overweight → Equal Weight $72 → $82
Jun-13-13Initiated Oppenheimer Perform
Apr-08-13Reiterated Barclays Overweight $68 → $75
Feb-11-13Reiterated Argus Buy $65 → $75
Jul-19-12Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $65 → $60
Apr-19-12Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $58 → $65
Apr-11-12Reiterated Barclays Overweight $60 → $70
Mar-14-12Reiterated FBR Capital Outperform $55 → $58
Jul-21-11Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $50 → $60
Jan-29-15 05:16PM  Visa loves the fees and announces a stock split at
11:16AM  Five years into recovery, Dow companies squeeze workers as investors thrive Yahoo Finance
11:15AM  Forget the bank: Why many Americans are hiding cash at CNBC
Jan-28-15 07:11PM  American Express CIO Testifies Before Senate on Cybersecurity and Info Sharing at The Wall Street Journal
09:28AM  What Jim Cramer Is Trading: American Express, SunTrust and Unilever at TheStreet
Jan-27-15 05:14PM  American Express plans to start operations in Cuba at Fortune
04:24PM  American Express says it will start working in Cuba AP
04:13PM  Americans can use Amex, MasterCard in Cuba at
03:19PM  Morgan Stanley: Discover And American Express Are Buys Following Earnings Selloff Benzinga
03:17PM  American Express plans to start operations in Cuba Reuters
06:22AM  Winklevoss twins: Bitcoin will explode beyond $1 trillion at
Jan-26-15 09:07PM  This Chinese brand is worth more than Alibaba at
04:08PM  Mario Gabelli's Top Four Favorite Stock Picks Gurufocus
03:50PM  Financial Stocks in Peril As Consumer Weakens at
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: American Express, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, UnitedHealth Group and Travelers - Press Releases Zacks
Jan-24-15 02:21PM  McDonald's and UPS Deserve Better; Bob Dylan Was Right: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs TheStreet
Jan-23-15 04:12PM  MasterCard to lift hold on US credit card swipes in Cuba AP
11:19AM  Getting Technical and Bullish on MasterCard, Visa at
10:10AM  Stock Market News for January 23, 2015 - Market News Zacks
Jan-22-15 11:27PM  President Obama touts economy while layoffs loom Fox Business Video
08:13PM  Red flag for America? Fox Business Video
06:26PM  Thursday's Market Recap Yahoo Finance Contributors
06:00PM  Cramer: Avoid stocks getting crushed by this CNBC
04:36PM  [video] The Top Ten Stocks for Jan. 22 at Bloomberg
02:30PM  Stock indexes jump 1% as Wall Street cheers ECB's QE at CNBC
01:13PM  3 reasons the ECB stimulus matters at
11:30AM  What Is Hurting American Express' 4Q Earnings and Outlook at TheStreet
10:42AM  Big profits, big layoffs: eBay, AmEx to cut jobs Yahoo Finance
10:40AM  Stocks Post Tentative Gains; Southwest, Logitech, eBay Climb at Investor's Business Daily
10:30AM  AmEx Drops as Profit Misses Estimates, Chenault Cuts 4,000 Jobs at Bloomberg
10:05AM  Bridgewater Associates adds position in United Technologies Market Realist
09:39AM  U.S. Stocks Rise on ECB Stimulus at
09:17AM  Story Stocks from
09:10AM  AmEx Beats on Q4 Earnings; Higher Expenses Signal Job Cut - Analyst Blog Zacks
09:05AM  Cramer on earnings: Best of times, worst of times CNBC
09:03AM  EBay and American Express plan big layoffs, City National soars on buyout Yahoo Finance
09:01AM  Cramer: US rates all over map CNBC
08:29AM  American Express (AXP) Stock Down Today as Restructuring Includes 4,000 Job Cuts at TheStreet
07:51AM  AMERICAN EXPRESS CO (AXP) Earnings Report: Q4 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
07:28AM  American Express: Charging ahead on diversity at Fortune
07:03AM  Wall Street awaits word on ECB stimulus plan, Amex & Ebay job cuts; Google cellphone service Yahoo Finance
06:46AM  American Express Plans to Cut Workforce by 4,000 Jobs at Bloomberg
05:00AM  'Fast Money' Recap: eBay Could Be Undervalued but Not After PayPal Spinoff at TheStreet
12:29AM  [$$] American Express to Cut 4,000 Jobs at The Wall Street Journal
Jan-21-15 11:17PM  American Express to cut more than 4,000 jobs at USA TODAY
09:00PM  American Express to Cut 4,000 Jobs at The Wall Street Journal
07:09PM  AmEx Will Cut More Than 4,000 Jobs This Year After Unit Sale Bloomberg
07:07PM  American Express to cut more than 4,000 jobs AP
07:07PM  American Express to cut more than 4,000 jobs Reuters
06:40PM  American Express to cut more than 4,000 jobs at Los Angeles Times
06:24PM  Your first trade for Thursday at CNBC
06:08PM  American Express says to cut more than 4,000 jobs Reuters
05:59PM  American Express 4Q profit rises 11 percent AP
05:58PM  Fast Money Final Trade: DB, YCS, KORS & AXP CNBC
05:33PM  American Express to cut 4,000 jobs at Fortune
05:28PM  EBay shares rise on jobs cuts, Icahn agreement at MarketWatch
05:09PM  EBay, SanDisk Rise After Earnings Reports at Investor's Business Daily
05:03PM  Are American Express Earnings Enough? at 24/7 Wall St.
05:02PM  American Express Beats Q4 EPS, Revenue Expectations Benzinga
05:01PM  American Express To Slash 4,000 Jobs On Heels Of Strong Quarter at Forbes
05:00PM  American Express Falls 1.9% as Expenses Rise at
04:55PM  American Express Said to Plan Thousands of Job Cuts at Bloomberg
04:46PM  American Express Is Slashing Thousands Of Jobs Business Insider
04:38PM  AmEx to Cut More Than 4,000 Jobs This Year in Restructuring at Bloomberg
04:15PM  American Express' profit tops forecasts, but shares fall in after-hours at MarketWatch
04:13PM  American Express (AXP) Stock Falls in After-Hours Trading Despite Earnings Beat at TheStreet
04:10PM  American Express Said to Plan Thousands of Job Cuts This Year at Bloomberg
04:06PM  AMERICAN EXPRESS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
04:05PM  AXP beats on top & bottom CNBC
04:03PM  American Express EPS Up 15% for the Quarter; 14% for Full Year; Card Member Spending and Loans Rise; Investment Gain Used for Business Building Initiatives and Restructuring Business Wire
04:02PM  American Express Books Fourth-Quarter Beat at Fox Business
02:49PM  Stocks Fade In Late Trade; Netflix Stays Strong at Investor's Business Daily
02:27PM  American Express Shares Neutral Heading Into Earnings Report Benzinga
10:32AM  Stocks Narrowly Mixed, Dow Lags As IBM Revenue, Outlook Miss at Investor's Business Daily
10:13AM  What to Expect When American Express (AXP) Reports Earnings Results Today at TheStreet
08:45AM  Wall Street jittery as ECB action looms at CNBC
07:07AM  Q4 2014 American Express Co Earnings Release - After Market Close CCBN
12:43AM  American Express Checks Its Balance at The Wall Street Journal
Jan-20-15 02:47PM  American Express Checks Its Balance at The Wall Street Journal
02:05PM  Bridgewater Associates starts new position in American Express Market Realist
12:46PM  MasterCard Speeds London Transport With Contactless Cards at Forbes
10:05AM  Analyzing Bridgewater Associates positions in 3Q14 Market Realist
07:48AM  Warren Buffett: Should the Oracle of Omaha stop picking stocks? Yahoo Finance
Jan-19-15 12:50PM  Will AmEx (AXP) Keep the Earnings Streak Alive in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
09:00AM  Should You Buy American Express (AXP) Ahead of Earnings? - Tale of the Tape Zacks
05:31AM  Why J.P. Morgans Dimon is wrong about whats bedeviling banks at MarketWatch
Jan-18-15 09:01AM  Earnings, ECB highlight holiday-shortened week at MarketWatch
Jan-16-15 04:31PM  Wall St Week Ahead -For U.S. stocks, investors mull a correction Reuters
03:52PM  What to Watch in the Week Ahead and on Tuesday, Jan. 20 Reuters
Jan-15-15 04:29PM  Q&A: US government eases Cuba travel restrictions AP
02:29PM  Delinquency rates drop at major U.S. banks for December Reuters
12:07PM  Big bank bummer CNBC
12:01PM  AMERICAN EXPRESS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
11:33AM  US eases Cuba travel restrictions but vacations still banned AP
Jan-14-15 04:02PM  The 4 Stocks That Tanked Wednesdays Market at 24/7 Wall St.
Jan-12-15 11:25AM  DJIA Bull-Bear Case of 19,142 in 2015: GE, Boeing, Verizon, Caterpillar and More at 24/7 Wall St.
09:00AM  Pack Your Bags: American Express Travel Cites London and Santiago as Top Travel Destinations for 2015 Business Wire
Jan-09-15 01:45PM  Apple Pay poised to take off in 2015, report predicts at MarketWatch
08:47AM  Sterne Agee's 2015 Predictions For Fintech And Payments Sector Benzinga
08:10AM  The Bullish and Bearish Case for American Express in 2015 at 24/7 Wall St.
American Express Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services to consumers and businesses worldwide. The company operates through four segments: U.S. Card Services, International Card Services, Global Commercial Services, and Global Network and Merchant Services. Its products and services include charge and credit card products; expense management products and services; consumer and business travel services; stored value products, such as travelers cheques and other prepaid products; and network services. The company's products and services also comprise merchant acquisition and processing, servicing and settlement, point-of-sale, and marketing and information products and services for merchants; and market and trend analyses and related consulting services, fraud prevention services, and the design of customized customer loyalty and rewards programs. American Express Company sells its products and services to consumers, small businesses, mid-sized companies, and large corporations through direct mail, online applications, in-house and third-party sales forces, and direct response advertising. The company was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Bush James PeterEVP, World ServiceAug 29Sale89.489,807877,53457,476Sep 02 04:27 PM
Bush James PeterEVP, World ServiceAug 28Option Exercise47.6386,8124,134,787144,288Sep 02 04:27 PM
Bush James PeterEVP, World ServiceAug 28Sale89.1877,0056,867,60667,283Sep 02 04:27 PM
GILLIGAN EDWARD PPresident, American Express CoAug 06Option Exercise58.23375,00021,837,000504,200Aug 08 03:30 PM
GILLIGAN EDWARD PPresident, American Express CoAug 06Sale86.24357,14230,800,605147,058Aug 08 03:30 PM
HAYES JOHN DEVP, AdvertisingMay 29Sale91.1639,2653,579,53547,580May 30 04:17 PM
Buckminster Douglas E.Pres, Int'l Consumer & SBSMar 03Sale89.5640,0003,582,23226,249Mar 03 04:51 PM
SCHICK THOMAS AEVP-Corp. AffairsFeb 28Option Exercise53.45230,00012,293,500267,955Feb 28 04:36 PM
SCHICK THOMAS AEVP-Corp. AffairsFeb 28Sale91.25230,00020,986,70537,955Feb 28 04:36 PM
CHENAULT KENNETH IChief Executive OfficerFeb 26Option Exercise54.37737,50040,095,7501,489,993Feb 26 05:09 PM
CHENAULT KENNETH IChief Executive OfficerFeb 26Sale89.68756,22367,818,941733,770Feb 26 05:09 PM
SCHULMAN DANIEL HGroup Pres, Enterprise GrowthFeb 06Option Exercise39.8794,0553,749,973127,152Feb 07 04:25 PM
GILLIGAN EDWARD PPresident, American Express CoFeb 06Sale85.3947,7204,074,935129,200Feb 07 04:43 PM
SCHULMAN DANIEL HGroup Pres, Enterprise GrowthFeb 06Sale85.2077,4666,599,72449,686Feb 07 04:25 PM
Cox L KevinChief Human Resources OfficerFeb 04Option Exercise54.82125,0006,852,188168,755Feb 06 04:44 PM
Cox L KevinChief Human Resources OfficerFeb 04Sale83.91140,40011,780,43028,355Feb 06 04:44 PM