American Express Profile

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American Express exotic insider transaction detected

American Express Company insider trading alert for general transaction of common stock by Kenneth Chenault, Chairman CEO, on May 21, 2018. This event was filed by American Express Co with SEC on 2017-01-30. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Kenneth Chenault is currently serves as chairman, ceo, chairman of american express travel related services company inc and ceo of american express travel related services company inc of American Express [view details]   

American Express Summary

American Express Company (AXP) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in NEW YORK, U.S.A and employs 55,000 people. American Express is listed under Banking category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with total capitalization of 87.79 B. American Express Company runs under Financial Services sector within Financial Services industry. This company has 860.36 M outstanding shares of which 11.5 M shares are presently shorted by investors with about 3.38 days to cover shorted positions. AMER EXPRESS INC has about 33.05 B in cash with 13.54 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 38.42.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 101.93HorizonTargetOdds Above 101.93
88.06%30 days 101.93 11.59%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of American Express to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 11.59% (This American Express Company probability density function shows the probability of American Express Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Berkshire Hathaway IncCommon Shares151.6 M14.1 B
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares48.9 M4.6 B
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American Express Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services to consumers and businesses worldwide. American Express Company was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in New York, New York. American Express operates under Credit Services classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 55000 people. more
Fama & French Banking
Fama & French Classification
NameAmerican Express Company
ChairmanKenneth ChenaultView All
Thematic Classifications
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Services, Financial Services
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
LocationNEW YORK, U.S.A
Business Address200 Vesey Street
Foreign Associates
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00004962.0
SectorFinancial Services
IndustryFinancial Services
Contact Number212 640 2000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


American Express Analyst Recommendations
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American Express Company current and past analyst recommendations published by number of research institutions as well as average analyst consensus
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American Express Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate1.3April 19, 2017
American Express Company normalized analysts earnings estimates for actual as well as projected forward EPS values taken as an average expert opinion over time
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American Express Corporate Directors
Christopher Young Director, MBA
Robert Walter Independent Director
Samuel Palmisano Independent Director
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