American Express Profile

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Acquisition by Daniel Vasella of 429 shares of American Express subject to Rule 16b-3

American Express Company insider trading alert for grant of share equivalent units by Daniel Vasella, the corporate stakeholder, on April 25, 2018. This event was filed by American Express Co with SEC on 2018-04-03. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [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 81.84 B. American Express Company runs under Financial Services sector within Financial Services industry. This company has 860.15 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

Below OddsHorizonTargetAbove Odds
over 95.48%30 days 100.61  nearly 4.43%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of American Express to move above current price in 30 days from now is nearly 4.43% (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) .

Top Holders

Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Fisher Asset Management LlcCommon Shares10.2 M950.1 M
Bank Of MontrealCommon Shares2.8 M258 M
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American Express Against Markets

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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
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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
Related EntityAEC1
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar

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American Express Analyst Recommendations
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American Express Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate1.3April 19, 2017
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American Express Corporate Directors
Christopher Young Director, MBA
Robert Walter Independent Director
Samuel Palmisano Independent Director
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