American Express Company (AXP)

175.81
NYSE
Prev Close 171.51
Day Low/High 173.15 / 177.77
52 Wk Low/High 89.11 / 179.67
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 794.43B
Market Cap 136.25B
P/E Ratio 31.15
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Good So Far!

Our Trade of the Week, Amazon , is +$65 today.  Good thus far. And, I just added to my and shorts at $11.30 and $175.80, respectively.

New Buy (and Short) 'Levels'

New Buy (and Short) 'Levels' * My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions, or about my buy and short levels, as I strive for as much transparency as possible. This column is a continued commitment towards...

Traditional Credit Card Companies Will Be Disrupted

* And EPS are likely to disappoint as profit margins contract  On Monday I added to my shorts in Mastercard , Visa and American Express , three of the most popular and widely owned financial stocks. Monday's Fast Money program had a panelist on who ...

Jim Cramer: The Best of Breed Always Get It Right, But Can Facebook?

Jim Cramer: The Best of Breed Always Get It Right, But Can Facebook?

Companies don't become best of breed unless they are the best in everything they do. Facebook hangs in the balance.

A Long List of Shorts

I have shorted a long list of existing individual equity shorts today -- especially in the soon-to-be-disrupted financial area ( , , , etc.), which has benefited from the rate rise. Also, is a new short -- another high-growth stock vulnerable to hig...

Today's Trades

* Bought and . * Covered and shorts. * Covered SPY short puts and added to short calls. * Shorted , , , , , , and .

Adding to 7 Shorts

I have just added to the following shorts: , , , , , , .

Short Moves

I am covering a portion of my positions in the following shorts now: , , , , , , , , , , , and .

Shorts

Shorted more Indices and ($163.66).

Fear and Loathing on Wall Street

* We remain in a 'Bull Market In Complacency' * There is certainty and precision of the bullish consensus despite a wide range of possible market and economic outcomes - many of which are adverse and market unfriendly * A deeper than expected (and "...

5 More Shorts

I shorted more , , , and this morning.

Adding to 3 Shorts

I added to my , and shorts this morning.

Some Popular Market Sectors to Consider Selling/Shorting

* Lower stock prices, slowing economic growth, the potential disruption by Defi/FinTech and other technological initiatives/innovation and "pulling forward" present are some of the multiple threats that lie ahead for numerous companies in sectors wh...

Listing Some Shorts

Here is a partial list of my (non-Index) individual equity shorts: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and .

Subscribers' Comments of the Day (and My Response)

I have recently shorted and - based on my expectations that the space will be disrupted:  Chris  On your credit card short thesis -- I used Affirm for the first time to purchase a Tonal. What an amazing service, 0% interest for 4 years, kind of a no...

The Long and the Short of It

"Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo I have taken small positions in the following stocks: *Longs: *Shorts: , , , , , , ,

Disruption and a Pulling Forward Makes These Two Areas Vulnerable

  I have been shorting two new sectors whose business landscapes potentially face considerable challenges in the months and years ahead:   * Traditional Credit Card Companies - This sector is vulnerable to disruption and, in turn, commoditization. I...

Thoughts on Afghanistan, Monthly Winning Streak, Repo Man, Buy Now, Pay Later

Thoughts on Afghanistan, Monthly Winning Streak, Repo Man, Buy Now, Pay Later

One day, either the Modern Monetary Theorists will be right, or the fiscal hawks will prove correct. Count me with the hawks.

Jim Cramer: The Stocks That Attract the Buy Now, Pay Later Younger Investor

Jim Cramer: The Stocks That Attract the Buy Now, Pay Later Younger Investor

They are all chasing the same people, the millennials.

Card Membership Soars at American Express

American Express shared a number of interesting statistics but one of the ones that jumped out to me was about its card membership - much like how membership fees differentiate Costco Wholesale from other retailers, this a key differentiator between...

Not-So-Hot Thursday, Why Growth Will Stall, Unrelenting Virus, Snap Snapshot

Not-So-Hot Thursday, Why Growth Will Stall, Unrelenting Virus, Snap Snapshot

Plus, what could be next out of the central banks and Congress and how it could affect Treasuries.

Now at the Plate, Your Pinch Hitter, Chris Versace!

Good morning one and all, I'm Chris Versace, filling in for Doug Kass on the Daily Diary, and if you were expecting a sleepy summer Friday, not only do we have a bunch of quarterly earnings reports from American Express , Honeywell , Kimberly-Clark ...

Jim Cramer: Focus on the Trees and You'll Miss a Forest of Opportunity

Jim Cramer: Focus on the Trees and You'll Miss a Forest of Opportunity

Instead of fixating on stocks like the banks, look at what really matters: how darned rich this country is.

Jim Cramer: Want to Know When to Pounce? Look Into the Futures

Jim Cramer: Want to Know When to Pounce? Look Into the Futures

The tug of the futures gives you phenomenal prices you don't deserve. Let me show you what I mean -- and why the early bird gets the bargain.

Earnings Await, Fed Heads Ahead, the Materials World, Microsoft's Cyber Pickup

Earnings Await, Fed Heads Ahead, the Materials World, Microsoft's Cyber Pickup

Plus, the chart of Tesla indicates it's time to be wary if you're in the stock at present.

Jim Cramer: Small Businesses Are Why This Economy Is Snapping Back

Jim Cramer: Small Businesses Are Why This Economy Is Snapping Back

Ultimately, the business in America is small business and it's booming. I say let's help them out. Shop small.

Jim Cramer: Monday's Market Is One of the Most Mind-Blowing I've Seen

Jim Cramer: Monday's Market Is One of the Most Mind-Blowing I've Seen

Buyers make or break companies with their voting or buying or betting. Somedays it's all that matters.