American Express Co. (AXP)

120.61
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 118.28
Day Low/High 119.91 / 121.44
52 Wk Low/High 89.05 / 129.34
Avg Volume 3.11M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 818.27M
Market Cap 96.79B
EPS 7.90
P/E Ratio 14.30
Div & Yield 1.72 (1.36%)

Latest News

The Divergence Between Rising Financial Asset Prices and Worsening Profit/Economic Growth May Be Approaching an Extreme

* The market is discounting an unlikely reacceleration in global economic and U.S. profits growth * All-time market highs are breathtaking to some - but they are deflecting (as they did in early 2000 and late 2007) many investors from challenges fac...

Jim Cramer: We Are In a Moment Where There Are More Positives Than Negatives

Jim Cramer: We Are In a Moment Where There Are More Positives Than Negatives

It's all because some stocks are more powerful than others and the aberrations are to the downside. Not the upside.

3 Earnings Reports Will Be Key for the Market Next Week

3 Earnings Reports Will Be Key for the Market Next Week

There is a good foundation for more positive action in the week ahead.

Looking at Semis, The What Ifs: Brexit, China, USMCA with the UK: Market Recon

Looking at Semis, The What Ifs: Brexit, China, USMCA with the UK: Market Recon

The tech sector has been the victim of the recent "on again, off again" rotation. That may really just mean that the group has been victimized by its own success.

Mr. Market Will Consolidate Gains as Earnings Roll In

Mr. Market Will Consolidate Gains as Earnings Roll In

Small-caps have outperformed, which helped to produce improved breadth and better stock picking, and the action is no longer being driven by trade headlines.

The 12 Earnings Reports I'll be Watching This Week

As we get ready to transition into Monday afternoon, investor attention will no doubt begin to focus on the earnings gauntlet of about 160 company reports to be had between Tuesday through Friday. Those reports will include 52 of the S&P 500 compani...

Jim Cramer: Watch for Stocks Reporting 'Not as Bad as Feared' Numbers

Jim Cramer: Watch for Stocks Reporting 'Not as Bad as Feared' Numbers

When you have an oversold market you've got a true coiled spring that can rally beyond where it might ordinary go on good news.

Attention Shoppers

For those that are concerned about the consumer and his or her ability to spend, the CEO of United Parcel Service is out saying the consumer is "still holding up" -- not exactly a comment that evokes a sense of vibrancy but then again UPS is what I ...

American Express: At What Level Will the Buyers Return?

American Express: At What Level Will the Buyers Return?

AXP could-grind lower giving us a better buying opportunity.

Jim Cramer: Looking for an Edge? Here Are 3 Stock Ideas

Jim Cramer: Looking for an Edge? Here Are 3 Stock Ideas

Let's consider the case of what would be the best odds on favorites to start a new position in the Dow Jones average.

3 Big Names That Show Relative Weakness

3 Big Names That Show Relative Weakness

Amazon.com, Facebook and American Express could begin to break down in the near future based on their charts.

Jim Cramer: We Can't Have It All

Jim Cramer: We Can't Have It All

You can't have the banks and financial tech stocks go up, old and new tech rally simultaneously and the soft goods companies and industrial techs rise -- someone's wrong.

Jim Cramer: China Needs to Give a Little on This Tariff Extension

Jim Cramer: China Needs to Give a Little on This Tariff Extension

But whether the Chinese will make concessions will remains to be seen. So far, they have not given an inch, and they have the most to lose.

Slack Seeks to Reverse Post-Listing Plunge With First Earnings Report

Slack Seeks to Reverse Post-Listing Plunge With First Earnings Report

Slack could shift sentiment with a strong earnings report on Wednesday.

Giving Credit to Credit-Card Stocks Where It's Due

Giving Credit to Credit-Card Stocks Where It's Due

What's in your investment wallet: Mastercard, Visa or American Express?

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire is so large and diversified that its prospects are tied to the economy as a whole, with the added benefit of being a defensive play in case of a market downturn.

Let's Wait Right Now on American Express

My gut is that American Express is likely being oversold this morning. Earnings beat. Revenue missed, but still grew 8%. Commercial services grew nicely at 14%. Consumer services is where the shortfall was at -4%. The firm interestingly reaffirmed g...

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

What the Fed needs to do in July is to cut the FFR by 25 basis points and put the balance sheet management (QT) program to bed two months early.

Looking Ahead to Friday Morning

While we're getting ready for those earnings reports after today's close, here' a look at what's on tap tomorrow morning. American Express Autoliv BlackRock Citizens Financial Group Cleveland-Cliffs Gentex IberiaBank KC Southern Manpower NVR Regions...

6 Top Stocks From Argus Research: A Mid-Year Review

6 Top Stocks From Argus Research: A Mid-Year Review

These top picks rose between 22% and 55% in the first half of 2019.

Jim Cramer: I Defy You to Show Me That Bullish Investors Dominate

Jim Cramer: I Defy You to Show Me That Bullish Investors Dominate

A subset of tech is expensive, as well as tech IPOs, but the majority of sectors are far from overvalued.

Jim Cramer: Can We Take It Higher?

Jim Cramer: Can We Take It Higher?

On a historic day when we set new records, let's look at the Dow Jones Industrial Average's Top 10 winners to see how lofty -- or nosebleed -- we really are.

The Oracle of Omaha Is Off His Game

The Oracle of Omaha Is Off His Game

Be careful backing Buffett right now, his biggest holdings show increasing profit pressure.

The Nasdaq A/D Line Peaked Months Ago: Danger Will Robinson

The Nasdaq A/D Line Peaked Months Ago: Danger Will Robinson

'It is not a healthy market when the generals are still going up and the troops are in retreat.'

Jim Cramer: President Trump Knows More Than You About How Tariffs Work

Jim Cramer: President Trump Knows More Than You About How Tariffs Work

The base just wants the scales leveled. That's what Trump wants, too, and he won't sign off on anything with China until he gets it.

There Are 2 Reasons Why I'd Buy Berkshire Hathaway Stock

There Are 2 Reasons Why I'd Buy Berkshire Hathaway Stock

Buffett and Munger have some questions to answer, some situations to ponder, and probably a more concerned public than in the past to deal with.

Fibocall: Thursday Early Texts

Healthcare Misery, Pinterest IPO, Japan Marketplace, URI Earnings: Market Recon

Healthcare Misery, Pinterest IPO, Japan Marketplace, URI Earnings: Market Recon

Negative political pressure is being felt in an overbearing way on the entire healthcare sector.