This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

16 Dow Stocks Selling at 5-Year Discounts

7. American Express (AXP) is a credit-card company, serving consumers and businesses.

The company's fourth-quarter adjusted earnings increased 59% year-over-year to 94 cents, but narrowly missed analysts' consensus expectation by 2.6%, sending the stock down more than 2%. AmEx had beaten expectations in the seven previous quarters. Still, its growth rates are impressive and the stock is notably cheap, trading at a forward earnings multiple of 11. The U.S. card services segment boosted profit 70% in the latest quarter, outpacing the international unit's 48% net income expansion.

12-Month Sales Growth: 14%
12-Month Profit Growth: 90%
12-Month Stock Performance: 12%
3-Year Annualized Sales Growth: -1.5%
3-Year Annualized Profit Growth: 0.4%
3-Year Annualized Stock Performance: -4.2%

Current Dividend Yield: 1.6%
3-Year Annualized Dividend Growth: 4.6%
5-Year Annualized Dividend Growth: 8.5%

Bullish Scenario: Piper Jaffray rates AmEx "overweight", expecting a rise of 41% to $62.

Bearish Scenario: Credit Suisse ranks AmEx "underperform", predicting a drop of 9% to $40.
5 of 11

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG
BA $127.44 -2.48%
CSCO $25.12 -2.94%
INTC $28.15 -1.40%
JPM $61.45 -4.13%
MSFT $42.20 -3.00%

Markets

Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,058.35 -469.68 -2.84%
S&P 500 1,913.85 -58.33 -2.96%
NASDAQ 4,636.1050 -140.4030 -2.94%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs