American Express (AXP) - FREE Research Report

Jordan Vernon E Jr who is Advisor to the Board at American Express sold 2,100 shares at $83.75 on Nov. 26, 2013. Following this transaction, the Advisor to the Board owned 46,836 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.29% with the 2,100 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $85.60, up $1.85, or 2.16% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for American Express go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 19,845
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 24,082
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 24,082

The average volume for American Express has been 3.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. American Express has a market cap of $90.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 48.03% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

American Express Company provides charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services to customers worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.09%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate American Express a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates American Express as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full American Express Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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