The board of directors of American Express Company today approved a $0.03 – or 13 percent – increase in the quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock. The dividend was raised to $0.26 per common share, from $0.23, payable on August 8, 2014 to shareholders of record on July 11, 2014. About American Express American Express is a global services company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. Learn more at americanexpress.com and connect with us on facebook.com/americanexpress, foursquare.com/americanexpress, linkedin.com/companies/american-express, twitter.com/americanexpress, and youtube.com/americanexpress. Key links to products and services: charge and credit cards, business credit cards, travel services, gift cards, prepaid cards, merchant services, business travel, and corporate card.