American Express Company, AXP is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Credit Services in the sector of Financial. Based in USA, American Express Company, AXP has a market cap of 60778.23. Since its IPO date on the 6/1/1972, American Express Company, AXP performance year to date is -4.36%. Today American Express Company, AXP has gained 0.20%, with a current price of 65.58.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 84.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 15.30%. Return of assets are at 3.50%, with return on investment at 4.00%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, American Express Company, AXP is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 2.45. While Total debt/equity is 5.19. With a profit margin of 15.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 71.80%, and operating margin of 24.90%. American Express Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of *TBA, while the quick ratio is *TBA.
For the last year American Express Company, AXP has seen a EPS growth of -9.80%. A performance for the year of -9.77%. The 52-week high is -14.83%, and the 52-week low is 31.75%. The average volume for American Express Company, AXP is 4773700.
With a target price of 67.38, can American Express Company, AXP reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of American Express Company, AXP. American Express Company has a P/E of 11.55 and a forward P/E of 11.85. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.49. American Express Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.76 and 2.97 respectively. For P/cash, American Express Company has a value of 21.62, while it is 8.54 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 65.58, American Express Company has a dividend yield of 1.77%. We see a return on equity of 26.30%.
Looking more long-term American Express Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 7.74%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 0.64% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -9.80% for this year and for the last five years a 8.50% growth has been seen.