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 65431.94. Since its IPO date on the 6/1/1972, American Express Company, AXP performance year to date is 4.79%. Today American Express Company, AXP has gained 0.59%, with a current price of 71.91.
Ownership of the company is 0.19% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 82.50%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 21.00%. Return of assets are at 3.40%, 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 2.14. While Total debt/equity is 4.82. With a profit margin of 16.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of 74.30%, and operating margin of 25.40%. 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 -9.10%. A performance for the year of 1.73%. The 52-week high is -1.74%, and the 52-week low is 45.19%. The average volume for American Express Company, AXP is 519976.
With a target price of 69.58, 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 12.66 and a forward P/E of 12.79. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.88. American Express Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.98 and 3.13 respectively. For P/cash, American Express Company has a value of 25.92, while it is 12.7 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 71.91, American Express Company has a dividend yield of 1.79%. We see a return on equity of 25.80%.
Looking more long-term American Express Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 6.74%. In the short-term an EPS growth of -2.55% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -9.10% for this year and for the last five years a 8.50% growth has been seen.