American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 61494.39. It is in the Credit Services industry and sector Financial, with a current P/E of 12.8, a forward P/E of 11.51 and EPS of 5. At a stock price of 63.88 (-0.17%) it has a dividend yield of 1.81%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 8.50%, more recently this last year it has grown by -9.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 0.36% and more long-term 8.30% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -2.20%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 2.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 1.80%.
For performance, American Express Company the past week has seen a gain of 2.94%. For the last month performance for American Express Company is 3.85%. While the last quarter is 2.75% and half year, 2.72%. Finally for the year, performance is -17.76%.
The 52-week high for American Express Company, is at -20.35%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 28.33%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.58% and -0.32% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.07%, and for the month it is 1.83%. American Express Company, has a target price of 67.65.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 2.28, and for total debt/equity American Express Company has 5.1. The gross margin is 71.90%, while operating margin is 22.60%, the profit margin is 14.30%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 84.20%. American Express Company has a payout ratio of 23.10%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 961. The shares float is 949.24, with the float short at 2.06%, with short ratio coming to 3.88.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see American Express Company, get 3.10%, with its returns on investment at 4.00%. Return on equity is 23.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 67.65, reached soon?
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