Today’s top gainers include the company American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) which is in the industry Credit Services, gaining 0.81% today. In the last week its performance is 6.35%, and 2.27% for the past quarter. Currently, American Express Company, AXP has a target price of 67.65, so today’s gain of 0.81% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.89%.
American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), has a market cap of 61129.21, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 84.30%.
At the current price of 63.61, it has a dividend yield of 1.82%, and its target price is 67.65. This is with a profit margin of 14.30%, and total debt/equity of 5.1. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has a P/E of 12.72, as well as a forward P/E of 11.44.
With a current EPS of 5, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -0.14%,American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 8.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.34%.
Performance for the year is -17.54%. Since its IPO date on 6/1/1972, the total performance to date is -7.23%.
Volume today for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), is 4414800, while its average volume is 5048.77. Whilst the total gain today was 0.81%, it did have a day high of -4.01%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.18%, and 1.94% for the month. The 52-week low for American Express Company, AXP has been 27.79%, while the 52-week-high has reached -20.69%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 4.00%, and its return on assets is 3.10%. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has an operating margin of 22.60%. With a sales growth of 1.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that American Express Company, AXP is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 2.28, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.
So what is the value of American Express Company? Well its PEG is 1.53, and the P/S is 1.77, along with a P/B of 2.95. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 22.14.