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American Express (AXP) Company Profile

Updated Jun 19, 2020
American Express has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:American Express Company
Short Name:American Express
Trading Ticker Symbol:AXP
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:New York, NY
Primary Industry Sector:Finance
Seconday Sub-sector:Consumer Finance Services
Main Business Areas: Finance, Consumer Finance Services, Financial Services, Credit Services, Blockchain, Dow Jones, S&P 500
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding American Express stock

Market and Trading Information for American Express

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of American Express as of writing:
Current Share Price:$100.94
Previous Year's Closing Price:$124.49
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-18.92%
Market Cap:$81.25 billion
52-week Price Range:$67 - $138.13
Dividend Per Share:$1.68
EPS (TTM):6.63
Price-Earnings (Trailing):15.22
Price-Earnings (Forward):14.26

Company Profile and Business Description for American Express

American Express Company, incorporated on June 10, 1965, together with its subsidiaries, is a global services company. The Company's principal products and services are charge and credit card products, and travel-related services offered to consumers and businesses around the world. The Company's segments include the U.S. Consumer Services (USCS), International Consumer and Network Services (ICNS), Global Commercial Services (GCS) and Global Merchant Services (GMS). The Company's range of products and services includes network services; merchant acquisition and processing, servicing and settlement, and point-of-sale marketing and information products and services for merchants; other fee services, including fraud prevention services and the design and operation of customer loyalty programs; expense management products and services, and stored value/prepaid products.

The Company's products and services are sold to diverse customer groups, including consumers, small businesses, mid-sized companies and large corporations. These products and services are sold through channels, including online applications, direct mail, in-house teams, third-party vendors and direct response advertising. Business travel-related services are offered through its non-consolidated joint venture, American Express Global Business Travel (the GBT JV). The Company's cards include cards issued by American Express, as well as cards issued by third-party banks and other institutions that are accepted by merchants on the American Express network. The Company offers a range of charge cards and revolving credit cards to consumers in the United States and internationally through its USCS and ICNS segments. In addition to its cards, the Company partners with banks and other organizations to issue American Express-branded products.

USCS

The USCS segment includes the United States Consumer Card Services business and consumer travel services in the United States. USCS issues a range of consumer cards and provides services to consumers in the United States.

ICNS

The ICNS segment includes the International Consumer Card Services business, Global Network Services (GNS) business and consumer travel services outside the United States. ICNS issues a range of consumer cards outside the United States and enters into partnership agreements with third-party card issuers and acquirers.

GCS

The GCS segment includes the Global Corporate Payments (GCP) business, small business services businesses in the United States and internationally (collectively Global Small Business Services (GSBS)), commercial financing products and foreign exchange services operations. GCS issues a range of corporate and small business cards and provides payment and expense management services globally.

GMS

The GMS segment includes the Global Merchant Services business and global loyalty coalition businesses. GMS operates a payments network that processes and settles proprietary and non-proprietary card transactions. GMS acquires merchants and provides multi-channel marketing programs and capabilities, services and data analytics. GMS also operates loyalty coalition businesses in certain countries around the world.

The Company competes with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, JCB and China UnionPay, National Payments Corporation of India, PayPal, Square, Amazon and Venmo.

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ETFs Holding American Express Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the American Express stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have American Express stock holding. There are a total of 176 ETFs in Fknol.com records which are holding American Express stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

TickerNameShort DescriptionExpense
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No. of
Holdings
Dividend
Frequency
DFNDReality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETFThe Reality Shares DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF tracks an index of dividend-paying US large-cap stocks that are likely to increase dividends, while shorting those that are unlikely to do so. At rebalance, the fund is 75% long, 25% short. ...Full Details1.38%74
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ACIMSPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETFThe SPDR MSCI ACWI IMI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of global stocks covering 98% of the capitalization of the developed and emerging markets. ...Full Details0.25%906
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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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BLCNReality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy ETFBLCN tracks an index of global companies involved in developing, researching, or using blockchain technologies. ...Full Details0.68%61
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BLOKAmplify Transformational Data Sharing ETFThe Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF is an actively managed portfolio mainly consisting of global equities focusing on blockchain technology. ...Full Details0.7%53
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BVALBrand Value ETFThe Brand Value ETF tracks an equal-weighted index of 50 US companies determined to have the most undervalued brands relative to their market capitalization. ...Full Details0.65%51
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CACGClearBridge All Cap Growth ETFThe ClearBridge All Cap Growth ETF is an actively managed fund of global stocks and ADRs selected for above average long-term earnings and/or cash flow growth. ...Full Details0.53%87
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CATHGlobal X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETFThe Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETF tracks an index of US large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500. The cap-weighted index omits companies from certain industries at odds with Catholic values. ...Full Details0.29%464
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CHGXChange Finance Diversified Impact US Large Cap Fossil Fuel Free ETFCHGX tracks an index of 100 US large-cap stocks that meet diverse environmental, social, and governance standards. ...Full Details0.49%101
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CRBNiShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF tracks an index of stocks from global firms selected for a bias toward lower carbon emissions, but with tight constraints to the broad, marketlike ACWI index. ...Full Details0.2%1204
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See Full List of ETFs holding American Express stock in their respective portfolios.

Peer / Competitor Companies of Consumer Finance Services Sector

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▶ Consumer Portfolio (CPSS): Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc., incorporated on March 8, 1991, is a specialty finance company. The Companys business is to purchase and service retail automobile contracts originated primarily by franchised automobile ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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