American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) went down by -2.91% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $129.34 and move down -5.45%, while AXP stocks collected -0.72% of loss with the last five trading sessions.
American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) Worth an Investment?
American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 16.38 times of increase in earnings at the present.
AXP Market Performance
AXP stocks went down by -0.72% for the week, with the monthly drop of -4.22% and a quarterly performance of 4.24%, while its annual performance rate touched 20.47%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.32% for AXP stocks with the simple moving average of 9.46% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AXP stocks, with Deutsche Bank repeating the rating for AXP shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for AXP socks in the upcoming period according to Deutsche Bank is $142 based on the research report published on July 8, 2019.
BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AXP stock at the price of $145. The rating they have provided for AXP stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on June 19, 2019.
RBC Capital Mkts gave “Sector Perform” rating to AXP stocks, setting the target price at $120 in the report published on May 3, 2019.
AXP Stocks -1.52% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AXP to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, American Express Company was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -5.17% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 1.82%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.13%, while the shares sank at the distance of -3.49% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +4.96% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, AXP went down by -0.72%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +18.39% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $125.35. In addition, American Express Company saw 28.67% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
AXP Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at American Express Company (AXP), starting from CAMPBELL JEFFREY C, who sold 7,045 shares at the price of $124.91 back on Aug 01. After this action, Rushing now owns 55,934 shares of American Express Company, valued at $879,964 with the latest closing price.
Fabara Paul D, the Pres., Global Services Group of American Express Company, sold 15,455 shares at the value of $127.06 during a trade that took place back on Jul 25, which means that Fabara Paul D is holding 31,494 shares at the value of $1,963,712 based on the most recent closing price.
AXP Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +20.34 for the present operating margin and +67.56 for gross margin. The net margin for American Express Company stands at +15.87. Total capital return value is set at 10.93, while invested capital returns managed to touch 10.44. Equity return holds the value 30.70%, with 3.50% for asset returns.
Based on American Express Company (AXP), the company’s capital structure generated 276.01 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 73.41. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 32.62 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 211.34 and long-term debt to capital is 56.21.
EBITDA value lies at 9.51 B with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 4.07. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 3.07 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.53. The receivables turnover for American Express Company is 0.75 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.23.