American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) went up by 3.59% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $138.13 and move down -21.52%, while AXP stocks collected +17.49% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Barron's reported on 06/07/20 that Even Donald Trump Says Warren Buffett Made a Mistake on Airlines
American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) Worth an Investment?
American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 17.22 times of increase in earnings at the present.
AXP Market Performance
AXP stocks went up by 17.49% for the week, with the monthly jump of 31.06% and a quarterly performance of 15.65%, while its annual performance rate touched -6.14%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 22.64% for AXP stocks with the simple moving average of 2.08% 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 Atlantic Equities repeating the rating for AXP shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for AXP socks in the upcoming period according to Atlantic Equities is $110 based on the research report published on June 8, 2020.
BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AXP stock at the price of $110. The rating they have provided for AXP stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on March 12, 2020.
Robert W. Baird gave “ Outperform” rating to AXP stocks, setting the target price at $124 in the report published on March 9, 2020.
AXP Stocks 28.13% 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 -17.71% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.98%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 4.13%, while the shares surge at the distance of +27.01% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +21.85% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, AXP went up by +17.49%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -7.21% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $93.90. In addition, American Express Company saw -8.69% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
AXP Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at American Express Company (AXP), starting from Pike Lynn Ann, who bought 1,000 shares at the price of $132.87 back on Feb 11. After this action, Rushing now owns 1,065 shares of American Express Company, valued at $132,870 with the latest closing price.
Joabar Raymond, the CRO and Pres., GRBC of American Express Company, sold 4,531 shares at the value of $132.29 during a trade that took place back on Feb 07, which means that Joabar Raymond is holding 5,615 shares at the value of $599,406 based on the most recent closing price.
AXP Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +18.14 for the present operating margin and +67.23 for gross margin. The net margin for American Express Company stands at +14.27. Total capital return value is set at 9.97, while invested capital returns managed to touch 9.97. Equity return holds the value 24.20%, with 2.80% for asset returns.
Based on American Express Company (AXP), the company’s capital structure generated 278.61 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 73.59. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 32.41 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 7.34 and long-term debt to capital is 183.00.
EBITDA value lies at 10.57 B with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 4.23. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 2.28 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.45. The receivables turnover for American Express Company is 0.82 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.24.