American Express Company (AXP) : Aberdeen Asset Management Plcuk reduced its stake in American Express Company by 7.56% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 876,200 shares of American Express Company which is valued at $55,927,846 after selling 71,666 shares in American Express Company , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 1, 2016.American Express Company makes up approximately 0.20% of Aberdeen Asset Management Plcuk’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Integrated Wealth Management reduced its stake in AXP by selling 76 shares or 2.16% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,442 shares of AXP which is valued at $219,703. American Express Company makes up approx 0.08% of Integrated Wealth Management’s portfolio.Checchi Capital Advisers boosted its stake in AXP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 68 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,197 shares of American Express Company which is valued at $398,343. American Express Company makes up approx 0.10% of Checchi Capital Advisers’s portfolio.Pennsylvania Trust Co reduced its stake in AXP by selling 760 shares or 1.58% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 47,318 shares of AXP which is valued at $3,051,065. American Express Company makes up approx 0.24% of Pennsylvania Trust Co’s portfolio.Franklin Street Advisors Inc Nc reduced its stake in AXP by selling 410 shares or 1.62% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 24,947 shares of AXP which is valued at $1,574,156. American Express Company makes up approx 0.29% of Franklin Street Advisors Inc Nc’s portfolio.
American Express Company opened for trading at $63.88 and hit $64.02 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $63.94, with a gain of 0.17% or 0.11 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 36,80,004 shares. Company has a market cap of $59,067 M.
On the company’s financial health, American Express Company reported $2.10 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.36 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.74. The company had revenue of $8235.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $8341.60 million. The company’s revenue was down -.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.42 EPS.
American Express Company is a global services company. The Companys principal products and services are charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services offered to consumers and businesses around the world. The Companys segments include U.S. Card Services International Card Services Global Commercial Services and Global Network & Merchant Services. The Companys United States banking subsidiaries Centurion Bank and AEBFSB issue a range of Card products and services. It also issues its charge and credit Cards around the world either on its own or as cobrands with partnering institutions. The Company provides expense management and travel services to companies and organizations through its Global Corporate Payments and Global Business Travel businesses. The Global Network & Merchant Services (GNMS) segment operates a global payments network that processes and settles card transactions.