American Express Company (AXP) : Sg Americas Securities scooped up 250,826 additional shares in American Express Company during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 563,507 shares of American Express Company which is valued at $35,968,652.American Express Company makes up approximately 0.27% of Sg Americas Securities’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Rfg Advisory Group boosted its stake in AXP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 285 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,353 shares of American Express Company which is valued at $405,512. American Express Company makes up approx 0.35% of Rfg Advisory Group’s portfolio.Nippon Life Insurance Co reduced its stake in AXP by selling 1,346 shares or 3.75% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 34,552 shares of AXP which is valued at $2,205,454. American Express Company makes up approx 0.05% of Nippon Life Insurance Co’s portfolio.Cooke Bieler Lp reduced its stake in AXP by selling 7,360 shares or 0.87% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 840,166 shares of AXP which is valued at $54,157,100. American Express Company makes up approx 1.15% of Cooke Bieler Lp’s portfolio.Trust Co Of Vermont reduced its stake in AXP by selling 6,993 shares or 32.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 14,374 shares of AXP which is valued at $926,836. American Express Company makes up approx 0.12% of Trust Co Of Vermont’s portfolio.Firstmerit Bank N A Trustee reduced its stake in AXP by selling 4,779 shares or 13.5% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 30,614 shares of AXP which is valued at $1,931,743. American Express Company makes up approx 0.15% of Firstmerit Bank N A Trustee’s portfolio.
American Express Company opened for trading at $65.83 and hit $66.25 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $65.83, with a gain of 0.47% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 32,53,729 shares. Company has a market cap of $60,812 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.