American Express Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 02, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 09, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased AXP stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that AXP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $90.03, the dividend yield is 1.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AXP was $90.03,
representing a -4.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $94.35 and
a 41.94% increase over the 52 week low of $63.43.
AXP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Discover Financial Services (
) and McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. (
). AXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.88. Zacks Investment Research reports AXP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.4%, compared to an
industry average of 16.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AXP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AXP as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial (
- Vanguard Financials ETF (
- RevenueShares Financials Sector (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYG with an increase of
10.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AXP at 3.85%.