American Express Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 08,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AXP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
13.04% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $95.4, the dividend yield is 1.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AXP was $95.4,
representing a -0.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $96.24 and
a 33.48% increase over the 52 week low of $71.47.
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 $5.06. Zacks Investment Research reports AXP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.08%, compared to an
industry average of 13.8%.
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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 KLD with an increase of
8.35% over the last 100 days. IYG has the highest percent weighting
of AXP at 4.14%.