American Express Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 08, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AXP stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that AXP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of AXP was $89.7,
representing a -1.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $91.08 and
a 52.81% increase over the 52 week low of $58.70.
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 $4.23. Zacks Investment Research reports AXP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.81%, compared to an
industry average of 10.2%.
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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
10.63% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AXP at 3.96%.