A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows
that American Express Co. (Symbol: AXP) is the #24 broker pick, on
average, out of the 30 stocks making up the Dow Jones Industrial
Average, according to
. Within the broader S&P 500, when components were ranked in
terms of analyst favorites, AXP claims the #323 spot.
Below is a chart of rank over time:
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, AXP makes up 4.00% of
the iShares U.S. Financial Services ETF (
) which is trading up by about 1.1% on the day Thursday.
AXP operates in the Credit Services & Lending sector, among
companies like Capital One Financial Corp (
) which is up about 1% today, and Discover Financial Services (
) trading higher by about 1.5%. Below is a three month price
history chart comparing the stock performance of AXP, versus COF
AXP is currently trading up about 1.8% midday Thursday.
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