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American Express Company (AXP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 04, 2017

American Express Company ( AXP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 04, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased AXP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.34% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of AXP was $73.92, representing a -2.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.74 and a 47.05% increase over the 52 week low of $50.27.

AXP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Synchrony Financial ( SYF ) and Discover Financial Services ( DFS ). AXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.64. Zacks Investment Research reports AXP's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 6.64%, compared to an industry average of 8.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AXP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to AXP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have AXP as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF ( DIA )
  • iShares U.S. Financial Services ETF ( IYG )
  • Vanguard Financials ETF - DNQ ( VFH )
  • PowerShares Russell Top 200 Pure Value Portfolio ( PXLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYG with an increase of 21.86% over the last 100 days. DIA has the highest percent weighting of AXP at 2.55%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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