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American Express 18Q1 Results: The Momentum Continues

Earnings of $1.80 per share included a $0.21 charge related to merchant fees litigation.  Excluding that charge, AXP’s 2019 first quarter EPS would have been $2.01, up from $1.86 a year ago and in line with market expectations.  Management reported … Continue reading

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American Express (AXP) 2017 Third Quarter Results

Ken Chennault announces retirement in February 2018 and Steve Squeri will become Chairman & CEO Third Quarter EPS of $1.50 vs. $1.20 last year and consensus of $1.48 Management raised full year 2017 guidance from $5.40-$5.80 to $5.80-$5.90 Earnings growth … Continue reading

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Notes and Analysis from AXP’s Analyst Day

Shareholders of the American Express Company have had a pretty rough ride over the past few years. Since 2013, when AXP’s stock earned nearly twice the S&P 500, the stock has underperformed the broader market significantly

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