Excluding the branded-card deal with Costco (COST), which was included in last year's results, as well as the effects of foreign exchange rates, net revenue rose 7%, partly due to "higher adjusted card member spending and adjusted net interest income".
Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Results again were dragged down by the end of the company's relationship with Costco. Express Scripts had 24 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
As of now, the increased share price of American Express Company makes it a lucrative buy for investors.
Brown Advisory Securities Llc increased Enterprise Prods Partners L (NYSE:EPD) stake by 12,984 shares to 68,957 valued at $1.86M in 2016Q4.
The performance for week is -0.08% and the performance for quarter is at 10.23%.
They expect $1.28 EPS, down 13.28% or $0.17 from last year's $1.45 per share.
American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) traded down 0.32% on Wednesday, reaching $75.55. Express Scripts Holding Company has a 12 month low of $63.22 and a 12 month high of $80.02. The stock's market capitalization is 69.10B, it has a 52-week low of 57.15 and a 52-week high of 82.00. The stock was trading on below-average volume.
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Beat revenue estimates. The company saw revenue figures of $7.9 billion, just topping our consensus estimate of $7.7 billion.
03/06/2017 - American Express Company had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.45 earnings per share. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 5th. A change of -1.15% in the price clearly indicates a strong asset performance for the corporation, bearing in mind the total returns from its investment and dividends or distributions obtained from the investment. On Friday, October 21 Gupta Ashwini sold $9.46 million worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) or 140,808 shares.
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Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX), a part of Healthcare sector and belongs to Health Care Plans industry; ended its day with loss -0.11% and finalized at the price of $66.47. The fund owned 224,306 shares of the payment services company's stock after selling 16,580 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley Downgrades Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) to Underweight with a price target of $70. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Evercore has "Hold" rating and $81 target.
We expect the company's top line to see growth from its strong worldwide business, expansion in small business, new lending products (i.e., American Express EveryDay and small business), growth of loyalty business and prepaid products, and momentum in OptBlue with small merchants.
In other American Express Company news, Director John Joseph Brennan purchased 4,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 22nd.
American Express Company's ROI is valued at 4.20% relatively measuring the profitability on the investment. Blb&B Advisors Limited Liability has 0.37% invested in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). The Company's principal services and products are charge and credit card products, and travel-related services, which are offered to clients and businesses around the world.