Shares of American Express Co.
slipped 1.33% to $135.26 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.48% to 3,811.15 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 1.50% to 30,932.37. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of losses. American Express Co. closed $5.69 below its 52-week high ($140.95), which the company achieved on February 24th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Visa Inc. Cl A
fell 0.64% to $212.39, Mastercard Inc.
fell 0.20% to $353.85, and JPMorgan Chase & Co.
fell 2.65% to $147.17. Trading volume (3.5 M) remained 230,934 below its 50-day average volume of 3.7 M.