Shares of American Express Company (AXP) ended the trading day Tuesday at $126.68,
representing a move of -1.02%, or $1.31 per share, on volume of 2.17 million shares.
American Express is a global financial institution, operating in about 130 countries, that provides consumers and businesses charge and credit card payment products. The company operates a highly profitable merchant payment network. Since 2018, the company has operated in three segments: global consumer services, global commercial services, and global merchant and network services. In addition to payment products, the company’s commercial business offers expense management tools, consulting services, and business loans.
After opening the trading day at $127.65, shares of American Express Company traded between a range of $126.20 and $127.66. American Express Company currently has a total float of 805.2 million
shares and on average sees n/a shares exchange hands each day.
The stock now has a 50-day SMA of $n/a and 200-day SMA of $n/a, and it has a high of $138.04 and low of $67.00 over the last year.
American Express Company is based out of New York, NY, and has 64,500 employees. The company’s CEO is Stephen J. Squeri.
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