Bollinger Band Analysis Review of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for the period of 9-Day stands at 92.69% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 91.42%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indictor of a certain security, currently American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Buy”.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) opened the session at $87.08 and after going up 1.01% closed at $87.87. The stock gained 0.79 points in the last trade.

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $86.95 and $87.87 during the previous active session. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) traded with the volume of 3.4 Million with average volume of 3.3 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.2 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.93 and 65.22 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is at 0.2% and the shares outstanding are 890 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 1.46% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 17.99 while Forward P/E shows the value of 13.83.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.56. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 2.4 and 3.69 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 28.87 and 9.72 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 0 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.

Return on Assets ROA of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is at 2.8% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stand at 21.2% and 4.2% respectively.

The payout ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 25.5%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 2.54% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 2.07%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 7.32% while six month performance of the shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) remained bullish with the count of 11.44%.

The yearly and YTD performance of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) remained up at 38.03% and 18.62% respectively.