American Express (AXP) Earns "Hold" Rating from Stephens

Tuesday, 13 Mar, 2018

CLVSF's SI was 58,100 shares in March as released by FINRA. The hedge fund held 22,091 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.00 million, down from 36,130 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd who had been investing in American Express Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $85.54B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.40% or $1.39 during the last trading session, reaching $97.66. About 259,299 shares traded.

American Express (NYSE:AXP) has earned an average rating of "Hold" from the thirty-two ratings firms that are now covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. It has outperformed by 15.16% the S&P500. Ulysses Management Llc sold 275,000 shares as the company's stock declined 28.76% while stock markets rallied. Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund now owns 184,091 shares of the payment services company's stock valued at $15,508,000 after purchasing an additional 25,436 shares in the last quarter. Lau Associates Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $922.08B market cap company. Dynamic Mgmt owns 4,956 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. About 7.18M shares traded. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 71.76% since March 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 70.79% the S&P500.

Quincy Lee increased its stake in Fossil Group Inc (FOSL) by 27.47% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,178,333 shares in the company, valued at approximately $114,651,800.90. The firm owned 90,347 shares of the payment services company's stock after selling 1,515 shares during the period. $5.63M worth of stock was sold by Gupta Ashwini on Tuesday, December 12. 5,216 were reported by Haverford Financial Ser. Permit Capital Limited Co accumulated 1,100 shares. 88,930 shares were sold by Buckminster Douglas E., worth $8.79M on Monday, December 11. Williams Anre D sold $2.87 million worth of stock.

American Express earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 47 investors sold AXP shares while 434 reduced holdings. 709.03 million shares or 0.92% less from 715.61 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Counselors Of Maryland Ltd stated it has 200 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Jacobs & Com Ca has invested 0.78% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Cohen Steers reported 2.42M shares. Budros Ruhlin And Roe holds 14,963 shares or 0.41% of its portfolio. Lazard Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 459,156 shares or 0.08% of the stock. (NYSE:MXL) for 1.00M shares. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.91 EPS. analysts forecast that American Express will post 7.14 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The Colorado-based Advisors Asset has invested 0.22% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Moreover, Schwerin Boyle Management has 4.84% invested in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for 475,210 shares.

Analysts await American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) to report earnings on April, 18. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale invested 0.08% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). It also reduced its holding in American International Group I (NYSE:AIG) by 486,500 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 841,740 shares, and cut its stake in Mgm Resorts International (NYSE:MGM). Therefore 31% are positive. Instinet began coverage on American Express in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. Argus Research downgraded American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) on Monday, January 25 to "Hold" rating. Oppenheimer set a $117.00 price objective on American Express and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, February 20th. The stock has "Buy" rating by Needham on Wednesday, November 8. (NASDAQ:PEGI) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, March 2 by Bank of America. Barclays Capital has "Equal-Weight" rating and $93 target. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Thursday, October 19 report.

Among 11 analysts covering Maxlinear Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) to report earnings on May, 2. The firm's revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts expect that American Express will post 7.14 EPS for the current year. Westside Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,536 shares of the payment services company's stock valued at $129,000 after acquiring an additional 8 shares during the period.

Semper Augustus Investments Group Llc, which manages about $202.17 million and $135.22 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Seacor Marine Hldgs Inc by 157,478 shares to 239,829 shares, valued at $3.75M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (NYSE:MXL) on Wednesday, August 9 with "Buy" rating. Therefore 18% are positive. Groupon Inc had 68 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, May 30 by Jefferies. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reissued a "hold" rating and set a $103.00 price target on shares of American Express in a research note on Monday, January 8th. The firm has "Sell" rating by UBS given on Wednesday, March 9. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, October 31 with "Outperform". The rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group on Friday, November 13 with "Market Perform". The stock of Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOSL) rating on Wednesday, February 14. Citigroup maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:FOSL) on Thursday, October 27 with "Underperform" rating. Barclays Capital has "Underweight" rating and $4.4 target. The stock has a market capitalization of $83,940.00, a PE ratio of 16.34, a P/E/G ratio of 1.31 and a beta of 1.16.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.22, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 37 investors sold MXL shares while 43 reduced holdings. 116 funds opened positions while 640 raised stakes. PELTZ NELSON had sold 6.52 million shares worth $284.87M. Parametrica Mgmt Limited accumulated 0.13% or 58,399 shares. Yakira Mngmt has invested 0.08% in Firsthand Technology Value Fund, Inc. 93,297 are held by Griffin Asset. Canada Pension Plan Inv Board owns 0% invested in Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOSL) for 19,208 shares. (NASDAQ:FOSL). Susquehanna Intll Gp Llp holds 132,007 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Aperio Grp Limited Com reported 0% stake. Emerald Advisers Pa invested in 0.43% or 450,150 shares. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Limited Liability Corp has invested 0% of its portfolio in Fossil Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN). Panagora Asset Mngmt invested in 0.01% or 248,917 shares. Smith Salley & holds 13,055 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Dumont Blake Invest Advisors Ltd Liability, a New Jersey-based fund reported 2,510 shares.