American Express CompanyStock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy American Express Company stock? (NYSE:AXP). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This company is a well-established bedrock.
  • This company has stable growth.
  • This company has a low dividend yield.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This stock looks fairly priced.

AXP Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that American Express Company can grow its free cash at a rate of about 4%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for AXP
Free Cash Flow trendline for American Express Company

Inside the AXP Numbers

AXP Price
(American Express Company stock price per share)
$98.55
[?] AXP Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$101.32
[?] AXP Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $86.12
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 43% higher than other Financial stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 5% higher than other Credit Services stocks
[?] Cash Yield 11.29%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 15%
[?] Dividend Yield 1%

Is American Express Company Stock on Sale?

We believe that American Express Company may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

American Express Company looks like a price in the fair value range. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you could be looking at a good stock. See Before You Buy for your next steps.

Should You Buy AXP Stock?

Does American Express Company have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.