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234 of 500
234. American Express
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 234 (Previous rank: 243)
CEO: Kenneth I. Chenault
Employees: 67,700
Address: 200 Vesey St.
New York, New York  10285
Country: U.S.
Revenues 32,316.0 19.0
Profits 4,012.0 8.2
Assets 149,830.0
Stockholders' equity 11,029.0
Revenues 12
Assets 3
1 General Electric 12 176,656.0
2 Fannie Mae 161 43,355.0
3 Freddie Mac 162 43,104.0
4 American Express 234 32,316.0
5 GMAC 244 31,490.0
6 Countrywide Financial 352 23,442.1
7 Cie Nationale Portefeuille 470 17,821.5
From the July 21, 2008 issue
Revenues: includes revenues from discontinued operations.
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