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American Express Co (NYSE:AXP)

74.77
Delayed Data
As of Dec 09
 -0.14 / -0.19%
Today’s Change
50.27
Today|||52-Week Range
75.20
+7.51%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Finance
INDUSTRY
Financial Conglomerates
MARKET CAP
$68.6B

Company Description

American Express Co. operates as a global services company, which engages in the provision of credit card, financial, and global travel services. It operates through the following business segments: U.S. Card Services (USCS), International Card Services (ICS), Global Commercial Services (GCS), Global Network & Merchant Services (GNMS), and Corporate & Other. The USCS segment offers a wide range of card products and services to consumers and small businesses in the United States and provides travel services to card members and other customers. The ICS segment provides proprietary consumer and small business cards outside the United States. The GCS segment includes global corporate payment services to large and mid-sized companies. The GNMS segment operates a global payments network that processes and settles proprietary and non-proprietary card transactions. It also provides point-of-sale products, multi-channel marketing programs and capabilities, services and data, leveraging the global closed-loop network. The Corporate & Other segment includes corporate functions and certain other businesses including the company's enterprise growth business and other company operations. The company was founded by Henry Wells, William G. Fargo and John Warren Butterfield on March 28, 1850 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Contact Information

American Express Co.
200 Vesey Street
New York New York 10285-1000
P:(212) 640-2000
Investor Relations:
(212) 640-6348

Employees

Shareholders

Other institutional47.88%
Mutual fund holders35.36%
Individual stakeholders0.62%

Top Executives

Kenneth Irvine ChenaultChairman & Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey C. CampbellChief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Marc D. GordonChief Information Officer & Executive VP
Paul D. FabaraChief Risk Officer & President-Global Risk
Glenda Goodly McNealExecutive Vice President & GM-Global Client Group