American Express (NYSE:AXP)

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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Dow on Thursday

August 20, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday and things got worse from there. The bad news started in China, where equities lost 3.4% in Shanghai. Rumors that Greek Prime ...
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Worst Credit Cards in America

Most consumers know that all credit cards are not created equal. And separating the bad from the good can be tricky, especially because the card issuers are constantly beating the bushes ...
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Key Changes in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of June 30, 2015. It has been the case for years now ...
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Why AmEx Activist Role Looks Limited, Likely Unsuccessful

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) may be a value trap, or in this case a ValueAct trap. After a 6% share price gain on Friday, on a down day in ...
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Buffett Watch: Why Earnings Fell at Berkshire Hathaway, but Book Value Rises in 2015

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has issued its second-quarter earnings release for 2015. The conglomerate under Warren Buffett has earnings that are almost always very hard to analyze on apples-to-apples ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Monday

July 27, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday following a drop of 8.5% at the Shanghai exchange after the IMF raised the issue of the degree of government intervention with ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Thursday

July 23, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Thursday following a report that new claims for unemployment benefits fell to their lowest level since 1973. This is good news about jobs ...
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AmEx Earnings Fall But Beat Estimates

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) has released its second quarter earnings per share of $1.42, down from $1.43 per share a year ago. Revenues net of interest expense were down ...
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7 Key DJIA Stocks Reporting Earnings This Week

Earnings season for the second quarter of the calendar year is in full swing, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Wednesday

July 15, 2015: Markets opened essentially flat on Wednesday after Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s scheduled remarks to the U.S. House of Representatives were released. Economic data was better than expected, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the DJIA on Wednesday

July 8, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday but that’s not even half the story. A technical issue shut down the New York Stock Exchange in the morning and trading ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday

June 25, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday before sinking below the break-even line in mid-afternoon trading. Equities were bolstered early by a report that personal spending was at its ...
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The 4 Stocks That Bolstered the DJIA on Monday

June 22, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as investors appeared optimistic that Greece and the European Central Bank would strike a deal. That hasn’t happened yet today. Gold dropped ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

June 17, 2015: Markets opened higher on Wednesday, probably anticipating that the FOMC would not change the Fed’s policy rate. Sentiment shifted during the day and it wasn’t until the ...
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Do AmEx Shares Deserve a Second Look After Strong Credit Metrics?

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) may deserve a second look after its May credit card statistics. The Dow Jones Industrial Average stock showed very strong results in its credit metrics ...
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