Here's What Analysts Think of AXP.

American Express Company stock is trading -14.86% below its average target price of $186.55 after dropping -1.4% during today's afternoon session. Analysts are giving the large-cap Diversified Financial company an average rating of buy and target prices ranging from $149.0 to $220.0 per share.

The stock has a very low short interest at 1.0%, and a short ratio of 2.0. The company's insiders own 0.14% of its outstanding shares, which indicates a strong alignment between management and shareholder interests. Finally, we also note that a significant number of institutional investors are invested in the stock, with 85.6% of American Express Company's shares being owned by this investor type.

Institutions Invested in American Express Company

Date Reported Holder Percentage Shares Value
2022-12-31 Berkshire Hathaway, Inc 20% 151,610,700 $24,080,327,758
2022-12-31 Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) 6% 47,283,954 $7,510,110,500
2022-12-31 Blackrock Inc. 6% 45,476,476 $7,223,028,766
2022-12-31 State Street Corporation 4% 31,332,125 $4,976,481,471
2022-12-31 Wellington Management Group, LLP 3% 21,818,034 $3,465,358,380
2022-12-31 JP Morgan Chase & Company 2% 16,488,613 $2,618,886,432
2022-12-31 Fisher Asset Management, LLC 2% 14,511,472 $2,304,857,124
2022-12-31 Morgan Stanley 2% 12,503,902 $1,985,994,777
2022-12-31 Bank of America Corporation 2% 12,132,998 $1,927,084,094
2022-12-31 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. 2% 11,541,153 $1,833,081,352

Besides an analyst consensus of some upside potential, other market factors point to there being mixed market sentiment on American Express Company.

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