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NYSE: AXP
American Express Co Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for AXP

Based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for American Express Co.
Min Forecast
$95.00-42.25%
Avg Forecast
$142.50-13.38%
Max Forecast
$185.00+12.46%

Should I buy or sell AXP stock?

Buy
Strong Buy
6 analysts 42.86%
Buy
1 analysts 7.14%
Hold
4 analysts 28.57%
Sell
2 analysts 14.29%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 7.14%

AXP stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Donald Fandetti
Wells Fargo
Strong BuyMaintains$185.00+12.46%2021-06-07
Meng Jiao
Deutsche Bank
Strong BuyMaintains$158.00-3.96%2021-04-26
Anonymous
Morgan Stanley
Strong BuyMaintains$171.00+3.95%2021-04-26
Betsy Graseck
Morgan Stanley
Strong BuyMaintains$166.00+0.91%2021-04-01
Werner Eisenmann
DZ Bank
Strong BuyUpgrades$130.00-20.98%2021-01-28
Richard Shane
JP Morgan
Strong BuyUpgrades$148.00-10.04%2021-01-19
Dominick Gabriele
Oppenheimer
BuyMaintains$165.00+0.30%2021-04-26
Mark Devries
Barclays
HoldMaintains$146.00-11.25%2021-04-26
David George
Baird
HoldDowngrades$126.00-23.41%2021-02-16
James Friedman
Susquehanna
HoldDowngradesN/AN/A2020-10-09

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Forecast return on equity

Is AXP forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
35.34%
Industry
79.65%
Market
50.49%
AXP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (35.34%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is AXP forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
4.48%
Industry
18.09%
Market
16.4%
AXP is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (4.48%) than the US Credit Services industry average (18.09%)
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AXP earnings per share forecast

What is AXP's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$7.45+22.11%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$9.12+49.54%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$10.76+76.34%
AXP's earnings are forecast to grow at an exceptional rate of 22.23% per year
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AXP revenue forecast

What is AXP's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$39.2B+17.46%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$44.3B+32.7%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$50.5B+51.18%
AXP's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 15.58% per year, which is not exceptional
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AXP earnings growth forecast

How is AXP forecast to perform vs Credit Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
22.23%
Industry
17.61%
Market
27.35%
AXP's earnings are forecast to grow faster (22.23% per year) than the US Credit Services industry average (17.61%)
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AXP's earnings are forecast to grow slower (22.23% per year) than the US market average (27.35%)
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AXP's earnings are forecast to grow faster (22.23% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.5%)
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AXP revenue growth forecast

How is AXP forecast to perform vs Credit Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
15.58%
Industry
16.84%
Market
17.93%
AXP's revenues are forecast to grow slower (15.58% per year) than the US Credit Services industry average (16.84%)
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AXP's revenues are forecast to grow slower (15.58% per year) than the US market average (17.93%)
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American Express Stock Forecast FAQ

Is American Express Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 14 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: AXP) stock is to Buy AXP stock.

Out of 14 analysts, 6 (42.86%) are recommending AXP as a Strong Buy, 1 (7.14%) are recommending AXP as a Buy, 4 (28.57%) are recommending AXP as a Hold, 2 (14.29%) are recommending AXP as a Sell, and 1 (7.14%) are recommending AXP as a Strong Sell.

What is AXP's earnings growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: AXP) American Express's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 22.23% is forecast to beat the US Credit Services industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 17.61%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 27.35%.

American Express's earnings in 2021 is $5,003,000,000.On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast AXP's earnings for 2021 to be $5,983,802,997, with the lowest AXP earnings forecast at $5,558,855,784, and the highest AXP earnings forecast at $6,338,059,558. On average, 11 Wall Street analysts forecast AXP's earnings for 2022 to be $7,327,568,019, with the lowest AXP earnings forecast at $6,948,569,730, and the highest AXP earnings forecast at $7,912,533,161.

In 2023, AXP is forecast to generate $8,640,887,863 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $8,217,788,248 and the highest earnings forecast at $9,438,808,593.

What is AXP's revenue growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: AXP) American Express's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 15.58% is not forecast to beat the US Credit Services industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 16.84%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 17.93%.

American Express's revenue in 2021 is $33,407,000,000.On average, 7 Wall Street analysts forecast AXP's revenue for 2021 to be $31,521,513,413,937, with the lowest AXP revenue forecast at $30,655,643,705,158, and the highest AXP revenue forecast at $32,959,773,361,685. On average, 7 Wall Street analysts forecast AXP's revenue for 2022 to be $35,610,625,401,516, with the lowest AXP revenue forecast at $34,039,910,451,953, and the highest AXP revenue forecast at $37,273,132,162,171.

In 2023, AXP is forecast to generate $40,570,594,002,023 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $39,614,077,188,726 and the highest revenue forecast at $41,536,380,930,313.

What is AXP's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: AXP) forecast ROA is 4.48%, which is lower than the forecast US Credit Services industry average of 18.09%.

What is AXP's Price Target?

According to 12 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year AXP price target, the average AXP price target is $142.50, with the highest AXP stock price forecast at $185.00 and the lowest AXP stock price forecast at $95.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that American Express's share price could stay at $142.50 by Jun 7, 2022. The average American Express stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current AXP share price of $164.51.

What is AXP's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: AXP) American Express's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $6.10. On average, analysts forecast that AXP's EPS will be $7.45 for 2021, with the lowest EPS forecast at $6.92, and the highest EPS forecast at $7.89. On average, analysts forecast that AXP's EPS will be $9.12 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $8.65, and the highest EPS forecast at $9.85. In 2023, AXP's EPS is forecast to hit $10.76 (min: $10.23, max: $11.75).

What is AXP's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2021-2023?

(NYSE: AXP) forecast ROE is 35.34%, which is considered strong.
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