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Stocks Dominating Wall Street: American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM)

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price eased up 0.20% during latest trading session, as with a shared focus on exceptional service and innovative solutions for the business and leisure traveler, American Express and Delta Private Jets have joined forces to offer a new suite of travel benefits opening a new gateway of custom travel opportunities for select Card Members.

SVP Charge and Benefits for American Express, Janey Whiteside stated that their Card Members love to travel, and they depend on them to not only make their journey more comfortable, but also make travel seamless. “Partnering with Delta Private Jets opens up one of the most premium travel experiences for our most jet-setting Card Members, giving them access to a custom, private travel experience at a value and with benefits accessible only with their Platinum or higher level Card.”

Analysts Practices; to watch unbiased undervalue securities, there is need to see following technical rations. AXP holds price to earnings ratio of 11.55 that presents much better indication for a stock’s value than the market price alone. Based on historic views, the average P/E ratio in market fluctuates between 15 to 25, but alone low P/E ratio does not necessarily mean that a company is undervalue. With reference to all theories, earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as AXP has 1.77% dividend yield.

Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio stands at unstated figure, usually average firm fluctuated between 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Generally, it indicates good short-term financial strength. Street is more conscious on this after SunEdison, Inc. case. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 5.19, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.

Following previous ticker characteristics, SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) also run on active notice, stock price dropped -0.20% after traded at $7.41 in most recent trading session.

SLM has price to earnings ratio of 13.43 and the price to current year EPS stands at 40.50%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be 29.17%. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 7.93 for seeing its liquidity position.

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.92% for a week and 2.09% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.14. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an “Active Revolving Stocks.” The firm attains analyst recommendation of 1.90 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of 3.13%. SLM’s institutional ownership was registered as 94.10%, while insider ownership was 0.90%.


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