Head To Head Hot StocksAmerican Express Company (NYSE:AXP), Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) closed at $108.5 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.11%, whereas, it previously closed at $107.31. The company has a market capitalization of $92.98 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.9 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.17 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) produced diluted EPS of 7.2. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 8.14 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.79. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 4.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 8.14% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 12.5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 8.7%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is at 15.07 while the forward p/e is at 13.33. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 2.33 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 4.34. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 6.87. The quick ratio and the current ratio of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) stands at 2, 18 and 3.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is reported at 39.85 Billion with income of 6.21 Billion. The outstanding shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) are 856.98 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 85 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.61 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is ticked at 0.27%, the figure is plummeted -3.82% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 116.58. The 52 week high of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) is placed at 111.77 and 52 week low is standing at 87.54.

Performance wise the shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) rose up 4.29% for the week, it also rise 4.76% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 6.81%. The shares increase 6.98% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) grew 14.05% for the yearly performance.

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) closed at $45.21 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.33%, whereas, it previously closed at $45.06. The company has a market capitalization of $34.69 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.9 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.01 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) produced diluted EPS of 3.92. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 4.17 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.95. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 4.2, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 4.17% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 8.5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 1.9%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) is at 11.54 while the forward p/e is at 10.84. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) stands at 1.57 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.49. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 6.39. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) stands at 3.5, 20.8 and 9.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) is reported at 22.08 Billion with income of 3.06 Billion. The outstanding shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) are 767.26 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 70.7 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.46 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -8.35% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 46.71. The 52 week high of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) is placed at 48.19 and 52 week low is standing at 41.41.

Performance wise the shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) rose up 5.46% for the week, it also fell -2.42% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -2.73%. The shares decrease -0.04% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) grew 7.66% for the yearly performance.