American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 64.99, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the company shares stand at 9.97 percent, which is low when compared to that of the 50-day’s 28.06 percent. The first technical resistance point for the stock will likely come at $104.88, marking a 0.34% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $105.25, about 0.69% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $103.07, the lower end of the range. AXP’s 14-day MACD is 2.41 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend.
American Express Company (AXP) trade volume has decreased by -41.65% as around 2,562,511 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 4,391,972. At the moment, AXP is witnessing a uptrend, as it is trading 3.53% above its 20-day SMA, 2.88% above its 50-day SMA, and 1.86% above its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 16.4%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around 12.5% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 8.9% increase witnessed over the past five years.
The last few days have been good for American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), as its price has grew by 1.42% during the week. It has also performed poorly over the past three months, as it lost around -0.44% while it has so far climbed around 11.65% during the course of a year. The price of the stock went up by $0.13 now trading at $104.52. Their shares witnessed a 19.4% increase from the 52-week low price of $87.54 they recorded on 2018-02-09. Even though it is still -9.6% behind the $114.55 high touched on 2018-12-03. The stock of AXP recorded 9.65% uptrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for American Express Company is set at $114.29. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 9.35% from the current trading price.
When giving their opinion, around 44.83% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 13 out of 29 rated the stock as a Buy. 15 brokerage firms of the remaining 51.72% rated the stock as a Hold with 1 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate AXP shares held by institutional investors represents 84.9% of total shares. 115 institutions entered new American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) positions, 567 added to their existing positions in these shares, 645 lowered their positions, and 79 exited their positions entirely.
The shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has decreased by -1.36%, and now trading at $70.88 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 4,144,237. This is a decline of -1,737,629 shares over the average 5,881,866 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $70.88 went higher by 17.84% from its 52-week low of $60.15 that it attained back on 2018-12-24. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $90.39 nearly 154 days ago on 2018-09-10.
TGT stock has performed well over the past 30 days, as it added 0.84% while its price climbed by 7.25% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been tough for the stock, as it tumbled -0.41% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $82.12. This means that the stock price might likely increase by 15.86% from its current trading price.9 out of 26 Wall Street analysts which represents 34.62% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 61.54 rated it as a hold, with 3.85 of analysts rating it as a sell.
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly 28.8%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go up by 8% per year, following the -1.6% drop that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a uptrend, trading 0.09% above its 20-day SMA, 3.25% above its 50-day SMA, and -8.4% below its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Target Corporation shares held by institutional investors is 87.1%. 134 institutions jumped in to acquire Target Corporation (TGT) fresh stake, 571 added to their current holdings in these shares, 602 lowered their positions, and 109 left no stake in the company.
The stock’s 9-day MACD is -0.32 and this negative figure indicates a downward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 47.75, which shows that its stock has been neutral. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 19.62 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 31.61 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $71.79, sporting a 1.27% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $72.71, representing nearly 2.52% premium to the current market price of Target Corporation (TGT). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $69.83, the lower end of the range.