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American Express Co (NYSE:AXP)
Pretax Income
\$8,389 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. American Express Co's pretax income for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was \$1,735 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was \$8,389 Mil. American Express Co's pretax margin was 22.32%.

During the past 13 years, American Express Co's highest Pretax Margin was 26.30%. The lowest was 11.59%. And the median was 21.35%.

Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

American Express Co's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

 Pretax Income = Operating Income + Other = 7938 + 0 = 7,938

American Express Co's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

 Pretax Income = Operating Income + Other = 1735 + 0 = 1,735

American Express Co Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 1454 (Dec. 2015 ) + 2184 (Mar. 2016 ) + 3016 (Jun. 2016 ) + 1735 (Sep. 2016 ) = \$8,389 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

American Express Co's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

 Pretax Margin = Pretax Income / Revenue = 1735 / 7774 = 22.32%

During the past 13 years, American Express Co's highest Pretax Margin was 26.30%. The lowest was 11.59%. And the median was 21.35%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

American Express Co Annual Data

 Dec06 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Pretax Income 5,234 5,530 3,409 2,841 5,964 6,956 6,451 7,888 8,991 7,938

American Express Co Quarterly Data

 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Pretax Income 2,312 2,246 2,225 2,316 2,230 1,938 1,454 2,184 3,016 1,735
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