Shares of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) ended Thursday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.34 points or -0.53% at $63.72 with 2.93 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $64.52, the shares hit an intraday low of $63.70 and an intraday high of $64.64 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $59.23 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 923.78 million shares.
On August 31, 2016 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.
The new Premium Private Jet Program offers a reduced fee for Platinum Card Members who purchase the Delta Private Jets Card Membership, as well as a wide range of other benefits offering control, convenience and style in the air.
“Our Card Members love to travel, and they depend on us to not only make their journey more comfortable, but also make travel more seamless,” said Janey Whiteside, SVP Charge and Benefits for American Express. “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 available only with their Platinum or higher level Card.”
David Sneed, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Delta Private Jets, noted, “At Delta Private Jets, we are focused on exceeding the expectations of every traveler, before, during and after their flight. We welcome this opportunity to deliver an outstanding benefit and experience for American Express Card Members with the new Premium Private Jet Program.”
Shares of Barclays PLC (ADR) (NYSE:BCS) ended Thursday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.04 points or 0.47% at $8.62 with 4.22 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $8.65, the shares hit an intraday low of $8.59 and an intraday high of $8.68 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $36.94 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 16.91 billion shares.
Barclays PLC (ADR) (BCS) provides various financial products and services worldwide. The company offers personal and corporate banking, mortgage, and wealth and investment management services to individuals and businesses; and retail and business banking, cards, corporate and investment banking, and wealth management and insurance services. It also provides brokerage and risk management services across various asset classes, including equity and fixed income, currency, and commodity products; strategic advice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and strategic risk management solutions; and multi-asset class and macro-economic research services, as well as offers credit cards and wholesale banking. The company was formerly known as Barclays Bank Limited and changed its name to Barclays PLC in January 1985. Barclays PLC was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.