AXP


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Tables

Table of contents



us-gaap:CommonStockValue

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesIssued

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesOutstanding

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareBasic

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareDiluted

us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerIncludingAssessedTax

us-gaap:Revenues

us-gaap:InterestExpense
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:InterestExpenseLongTermDebt
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax

us-gaap:IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic

us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersDiluted

us-gaap:Assets
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:Liabilities

us-gaap:LiabilitiesAndStockholdersEquity

us-gaap:StockholdersEquity
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedDepreciationDepletionAndAmortizationPropertyPlantAndEquipment

us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentNet
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType
us-gaap:DeferredTaxAssetsLiabilitiesNet

us-gaap:StockholdersEquity
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:CommonStockValue

us-gaap:RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquirePropertyPlantAndEquipment

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquireInvestments

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities

us-gaap:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfLongTermDebt

us-gaap:RepaymentsOfLongTermDebt

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends

us-gaap:RepaymentsOfLongTermDebt

us-gaap:EffectiveIncomeTaxRateContinuingOperations

us-gaap:ShareBasedCompensation

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents

us-gaap:ProceedsFromRepaymentsOfShortTermDebt

axp:Allowancefordoubtfulaccountsreceivableadjustments
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable
axp:AverageInterestRateReductionByClassOfFinancialInstrument

axp:CardMemberRewards

axp:Cardmemberservices
us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation
axp:ChangesInFairValueOfDerivativesNotDesignatedAsHedges

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesUnrealizedGain

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesUnrealizedLoss

axp:DelinquencyFees
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, axp:Creditqualityindicatorforloansandreceivablesaxis
axp:FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation1
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments, axp:Creditqualityindicatorforloansandreceivablesaxis
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, axp:Creditqualityindicatorforloansandreceivablesaxis

axp:ForeignCurrencyGainLoss

axp:Loyaltypartner

axp:NetIncreaseDecreaseToInterestExpenseLongTermDebtAndOtherRelatedToNetSettlementsOnFairValueHedges

axp:OtherNetExpenses

axp:Paymentsforrepurchasesofcommonsharesandother
axp:ProductOrServices
axp:RevenuesAndFees

axp:ServiceFeesAndOther

axp:TotalRevenuesNetOfInterestExpenseAfterProvisionsForLosses

axp:TravelCommissionsAndFees

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableRecoveries

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableWriteOffs
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesAdjustmentsNet
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

us-gaap:AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesWriteoffsNet
us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, axp:Netwriteoffsaxis

us-gaap:AmountOfDilutiveSecuritiesStockOptionsAndRestrictiveStockUnits
us-gaap:AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareByAntidilutiveSecurities
us-gaap:AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedGain
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument
us-gaap:AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedLoss

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalentsPeriodIncreaseDecreaseIncludingExchangeRateEffect
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship, us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation
us-gaap:ChangeInUnrealizedGainLossOnFairValueHedgingInstruments1
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship, us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation
us-gaap:ChangeInUnrealizedGainLossOnHedgedItemInFairValueHedge1

us-gaap:CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared

us-gaap:DepreciationAmortizationAndAccretionNet

us-gaap:DividendsCommonStock
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:DividendsPreferredStock
us-gaap:StatementClassOfStock
us-gaap:DividendsPreferredStockCash
us-gaap:StatementClassOfStock, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:EffectOfExchangeRateOnCashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNiUnrealizedGain

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNiUnrealizedLoss

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsNumberOfContracts2
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsPostModificationRecordedInvestment2
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultNumberOfContracts1
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultRecordedInvestment1
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship, us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation
us-gaap:GainLossOnFairValueHedgesRecognizedInEarnings

us-gaap:IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInAccountsPayableAndOtherOperatingLiabilities

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInDeposits

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInOtherOperatingAssets

us-gaap:IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToCallOptionsAndWarrants

us-gaap:InterestAndDividendIncomeOperating
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:InterestAndDividendIncomeSecurities

us-gaap:InterestAndFeeIncomeLoansAndLeases

us-gaap:InterestExpenseDeposits

us-gaap:InterestIncomeDepositsWithFinancialInstitutions

us-gaap:InterestIncomeExpenseNet

us-gaap:LaborAndRelatedExpense

us-gaap:MarketingAndAdvertisingExpense

us-gaap:NoninterestExpense

us-gaap:NoninterestIncome
axp:ProductOrServices
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:OccupancyNet

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeAvailableforsaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentTaxPortionAttributableToParent
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationAndTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents
us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansTax

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossTax

us-gaap:OtherNoncashIncomeExpense

us-gaap:OtherNoninterestExpense

us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromBusinessesAndInterestInAffiliates

us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromLoansAndLeases

us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromOtherInvestingActivities
us-gaap:StatementClassOfStock
us-gaap:PreferredStockDividendsPerShareDeclared

us-gaap:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfCommonStock

us-gaap:ProceedsFromMaturitiesPrepaymentsAndCallsOfAvailableForSaleSecurities

us-gaap:ProceedsFromSaleOfPropertyPlantAndEquipment

us-gaap:ProfessionalFees

us-gaap:ProvisionForDoubtfulAccounts

us-gaap:ProvisionForLoanAndLeaseLosses
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, axp:Netwriteoffsaxis

us-gaap:ProvisionForLoanLeaseAndOtherLosses

us-gaap:ProvisionForOtherLosses

us-gaap:RevenuesNetOfInterestExpense
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:StockholdersEquityOther
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:TreasuryStockValueAcquiredCostMethod
us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

axp:Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossavailableforsalesecuritiestax

axp:Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossdefinedbenefitplanstax

axp:Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossforeigncurrencytranslationadjustmenttax

axp:AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecuritiesAndOther
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

axp:CardMemberCreditBalances

axp:CummulativeFairValueHedgingAdjustmentOfHedgedItemInFairValueHedge

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesAvailableforsale

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesAvailableforsaleAmortizedCost
dei:LegalEntity
axp:DirectAndIndirectOwnershipOfVariableInterests
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
axp:FinancialInstrumentsLiabilitiesWhichCarryingValuesEqualOrApproximateFairValue
us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

axp:LoansAndReceivablesImpairedTroubledDebtRestructuringAmountNonAccrualStatus

axp:LoansAndReceivablesImpairedTroubledDebtRestructuringAmountOverNinetyDaysAccrualOfInterest
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
axp:LoansNet
us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

axp:Loansandreceivablesimpairedtroubleddebtrestructuringamountincompliance

axp:Loansandreceivablesimpairedtroubleddebtrestructuringamountnotincompliance

axp:Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:MarginOnInterestRateSwapNotNetted

axp:OtherLoansAllowance

axp:OtherLoansReceivableNetAmount

axp:ThirdPartyCertificatesOfDeposit

axp:ThirdPartySweepAccounts

us-gaap:AccountsPayableCurrentAndNoncurrent

us-gaap:AccountsReceivableNet
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossDefinedBenefitPensionAndOtherPostretirementPlansNetOfTax

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivable
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:AssetsFairValueDisclosure
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities
us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:CashAndDueFromBanks

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsAndFederalFundsSold
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CashEquivalentsAtCarryingValue

us-gaap:CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption

us-gaap:Deposits

us-gaap:DepositsForeign
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk
us-gaap:DerivativeAmountOfHedgedItem
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:LongtermDebtType
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:DerivativeAssetCollateralObligationToReturnCashOffset

us-gaap:DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossAssetIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossLiability
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:DerivativeAssets
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilities
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityCollateralRightToReclaimCashOffset

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossAsset

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossLiabilityIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel
us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk
us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityNotionalAmount

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNi
us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNiCost

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment90DaysPastDueAndStillAccruing
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:StatementGeographical, us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments

us-gaap:GuaranteeObligationsCurrentCarryingValue

us-gaap:GuaranteeObligationsMaximumExposure

us-gaap:ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:InterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic

us-gaap:InterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign

us-gaap:InterestBearingDepositsInBanks

us-gaap:InterestBearingDomesticDepositCertificatesOfDeposits

us-gaap:InterestBearingDomesticDepositSavings

us-gaap:LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableAllowance
us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableImpairedNonperformingNonaccrualOfInterest
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetReportedAmount
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
us-gaap:Range
us-gaap:LossContingencyEstimateOfPossibleLoss

us-gaap:NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic
axp:CreditBalances

us-gaap:NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign
axp:CreditBalances

us-gaap:NoninterestbearingDomesticDepositOther

us-gaap:NotesReceivableGross
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments
us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments
us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:NotesReceivableNet

us-gaap:OtherAssets
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
us-gaap:OtherAssetsFairValueDisclosure
us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities

us-gaap:PreferredStockParOrStatedValuePerShare

us-gaap:PreferredStockSharesAuthorized

us-gaap:PreferredStockSharesIssued

us-gaap:PreferredStockSharesOutstanding

us-gaap:RestrictedCashAndCashEquivalents
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities
us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, dei:LegalEntity

us-gaap:SecuritiesPurchasedUnderAgreementsToResell

us-gaap:ShortTermBorrowings

us-gaap:SignificantChangeInUnrecognizedTaxBenefitsIsReasonablyPossibleAmountOfUnrecordedBenefit

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesAfterYearFive
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesRemainderOfFiscalYear
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearFive
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearFour
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearThree
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearTwo
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDeposits
us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

us-gaap:TimeDepositsAtOrAboveFDICInsuranceLimit
us-gaap:StatementGeographical

Tables

  2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
us-gaap:CommonStockValue ▁▂▃▃▄▄▅▆▅▅▆▇█161163165167168170171173172172175177179
us-gaap:CommonStockSharesIssued ▁▁▂▃▃▄▅▅▅▅▆▇█805810821832837847854861860859871885895
us-gaap:CommonStockSharesOutstanding ▁▁▂▃▃▄▅▅▅▅▆▇█805810821832837847854861860859871885895
us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding 808NA8278360NA860862861NA881893903
us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic 807NA8258340NA858860859NA878890899
us-gaap:EarningsPerShareBasic ▄▇██▇█▇▇▇▁▆▆▆0.412.042.092.071.812.331.891.851.86-1.411.511.471.34
us-gaap:EarningsPerShareDiluted ▄▇██▇█▇▇▇▁▆▆▆0.412.032.082.071.82.321.881.841.86-1.411.51.471.34
  2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax ▂█▆▇▅▆▄▄▄▄▂▂▁6296733270517080669768916654667465816536617262246047
 us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalCommercialServices2372NA272227412607NA259325812495NA236523722297
 us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup2693NA278827872578NA257725962438NA23592368NA
 us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices1245NA154015511503NA147914951491NA14461481NA
us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerIncludingAssessedTax ▂█▆▇▅▆▄▄▄▄▂▂▁6296733270517080669768916654667465816536617262246047
us-gaap:Revenues ▂█▆▇▅▆▄▄▄▄▂▂▁6296733270517080669768916654667465816536617262246047
us-gaap:InterestExpense ▅▇███▇▆▅▄▃▃▂▁716801877891895834777711621580567522443
 us-gaap:InterestExpense us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:CorporateAndEliminations224NA259NA284NA233NANANANANANA
 us-gaap:InterestExpense us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalCommercialServices200NA255257241234218204171158144129109
 us-gaap:InterestExpense us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup328NA457464459441404370327306281247NA
us-gaap:InterestExpenseLongTermDebt ▄▆▇██▇▆▅▃▃▃▃▁390448476485496457437411351339354346294
us-gaap:IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit ▂▂▃▂▂▁▂▂▂█▂▃▃85293511458408-1794644684483018471609580
us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax ▄▇██▇█▇▇▇▁▇▇▇10816171700175415481917163315211681-1309146813821551
us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss ▄▇▇▇▇█▇▇▇▁▇▇▆36716931755176115502010165416231634-1197135613401237
 us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalCommercialServices38NA629644586624606564552482529500418
 us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup201NA857738821702779770826624680615NA
 us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices417NA600632631501580543516459420476NA
 us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents us-gaap:RetainedEarnings▁▇▇▇▆█▆▆▆36716931755176115502010165416231634NANANANA
us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic ▄▇▇▇▇█▇▇▇▁▇▇▆33516731734174215291991163416031613-1205133513211216
us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersDiluted ▄▇▇▇▇█▇▇▇▁▇▇▆33316611723172915181975162116031613-1226133513211216
  2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
us-gaap:Assets ▆█▇██▆▆▅▅▅▂▂▁186060198321194184197603197193188602189092184861179956181159168577166997161385
 us-gaap:Assets us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:CorporateAndEliminations42000NA24000NA22000NA15000NANANANANANA
 us-gaap:Assets us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalCommercialServices47000NA5400055000540005180054000529005800052600527005100048000
 us-gaap:Assets us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup87000NA990001020009850015070013090012680091000123500117800112700NA
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Common Stock Value

us-gaap:CommonStockValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value161163165167168170171173172172175177179181184185191194197201204205207210212213215217220221224228233232233238240238240239238237232
Percentage of CommonStockValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets0.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.2

Common Stock Par Or Stated Value Per Share

Common Stock Shares Issued

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesIssued



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value805810821832837847854861860859871885895904917925951969985100210161023103510461059106410711084109811051122113911661164116911931202119712041202119711921160
Percentage of CommonStockSharesIssued100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Common Stock Shares Outstanding

us-gaap:CommonStockSharesOutstanding



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value805810821832837847854861860859871885895904917925951969985100210161023103510461059106410711084109811051122113911661164116911931202119712041202119711921160
Percentage of CommonStockSharesOutstanding100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Common Stock Shares Authorized

Weighted Average Number Of Diluted Shares Outstanding

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value808827836086086286188189390392394196399710131023104710581067108110971106113211521166118111971198119911971191118111651156
Percentage of WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Weighted Average Number Of Shares Outstanding Basic

us-gaap:WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value807825834085886085987889089992093896199410091019104110521060107410901099112611451160117511901192119311901185117811621156
Percentage of WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Earnings Per Share Basic

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareBasic



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value0.412.042.092.071.812.331.891.851.86-1.411.511.471.340.881.212.111.450.891.241.431.491.41.411.441.341.221.261.281.150.571.11.161.071.021.041.110.980.880.910.840.740.60.540.090.31
Percentage of EarningsPerShareBasic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Earnings Per Share Diluted

us-gaap:EarningsPerShareDiluted



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value0.412.032.082.071.82.321.881.841.86-1.411.51.471.340.881.22.11.450.891.241.421.481.391.41.431.331.211.251.271.150.561.091.151.071.011.031.10.970.880.90.840.730.60.530.090.31
Percentage of EarningsPerShareDiluted100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Income Loss From Continuing Operations Per Basic Share

Income Loss From Continuing Operations Per Diluted Share

Revenue From Contract With Customer Excluding Assessed Tax

us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value6296733270517080669768916654667465816536617262246047
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

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Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value-14125
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Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-0.20.00.00.1
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:CorporateAndEliminations100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value2372272227412607259325812495236523722297
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax37.738.638.738.939.038.737.938.338.138.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax37.738.638.738.939.038.737.938.338.138.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalCommercialServices100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value269327882787257825772596243823592368
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax42.839.539.438.538.738.937.038.238.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax42.839.539.438.538.738.937.038.238.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value124515401551150314791495149114461481
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax19.821.821.922.422.222.422.723.423.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax19.821.821.922.422.222.422.723.423.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Revenue From Contract With Customer Including Assessed Tax

us-gaap:RevenueFromContractWithCustomerIncludingAssessedTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value6296733270517080669768916654667465816536617262246047
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerIncludingAssessedTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Revenues

us-gaap:Revenues



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-31
Value6296733270517080669768916654667465816536617262246047
Percentage of Revenues100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Operating Income Loss

Interest Expense

us-gaap:InterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value716801877891895834777711621580567522443413430436425400399414410405420443439463484492519544558550574575575577593605610610598562543547555
Percentage of InterestExpense100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax11.410.912.412.613.412.111.710.79.48.99.28.47.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CorporateAndEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value224259284233
Percentage of InterestExpense31.329.531.730.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax3.63.74.23.5
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:CorporateAndEliminations-1600.025900.014200.04660.0

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-30
Value200255257241234218204171158144129109104981049547444648546166596459626065656562686870586558
Percentage of InterestExpense27.929.128.826.928.128.128.727.527.225.424.724.625.222.823.922.411.811.011.111.713.314.514.913.413.812.212.611.611.911.611.810.811.811.812.19.810.79.5
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax3.23.63.63.63.43.33.12.62.42.32.11.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalCommercialServices8.49.49.49.20.08.47.96.90.06.15.44.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value328457464459441404370327306281247
Percentage of InterestExpense45.852.152.151.352.952.052.052.752.849.647.3
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.26.56.66.96.46.15.55.04.74.64.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup12.216.416.617.80.015.714.313.40.011.910.4

axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value-36-94-101-93-89-78-68-59-55-48-47
Percentage of InterestExpense-5.0-10.7-11.3-10.4-10.7-10.0-9.6-9.5-9.5-8.5-9.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-0.6-1.3-1.4-1.4-1.3-1.2-1.0-0.9-0.8-0.8-0.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices-2.9-6.1-6.5-6.20.0-5.3-4.5-4.00.0-3.3-3.2

Interest Expense Long Term Debt

us-gaap:InterestExpenseLongTermDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-31
Value390448476485496457437411351339354346294265280286275262274305307308329352345353373385405426440429440442448445456
Percentage of InterestExpenseLongTermDebt100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax6.26.16.86.97.46.66.66.25.35.25.75.64.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Other Comprehensive Income Loss Foreign Currency Transaction And Translation Adjustment Net Of Tax

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value-1054-197-123170-2793-416192-294292135
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-16.7-2.8-1.72.5-4.00.0-6.22.9-4.54.72.2
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value-1054234-197-123170-2793-416192-294292135
Percentage of OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-16.73.2-2.8-1.72.5-4.00.0-6.22.9-4.54.72.2
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Income Loss From Continuing Operations

Income Loss From Continuing Operations Including Portion Attributable To Noncontrolling Interest

Income Tax Expense Benefit

us-gaap:IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value85293511458408-1794644684483018471609580336593100175855567275779177876978377667263859062929262054051755647647055541554757836725127676101
Percentage of IncomeTaxExpenseBenefit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax1.44.07.26.56.1-2.67.07.06.846.27.69.89.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Income Taxes Paid Net

Comprehensive Income Net Of Tax

us-gaap:ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-30
Value10816171700175415481917163315211681-130914681382155165911451896145873910461470129310701306155214641221133510771227545136611651355111911831429124576215121021872560989685
Percentage of ComprehensiveIncomeNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax1.722.124.124.823.127.824.522.825.5-20.023.822.225.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Income Loss

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value36716931755176115502010165416231634-1197135613401237825114220151426899126614731525144714771529143213081366140512806371250133912561192123513311177106210931017885716640337437
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.823.124.924.923.129.224.924.324.8-18.322.021.520.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CorporateAndEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value-289-331-487-311
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss-78.7-18.9-31.4-18.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-4.6-4.7-7.3-4.7
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:CorporateAndEliminations2064.3-33100.0-24350.0-6220.0

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-03-31
Value38629644586624606564552482529500418374466576485151203180204561184261226191183219177184
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss10.435.836.637.831.036.634.833.8-40.339.037.333.845.340.828.634.011.913.811.813.836.712.819.116.114.914.616.414.115.6
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax0.68.99.18.89.19.18.58.47.48.68.06.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalCommercialServices1.623.123.522.50.023.421.922.10.022.421.118.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value201857738821702779770826624680615
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss54.848.841.953.034.947.147.450.6-52.150.145.9
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax3.212.210.412.310.211.711.512.69.511.09.9
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup7.530.726.531.80.030.229.733.90.028.826.0

axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value417600632631501580543516459420476
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss113.634.235.940.724.935.133.531.6-38.331.035.5
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax6.68.58.99.47.38.78.17.87.06.87.6
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices33.539.040.742.00.039.236.334.60.029.032.1

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value36716931755176115502010165416231634
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.823.124.924.923.129.224.924.324.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:RetainedEarnings0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Income Loss Available To Common Stockholders Basic

us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-30
Value33516731734174215291991163416031613-120513351321121677311211996140512441453152514771529
Percentage of NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.322.824.624.622.828.924.624.024.5-18.421.621.220.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Income Loss Available To Common Stockholders Diluted

us-gaap:NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersDiluted



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-30
Value33316611723172915181975162116031613-122613351321121673011211996140512441453152514771529
Percentage of NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersDiluted100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.322.724.424.422.728.724.424.024.5-18.821.621.220.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Assets

us-gaap:Assets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value186060198321194184197603197193188602189092184861179956181159168577166997161385158893153377159642158816161184154216157152154684159103153862152384151497153375150103151933156855153140152873148128151784153337148693147796143979147042146056143763143314124088126074
Percentage of Assets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CorporateAndEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value42000240002200015000
Percentage of Assets22.612.411.27.9
Percentage of Assets22.612.411.27.9
Percentage of Assets axp:CorporateAndEliminations100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312013-12-31
Value47000540005500054000518005400052900580005260052700510004800046500468004600047000177004590046000460001850019000
Percentage of Assets25.327.827.827.427.528.628.632.229.031.330.529.729.330.528.829.611.029.829.329.711.612.4
Percentage of Assets25.327.827.827.427.528.628.632.229.031.330.529.729.330.528.829.611.029.829.329.711.612.4
Percentage of Assets axp:GlobalCommercialServices100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302016-12-31
Value87000990001020009850015070013090012680091000123500117800112700114100
Percentage of Assets46.851.051.650.079.969.268.650.668.269.967.571.8
Percentage of Assets46.851.051.650.079.969.268.650.668.269.967.571.8
Percentage of Assets axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302016-12-31
Value100001700022000221004450031900313002000030600279002680025800
Percentage of Assets5.48.811.111.223.616.916.911.116.916.616.016.2
Percentage of Assets5.48.811.111.223.616.916.911.116.916.616.016.2
Percentage of Assets axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Liabilities

us-gaap:Liabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value165054175250171159174511174975166312167632163969160343162932147492145822140450138392132360138930138089140511132881135267132854138430133646132171131520133879130887132899137565134254133395128861131877134543130593129591126497130812130136129250129889109682114233
Percentage of Liabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets88.788.488.188.388.788.288.788.789.189.987.587.387.087.186.387.086.987.286.286.185.987.086.986.786.887.387.287.587.787.787.387.086.987.787.887.787.989.089.189.990.688.490.6

Liabilities And Stockholders Equity

us-gaap:LiabilitiesAndStockholdersEquity



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value186060198321194184197603197193188602189092184861179956181159168577166997161385158893153377159642158816161184154216157152154684159103153862152384151497153375150103151933156855153140152873148128151784153337148693147796143979147042146056143763143314124088126074
Percentage of LiabilitiesAndStockholdersEquity100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Stockholders Equity

us-gaap:StockholdersEquity



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value210062307123025230922221822290214602089219613182272108521175209352050121000207122072720673213352188521830206732021620213199771949619216190341929018886194781926719907187941810018205174821623015920145131342514406118411102910511
Percentage of StockholdersEquity100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets11.311.611.911.711.311.811.311.310.910.112.512.713.012.913.713.013.112.813.813.914.113.013.113.313.212.712.812.512.312.312.713.013.112.312.212.312.111.010.910.19.411.69.40.00.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value-2996-2737-2661-2606-2599-2597-2504-2483-2381-2428-2784-2534-1919-1426-927-876-917-712-1606-442-520
Percentage of StockholdersEquity-14.3-11.9-11.6-11.3-11.7-11.7-11.7-11.9-12.1-13.3-13.6-12.3-9.3-7.3-4.9-4.7-5.7-4.9-13.6-4.0-4.9
Percentage of Assets-1.6-1.4-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.8-1.6-1.2-0.9-0.6-0.6-0.6-0.6-1.30.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value11680117741186911980119631221812272123061222512210127331334812874122021206712217119371114410496101649638
Percentage of StockholdersEquity55.651.051.551.953.854.857.258.962.367.062.164.662.362.663.965.073.577.488.692.291.7
Percentage of Assets6.35.96.16.16.16.56.56.76.86.78.08.38.18.07.98.08.19.08.30.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:CommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value161163165167168170171173172172181194205213221232238237232232240
Percentage of StockholdersEquity0.80.70.70.70.80.80.80.80.90.90.90.91.01.11.21.21.51.62.02.12.3
Percentage of Assets0.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.20.20.20.20.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:CommonStock0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value121611387113652135511268612499115211089695978273103719665951385077525722149723737271910751153
Percentage of StockholdersEquity57.960.159.358.757.156.153.752.248.945.450.646.846.043.639.838.430.625.923.09.711.0
Percentage of Assets6.57.07.06.96.46.66.15.95.34.66.56.06.05.54.94.73.43.02.20.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:RetainedEarnings0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Cash And Cash Equivalents At Carrying Value

Short Term Investments

Accumulated Depreciation Depletion And Amortization Property Plant And Equipment

us-gaap:AccumulatedDepreciationDepletionAndAmortizationPropertyPlantAndEquipment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value6799656266816581631560156116591757325455579755965405514549954855697268016733656063696270632761626090597858685711564954295307510549564747474746804682448344994387424841303743
Percentage of AccumulatedDepreciationDepletionAndAmortizationPropertyPlantAndEquipment100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets3.73.33.43.33.23.23.23.23.23.03.43.43.33.23.33.04.44.24.44.24.13.94.14.04.03.93.93.83.63.53.53.43.33.13.23.23.33.03.13.13.03.33.0

Property Plant And Equipment Net

us-gaap:PropertyPlantAndEquipmentNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value4798483447154658447944164295425142714329436744454433443343014210413741084032401639403938392138703893387537463716371336353553344234513367318730622987290527992714273127822948
Percentage of PropertyPlantAndEquipmentNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets2.62.42.42.42.32.32.32.32.42.42.62.72.72.82.82.62.62.52.62.62.52.52.52.52.62.52.52.42.42.42.32.32.32.22.12.12.12.01.91.91.92.22.3

Goodwill

Finite Lived Intangible Assets Net

Deferred Tax Assets Liabilities Net

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:DeferredTaxAssetsLiabilitiesNet

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-01-01
Value300
Percentage of DeferredTaxAssetsLiabilitiesNet100.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613 us-gaap:SubsequentEvent0.0

Other Assets Noncurrent

Accounts Payable And Accrued Liabilities Current

Long Term Debt

Stockholders Equity

us-gaap:StockholdersEquity



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value210062307123025230922221822290214602089219613182272108521175209352050121000207122072720673213352188521830206732021620213199771949619216190341929018886194781926719907187941810018205174821623015920145131342514406118411102910511
Percentage of StockholdersEquity100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets11.311.611.911.711.311.811.311.310.910.112.512.713.012.913.713.013.112.813.813.914.113.013.113.313.212.712.812.512.312.312.713.013.112.312.212.312.111.010.910.19.411.69.40.00.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value-2996-2737-2661-2606-2599-2597-2504-2483-2381-2428-2784-2534-1919-1426-927-876-917-712-1606-442-520
Percentage of StockholdersEquity-14.3-11.9-11.6-11.3-11.7-11.7-11.7-11.9-12.1-13.3-13.6-12.3-9.3-7.3-4.9-4.7-5.7-4.9-13.6-4.0-4.9
Percentage of Assets-1.6-1.4-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.8-1.6-1.2-0.9-0.6-0.6-0.6-0.6-1.30.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value11680117741186911980119631221812272123061222512210127331334812874122021206712217119371114410496101649638
Percentage of StockholdersEquity55.651.051.551.953.854.857.258.962.367.062.164.662.362.663.965.073.577.488.692.291.7
Percentage of Assets6.35.96.16.16.16.56.56.76.86.78.08.38.18.07.98.08.19.08.30.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:CommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value161163165167168170171173172172181194205213221232238237232232240
Percentage of StockholdersEquity0.80.70.70.70.80.80.80.80.90.90.90.91.01.11.21.21.51.62.02.12.3
Percentage of Assets0.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.20.20.20.20.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:CommonStock0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-312006-12-31
Value121611387113652135511268612499115211089695978273103719665951385077525722149723737271910751153
Percentage of StockholdersEquity57.960.159.358.757.156.153.752.248.945.450.646.846.043.639.838.430.625.923.09.711.0
Percentage of Assets6.57.07.06.96.46.66.15.95.34.66.56.06.05.54.94.73.43.02.20.00.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:RetainedEarnings0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Common Stock Value

us-gaap:CommonStockValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value161163165167168170171173172172175177179181184185191194197201204205207210212213215217220221224228233232233238240238240239238237232
Percentage of CommonStockValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets0.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.10.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.2

Retained Earnings Accumulated Deficit

us-gaap:RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value121611387113652135511268612499115211089695978273109081097010633103711066110280994996651002510199101079513933591278822850781477883783075257923771780157221652064375902497245823724292537372719
Percentage of RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets6.57.07.06.96.46.66.15.95.34.66.56.66.66.57.06.46.36.06.56.56.56.06.16.05.85.55.45.25.04.95.25.25.34.74.44.44.13.43.12.62.03.02.2

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613



Period End2020-01-01
Value-882
Percentage of RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit0.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate2016130.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-01-01
Value-900
Percentage of RetainedEarningsAccumulatedDeficit0.0
Percentage of Assets0.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613 us-gaap:SubsequentEvent0.0

Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income Loss Net Of Tax

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value-2996-2737-2661-2606-2599-2597-2504-2483-2381-2428-2316-2428-2470-2784-2618-2621-2502-2534-2374-2154-2151-1919-1542-1371-1394-1426-1339-1308-980-927-835-951-777-876-803-751-849-917-617-1036-1040-712-1606
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of Assets-1.6-1.4-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.4-1.5-1.5-1.8-1.7-1.6-1.6-1.6-1.5-1.4-1.4-1.2-1.0-0.9-0.9-0.9-0.9-0.9-0.6-0.6-0.5-0.6-0.5-0.6-0.5-0.5-0.6-0.6-0.4-0.7-0.7-0.6-1.3

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value-575-581-479-480-483-456-429-438-439-467-521-528-537-529-509-516-522-548-480-487-493-516-351-358-372-399-428-434-461-488-447-461-475-481-464-469-459-128
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax19.221.218.018.418.617.617.117.618.419.222.521.721.719.019.419.720.921.620.222.622.926.922.826.126.728.032.033.247.052.653.548.561.154.950.665.928.60.0
Percentage of Assets-0.3-0.3-0.2-0.2-0.2-0.2-0.2-0.2-0.2-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.2-0.2-0.2-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.3-0.4-0.40.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustment0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedNetUnrealizedInvestmentGainLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value903338359-8-29-18-11011131375065605869769696941051026310515328031534031930828857507-69912
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax-3.0-1.2-1.4-1.3-0.30.31.20.70.5-0.0-0.5-0.5-0.5-0.3-1.9-2.5-2.4-2.3-2.9-3.5-4.5-5.0-6.1-7.7-7.3-4.4-7.8-11.7-28.6-34.0-40.7-33.5-39.6-32.9-6.2-71.243.50.0
Percentage of Assets0.00.00.00.00.0-0.0-0.0-0.0-0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.10.10.10.10.10.00.10.10.20.20.20.20.20.20.00.4-0.60.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccumulatedNetUnrealizedInvestmentGainLoss0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value-2996-2737-2661-2606-2599-2597-2504-2483-2381-2428-2316-2428-2470-2784-2618-2621-2502-2534-2374-2154-2151-1919-1542-1371-1394-1426-1339-1308-980-927-835-951-777-876-917-712-1606-442
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0
Percentage of Assets-1.6-1.4-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.4-1.5-1.5-1.8-1.7-1.6-1.6-1.6-1.5-1.4-1.4-1.2-1.0-0.9-0.9-0.9-0.9-0.9-0.6-0.6-0.5-0.6-0.5-0.6-0.6-0.6-1.30.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-312008-12-312007-12-31
Value-2511-2189-2220-2161-2125-2133-2046-2027-1931-1961-1806-1913-1946-2262-2159-2170-2040-2044-1963-1743-1754-1499-1285-1118-1124-1090-1016-1027-799-754-728-809-610-682-503-722-368-255
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax83.880.083.482.981.882.181.781.681.180.878.078.878.881.282.582.881.580.782.780.981.578.183.381.580.676.475.978.581.581.387.285.178.577.954.9101.422.90.0
Percentage of Assets-1.3-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.1-1.2-1.4-1.4-1.4-1.3-1.3-1.3-1.1-1.1-0.9-0.8-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.5-0.5-0.5-0.5-0.4-0.4-0.3-0.6-0.30.0
Percentage of Assets us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Cash Provided By Used In Operating Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value-22193196-104129308547-125250863872331034323487259936387512061277733741076148422991607994
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-35.243.6-14.841.4127.6-18.276.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Cash Provided By Used In Investing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value21927-5455-753-7790-2709-5444-5790-1215-37191948-5437-561-31568663-6527-187-26288113-6468-1094-9881798
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax348.3-74.4-10.7-110.0-40.5-79.0-87.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Cash Provided By Used In Financing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value-54181423-398-1461-833240626303-4470-33161928-39557-3830-199-2048-2176-366119492041-6132-2505
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-86.119.4-5.6-20.6-1.247.09.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Cash Provided By Used In Operating Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value-22193196-104129308547-125250863872331034323487259936387512061277733741076148422991607994
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInOperatingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-35.243.6-14.841.4127.6-18.276.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Net Income Loss

us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value36716931755176115502010165416231634-1197135613401237825114220151426899126614731525144714771529143213081366140512806371250133912561192123513311177106210931017885716640337437
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.823.124.924.923.129.224.924.324.8-18.322.021.520.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CorporateAndEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value-289-331-487-311
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss-78.7-18.9-31.4-18.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-4.6-4.7-7.3-4.7
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:CorporateAndEliminations2064.3-33100.0-24350.0-6220.0

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-03-31
Value38629644586624606564552482529500418374466576485151203180204561184261226191183219177184
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss10.435.836.637.831.036.634.833.8-40.339.037.333.845.340.828.634.011.913.811.813.836.712.819.116.114.914.616.414.115.6
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax0.68.99.18.89.19.18.58.47.48.68.06.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalCommercialServices1.623.123.522.50.023.421.922.10.022.421.118.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value201857738821702779770826624680615
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss54.848.841.953.034.947.147.450.6-52.150.145.9
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax3.212.210.412.310.211.711.512.69.511.09.9
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup7.530.726.531.80.030.229.733.90.028.826.0

axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value417600632631501580543516459420476
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss113.634.235.940.724.935.133.531.6-38.331.035.5
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax6.68.58.99.47.38.78.17.87.06.87.6
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices33.539.040.742.00.039.236.334.60.029.032.1

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value36716931755176115502010165416231634
Percentage of NetIncomeLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax5.823.124.924.923.129.224.924.324.8
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax us-gaap:RetainedEarnings0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Increase Decrease In Other Operating Capital Net

Net Cash Provided By Used In Investing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value21927-5455-753-7790-2709-5444-5790-1215-37191948-5437-561-31568663-6527-187-26288113-6468-1094-9881798
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInInvestingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax348.3-74.4-10.7-110.0-40.5-79.0-87.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Payments To Acquire Property Plant And Equipment

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquirePropertyPlantAndEquipment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value33543137449234843933529923725027426127740032634730246234228125634130832022637116027120428826923026630432730325529526317615328115724688
Percentage of PaymentsToAcquirePropertyPlantAndEquipment100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Payments To Acquire Investments

us-gaap:PaymentsToAcquireInvestments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value997224926072250406023621691814121527357147412948075644463451493527654476138237271475267134472162147106582542543782727502143261822931226247039846039
Percentage of PaymentsToAcquireInvestments100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Net Cash Provided By Used In Financing Activities

us-gaap:NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value-54181423-398-1461-833240626303-4470-33161928-39557-3830-199-2048-2176-366119492041-6132-2505
Percentage of NetCashProvidedByUsedInFinancingActivities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of RevenueFromContractWithCustomerExcludingAssessedTax-86.119.4-5.6-20.6-1.247.09.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Proceeds From Issuance Of Long Term Debt

us-gaap:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfLongTermDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-30
Value0-435305547363344896474657739841288927518704842028982148374335200144683457046915374371522404108477825115986103363725851609467159833328024951979132711721971520
Percentage of ProceedsFromIssuanceOfLongTermDebt0.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Repayments Of Long Term Debt

us-gaap:RepaymentsOfLongTermDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value584957129006558382116337020303972035733600085483801499779152210362500863453763100210939983161350012715065542630012659371432024501691655162866573148563305438251272758275774112271
Percentage of RepaymentsOfLongTermDebt100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Payments Of Dividends

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value383374346347355354325321324326305307313315291299302304335265268271281243246246250221222227229235211215213216217217217217216215215268226
Percentage of PaymentsOfDividends100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Payments Of Dividends

us-gaap:PaymentsOfDividends



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value383374346347355354325321324326305307313315291299302304335265268271281243246246250221222227229235211215213216217217217217216215215268226
Percentage of PaymentsOfDividends100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Payments For Repurchase Of Common Stock

Repayments Of Long Term Debt

us-gaap:RepaymentsOfLongTermDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value584957129006558382116337020303972035733600085483801499779152210362500863453763100210939983161350012715065542630012659371432024501691655162866573148563305438251272758275774112271
Percentage of RepaymentsOfLongTermDebt100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
Percentage of LongTermDebtAndCapitalLeaseObligations0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

Debt Instrument Interest Rate Stated Percentage

Effective Income Tax Rate Continuing Operations

us-gaap:EffectiveIncomeTaxRateContinuingOperations



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
Value0.188-0.0159999999999999860.2260.2060.208-0.071000000000000010.2190.2240.2150.3340.2580.3120.319-0.0070000000000000060.3420.3320.3470.0079999999999999520.3470.3390.3420.00100000000000000090.3420.3390.3510.0070000000000000060.3180.2960.3290.00100000000000000090.3320.2870.2920.0060000000000000050.280.270.32-0.0100000000000000090.330.36
Percentage of EffectiveIncomeTaxRateContinuingOperations100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Share Based Compensation Arrangement By Share Based Payment Award Options Outstanding Number

Share Based Compensation Arrangement By Share Based Payment Award Options Outstanding Weighted Average Exercise Price

Share Based Compensation Arrangement By Share Based Payment Award Equity Instruments Other Than Options Grants In Period

Share Based Compensation

us-gaap:ShareBasedCompensation



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value43666171855376708470606389645763703460697180467688757810196656872927471807613051555144376853
Percentage of ShareBasedCompensation100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Deferred Tax Liabilities

Deferred Tax Assets Net

Unrecognized Tax Benefits

Deferred Tax Assets Valuation Allowance

Unrecognized Tax Benefits Increases Resulting From Current Period Tax Positions

Cash And Cash Equivalents Period Increase Decrease

Cash Cash Equivalents Restricted Cash And Restricted Cash Equivalents

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312015-12-31
Value386082444625354273323363127808312633126331507332642825530762296772549423239
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Proceeds From Repayments Of Short Term Debt

us-gaap:ProceedsFromRepaymentsOfShortTermDebt



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value-2880360137777-1099821338182-1489932-1108-183-19412928480-303-22171668-13062095-106222159591-22451792270-385166-669402-208-540-126-80326-1221330-572677-379
Percentage of ProceedsFromRepaymentsOfShortTermDebt100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Allowancefordoubtfulaccountsreceivableadjustments



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value6810-22141
Percentage of Allowancefordoubtfulaccountsreceivableadjustments100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

axp:Foreigncurrencytranslationadjustmentsmember



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value56-63-1-910
Percentage of Allowancefordoubtfulaccountsreceivableadjustments83.375.0-60.0-150.0-50.0-64.31000.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

axp:AverageInterestRateReductionByClassOfFinancialInstrument

axp:CardmemberLoans



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value0.140.130.130.130.120.12
Percentage of AverageInterestRateReductionByClassOfFinancialInstrument100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:CardMemberRewards



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-03-31
Value2392272226142652245125162400243323471975190019261807175815661766170317941763179916401582
Percentage of CardMemberRewards100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Cardmemberservices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value456558563550457416409351341
Percentage of Cardmemberservices100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation

axp:ChangesInFairValueOfDerivativesNotDesignatedAsHedges

us-gaap:OtherExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value20122523434-855-217-15-4-1713-46-13-19-3897
Percentage of ChangesInFairValueOfDerivativesNotDesignatedAsHedges100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesUnrealizedGain



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value1413-9
Percentage of DebtandEquitySecuritiesUnrealizedGain100.0100.0100.0

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesUnrealizedLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value20-2
Percentage of DebtandEquitySecuritiesUnrealizedLoss100.00.0100.0

axp:DelinquencyFees



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-30
Value260265257255251247238232242198221212214187183192200202197194195183184174181164172167164128156
Percentage of DelinquencyFees100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, axp:Creditqualityindicatorforloansandreceivablesaxis

axp:FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation1

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0260.023
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation1100.0100.0

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipalinterestfees



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0320.028
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation1123.1121.7

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup, axp:Thirtydayspastdueaspercentageoftotal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0170.015
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation165.465.2

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.020.017
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation176.973.9

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipalinterestfees



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0220.019
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation184.682.6

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup, axp:Thirtydayspastdueaspercentageoftotal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0170.013
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation165.456.5

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCorporatePayments, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipalinterestfees



Period End2020-03-31
Value0.01
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation138.5

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments, axp:Creditqualityindicatorforloansandreceivablesaxis

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0190.018
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation173.178.3

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipalinterestfees



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0220.021
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation184.691.3

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices, axp:Thirtydayspastdueaspercentageoftotal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0140.013
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation153.856.5

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0220.019
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation184.682.6

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices, axp:Netwriteoffrateprincipalinterestfees



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0250.021
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation196.291.3

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices, axp:Thirtydayspastdueaspercentageoftotal



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.020.016
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation176.969.6

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, axp:Creditqualityindicatorforloansandreceivablesaxis

axp:GlobalCorporatePayments, axp:NinetyDaysPastBillingAsPercentageOfReceivables



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value0.0110.006
Percentage of FinancingReceivableCreditQualityAdditionalInformation142.326.1

axp:ForeignCurrencyGainLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-30
Value193252250230230233233225258219218199199207207196206213222211212225227213222223222210212220
Percentage of ForeignCurrencyGainLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Loyaltypartner



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value108106109114120107111116114
Percentage of Loyaltypartner100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:NetIncreaseDecreaseToInterestExpenseLongTermDebtAndOtherRelatedToNetSettlementsOnFairValueHedges



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value-2138
Percentage of NetIncreaseDecreaseToInterestExpenseLongTermDebtAndOtherRelatedToNetSettlementsOnFairValueHedges100.0100.0

axp:OtherNetExpenses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-30
Value301316320374599353382321457191429371357435304358337425277297153286261387302399269219327432300
Percentage of OtherNetExpenses100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Paymentsforrepurchasesofcommonsharesandother



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value1023145166013527794134
Percentage of Paymentsforrepurchasesofcommonsharesandother100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:ProductOrServices

axp:RevenuesAndFees

us-gaap:FinancialServiceOther



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value720832825837803788798786781
Percentage of RevenuesAndFees100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:ServiceFeesAndOther



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value99100
Percentage of ServiceFeesAndOther100.0100.0

axp:TotalRevenuesNetOfInterestExpenseAfterProvisionsForLosses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value76891034110110997795559520932791968943800676677723731673977270777276547819766478177530852578418168771480197809765273847503738375047202733373227261693470836660620656635741483845084123
Percentage of TotalRevenuesNetOfInterestExpenseAfterProvisionsForLosses100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:TravelCommissionsAndFees



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value60108121108104112999390848987807887958991104500423491490495437503465521451514480523454472487434386439383407365
Percentage of TravelCommissionsAndFees100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableRecoveries



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-30
Value929694275-9110192264-908890
Percentage of AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableRecoveries100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableWriteOffs



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-30
Value258231642-216-226-236-199-175
Percentage of AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableWriteOffs100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

axp:Troubleddebtrestructuring



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-31
Value7524
Percentage of AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivableWriteOffs2.72.20.3-1.9

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

us-gaap:AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesAdjustmentsNet

axp:Foreigncurrencytranslationadjustmentsmember



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-30
Value-42-69-6-111-6-4
Percentage of AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesAdjustmentsNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value-4211
Percentage of AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesAdjustmentsNet100.0-183.3

us-gaap:AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesWriteoffsNet



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value145135130124113
Percentage of AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesWriteoffsNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsNotesLoansAndFinancingReceivableByReceivableType

axp:Troubleddebtrestructuring



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value312018157
Percentage of AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesWriteoffsNet21.414.813.812.16.2

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, axp:Netwriteoffsaxis

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Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value10792
Percentage of AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesWriteoffsNet73.874.2

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, axp:Provisionsforloansandleaselossesdeductionsnetwriteoffsprincipalmember



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value518457
Percentage of AllowanceForLoanAndLeaseLossesWriteoffsNet357.2368.5

us-gaap:AmountOfDilutiveSecuritiesStockOptionsAndRestrictiveStockUnits



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-31
Value-2-12-11-131116131213211111069171161011111111121211121311714141414151514
Percentage of AmountOfDilutiveSecuritiesStockOptionsAndRestrictiveStockUnits100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareByAntidilutiveSecurities

us-gaap:AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount

us-gaap:StockOption



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-09-30
Value00000000113210000000008
Percentage of AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedGain

us-gaap:ForeignGovernmentDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value200
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedGain100.00.00.0

us-gaap:MortgageBackedSecuritiesIssuedByUSGovernmentSponsoredEnterprises



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value300
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedGain150.00.00.0

us-gaap:USStatesAndPoliticalSubdivisions



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value10-21
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedGain500.00.00.0

us-gaap:USTreasurySecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value104-52
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedGain5200.00.00.0

us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedLoss

us-gaap:USStatesAndPoliticalSubdivisions



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value0.01000000.00.0
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedLoss0.0100.00.0

us-gaap:USTreasurySecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value0.0-1000000.0-1000000.0
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesGrossUnrealizedLoss0.0-100.00.0

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalentsPeriodIncreaseDecreaseIncludingExchangeRateEffect



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-30
Value14162-908-1978-62995823-34540-244-17575008-2507
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalentsPeriodIncreaseDecreaseIncludingExchangeRateEffect100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship, us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation

us-gaap:ChangeInUnrealizedGainLossOnFairValueHedgingInstruments1

us-gaap:InterestRateContract, us-gaap:FairValueHedging, us-gaap:InterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value611-109127286158280-65-67
Percentage of ChangeInUnrealizedGainLossOnFairValueHedgingInstruments1100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship, us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation

us-gaap:ChangeInUnrealizedGainLossOnHedgedItemInFairValueHedge1

us-gaap:InterestRateContract, us-gaap:FairValueHedging, us-gaap:InterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value-597105-123-280-160-2726358
Percentage of ChangeInUnrealizedGainLossOnHedgedItemInFairValueHedge1100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value0.430.430.430.390.390.390.390.350.350.350.350.320.320.320.320.290.290.290.290.290.260.260.260.260.230.230.230.230.20.20.20.20.20.180.180.180.180.180.180.180.180.180.180.180.18
Percentage of CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DepreciationAmortizationAndAccretionNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value337305300286297286322337348368338319296285274275261263266263251248249266249257266252245240244253254185228278227228248220221293209376192
Percentage of DepreciationAmortizationAndAccretionNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DividendsCommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value348350354327327333335304301
Percentage of DividendsCommonStock100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value348350354327327333335304301
Percentage of DividendsCommonStock100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DividendsPreferredStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-30
Value32202119211920202120211921192119212022200000
Percentage of DividendsPreferredStock100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementClassOfStock

us-gaap:DividendsPreferredStockCash

us-gaap:SeriesBPreferredStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value112001919020
Percentage of DividendsPreferredStockCash100.0100.00.0100.0100.00.0100.0

us-gaap:SeriesCPreferredStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
Value21021021020
Percentage of DividendsPreferredStockCash190.90.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementClassOfStock, us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:SeriesBPreferredStock, us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value112001919020
Percentage of DividendsPreferredStockCash100.0100.00.0100.0100.00.0100.0

us-gaap:SeriesCPreferredStock, us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
Value21021021020
Percentage of DividendsPreferredStockCash190.90.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:EffectOfExchangeRateOnCashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-31
Value-128-722142268278227-178-68
Percentage of EffectOfExchangeRateOnCashCashEquivalentsRestrictedCashAndRestrictedCashEquivalents100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNiUnrealizedGain



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-312018-09-30
Value2210-12-290
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNiUnrealizedGain100.0100.0100.0100.00.0

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNiUnrealizedLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-30
Value20-1
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNiUnrealizedLoss100.00.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsNumberOfContracts2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302015-03-312014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-312012-09-30
Value00000000000000-6216-10935
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsNumberOfContracts2100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

axp:CardmemberLoans



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value24000.021000.017000.017000.013000.012000.011000.08000.07000.08000.08000.07000.08000.010000.010000.011000.0
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsNumberOfContracts288.991.389.589.592.992.391.788.987.50.00.00.00.00.00.078.6

axp:CardmemberReceivables



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value3000.02000.02000.02000.01000.01000.01000.01000.01000.02000.02000.02000.03000.03000.03000.03000.0
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsNumberOfContracts211.18.710.510.57.17.78.311.112.50.00.00.00.00.00.021.4

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsPostModificationRecordedInvestment2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302015-03-312014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-312012-09-30
Value269243214187168142122113110837564120143138140297293
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsPostModificationRecordedInvestment2100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

axp:CardmemberLoans



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value195160137128988881574657565057697080
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsPostModificationRecordedInvestment272.574.873.376.280.377.973.676.071.90.00.00.00.00.00.066.7

axp:CardmemberReceivables



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value74545040242529181828292738373440
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsPostModificationRecordedInvestment227.525.226.723.819.722.126.424.028.10.00.00.00.00.00.033.3

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultNumberOfContracts1



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302015-03-312014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-312012-09-30
Value00000000000000-175-195
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultNumberOfContracts1100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

axp:CardmemberLoans



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value4000.04000.03000.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.02000.03000.01000.01000.01000.03000.02000.0
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultNumberOfContracts180.080.075.066.766.766.766.766.766.70.00.00.00.00.00.066.7

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultRecordedInvestment1



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302015-03-312014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-312012-09-30
Value373428232120151211121112112726454247
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultRecordedInvestment1100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable

axp:CardmemberLoans



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value282318171399910111299141510
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultRecordedInvestment175.782.178.381.086.775.081.881.883.30.00.00.00.00.00.090.9

axp:CardmemberReceivables



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-31
Value9554232221111111
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsSubsequentDefaultRecordedInvestment124.317.921.719.013.325.018.218.216.70.00.00.00.00.00.09.1

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentsGainLossByHedgingRelationship, us-gaap:IncomeStatementLocation

us-gaap:GainLossOnFairValueHedgesRecognizedInEarnings

us-gaap:InterestRateContract, us-gaap:FairValueHedging, us-gaap:InterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value14-446-28-2-9
Percentage of GainLossOnFairValueHedgesRecognizedInEarnings100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value452198622662219195818312118209120821821182719491817116117353016218414541938223023162225224623122208198020041995190992918701879177317481711176517321477164015951252961918418544
Percentage of IncomeLossFromContinuingOperationsBeforeIncomeTaxesMinorityInterestAndIncomeLossFromEquityMethodInvestments100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInAccountsPayableAndOtherOperatingLiabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-31
Value-6229193-4450-726100-62542315249-431430820991167-20692100-269-403-3567501591-91-1230801651535607-893-42663014946-3953236772650215472331484-371-106
Percentage of IncreaseDecreaseInAccountsPayableAndOtherOperatingLiabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInDeposits



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value4701-16721-267289266619197512206316635533931735-436-905-13677735707215422337841542546-547918-11081956-794114126161187-1770267477791053420111351-1324518232492377921192647
Percentage of IncreaseDecreaseInDeposits100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IncreaseDecreaseInOtherOperatingAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value-309304-14043161-325-161-34285-75318168-349-77-222339-232-194-248-659-957200-98-274-4781097-468-634-330722-232-407-473401-338401171166544-14525-239396-453-230
Percentage of IncreaseDecreaseInOtherOperatingAssets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToCallOptionsAndWarrants



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-30
Value1022012220334-13320344066707770676-16761676133
Percentage of IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToCallOptionsAndWarrants100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestAndDividendIncomeOperating



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value304630853080296529542866273825402462231622422052194318211764188520051947190418371857182918151759177617821767169417621737173916711707175217541728172717951794179819051272129712881474
Percentage of InterestAndDividendIncomeOperating100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CorporateAndEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value130187219176
Percentage of InterestAndDividendIncomeOperating4.36.17.46.4

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-30
Value4994854684544354163933773573513343192962823103214334443443333323232222
Percentage of InterestAndDividendIncomeOperating16.415.715.815.415.215.215.515.315.415.716.316.416.316.016.416.00.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.20.10.20.10.20.10.10.10.1

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



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axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



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us-gaap:InterestAndDividendIncomeSecurities



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us-gaap:InterestAndFeeIncomeLoansAndLeases



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us-gaap:InterestExpenseDeposits



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us-gaap:InterestIncomeDepositsWithFinancialInstitutions



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us-gaap:InterestIncomeExpenseNet



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us-gaap:LaborAndRelatedExpense



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us-gaap:MarketingAndAdvertisingExpense



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us-gaap:NoninterestExpense



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us-gaap:NoninterestIncome



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axp:ProductOrServices

axp:OtherNonInterestRevenue



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us-gaap:CreditCard



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value1110944
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us-gaap:CreditCardMerchantDiscount



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value58386195
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us-gaap:FinancialServiceOther



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
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axp:CorporateAndEliminations



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axp:GlobalCommercialServices



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axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value38944048400137413826368036783491353533613345
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axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value13461563156515251530149415131532155414911518
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us-gaap:OccupancyNet



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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeAvailableforsaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-31
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustmentNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent



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us-gaap:AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-31
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us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeForeignCurrencyTransactionAndTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent



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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentTaxPortionAttributableToParent



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Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-30
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us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



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us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-09-302018-06-30
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossCashFlowHedgeGainLossAfterReclassificationTax



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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-30
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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
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us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossNetOfTaxPortionAttributableToParent

us-gaap:AccumulatedDefinedBenefitPlansAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value6-10213-27-2791285479
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us-gaap:AccumulatedNetUnrealizedInvestmentGainLoss



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
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us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value-259-55-7-2-93-21-10247-11211242
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us-gaap:AccumulatedTranslationAdjustment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value-32231-59-368-87-19-9630-15510733
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossPensionAndOtherPostretirementBenefitPlansTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-30
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us-gaap:OtherComprehensiveIncomeLossTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-31
Value290-884442-4381041-52134-127-54-33768-26112-20
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us-gaap:OtherNoncashIncomeExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-30
Value-333193-134-348-137-802181-8825473661
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us-gaap:OtherNoninterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
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us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromBusinessesAndInterestInAffiliates



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Value0821797120831647513614628296297155334815599921103625-211801110-1455202855771460025400
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us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromLoansAndLeases



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
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us-gaap:PaymentsForProceedsFromOtherInvestingActivities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value0-400-1480000
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us-gaap:StatementClassOfStock

us-gaap:PreferredStockDividendsPerShareDeclared

us-gaap:SeriesBPreferredStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312018-09-302018-06-30
Value14.0926.00.026.026.00.026.0
Percentage of PreferredStockDividendsPerShareDeclared100.0100.00.0100.0100.00.0100.0

us-gaap:SeriesCPreferredStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-30
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Percentage of PreferredStockDividendsPerShareDeclared173.90.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:ProceedsFromIssuanceOfCommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-30
Value169114719191938114738133199364112426895411158-40233169512262755024138231877720122928880174121830
Percentage of ProceedsFromIssuanceOfCommonStock100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0

us-gaap:ProceedsFromMaturitiesPrepaymentsAndCallsOfAvailableForSaleSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value43762257264619922271628668317886296696642860122064234122627083055243915044117135443625541418747730633044913602171293320430681973310839171591370827544
Percentage of ProceedsFromMaturitiesPrepaymentsAndCallsOfAvailableForSaleSecurities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProceedsFromSaleOfPropertyPlantAndEquipment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value027133010000100011100151703-22-267340111103123-116113279
Percentage of ProceedsFromSaleOfPropertyPlantAndEquipment0.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.00.00.00.00.0100.00.00.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProfessionalFees



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value439594491512494671489508457564494511711691853690745663908701636561
Percentage of ProfessionalFees100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProvisionForDoubtfulAccounts



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-31
Value5972482382242532362142452422052141632132001741531691952031651741981961832151991942011952111901631782371741611981838996227
Percentage of ProvisionForDoubtfulAccounts100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProvisionForLoanAndLeaseLosses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value187673060460352567956052849959653140433740431928522736130928523534126528225030828236427539626427721214948176-1203726254068856098913031414
Percentage of ProvisionForLoanAndLeaseLosses100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, axp:Netwriteoffsaxis

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, axp:NetwriteoffsmemberdomainMemberDomain



Period End2020-03-312019-03-31
Value1876525
Percentage of ProvisionForLoanAndLeaseLosses100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProvisionForLoanLeaseAndOtherLosses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value2621102487986180995481780677583376958457362550446343457252946742058248848948552849259349763847946141240924935797239373652943748117815841803
Percentage of ProvisionForLoanLeaseAndOtherLosses100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ProvisionForOtherLosses



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302009-06-302009-03-31
Value1484637343139433334322417232111253816171711432724202116282731252122232720191922162847464453
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us-gaap:RevenuesNetOfInterestExpense



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-31
Value1031011365109891083810364104741014410002971888398436830778898022777482358088
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us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CorporateAndEliminations



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-03-312018-09-30
Value-142-52-47-28
Percentage of RevenuesNetOfInterestExpense-1.4-0.5-0.5-0.3

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value30873385337832333288317831663044163129262927
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axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value59775993583455545625541653025113507748614714
Percentage of RevenuesNetOfInterestExpense58.054.553.853.653.753.453.052.657.457.656.7

axp:GlobalMerchantAndNetworkServices



Period End2020-03-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-30
Value13881663167316271627157815881600161915471574
Percentage of RevenuesNetOfInterestExpense13.515.115.415.715.515.615.916.518.318.318.9

us-gaap:StockholdersEquityOther



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value36-59-58-9627-55-70-827
Percentage of StockholdersEquityOther100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value-11-59-59-97-12-57-71-81-15
Percentage of StockholdersEquityOther-30.6100.0101.7101.0-44.4103.6101.498.8-214.3

us-gaap:CommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value0.00.00.00.0-1000000.00.00.0-1000000.00.0
Percentage of StockholdersEquityOther0.0-0.0-0.0-0.0-3.7-0.0-0.01.20.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value470114021022
Percentage of StockholdersEquityOther130.6-0.0-1.7-1.0148.1-3.6-1.4-0.0314.3

us-gaap:TreasuryStockValueAcquiredCostMethod



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value87512601450630124579078000
Percentage of TreasuryStockValueAcquiredCostMethod100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.00.0

us-gaap:StatementEquityComponents

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-03-31
Value105154170802671111050
Percentage of TreasuryStockValueAcquiredCostMethod12.012.211.712.721.414.113.50.0

us-gaap:CommonStock



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-03-31
Value22213120
Percentage of TreasuryStockValueAcquiredCostMethod0.20.20.10.20.20.10.30.0

us-gaap:RetainedEarnings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-31
Value7681104127854997567867300
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axp:Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossavailableforsalesecuritiestax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value291113123-1-8-41
Percentage of Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossavailableforsalesecuritiestax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossdefinedbenefitplanstax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value196-208175-177181170167170179
Percentage of Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossdefinedbenefitplanstax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossforeigncurrencytranslationadjustmenttax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value-59-319-266-307-336-300-377-378-363
Percentage of Accumulatedothercomprehensiveincomelossforeigncurrencytranslationadjustmenttax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecuritiesAndOther



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value4957832883708457641045996024470633403111320133113512310836793891383837583946458344164430474948314693489249695073554253185779603663086787895613535
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecuritiesAndOther100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel1



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value000000465128931661104511181119113646054136838540930235135235034935027132023228533733833933933834000
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecuritiesAndOther0.00.00.00.00.00.077.261.549.733.634.933.832.314.814.79.510.010.97.77.78.07.97.37.25.86.54.75.66.16.45.95.65.45.00.00.0

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value4957832883708457641045991373181316792066208321922376264831383523345333493644423240644080440044814422457247374788520549805440569759706447895613535
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecuritiesAndOther100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.022.838.550.366.465.166.267.785.285.390.590.089.192.392.392.092.192.792.894.293.595.394.493.993.694.194.494.695.0100.0100.0

axp:CardMemberCreditBalances



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value1452790705743
Percentage of CardMemberCreditBalances100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:CummulativeFairValueHedgingAdjustmentOfHedgedItemInFairValueHedge



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-31
Value814217322199-81-241513-451-392-182
Percentage of CummulativeFairValueHedgingAdjustmentOfHedgedItemInFairValueHedge100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesAvailableforsale



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value503284068445854246473159
Percentage of DebtandEquitySecuritiesAvailableforsale100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:DebtandEquitySecuritiesAvailableforsaleAmortizedCost



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value489383398381847146593158
Percentage of DebtandEquitySecuritiesAvailableforsaleAmortizedCost100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

dei:LegalEntity

axp:DirectAndIndirectOwnershipOfVariableInterests

axp:AmericanExpressChargeTrust



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-31
Value38008300750078007800700054005200710046006500650048004500200025004400
Percentage of DirectAndIndirectOwnershipOfVariableInterests100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:AmericanExpressLendingTrust



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-31
Value121001290011300138001230015500770077009200116001070098001050015100133001390014700
Percentage of DirectAndIndirectOwnershipOfVariableInterests318.4155.4150.7176.9157.7221.4142.6148.1129.6252.2164.6150.8218.8335.6665.0556.0334.1

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

axp:FinancialInstrumentsLiabilitiesWhichCarryingValuesEqualOrApproximateFairValue

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value8600092000860009000081000
Percentage of FinancialInstrumentsLiabilitiesWhichCarryingValuesEqualOrApproximateFairValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value86000920008600090000880008100082000770007700076000690006700065000670006300063000650006700062000620005900061000600006000060000600005800055000
Percentage of FinancialInstrumentsLiabilitiesWhichCarryingValuesEqualOrApproximateFairValue100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value86000920008600090000880008100082000770007700076000690006700065000670006300063000650006700062000620005900061000600006000060000600005800055000
Percentage of FinancialInstrumentsLiabilitiesWhichCarryingValuesEqualOrApproximateFairValue100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

axp:LoansAndReceivablesImpairedTroubledDebtRestructuringAmountNonAccrualStatus



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value11109712654456791114161518252831348794919293181294320333351411410517559619655586
Percentage of LoansAndReceivablesImpairedTroubledDebtRestructuringAmountNonAccrualStatus100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:LoansAndReceivablesImpairedTroubledDebtRestructuringAmountOverNinetyDaysAccrualOfInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-31
Value27262121201717151515151820201919182019181826202327262085664445877
Percentage of LoansAndReceivablesImpairedTroubledDebtRestructuringAmountOverNinetyDaysAccrualOfInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

axp:LoansNet

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel3, us-gaap:PortionAtOtherThanFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value8100091000
Percentage of LoansNet100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value77000900008600085000830008300079000770007400074000690006700064000650006100060000580005900069000690006700070000660006600063000670006200064000
Percentage of LoansNet95.198.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:PortionAtOtherThanFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value8100091000
Percentage of LoansNet100.0100.0

axp:Loansandreceivablesimpairedtroubleddebtrestructuringamountincompliance



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value197188174165156148138132141
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesimpairedtroubleddebtrestructuringamountincompliance100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Loansandreceivablesimpairedtroubleddebtrestructuringamountnotincompliance



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value777261555150444345
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesimpairedtroubleddebtrestructuringamountnotincompliance100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value274259235220207198182175186
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value4138353329
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram15.014.714.915.014.6

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value185175158145137131
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram67.567.667.265.966.266.2

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value3430282825
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram12.411.611.912.712.6

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value141614141213
Percentage of Loansandreceivablesmodifiedastroubleddebtrestructuringoutofprogram5.16.26.06.45.86.6

axp:MarginOnInterestRateSwapNotNetted



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value80-47877670-849911812514615217017316914415914014915512611111497665026330
Percentage of MarginOnInterestRateSwapNotNetted100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0

axp:OtherLoansAllowance



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312015-12-31
Value24115214013312912411110191806454514220
Percentage of OtherLoansAllowance100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:OtherLoansReceivableNetAmount



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value495446263676
Percentage of OtherLoansReceivableNetAmount100.0100.0100.0

axp:ThirdPartyCertificatesOfDeposit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302011-12-31
Value8715807695981092712189126671521916308164531668417229149971161711925128791346013676138561105394097384783863715907632569298884797382808851903210781
Percentage of ThirdPartyCertificatesOfDeposit100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:ThirdPartySweepAccounts



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302011-12-31
Value16403161211619115731154691616915615146181459114777122741145498029120892696981068110942894089088933894989098899885088638792892410634113601026810948
Percentage of ThirdPartySweepAccounts100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsPayableCurrentAndNoncurrent



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value79771273812866165181616212255156051380014038146571224012106117001119011372117291202711822113401105610643113001151011645118441061511361143131423010006130931176811377104581058510931101189691105109503919589268428
Percentage of AccountsPayableCurrentAndNoncurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccountsReceivableNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-31
Value4426956794560105809256227553205497254424536765352651002489304715446841448214480044027436714389044459432744438644685448934424043777430684371142961423384191041148410834045239371397283722936880
Percentage of AccountsReceivableNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value38008200
Percentage of AccountsReceivableNet8.614.4

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value903338359-8-29-18-1101113137506560586976969694105102631051532803153403193082882621495857305201176507-699
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossAvailableForSaleSecuritiesAdjustmentNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossDefinedBenefitPensionAndOtherPostretirementPlansNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value575581479480483456429438439467521528537529509516522548480487493516351358372399428434461488447461475481445459467464430434442469459
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossDefinedBenefitPensionAndOtherPostretirementPlansNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value-2511-2189-2220-2161-2125-2133-2046-2027-1931-1961-1806-1913-1946-2262-2159-2170-2040-2044-1963-1743-1754-1499-1285-1118-1124-1090-1016-1027-799-754-728-809-610-682-619-441-437-503-480-787-753-722-368
Percentage of AccumulatedOtherComprehensiveIncomeLossForeignCurrencyTranslationAdjustmentNetOfTax100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AdditionalPaidInCapital



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value11680117741186911980119631221812272123061222512210123181245612593127331279012868130891334813487136391367012874122161224712337122021219312242122201206712166122731243612217121501228112189119371171511586113021114410496
Percentage of AdditionalPaidInCapital100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivable



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value459619615616608573544558565521512475491467437423446462441420429465432413414386396386410428409392424438388415421386364440498546810
Percentage of AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivable100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613



Period End2020-01-012019-12-312018-12-31
Value-493126573
Percentage of AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivable0.020.4100.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements, us-gaap:SubsequentEventType

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613, us-gaap:SubsequentEvent



Period End2020-01-01
Value500
Percentage of AllowanceForDoubtfulAccountsReceivable0.0

us-gaap:AssetsFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value7238874990679002671251613369
Percentage of AssetsFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel1



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value74777338111046
Percentage of AssetsFairValueDisclosure1.00.90.80.40.00.031.0

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value7164867289948964671151602323
Percentage of AssetsFairValueDisclosure99.099.199.299.6100.0100.069.0

us-gaap:AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value4838828483198410
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:CorporateDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value242727282828
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis0.50.30.30.30.00.0

us-gaap:ForeignGovernmentDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value574578610620474581
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis11.97.07.37.40.00.0

us-gaap:MortgageBackedSecuritiesIssuedByUSGovernmentSponsoredEnterprises



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value373941455067
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis0.80.50.50.50.00.0

us-gaap:USGovernmentAgenciesDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value8910101011
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis0.20.10.10.10.00.0

us-gaap:USStatesAndPoliticalSubdivisions



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value1942362303245941369
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis4.02.82.83.90.00.0

us-gaap:USTreasurySecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value400173957401738334521051
Percentage of AvailableForSaleDebtSecuritiesAmortizedCostBasis82.789.389.087.80.00.0

us-gaap:AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value4957832883708457459931113108371043818945997413535166951685920208
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancialInstrument

us-gaap:CorporateDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value242727282828
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities0.50.30.30.30.60.9

us-gaap:ForeignGovernmentDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value576579611621474581
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities11.67.07.37.310.318.7

us-gaap:MortgageBackedSecuritiesIssuedByUSGovernmentSponsoredEnterprises



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value404143475169
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities0.80.50.50.61.12.2

us-gaap:USGovernmentAgenciesDebtSecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value891010344011
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities0.20.10.10.174.80.4

us-gaap:USStatesAndPoliticalSubdivisions



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value2042432403335961377
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities4.12.92.93.913.044.3

us-gaap:USTreasurySecurities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value4105742974397418101045
Percentage of AvailableForSaleSecuritiesDebtSecurities82.889.288.987.70.233.6

us-gaap:CashAndDueFromBanks



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value22863402316947004026325343233423362751482820270924593278252428112761293526132442228626282300264324932212219038733433202038173053306335141942225319272498215918503298811574
Percentage of CashAndDueFromBanks100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CashCashEquivalentsAndFederalFundsSold



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312009-09-302008-12-312007-12-31
Value360952393224266268693317727445302312974331092329272616830442293662520826520337672504522762199382107123572222882126418430207401948622286231292796422250251432207227082248932494523082220271670921341206872109815542196902054716740
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsAndFederalFundsSold100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel1, us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value3500023000230002600026000
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsAndFederalFundsSold97.096.194.896.894.7

us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302013-12-31
Value360002400024000270003300027000300003000031000330002600030000290002500027000340002500023000200002100024000220002100019000
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsAndFederalFundsSold99.7100.398.9100.599.598.499.2100.999.7100.299.498.598.899.2101.8100.799.8101.0100.399.7101.898.798.897.5

us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value36000240002400027000330002700030000300003100033000260003000029000250002700034000250002300020000210002400022000210001800021000190002200022000
Percentage of CashCashEquivalentsAndFederalFundsSold99.7100.398.9100.599.598.499.2100.999.7100.299.498.598.899.2101.8100.799.8101.0100.399.7101.898.798.897.7101.397.598.798.9

us-gaap:CashEquivalentsAtCarryingValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value14713816694116652113150701289137014101151100857738525860913935347019238833849822922723733816870215807395654
Percentage of CashEquivalentsAtCarryingValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption



Period End2020-01-012016-12-312016-01-01
Value-8825555
Percentage of CumulativeEffectOfNewAccountingPrincipleInPeriodOfAdoption100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:Deposits



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value77962732877329872590728576996069301673916666564452612905772653790530425350054404557645499749301471664492844171427034213642671417634248740515413013980337195359613821937898331423229131756297272836528352281202628915486
Percentage of Deposits100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DepositsForeign



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302016-12-31
Value272629343637384755474674
Percentage of DepositsForeign100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk

us-gaap:DerivativeAmountOfHedgedItem

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value21300227002280022200226002370023600
Percentage of DerivativeAmountOfHedgedItem100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:LongtermDebtType

us-gaap:FairValueHedging, axp:FixedRateDebtObligations



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value2060022600
Percentage of DerivativeAmountOfHedgedItem96.799.6

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:DerivativeAssetCollateralObligationToReturnCashOffset

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-31
Value62918528119146282221654
Percentage of DerivativeAssetCollateralObligationToReturnCashOffset100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossAssetIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-31
Value2206343622460255514327510210765
Percentage of DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossAssetIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation

us-gaap:OtherAssets, us-gaap:ForeignExchangeContract, us-gaap:Nondesignated



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value826134143162147258
Percentage of DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossAssetIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement37.439.123.035.257.650.2

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation

us-gaap:OtherAssets, us-gaap:DesignatedAsHedgingInstrument



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value1380209479298256
Percentage of DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossAssetIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement62.660.977.064.849.8

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-31
Value2206343622460255514327510210765
Percentage of DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossAssetIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossLiability



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value2669090
Percentage of DerivativeAssetFairValueGrossLiability100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:DerivativeAssets

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value13116821013610439618338066124126118106555365613180282485251526711571177251329255593
Percentage of DerivativeAssets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation

us-gaap:OtherAssets, us-gaap:ForeignExchangeContract, us-gaap:DesignatedAsHedgingInstrument



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value76324202107222
Percentage of DerivativeAssets58.235.396.278.756.1

us-gaap:OtherAssets, us-gaap:InterestRateContract, us-gaap:DesignatedAsHedgingInstrument



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value61718527719134
Percentage of DerivativeAssets47.1272.1131.9140.48.6

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilities

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value1533416068222461004320093227361318551422203369488155903893174181177234285
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities, us-gaap:ForeignExchangeContract, us-gaap:DesignatedAsHedgingInstrument



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value63186466061
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities41.254.576.788.2132.6

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities, us-gaap:InterestRateContract, us-gaap:DesignatedAsHedgingInstrument



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value000074
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilities0.00.00.00.0160.9

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityCollateralRightToReclaimCashOffset

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-31
Value092935781801274568
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityCollateralRightToReclaimCashOffset0.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossAsset



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value2669090
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossAsset100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossLiabilityIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-31
Value419440193210362214402279218280
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossLiabilityIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities, us-gaap:ForeignExchangeContract, us-gaap:Nondesignated



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value35625414715079
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossLiabilityIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement85.057.776.271.436.9

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation, us-gaap:HedgingDesignation

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities, us-gaap:DesignatedAsHedgingInstrument



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value631864660135
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossLiabilityIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement15.042.323.828.663.1

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-31
Value419440193210362214402279218280
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityFairValueGrossLiabilityIncludingNotSubjectToMasterNettingArrangement100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:DerivativeInstrumentRisk

us-gaap:DerivativeLiabilityNotionalAmount

us-gaap:NetInvestmentHedging



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value100009800100009700950096009500
Percentage of DerivativeLiabilityNotionalAmount100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNi



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value757875854848
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNi100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:BalanceSheetLocation

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value25282537
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNi33.335.933.343.5

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel1



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value747773381
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNi98.798.797.344.72.1

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value1124747
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNi1.31.32.755.397.9

us-gaap:EquitySecuritiesFvNiCost



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-312017-12-31
Value555562615151
Percentage of EquitySecuritiesFvNiCost100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-312016-12-312015-12-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value85576267659752646241436926123019933435336738642845654369175079282090791810371201
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value11297867759
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment13.112.712.712.912.8

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value557500447395354313
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment65.165.666.166.267.367.7

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value123109958461
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment14.414.314.114.113.2

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value635648413529
Percentage of FinancingReceivableModificationsRecordedInvestment7.47.37.16.96.76.3

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment90DaysPastDueAndStillAccruing



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value407428392371391387341352366327302266266260235244217216241218225218220236243224182149146132122117124131136185
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment90DaysPastDueAndStillAccruing100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value4644454343
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment90DaysPastDueAndStillAccruing11.310.311.511.611.1

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value361384347328348344
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment90DaysPastDueAndStillAccruing88.789.788.588.489.088.9

us-gaap:StatementGeographical, us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:NonUs, axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value8293807969
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment90DaysPastDueAndStillAccruing20.121.720.421.317.8

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value627587210168720687456691668442
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value155412256020405209231966721207
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent24.831.329.730.429.431.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value13597138981363212195
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent21.719.319.817.8

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value15382171131709016460
Percentage of FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentCurrent24.523.724.924.0

us-gaap:GuaranteeObligationsCurrentCarryingValue



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value242928303446424246525450868690858286102111114125120161161160183186187186197194196218215213214213186
Percentage of GuaranteeObligationsCurrentCarryingValue100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:GuaranteeObligationsMaximumExposure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value100010001000100010001000100010001000100010001000510004800048000500004900048000460004500045000450004300045000450004400043000450004600045000460005200052000700006800068000690006900067000
Percentage of GuaranteeObligationsMaximumExposure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value186017871629148414231326117811161078973907852855830787796692678779767778793761801851900926104912691313135513941509158415992022
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value255233220201174
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment13.713.013.513.513.1

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value137113431224111610891024
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment73.775.275.175.276.577.2

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value15713912311286
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment8.47.87.67.56.5

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value777262554742
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRecordedInvestment4.14.03.83.73.33.2

us-gaap:ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value326168146128115101857564606969888884817273848282102102106116122125187232244231263291294297342
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value6422201714
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance19.613.113.713.313.9

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value2351371181039380
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance72.181.580.880.580.979.2

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value186555
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance5.53.63.43.95.0

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value933332
Percentage of ImpairedFinancingReceivableRelatedAllowance2.81.82.12.32.62.0

us-gaap:InterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value7645972445725357180872110691446857266636659136366660573570125312352316527675366654934541024851346334441424327941883412954185340831419473998840786396493703835805375373727132510315803105429053276752763425579
Percentage of InterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value252322272728283542343229345888898782106123113115108108110121125123126135140139667612621682682640663690680
Percentage of InterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestBearingDepositsInBanks



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value3366220392210812210029110240262585626207273152770922059263632549720779229883037921899195691671618490209331919018772153991790916776198671902924294198922115818949238042057222608203611954913557187841842318893105976554
Percentage of InterestBearingDepositsInBanks100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestBearingDomesticDepositCertificatesOfDeposits



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-31
Value23601854175714931107817610374325290290285284291290287282281291300317333355382402489654701722725757817965893
Percentage of InterestBearingDomesticDepositCertificatesOfDeposits100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:InterestBearingDomesticDepositSavings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-31
Value48981463944498943657433453949137128353363454431915307803027631420309803067230221302952902328229277172750826159262482610726276245502361722390211501871316981156111579514649
Percentage of InterestBearingDomesticDepositSavings100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value419440193210362214218
Percentage of LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312017-12-31
Value419440193210362214218
Percentage of LiabilitiesFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableAllowance



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value523623832232216821212134193718401786170615021320124812231114109110121028116411321130120111461170119112611281134213671471145915471680187421392560292136464866531457992570
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableAllowance100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:AdjustmentsForNewAccountingPronouncements

us-gaap:AccountingStandardsUpdate201613



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-03-312018-12-31
Value5236402721212134
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableAllowance100.0169.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableImpairedNonperformingNonaccrualOfInterest



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value324338326296299279241220217199190190184169162173149150175205220241188198222248288357432431441457478535426477543636146717201080
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableImpairedNonperformingNonaccrualOfInterest100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value5654544843
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableImpairedNonperformingNonaccrualOfInterest17.316.016.616.215.4

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-31
Value268284272248250236
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableImpairedNonperformingNonaccrualOfInterest82.784.083.483.883.684.6

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value7770087381836558323081854
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value281033223033194
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome36.236.940.6

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value63849732666981069458
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome82.283.883.484.9

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalCorporatePayments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value56363645
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome0.10.00.00.1

axp:CardmemberLoans, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value13795140791380912351
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome17.816.116.515.1

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value1385114115138451348712396
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome17.816.216.616.215.1

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value6384973266698106974369458
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetOfDeferredIncome82.283.883.483.884.9

us-gaap:LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetReportedAmount



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-31
Value7246484998814238106278874797207566673579710347169366376646516232064042595045879656394575456773167823657056918464911651686282565977616896173260919637586029159432584176074756068561895484257204
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetReportedAmount100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value2770032000
Percentage of LoansAndLeasesReceivableNetReportedAmount38.237.6

us-gaap:Range

us-gaap:LossContingencyEstimateOfPossibleLoss

srt:Maximum



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value190190250240
Percentage of LossContingencyEstimateOfPossibleLoss100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value81541535838636841235535835339533734832236733334340547835635435641833633631736017818717410884444317121313
Percentage of NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:CreditBalances

axp:CardmemberCreditBalances



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-31
Value7913893293513343763213233193583003092863312973113723893123143173723043062983401601661550
Percentage of NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesDomestic97.193.791.990.990.891.390.490.290.490.689.088.888.890.289.290.791.981.487.688.789.089.090.591.194.094.489.988.889.10.0

us-gaap:NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value66340438336935237634636235735734833731130131230633833532635531735937639739145123721721599911117251717151517
Percentage of NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

axp:CreditBalances

axp:CardmemberCreditBalances



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-31
Value6614013763623433673363503443443343252992852972933173233143433063473613813734372282072060
Percentage of NoninterestBearingDepositLiabilitiesForeign99.799.398.298.197.497.697.196.796.496.496.096.496.194.795.295.893.896.496.396.696.596.796.096.095.496.996.295.495.80.0

us-gaap:NoninterestbearingDomesticDepositOther



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302016-12-31
Value242629353436343534373736
Percentage of NoninterestbearingDomesticDepositOther100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:NotesReceivableGross



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302009-12-31
Value44728574135662558708568355589355516549825424154047515144940547645473084525845223444734413344331448794370344851451174530644654441634346444097433714276642319415404150740890401433765037266351153462833743
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value381582848539
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross8.514.415.3

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value15816228442068421455
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross35.439.836.538.4

us-gaap:FinancingReceivableRecordedInvestmentByClassOfFinancingReceivable, us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments, us-gaap:Subsegments

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalCorporatePayments



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value13209171651856217710
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross29.529.932.831.7

axp:CardmemberReceivables, axp:GlobalCommercialServices, axp:GlobalSmallBusinessServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302018-12-31
Value15703174041737916728
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross35.130.330.729.9

us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments

axp:GlobalCommercialServices



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302010-12-31
Value289123456935941375163690634438366003593835511331013381032073311842904029606290542857813777157481585315697145831644016460166381439115853158931570413671153931498515298128291386611259
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross64.660.263.563.964.961.665.965.465.561.265.664.965.561.465.464.264.331.235.535.335.932.536.436.337.332.636.536.036.232.036.436.136.931.40.030.2

axp:GlobalConsumerServicesGroup



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302017-12-31
Value158162284420684211921992921455189161904420946
Percentage of NotesReceivableGross35.439.836.536.135.138.434.134.638.8

us-gaap:NotesReceivableNet



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value49544626434040593676
Percentage of NotesReceivableNet100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:OtherAssets



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value184481473112139111481088610471112661176210429975512445104821010410561108361034898661006911107113821047111342108451071211253112281022210647118211141812144124591178012655119771227412445153681343213173124991321312607
Percentage of OtherAssets100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:OtherAssetsFairValueDisclosure

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value4900060000600006200058000
Percentage of OtherAssetsFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value49000600006000062000600005800059000590005700057000560005200050000510004800048000470004700048000490004600048000480004900049000480004700047000
Percentage of OtherAssetsFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value49000600006000062000600005800059000590005700057000560005200050000510004800048000470004700048000490004600048000480004900049000480004700047000
Percentage of OtherAssetsFairValueDisclosure100.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:OtherLiabilities



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value23030249482183922826232872027923064227012289222148204821811617007187771707717002173801757217383165941684617851168001640016246169101717518310180771755718355171191695118070163951603915244159461510414030128211381014592
Percentage of OtherLiabilities100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PreferredStockParOrStatedValuePerShare



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-31
Value1.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.671.6671.6671.6671.671.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.6671.661.66
Percentage of PreferredStockParOrStatedValuePerShare100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:PreferredStockSharesAuthorized



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312013-12-31
Value202020202020202020202020202020202020202020200
Percentage of PreferredStockSharesAuthorized100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.0

us-gaap:PreferredStockSharesIssued



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-31
Value1600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.0750.00.00.00.00.0
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us-gaap:PreferredStockSharesOutstanding



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312013-12-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-31
Value1600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.01600.0750.00.00.00.00.0
Percentage of PreferredStockSharesOutstanding100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.00.00.00.00.0

us-gaap:RestrictedCashAndCashEquivalents



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-03-312012-12-312011-12-312010-12-312009-12-31
Value251351410884634543631032152041533618165555286612353747774815785438444686984865856858441722192
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us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312018-12-31
Value20138570
Percentage of RestrictedCashAndCashEquivalents80.116.519.3

us-gaap:ConsolidatedEntities, dei:LegalEntity

us-gaap:VariableInterestEntityPrimaryBeneficiary, axp:AmericanExpressLendingTrust



Period End2020-03-312019-12-31
Value201385
Percentage of RestrictedCashAndCashEquivalents80.116.5

us-gaap:SecuritiesPurchasedUnderAgreementsToResell



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value230873162308645555494886102741152431293341222202226204232297241143129177118586865556470433478434372360321291212141
Percentage of SecuritiesPurchasedUnderAgreementsToResell100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:ShortTermBorrowings



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-302010-03-312009-12-312008-12-31
Value3497644228182827202831002292197218523278235234263600558128612343259648123160448623613480338234362821502132472961335933144027355337583424364937023375341419192609193123448993
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us-gaap:SignificantChangeInUnrecognizedTaxBenefitsIsReasonablyPossibleAmountOfUnrecordedBenefit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value11311383112
Percentage of SignificantChangeInUnrecognizedTaxBenefitsIsReasonablyPossibleAmountOfUnrecordedBenefit100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesAfterYearFive



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
Value1400239203850237122250191298673414714328017216684195193191951373226190363224223222459438435432534512
Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesAfterYearFive100.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.00.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value1400239203
Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesAfterYearFive100.00.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesRemainderOfFiscalYear



Period End2020-03-31
Value4191
Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesRemainderOfFiscalYear100.0

us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-31
Value4180
Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesRemainderOfFiscalYear99.7

us-gaap:NonUs



Period End2020-03-31
Value11
Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesRemainderOfFiscalYear0.3

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearFive



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
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us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value267251368354
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us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearFour



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
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Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesYearFour100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value50837423762341
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us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearThree



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
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us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value2747238522022008
Percentage of TimeDepositMaturitiesYearThree100.0100.0100.0100.0

us-gaap:TimeDepositMaturitiesYearTwo



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
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us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value3233230245484543
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us-gaap:NonUs



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value20119
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us-gaap:TimeDeposits



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302013-06-302013-03-312012-12-312012-09-302012-06-302012-03-312011-12-312011-09-302011-06-302011-03-312010-12-312010-09-302010-06-30
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us-gaap:FairValueByFairValueHierarchyLevel, us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:FairValueInputsLevel2, us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value1100010000110001200013000
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us-gaap:FairValueByMeasurementBasis

us-gaap:CarryingReportedAmountFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302013-12-312012-12-31
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us-gaap:EstimateOfFairValueFairValueDisclosure



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302019-03-312018-12-312018-09-302018-06-302018-03-312017-12-312017-09-302017-06-302017-03-312016-12-312016-09-302016-06-302016-03-312015-12-312015-09-302015-06-302015-03-312014-12-312014-09-302014-06-302014-03-312013-12-312013-09-302012-12-31
Value11000100001100012000130001300016000160001700017000180001500012000120001300014000140001400011000100008000800070006000700080001000010000
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us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value1107599301135512420
Percentage of TimeDeposits99.999.999.999.9

us-gaap:NonUs



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-30
Value13141417
Percentage of TimeDeposits0.10.10.10.1

us-gaap:TimeDepositsAtOrAboveFDICInsuranceLimit



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value843626597502285
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us-gaap:StatementGeographical

country:US



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value839622593496276
Percentage of TimeDepositsAtOrAboveFDICInsuranceLimit99.599.499.398.896.8

us-gaap:NonUs



Period End2020-03-312019-12-312019-09-302019-06-302018-12-31
Value44469
Percentage of TimeDepositsAtOrAboveFDICInsuranceLimit0.50.60.71.23.2

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us-gaap:NetIncomeLoss us-gaap:StatementBusinessSegments