American Express Co. /zigman2/quotes/203805826/composite AXP -2.99% disclosed Friday that total U.S. card-member loans as of April 30 was $62.9 billion, down 8.8% from the end of March. Within the total, consumer card-member loans fell 9.2% to $50.5 billion and small business loans fell 7.5% to $12.4 billion. Consumer loans that were 30 days past due made up 1.7% of the total as of April 30, the same as the end of March, while small business loans that were 30 days past due increased to 1.6% from 1.4%. The credit card and travel-related services company's stock fell 2.3% in midday trading. It has dropped 39.7% over the past three months, while the SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF /zigman2/quotes/209660484/composite XLF -2.55% has shed 32.6% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -1.77% has declined 20.0%.