Dec 5 (Reuters) - American Express Co:

* AMERICAN EXPRESS CEO STEPHEN SQUERI SAYS BILLINGS IN OCTOBER WAS NOT AS STRONG AS IN Q3 - CONFERENCE

* AMERICAN EXPRESS CEO SAYS BILLINGS IN NOVEMBER WAS IN LINE WITH Q3 LEVELS

* AMERICAN EXPRESS CEO SAYS NOT SEEING SLOWDOWN IN DEMAND FOR PREMIUM, FEE-PAYING CARDS

* AMERICAN EXPRESS CEO SAYS BASEL PROPOSALS WILL NOT IMPACT ABILITY TO RETURN CAPITAL TO SHAREHOLDERS Further company coverage: