Company Profile (NASDAQ:AMZN)

About, Inc. offers a range of products and services through its Websites. The Company's products include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. The Company has three segments: North America, International and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The Company's North America segment focuses on retail sales of consumer products from sellers and subscriptions, through its North America-focused Websites, such as, and The Company's International segment includes export sales from its internationally focused Websites, including export sales from its sites to customers in the United States, Mexico and Canada. The Company's AWS segment focuses on the sales of compute, storage, database and other AWS service offerings for start-ups, enterprises, government agencies and academic institutions. The Company offers Amazon Prime, which is an annual membership program.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Catalog & Mail Order Houses
  • Sub-Industry: Internet Retail
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AMZN
  • CUSIP: 02313510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $817.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $771.59
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $776.15
  • 52-Week Range: $474.00 - $847.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 185.50
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 88.11
  • P/E Growth: 4.74
  • Market Cap: $384.75B
  • Outstanding Shares: 475,166,000
  • Beta: 1.42
  • Net Margins: 1.64%
  • Return on Equity: 13.47%
  • Return on Assets: 3.21%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.46%
  • Current Ratio: 1.06%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.74%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for (NASDAQ:AMZN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 41 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.93)
Consensus Price Target: $927.29 (14.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for (NASDAQ:AMZN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/14/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$950.00View Rating Details
1/12/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$950.00View Rating Details
1/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$950.00 -> $1,000.00View Rating Details
1/8/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$850.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017Maxim GroupSet Price TargetBuy$940.00View Rating Details
1/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/3/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight$900.00View Rating Details
1/3/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$875.00View Rating Details
12/28/2016WedbushReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/28/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingTop PickView Rating Details
12/28/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/17/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$1,050.00View Rating Details
12/16/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
12/16/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$960.00 -> $1,125.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
12/9/2016Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$950.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$950.00View Rating Details
12/1/2016Morningstar, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/29/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/28/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$965.00 -> $960.00View Rating Details
11/1/2016Axiom SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$877.00 -> $953.00View Rating Details
10/31/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/31/2016NomuraSet Price TargetBuy$950.00View Rating Details
10/29/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweight$1,000.00 -> $975.00View Rating Details
10/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$985.00 -> $920.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingPositive$950.00 -> $1,250.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$950.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Atlantic SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$980.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$900.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$1,000.00 -> $950.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$950.00 -> $920.00View Rating Details
10/27/2016MKM PartnersReiterated RatingBuy$995.00View Rating Details
10/19/2016MacquarieSet Price TargetBuy$935.00View Rating Details
10/13/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
10/12/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$847.00View Rating Details
9/30/2016JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$840.00 -> $950.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$935.00 -> $935.00View Rating Details
9/16/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$1,000.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016BGC FinancialSet Price TargetNeutral$750.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016Brean CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
6/8/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$770.00View Rating Details
4/30/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/30/2016Monness Crespi & HardtReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/8/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
1/28/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$685.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$850.00 -> $800.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/18/2016 forward)


Earnings History for (NASDAQ:AMZN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q316$0.80$0.52$32.69 billion$32.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$1.11$1.78$29.54 billion$30.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.58$1.07$27.97 million$29.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$1.56$1.00$35.99 billion$35.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315($0.13)$0.17$24.91 billion$25.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215($0.14)$0.19$22.35 billion$23.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115($0.12)($0.12)$22.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.18$0.45$29.73 billion$29.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314($0.74)($0.95)$20.85 billion$20.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214($0.14)($0.24)$19.32 billion$19.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.23$0.23$19.42 billion$19.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.67$0.51$26.06 billion$25.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313($0.09)($0.09)$16.77 billion$17.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.05($0.08)$15.73 billion$15.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.08$0.18$16.15 billion$16.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.27$0.21$22.27 billion$21.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012($0.10)($0.23)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.01$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.07$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.17$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.23$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.60$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.88$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for (NASDAQ:AMZN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.8 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.19 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.57$0.66$0.62
Q2 20166$0.38$1.27$0.86
Q3 20166$0.83$1.15$1.01
Q4 20166$1.47$2.90$2.00
Q1 20172$1.31$1.58$1.45
Q2 20172$0.50$2.41$1.46
Q3 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q4 20171$2.54$2.54$2.54
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for (NASDAQ:AMZN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for (NASDAQ:AMZN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 17.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 64.48%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/9/2016Jeffrey A WilkeCEOSell4,890$767.15$3,751,363.50View SEC Filing  
9/22/2016Andrew R JassyCEOSell14,000$800.00$11,200,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Andrew R JassyCEOSell2,305$769.75$1,774,273.75View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016David ZapolskyInsiderSell2,019$769.67$1,553,963.73View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Shelley ReynoldsVPSell625$770.10$481,312.50View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Jeffrey P BezosCEOSell1,000,000$756.74$756,740,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Jeffrey M BlackburnInsiderSell10,000$760.98$7,609,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Patricia Q StonesiferDirectorSell6,250$726.27$4,539,187.50View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Andrew R JassyCEOSell2,305$703.73$1,622,097.65View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Brian T OlsavskyCFOSell4,510$703.60$3,173,236.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016David ZapolskySVPSell2,019$703.90$1,421,174.10View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Shelley ReynoldsVPSell626$704.67$441,123.42View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Thomas O RyderDirectorSell4,000$707.66$2,830,640.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Jeffrey P BezosCEOSell1,000,000$671.29$671,290,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016David ZapolskySVPSell1,110$677.36$751,869.60View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Patricia Q StonesiferDirectorSell6,250$577.94$3,612,125.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Diego PiacentiniSVPSell5,000$555.00$2,775,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Andrew R. JassySVPSell2,952$519.08$1,532,324.16View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Brian T. OlsavskyCFOSell2,098$519.14$1,089,155.72View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Shelley ReynoldsVPSell720$518.78$373,521.60View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Thomas O. RyderDirectorSell4,000$516.93$2,067,720.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Patricia Q. StonesiferDirectorSell6,250$678.86$4,242,875.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Diego PiacentiniSVPSell17,016$630.89$10,735,224.24View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Thomas O. RyderDirectorSell4,000$636.84$2,547,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Patricia Q. StonesiferDirectorSell6,250$505.13$3,157,062.50View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Diego PiacentiniSVPSell17,016$529.76$9,014,396.16View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Thomas O RyderDirectorSell4,000$534.27$2,137,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015John Seely BrownDirectorSell480$434.20$208,416.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Alain MonieDirectorSell3,000$420.61$1,261,830.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Diego PiacentiniSVPSell5,000$420.57$2,102,850.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Thomas J SzkutakCFOSell10,000$420.55$4,205,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015David ZapolskySVPSell2,143$375.41$804,503.63View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Thomas J SzkutakCFOSell2,963$375.33$1,112,102.79View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Jeffrey M BlackburnSVPSell3,527$322.56$1,137,669.12View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Thomas J SzkutakCFOSell2,963$322.54$955,686.02View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell3,793$349.05$1,323,946.65View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell1,876$325.61$610,844.36View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014Diego PiacentiniSVPSell3,680$300.00$1,104,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Andrew JassySVPSell3,395$295.89$1,004,546.55View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Thomas SzkutakCFOSell2,963$295.88$876,692.44View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Jeffrey WilkeSVPSell1,876$308.25$578,277.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014David ZapolskyVPSell1,142$352.25$402,269.50View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Jeffrey WilkeSVPSell11,662$352.01$4,105,140.62View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Thomas SzkutakCFOSell3,404$352.28$1,199,161.12View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Thomas SzkutakCFOSell10,000$400.00$4,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Tom AlbergDirectorSell3,780$396.81$1,499,941.80View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013David ZapolskyVPSell2,228$367.63$819,079.64View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Diego PiacentiniSVPSell6,779$369.32$2,503,620.28View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Thomas SzkutakCFOSell3,404$369.33$1,257,199.32View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell3,420$352.78$1,206,507.60View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell13,626$359.13$4,893,505.38View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013H Brian ValentineSVPSell8,309$361.07$3,000,130.63View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Thomas J SzkutakCFOSell10,000$361.48$3,614,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Jeffrey WilkeSVPSell2,500$319.02$797,550.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Jeffrey WilkeSVPSell2,500$309.06$772,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Jeffrey WilkeSVPSell2,682$289.02$775,151.64View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013David ZapolskyVPSell2,228$288.79$643,424.12View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013H Brian ValentineSVPSell3,500$286.83$1,003,905.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Thomas RyderDirectorSell1,000$288.79$288,790.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Thomas SzkutakCFOSell3,404$286.84$976,403.36View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Jeffrey BezosCEOSell385,062$300.65$115,768,890.30View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Jeffrey P BezosCEOSell614,938$302.14$185,797,367.32View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell7,863$302.29$2,376,906.27View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Thomas J SzkutakCFOSell10,000$303.48$3,034,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013William B GordonDirectorSell1,076$300.41$323,241.16View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell2,500$279.04$697,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Jeffrey A WilkeSVPSell1,702$269.00$457,838.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Andrew R JassySVPSell3,905$267.07$1,042,908.35View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013David ZapolskyVPSell2,228$267.07$595,031.96View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Thomas J SzkutakCFOSell3,404$267.96$912,135.84View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Thomas O RyderDirectorSell1,000$266.83$266,830.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2012L Michelle WilsonSVPSell2,500$260.00$650,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Tom A AlbergDirectorSell4,506$249.66$1,124,967.96View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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