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Amazon.com - AMZN Stock Forecast, Price & News

$94.13
-1.37 (-1.43%)
(As of 12/2/2022 08:59 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$93.78
$95.36
50-Day Range
$86.14
$121.09
52-Week Range
$85.87
$177.50
Volume
72.50 million shs
Average Volume
76.25 million shs
Market Capitalization
$960.28 billion
P/E Ratio
86.40
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$149.61

Amazon.com MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.87 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
58.9% Upside
$149.61 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.80% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-1.25
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.56mentions of Amazon.com in the last 14 days
Based on 88 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$11.16 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
124.66%
From $0.73 to $1.64 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.98 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

8th out of 216 stocks

Catalog & Mail - Order Houses Industry

1st out of 31 stocks

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About Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock

Amazon, or Amazon.com, is the world's largest and leading portal for eCommerce. It was founded by Jeff Bezos, incorporated in 1994, and later went public in 1997. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, and is a member of the influential FAANG group of stocks. When it comes to stocks, Amazon is proof that small companies can do big things; the AMZN stock price was pennies when it was first listed and now it trades well over $100 (split adjusted) per share.

The company is not a true retailer nor a pure-play manufacturer but in the business of connecting consumers and merchants together. The website was first created as a means of selling books at a discount but it has since grown to include most verticals in the retail sector. A few of the products the company does manufacture are the Kindle and Fire Tablets, Fire TVs, and smart home devices like Echo. Echo is powered by an AI personality named Alexa which can take vocal commands from its users.

Today, Amazon operates in three segments including North America, International, and Amazon Web Services. The first two segments are the core retail business while Amazon Web Services includes a host of Internet-related services for consumers and businesses alike. A little-known fact is that Amazon Web Services is as important to the function of the Internet as Google because of the infrastructure it provides and it hosts so many business websites.

Services provided by Amazon for merchants include listing, fulfillment, and advertising as well as subscriptions. Services provided by Amazon Web Services include cloud computing, storage, database maintenance, analytics, machine learning, and even artificial intelligence. In regard to the company's operations, Amazon Web Services is the smaller of the three segments but is a fast-growing and well-established part of the business that has had a positive influence on the AMZN stock price.

Among the many ancillary services provided by Amazon is Kindle Direct Publishing. This is a cloud-based service that enables writers and publishers to publish their works directly in the Kindle Store. Kindle, if you are unaware, is an Internet-connected tablet designed for reading books but also streams other forms of entertainment. Amazon also develops and publishes its own media content that is available via Kindle or the Amazon App that can be found on most smart TVs.

Amazon is also a disruptor, moving into new digital markets whenever it thinks it can make a profit. The move into streaming is only one example, another is a push into healthcare. Amazon Prime is another disruptive move and is a subscription service that entitles members exclusive access to Amazon services.

Amazon's stock price can be affected by factors including the pace of revenue growth, profitability, growth in the AWS segment, and any stock splits that may occur. The Amazon share price was impacted by splits 4 times between the IPO in 1997 and June 2022 and additional splits should be anticipated. The forecast for Amazon stock, splits aside, is for steadily increasing price action punctuated by pullbacks, corrections, and consolidations. While there is competition for Amazon, this company is entrenched and will stand the test of time because eCommerce is the way businesses thrive in today's markets.

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AMZN Stock News Headlines

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The nation’s employers kept hiring briskly in November despite high inflation and a slow-growing economy — a sign of resilience in the face of the Federal Reserve’s aggressive interest rate hikes
US hiring stayed strong in November as employers add 263,000
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When the government issues the November jobs report on Friday, it could provide clarity on whether hiring and pay growth are gradually cooling — a trend that the Federal Reserve sees as vital in its fight against high inflation
Correction: Amazon-Kyrie-Irving story
In a story published November 30, 2022, about an antisemitic film available on Amazon, The Associated Press misquoted company CEO Andy Jassy
Amazon CEO says company won't take down antisemitic film
Amazon CEO Andy Jassy has said the company does not have plans to stop selling the antisemitic film that gained notoriety recently after Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving tweeted out an Amazon link to it
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Amazon says it had its biggest Thanksgiving shopping weekend
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Online sales rose 2.3% on Black Friday, for a total of $9.12 billion, according to Adobe Analytics. Cyber Monday numbers were also strong.
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The cloud computing industry appears to be slowing but many stocks in the sector are a moderate buy. This means long term outlook is positive.
Shoppers hunt for deals but inflation makes bargains elusive
Consumers holding out for big deals — and some much-needed relief from soaring costs on just about everything — may be disappointed as they head into the busiest shopping season of the year
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Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Given New $160.00 Price Target at Cowen
Amazon Could Spin Off Prime Video
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Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) PT Raised to $160.00 at Cowen
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AMZN Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/27/2022
Today
12/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/02/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Catalog & mail - order houses
Sub-Industry
Internet Retail
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:AMZN
CUSIP
02313510
Employees
1,608,000
Year Founded
1994

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$149.61
High Stock Price Forecast
$270.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$103.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+58.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.87
Research Coverage
45 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$33.36 billion
Pretax Margin
1.98%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$469.82 billion
Cash Flow
$6.65 per share
Book Value
$13.48 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
10,201,654,000
Free Float
8,906,044,000
Market Cap
$960.28 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.19

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Andrew R. JassyMr. Andrew R. Jassy (Age 54)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $767.65k
  • Mr. Brian T. OlsavskyMr. Brian T. Olsavsky (Age 58)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $163.2k
  • Mr. David A. ZapolskyMr. David A. Zapolsky (Age 58)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $163.2k
  • Mr. Adam N. SelipskyMr. Adam N. Selipsky (Age 55)
    Chief Exec. Officer of Amazon Web Services, Inc.
    Comp: $158.77k
  • Ms. Shelley L. ReynoldsMs. Shelley L. Reynolds (Age 57)
    VP, Worldwide Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Dr. Werner Vogels
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Dave Fildes
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Anuradha Aggarwal
    CMO & Director of User Growth
  • Ms. Beth Galetti M.B.A.
    Sr. VP of Worldwide HR
  • Mr. Steven Kessel (Age 56)
    Sr. VP













AMZN Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Amazon.com stock right now?

45 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Amazon.com in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 41 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" AMZN shares.
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What is Amazon.com's stock price forecast for 2023?

45 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Amazon.com's shares. Their AMZN share price forecasts range from $103.00 to $270.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $149.61 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 58.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have AMZN shares performed in 2022?

Amazon.com's stock was trading at $166.7170 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, AMZN shares have decreased by 43.5% and is now trading at $94.13.
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When is Amazon.com's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 2nd 2023.
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How were Amazon.com's earnings last quarter?

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 27th. The e-commerce giant reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.02. The e-commerce giant earned $127.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $127.47 billion. Amazon.com had a net margin of 2.25% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.44%. The company's revenue was up 14.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.31 EPS.
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When did Amazon.com's stock split?

Shares of Amazon.com split on the morning of Monday, June 6th 2022. The 20-1 split was announced on Wednesday, March 9th 2022. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Friday, June 3rd 2022. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 2,000 shares after the split.

What guidance has Amazon.com issued on next quarter's earnings?

Amazon.com issued an update on its fourth quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $140.00 billion-$148.00 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $155.15 billion.

What is Andrew Jassy's approval rating as Amazon.com's CEO?

18,663 employees have rated Amazon.com Chief Executive Officer Andrew Jassy on Glassdoor.com. Andrew Jassy has an approval rating of 83% among the company's employees. 74.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Amazon.com to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Amazon.com own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Amazon.com investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), General Electric (GE), Alphabet (GOOG), Walt Disney (DIS) and Salesforce (CRM).

What is Amazon.com's stock symbol?

Amazon.com trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMZN."

Who are Amazon.com's major shareholders?

Amazon.com's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.88%), State Street Corp (3.23%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.77%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.75%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.49%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.47%). Insiders that own company stock include Adam Selipsky, Amazon Com Inc, Andrew R Jassy, Brian T Olsavsky, Daniel P Huttenlocher, David H Clark, David Zapolsky, Douglas J Herrington, Indra K Nooyi, Jeffrey A Wilke, Jeffrey M Blackburn, Jeffrey P Bezos, Jeffrey P Bezos, John G Sznewajs, Jonathan Rubinstein, Judith A Mcgrath, Patricia Q Stonesifer and Shelley Reynolds.
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How do I buy shares of Amazon.com?

Shares of AMZN stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Amazon.com's stock price today?

One share of AMZN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $94.13.

How much money does Amazon.com make?

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) has a market capitalization of $960.28 billion and generates $469.82 billion in revenue each year. The e-commerce giant earns $33.36 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.0895 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Amazon.com have?

The company employs 1,608,000 workers across the globe.

Does Amazon.com have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Amazon.com: 2lemetry, A100 ROW Inc., AbeBooks, Accept.Com, Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail, Alexa, Amazon Data Services Inc., Amazon Technologies Inc., Amazon US Services LLC, Amazon Web Services Inc., Amazon.com NV Investment Holdings LLC, Amazon.com Sales Inc., Amazon.com Services LLC, Amiato, Amie Street, Angel.ai, Annapurna Labs, Audible, Back To Basics Toys, Biba, Blink, Body Labs, BookSurge, Bookpages, Brilliance Audio, BuyVIP, CDNOW, Canvas Technology, Cloud9, Clusterk, Comixology, Convergence Corporation, CustomFlix, Dispatch, Double Helix Games, E8 Storage, EMVANTAGE Payments, Elemental Technologies, Evi, Exchange.Com, Fabric.com, GameSparks, GlowRoad, Goodreads, Graphiq, Health Navigator, IMDB, INLT, IVONA Text-To-Speech, Immedia, Joyo.com, Junglee, Kiva Systems, LOVEFiLM, Leep Technology, Lexcycle, Liquavista, LiveBid, MGM Studios, Mobipocket.com, Orbeus, OurHouse, Perpule, PillPack, PlanetAll.com, Prione, Pushbutton, Quidsi, Quorus, Reflexive Entertainment, Ring, Rooftop Media, Safaba Translation Solutions, Screentech, Selz, Shelfari, Shoefitr, Shopbop, SnapTell, Souq.com, Stanza, Tapzo, TeachStreet, Telebook, TenMarks Education, TextPayMe, The Book Depository, Touchco, Twitch, Umbra3D, UpNext, Veeqo, Whole Foods Market, Without A Box, Woot, Yap, Zappos, Zoox, dpreview, and eero.
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How can I contact Amazon.com?

Amazon.com's mailing address is 410 TERRY AVENUE NORTH, SEATTLE WA, 98109. The official website for the company is www.amazon.com. The e-commerce giant can be reached via phone at (206) 266-1000, via email at amazon-ir@amazon.com, or via fax at 302-636-5454.

This page (NASDAQ:AMZN) was last updated on 12/5/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff