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Amazon.com - AMZN Stock Forecast, Price & News

$143.18
-0.37 (-0.26%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$141.49
$143.76
50-Day Range
$102.31
$143.55
52-Week Range
$101.26
$188.11
Volume
38.82 million shs
Average Volume
64.25 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.46 trillion
P/E Ratio
128.36
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$177.99

Amazon.com MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.88 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
24.3% Upside
$177.99 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.67% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-1.25
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.41mentions of Amazon.com in the last 14 days
Based on 33 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$10.53 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
123.71%
From $0.97 to $2.17 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.84 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

29th out of 219 stocks

Catalog & Mail - Order Houses Industry

6th out of 31 stocks

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About Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally. The company operates through three segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). It sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from third-party sellers through physical and online stores. The company also manufactures and sells electronic devices, including Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TVs, Rings, and Echo and other devices; provides Kindle Direct Publishing, an online service that allows independent authors and publishers to make their books available in the Kindle Store; and develops and produces media content. In addition, it offers programs that enable sellers to sell their products on its websites, as well as its stores; and programs that allow authors, musicians, filmmakers, Twitch streamers, skill and app developers, and others to publish and sell content. Further, the company provides compute, storage, database, analytics, machine learning, and other services, as well as fulfillment, advertising, publishing, and digital content subscriptions. Additionally, it offers Amazon Prime, a membership program, which provides free shipping of various items; access to streaming of movies and series; and other services. The company serves consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, and content creators. Amazon.com, Inc. was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Raymond James decreased their target price on shares of Amazon.com from $197.50 to $165.00 in a research note on Friday, April 29th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft dropped their price objective on shares of Amazon.com from $174.00 to $155.00 in a report on Thursday, July 21st. Tigress Financial reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $232.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Wednesday, June 29th. Truist Financial reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $175.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Friday, June 17th. Finally, Piper Sandler raised their price objective on shares of Amazon.com from $170.00 to $175.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research report on Friday, July 29th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and thirty-seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $177.99.

Amazon.com Stock Performance

AMZN Stock traded down $0.75 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $142.80. 206,952 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 79,006,352. The company has a current ratio of 0.95, a quick ratio of 0.68 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44. Amazon.com has a 12 month low of $101.26 and a 12 month high of $188.11. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.45 trillion, a P/E ratio of 128.69, a P/E/G ratio of 6.54 and a beta of 1.33. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $119.07 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $134.20.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The e-commerce giant reported ($0.20) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by ($0.35). Amazon.com had a return on equity of 15.79% and a net margin of 2.39%. The business had revenue of $121.23 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $119.16 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.76 earnings per share. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts forecast that Amazon.com will post 0.97 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insider Activity at Amazon.com

In related news, CEO David H. Clark sold 2,270 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $2,169.22, for a total transaction of $4,924,129.40. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 6,695 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $14,522,927.90. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. In related news, CFO Brian T. Olsavsky sold 761 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Monday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $2,169.22, for a total value of $1,650,776.42. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 2,375 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $5,151,897.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, CEO David H. Clark sold 2,270 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $2,169.22, for a total value of $4,924,129.40. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 6,695 shares in the company, valued at $14,522,927.90. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 3,622 shares of company stock worth $7,856,915 in the last ninety days. 12.70% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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AMZN Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/28/2022
Today
8/16/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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
$177.99
High Stock Price Forecast
$270.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$118.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+24.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.88
Research Coverage
40 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$33.36 billion
Pretax Margin
2.33%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$469.82 billion
Cash Flow
$6.63 per share
Book Value
$13.58 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
10,187,550,000
Free Float
8,893,736,000
Market Cap
$1.46 trillion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.33

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AMZN Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

40 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Amazon.com in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 37 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" AMZN shares.
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What is Amazon.com's stock price forecast for 2022?

40 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Amazon.com's stock. Their AMZN share price forecasts range from $118.00 to $270.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $177.99 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% 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 at the beginning of the year. Since then, AMZN stock has decreased by 14.1% and is now trading at $143.18.
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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, October 27th 2022.
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How were Amazon.com's earnings last quarter?

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The e-commerce giant reported ($0.20) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.35. The e-commerce giant had revenue of $121.23 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $119.16 billion. Amazon.com had a net margin of 2.39% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.79%. The firm's revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.76 earnings per share.
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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 issued shares were payable 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 updated its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $125.00 billion-$130.00 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $126.42 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 FMR LLC (2.81%), Northern Trust Corp (0.93%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.47%), Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%), Swiss National Bank (0.39%) and Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.37%). Insiders that own company stock include Adam Selipsky, Andrew R Jassy, Brian T Olsavsky, Daniel P Huttenlocher, David H Clark, David Zapolsky, 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 $143.18.

How much money does Amazon.com make?

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) has a market capitalization of $1.46 trillion and generates $469.82 billion in revenue each year. The e-commerce giant earns $33.36 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.1155 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, UpNext, Veeqo, Whole Foods Market, Without A Box, Woot, Yap, Zappos, Zoox, dpreview, and eero.
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When was Amazon.com founded?

Amazon.com was founded in 1994.

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.

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