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Volume4.46 million shs
Average Volume3.83 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.66 trillion
P/E Ratio96.84
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.19

Competitors

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Vs. BABA, WMT, HD, PDD, COST, and MCD

Should you be buying AMZN stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "retail/wholesale" are considered alternatives and competitors to Amazon.com, including Alibaba Group (BABA), Walmart (WMT), The Home Depot (HD), Pinduoduo (PDD), Costco Wholesale (COST), and McDonald's (MCD).

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Amazon.com and Alibaba Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amazon.com4.99%24.49%7.04%
Alibaba Group22.56%12.74%8.50%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Amazon.com and Alibaba Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amazon.com$280.52 billion5.91$11.59 billion$23.01143.72
Alibaba Group$71.99 billion9.77$21.10 billion$6.0343.12

Alibaba Group has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Amazon.com. Alibaba Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amazon.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.4% of Amazon.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 40.4% of Alibaba Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.1% of Amazon.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 12.5% of Alibaba Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk & Volatility

Amazon.com has a beta of 1.19, indicating that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Alibaba Group has a beta of 0.99, indicating that its share price is 1% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Amazon.com and Alibaba Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amazon.com014702.98
Alibaba Group012313.00

Amazon.com presently has a consensus target price of $3,666.5217, indicating a potential upside of 10.87%. Alibaba Group has a consensus target price of $318.3704, indicating a potential upside of 22.45%. Given Alibaba Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Alibaba Group is more favorable than Amazon.com.

Summary

Amazon.com beats Alibaba Group on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Walmart (NYSE:WMT) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Amazon.com and Walmart, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amazon.com014702.98
Walmart282702.68

Amazon.com presently has a consensus target price of $3,666.5217, indicating a potential upside of 10.87%. Walmart has a consensus target price of $150.9857, indicating a potential upside of 4.24%. Given Amazon.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Amazon.com is more favorable than Walmart.

Risk & Volatility

Amazon.com has a beta of 1.19, indicating that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Walmart has a beta of 0.27, indicating that its share price is 73% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.4% of Amazon.com shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 29.3% of Walmart shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.1% of Amazon.com shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 50.4% of Walmart shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Amazon.com and Walmart's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amazon.com4.99%24.49%7.04%
Walmart3.30%19.13%6.37%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Amazon.com and Walmart's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amazon.com$280.52 billion5.91$11.59 billion$23.01143.72
Walmart$523.96 billion0.78$14.88 billion$4.9329.38

Walmart has higher revenue and earnings than Amazon.com. Walmart is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amazon.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Amazon.com beats Walmart on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Home Depot (NYSE:HD) and Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for The Home Depot and Amazon.com, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Home Depot052312.86
Amazon.com014702.98

The Home Depot currently has a consensus price target of $294.2903, indicating a potential upside of 5.46%. Amazon.com has a consensus price target of $3,666.5217, indicating a potential upside of 10.87%. Given Amazon.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Amazon.com is more favorable than The Home Depot.

Volatility and Risk

The Home Depot has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amazon.com has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

68.7% of The Home Depot shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.4% of Amazon.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of The Home Depot shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.1% of Amazon.com shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares The Home Depot and Amazon.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Home Depot9.94%-910.85%20.80%
Amazon.com4.99%24.49%7.04%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Home Depot and Amazon.com's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Home Depot$110.23 billion2.73$11.24 billion$10.2527.22
Amazon.com$280.52 billion5.91$11.59 billion$23.01143.72

Amazon.com has higher revenue and earnings than The Home Depot. The Home Depot is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amazon.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Amazon.com beats The Home Depot on 11 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Pinduoduo (NASDAQ:PDD) and Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Pinduoduo and Amazon.com, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Pinduoduo061302.68
Amazon.com014702.98

Pinduoduo currently has a consensus price target of $109.2222, indicating a potential downside of 36.80%. Amazon.com has a consensus price target of $3,666.5217, indicating a potential upside of 10.87%. Given Amazon.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Amazon.com is more favorable than Pinduoduo.

Volatility and Risk

Pinduoduo has a beta of 1.6, suggesting that its stock price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amazon.com has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

56.4% of Amazon.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.1% of Amazon.com shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Pinduoduo and Amazon.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Pinduoduo-17.10%-28.77%-8.75%
Amazon.com4.99%24.49%7.04%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Pinduoduo and Amazon.com's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pinduoduo$4.33 billion44.46$-1,000,830,000.00($0.88)-196.38
Amazon.com$280.52 billion5.91$11.59 billion$23.01143.72

Amazon.com has higher revenue and earnings than Pinduoduo. Pinduoduo is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amazon.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Amazon.com beats Pinduoduo on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) and Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Costco Wholesale and Amazon.com, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Costco Wholesale0112002.65
Amazon.com014702.98

Costco Wholesale currently has a consensus price target of $386.64, indicating a potential upside of 6.57%. Amazon.com has a consensus price target of $3,666.5217, indicating a potential upside of 10.87%. Given Amazon.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Amazon.com is more favorable than Costco Wholesale.

Volatility and Risk

Costco Wholesale has a beta of 0.66, suggesting that its stock price is 34% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amazon.com has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

67.2% of Costco Wholesale shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.4% of Amazon.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Costco Wholesale shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.1% of Amazon.com shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Costco Wholesale and Amazon.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Costco Wholesale2.50%24.50%7.73%
Amazon.com4.99%24.49%7.04%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Costco Wholesale and Amazon.com's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Costco Wholesale$166.76 billion0.96$4.00 billion$8.8540.99
Amazon.com$280.52 billion5.91$11.59 billion$23.01143.72

Amazon.com has higher revenue and earnings than Costco Wholesale. Costco Wholesale is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amazon.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Amazon.com beats Costco Wholesale on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) and Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for McDonald's and Amazon.com, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
McDonald's072402.77
Amazon.com014702.98

McDonald's currently has a consensus price target of $232.4333, indicating a potential upside of 8.85%. Amazon.com has a consensus price target of $3,666.5217, indicating a potential upside of 10.87%. Given Amazon.com's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Amazon.com is more favorable than McDonald's.

Volatility and Risk

McDonald's has a beta of 0.58, suggesting that its stock price is 42% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amazon.com has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

66.3% of McDonald's shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.4% of Amazon.com shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of McDonald's shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.1% of Amazon.com shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares McDonald's and Amazon.com's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
McDonald's25.60%-53.62%9.56%
Amazon.com4.99%24.49%7.04%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares McDonald's and Amazon.com's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
McDonald's$21.08 billion7.55$6.03 billion$7.8427.24
Amazon.com$280.52 billion5.91$11.59 billion$23.01143.72

Amazon.com has higher revenue and earnings than McDonald's. McDonald's is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amazon.com, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Amazon.com beats McDonald's on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Amazon.com Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Alibaba Group logo
BABA
Alibaba Group
2.0$260.00+2.1%$703.47 billion$71.99 billion37.30
Walmart logo
WMT
Walmart
2.1$144.85+0.5%$409.82 billion$523.96 billion23.10Insider Selling
The Home Depot logo
HD
The Home Depot
2.2$279.05+1.7%$300.43 billion$110.23 billion24.14
Pinduoduo logo
PDD
Pinduoduo
1.0$172.81+1.1%$192.50 billion$4.33 billion-189.90Analyst Upgrade
Costco Wholesale logo
COST
Costco Wholesale
2.3$362.80+0.4%$160.70 billion$166.76 billion37.25Dividend Announcement
McDonald's logo
MCD
McDonald's
2.7$213.53+0.0%$159.10 billion$21.08 billion32.60Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
JD.com logo
JD
JD.com
1.6$95.10+0.2%$138.74 billion$82.86 billion36.30Analyst Upgrade
Lowe's Companies logo
LOW
Lowe's Companies
2.3$172.34+0.0%$126.28 billion$72.15 billion24.38Ex-Dividend
Starbucks logo
SBUX
Starbucks
2.5$104.58+0.8%$122.25 billion$23.52 billion135.82Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
CVS Health logo
CVS
CVS Health
2.5$74.08+0.9%$96.96 billion$256.78 billion12.24Insider Selling
MercadoLibre logo
MELI
MercadoLibre
1.7$1,940.19+2.3%$96.76 billion$2.30 billion-12,125.43Analyst Report
Target logo
TGT
Target
2.5$191.27+1.6%$95.78 billion$78.11 billion25.33Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Booking logo
BKNG
Booking
1.7$2,109.94+2.4%$86.41 billion$15.07 billion63.55Analyst Report
The TJX Companies logo
TJX
The TJX Companies
2.0$68.06+0.3%$81.71 billion$41.72 billion113.44Analyst Report
Dollar General logo
DG
Dollar General
1.9$207.72+1.3%$50.89 billion$27.75 billion20.59Analyst Downgrade
Carvana logo
CVNA
Carvana
1.3$272.55+1.0%$46.82 billion$3.94 billion-99.83Insider Selling
Chipotle Mexican Grill logo
CMG
Chipotle Mexican Grill
1.6$1,503.68+1.5%$42.07 billion$5.59 billion179.87Analyst Report
Ross Stores logo
ROST
Ross Stores
1.7$115.39+0.3%$41.13 billion$16.04 billion137.37Analyst Report
Walgreens Boots Alliance logo
WBA
Walgreens Boots Alliance
2.2$47.07+2.2%$40.67 billion$139.54 billion94.14
eBay logo
EBAY
eBay
2.0$56.40+0.4%$38.88 billion$10.80 billion7.84Upcoming Earnings
Insider Selling
Match Group logo
MTCH
Match Group
1.4$144.49+2.2%$38.43 billion$4.76 billion-218.92Insider Selling
O'Reilly Automotive logo
ORLY
O'Reilly Automotive
1.4$471.01+1.0%$34.12 billion$10.15 billion21.04
Yum! Brands logo
YUM
Yum! Brands
2.3$107.88+1.4%$32.54 billion$5.60 billion32.40Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Best Buy logo
BBY
Best Buy
2.2$114.50+2.0%$29.65 billion$43.64 billion17.40
Wayfair logo
W
Wayfair
1.3$293.52+0.2%$29.19 billion$9.13 billion-42.05Analyst Report
Insider Selling
AutoZone logo
AZO
AutoZone
1.6$1,246.41+0.5%$28.37 billion$12.63 billion16.33
Fastenal logo
FAST
Fastenal
1.7$48.17+1.1%$27.65 billion$5.33 billion32.99Earnings Announcement
Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Unusual Options Activity
Dollar Tree logo
DLTR
Dollar Tree
1.7$107.79+0.2%$25.35 billion$23.61 billion26.61
The Kroger logo
KR
The Kroger
2.3$33.21+0.4%$25.28 billion$122.29 billion8.86Analyst Downgrade
Yum China logo
YUMC
Yum China
1.8$59.31+0.5%$24.87 billion$8.78 billion45.28
Farfetch logo
FTCH
Farfetch
1.5$62.03+1.1%$21.07 billion$1.02 billion-17.98
Expedia Group logo
EXPE
Expedia Group
1.4$138.88+2.1%$19.65 billion$12.07 billion-8.89Analyst Report
CarMax logo
KMX
CarMax
1.8$120.29+2.1%$19.55 billion$20.32 billion26.50Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
Restaurant Brands International logo
QSR
Restaurant Brands International
2.1$60.59+1.1%$18.44 billion$5.60 billion32.93Analyst Downgrade
Tractor Supply logo
TSCO
Tractor Supply
1.8$155.18+0.1%$18.08 billion$8.35 billion24.10Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Ulta Beauty logo
ULTA
Ulta Beauty
1.8$300.24+1.6%$16.92 billion$7.40 billion75.82Analyst Report
Burlington Stores logo
BURL
Burlington Stores
1.2$253.98+0.1%$16.82 billion$7.29 billion-97.68Analyst Report
Darden Restaurants logo
DRI
Darden Restaurants
2.0$124.96+0.3%$16.29 billion$7.81 billion-130.17Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Tiffany & Co. logo
TIF
Tiffany & Co.
1.9$131.46+0.0%$15.96 billion$4.42 billion64.44
Domino's Pizza logo
DPZ
Domino's Pizza
1.9$381.12+0.6%$15.02 billion$3.62 billion32.66Analyst Report
L Brands logo
LB
L Brands
1.3$45.90+0.7%$12.77 billion$12.91 billion-58.85Analyst Downgrade
Advance Auto Parts logo
AAP
Advance Auto Parts
1.8$166.68+0.9%$11.31 billion$9.71 billion24.23
Five Below logo
FIVE
Five Below
1.4$188.68+2.0%$10.54 billion$1.85 billion96.76Analyst Report
RH logo
RH
RH
1.2$501.20+0.2%$10.22 billion$2.65 billion63.93Analyst Report
Williams-Sonoma logo
WSM
Williams-Sonoma
1.7$126.71+1.0%$9.71 billion$5.90 billion24.41Analyst Upgrade
Tapestry logo
TPR
Tapestry
1.6$33.75+0.2%$9.36 billion$4.96 billion-21.09Analyst Report
Unusual Options Activity
MNSO
MINISO Group
1.7$30.33+6.0%$9.22 billion$1.28 billion0.00Analyst Report
News Coverage
Lithia Motors logo
LAD
Lithia Motors
2.6$330.53+1.0%$8.77 billion$12.67 billion21.89News Coverage
Stitch Fix logo
SFIX
Stitch Fix
1.4$82.09+0.7%$8.61 billion$1.71 billion-144.02Insider Selling
The Gap logo
GPS
The Gap
1.3$22.61+1.7%$8.46 billion$16.38 billion-7.74Analyst Report
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