Amazon.com (AMZN) - Stock Price & Dividends

Exchange: USA Stocks • Country: United States • Currency: USD • Type: Common Stock • ISIN: US0231351067

Amazon.com, Inc. is a diverse company that sells consumer products, provides advertising services, and offers subscription services through both online platforms and physical stores across North America and globally. The organization is divided into three primary segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). In addition to its retail operations, Amazon is known for creating and selling electronic devices like the Kindle, Fire tablets, Echo smart speakers, and Ring security products.

Moreover, Amazon is involved in producing various forms of media content and offers programs that facilitate the sale of products for independent sellers. It also supports content creators such as authors, musicians, filmmakers, and app developers in selling their work through its platforms. Additionally, Amazon provides an array of cloud services including computing, data storage, analytics, and machine learning, along with advertising solutions like sponsored ads and video promotions.

One of Amazon's standout offerings is its Amazon Prime membership program, which provides a range of benefits to its subscribers. The company's expansive product range includes items sold directly as well as those from third-party sellers. Amazon caters to a wide customer base, including consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, content creators, advertisers, and employees. Established in 1994, Amazon.com, Inc. is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. To learn more, visit their official website: https://www.aboutamazon.com.

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AMZN Stock Overview

Market Cap in USD 1,873,679m
Sector Consumer Cyclical
Industry Internet Retail
GiC SubIndustry Internet & Direct Marketing Retail
TER 0.00%
IPO / Inception 1997-05-15

AMZN Stock Ratings

Growth 5y 4.48
Fundamental 5.78
Dividend -
Rel. Performance vs Sector 3.98
Analysts 4.70/5
Fair Price Momentum 184.01 USD
Fair Price DCF 86.74 USD

AMZN Dividends

Yield 12m 0.00%
Yield on Cost 5y 0.00%
Dividends CAGR 5y 0.00%
Payout Consistency 0.0%

AMZN Growth Ratios

Growth 12m 72.64%
Growth Correlation 12m 82%
Growth Correlation 3m 79%
CAGR 5y 13.65%
Sharpe Ratio 12m 2.30
Alpha vs SP500 12m 48.16
Beta vs SP500 5y weekly 1.08
ValueRay RSI 11.22
Volatility GJR Garch 1y 24.68%
Price / SMA 50 1.2%
Price / SMA 200 19.9%
Current Volume 30723.8k
Average Volume 20d 35087.7k

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What is the price of AMZN stocks?
As of April 19, 2024, the stock is trading at USD 179.22 with a total of 30,723,793 shares traded.
Over the past week, the price has changed by -5.20%, over one month by +2.72%, over three months by +16.76% and over the past year by +75.19%.
What is the forecast for AMZN stock price target?
According to ValueRays Forecast Model, AMZN Amazon.com will be worth about 205.2 in April 2025. The stock is currently trading at 179.22. This means that the stock has a potential upside of +14.52%.
Issuer Forecast Upside
Wallstreet Target Price 192.2 7.26%
Analysts Target Price 160.6 -10.4%
ValueRay Target Price 205.2 14.5%

Amazon.com Inc: From Bookstore to Tech Giant

History of Amazon

Amazon.com Inc was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos as an online bookstore. But the ambitious founder had bigger plans, aiming to transform it into 'The Everything Store'. In the years that followed, Amazon rapidly expanded beyond books, venturing into a multitude of product categories. The turning point came in the early 2000s when Amazon introduced its cloud computing service, AWS (Amazon Web Services), marking the start of its diversification into various technological services.

Core and Side Businesses

Main Business Lines

At its core, Amazon is a massive online retail marketplace, offering everything from books and electronics to groceries and household items. Its Prime membership adds value with benefits like fast free shipping, streaming music and video, and more, helping it to retain customers.

Technological Ventures

AWS (Amazon Web Services) is a juggernaut in the cloud computing space, providing everything from basic web hosting to sophisticated machine learning services. AWS has become a crucial part of Amazon's business structure, contributing significantly to its profits.

Other Ventures

In addition to retail and technology, Amazon has expanded into film and television production through Amazon Studios, and its acquisition of Whole Foods Market in 2017 marked its serious entry into the brick-and-mortar retail sector. The company also has a presence in the smart home industry, with its Echo devices and Alexa AI assistant.

Current Market Status

As of my last update in 2023, Amazon.com Inc remains a powerhouse in both the online retail and cloud computing markets. Despite facing competition on multiple fronts, it continues to grow and innovate. Its influence spans across multiple industries including e-commerce, computing, digital streaming, and more. Financially, the company has shown robust performance, although like any massive corporation, it faces challenges such as regulatory scrutiny and market volatility. With a constant push for innovation and expansion, Amazon remains at the forefront of the technology and retail landscapes, making it a crucial player in the global economy.