AMZN - Amazon.com - Stock Price & Dividends

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

Electronics, Books, Music, Video, Advertising, Subscriptions, CloudServices

Amazon.com, Inc. is a global e-commerce giant that operates online and physical stores, offering a vast array of consumer products, advertising, and subscription services to customers worldwide.

The company is divided into three main segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS), which cater to different markets and customer needs.

Amazon is not only an online retailer but also a manufacturer of innovative electronic devices, such as Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets, Fire TVs, Echo smart speakers, Ring doorbells, Blink security cameras, and eero Wi-Fi routers, which have revolutionized the way people read, watch, and interact with technology.

Moreover, Amazon is a hub for creators and developers, providing platforms for authors, independent publishers, musicians, filmmakers, Twitch streamers, and app developers to produce and sell their content, reaching a massive global audience.

The company's AWS segment offers a comprehensive suite of services, including computing power, storage, database management, analytics, machine learning, and more, enabling businesses, governments, and individuals to build, deploy, and manage applications and workloads in the cloud.

Advertising is another key aspect of Amazon's business, with a range of services, including sponsored ads, display ads, and video advertising, allowing businesses to reach their target audience and increase brand visibility.

One of Amazon's most popular offerings is Amazon Prime, a membership program that provides customers with fast, free shipping, streaming of music, movies, and TV shows, photo storage, and other benefits, making it an attractive option for frequent shoppers and entertainment enthusiasts.

Amazon's stores offer a vast selection of products, including merchandise and content purchased for resale, as well as items from third-party sellers, catering to the diverse needs of consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, content creators, advertisers, and employees.

Founded in 1994, Amazon.com, Inc. is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, and has grown to become one of the world's most influential and successful companies, shaping the way people live, work, and interact with technology.

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AMZN Stock Overview

Market Cap in USD 2,056,240m
Sector Consumer Cyclical
Industry Internet Retail
GiC SubIndustry Broadline Retail
TER 0.00%
IPO / Inception 1997-05-15

AMZN Stock Ratings

Growth 5y 43.6
Fundamental 62.4
Dividend 0.00
Rel. Performance vs Sector 0.80
Analysts 4.69/5
Fair Price Momentum 179.79 USD
Fair Price DCF 115.77 USD

AMZN Dividends

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

AMZN Growth Ratios

Growth 12m 40.87%
Growth Correlation 12m 80%
Growth Correlation 3m 42%
CAGR 5y 12.99%
CAGR/Mean DD 5y 0.73
Sharpe Ratio 12m 1.28
Alpha vs SP500 12m 16.91
Beta vs SP500 5y weekly 1.05
ValueRay RSI 3.15
Volatility GJR Garch 1y 23.43%
Price / SMA 50 -2.42%
Price / SMA 200 10.39%
Current Volume 43053.9k
Average Volume 20d 46827.2k

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What is the price of AMZN stocks?
As of July 21, 2024, the stock is trading at USD 183.13 with a total of 43,053,947 shares traded.
Over the past week, the price has changed by -5.84%, over one month by -1.60%, over three months by +4.87% and over the past year by +42.18%.
What are the forecast for AMZN stock price target?
According to ValueRays Forecast Model, AMZN Amazon.com will be worth about 199.9 in July 2025. The stock is currently trading at 183.13. This means that the stock has a potential upside of +9.14%.
Issuer Forecast Upside
Wallstreet Target Price 209.5 14.4
Analysts Target Price 160.6 -12.3
ValueRay Target Price 199.9 9.14

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.