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Amazon.com Inc (AMZN)
Services | Retail
1,305.16  2.23%
AMZN vs RETAIL SECTOR & S&P 500
VALUATION
AMZNSECTORS&P 500
P/E RATIO334.7734.321.12
EV/EBITDA RATIO46.5711.712.66
P/S RATIO41.22.25
P/B RATIO26.1512.13.45
QUALITY
RETURN ON EQUITY9.08%22.35%13.64%
RETURN ON CAPITAL12.33%23.78%10.09%
NET MARGIN1.74%4.33%9.73%
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
0%
PAYOUT RATION/A
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTHN/A
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
7 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY100%
INTEREST COVERAGE5.3x
CURRENT RATIO1.03
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH29.03%
5 YR SPS GROWTH23.12%
5 YR BPS GROWTH18.85%
Amazon.com Inc News
Boxed: Will Kroger Acquire the Online Wholesaler?
Is Online Wholesaler Boxed Kroger’s Acquisition Target? According to a recent report by Forbes, America’s largest supermarket chain Kroger (KR) is reportedly in talks to buy Boxed—an online bulk order wholesaler. Costco (COST), Target (TGT), and German-based Aldi are some of the other companies that have reportedly shown interest in Boxed.
January 16, 12:32:46 UTC

8 Top CES 2018 Takeaways: What's Next for IoT, VR, Autonomous Cars and More
Once you get past the hype and gimmicks, CES remains an invaluable way to see how major technologies are evolving.
January 16, 12:30:00 UTC

Google to build 3 underwater cables to expand its cloud business in battle with Amazon, Microsoft
Google's cables will allow it to expand the cloud business in Asia, Latin America and the North Atlantic region.
January 16, 12:15:52 UTC

Mall Stores Have An Obligation And Opportunity To Help Save The Malls
Is there an opportunity for mall stores to change the way they look at the "mall opportunity" beyond moving product? Particularly since their product is already being moved separately online? I think malls could become a new kind of medium for brands, if their purpose were looked at differently.
January 16, 12:00:00 UTC

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions
** Grocery chain Kroger Co has considered buying online wholesaler Boxed, according to a person familiar with the matter, as more shoppers place food orders online and as competition with Amazon.com Inc heats up. ** Viacom Inc and CBS Corp are not in active merger discussions, although controlling shareholder Shari Redstone has had exploratory conversations with CBS directors about recombining the companies, two sources familiar with the situation told Reuters on Friday. ** U.S. lawmakers are urging AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, to cut commercial ties to Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and oppose plans by telecom operator China Mobile Ltd to enter the U.S. market because of national security concerns, two congressional aides said.
January 16, 11:13:11 UTC

[$$] Google Heads Underwater to Boost Its Cloud Business
Google is expanding its sprawling network of undersea cables to plug into new regions around the world, in a bid to speed up its cloud-computing business and catch up to rivals Microsoft Corp. and Amazon.com ...
January 16, 10:30:29 UTC

JD.com widens Southeast Asia presence by investing in Vietnam's Tiki.vn
* JD.com co-leads investment in Tiki.vn with Vietnam's VNG Corp * JD.com will tap Tiki.vn's payments, logistics capabilities * Alibaba and Amazon have also beefed up Southeast Asia presence (Adds details ...
January 16, 04:53:07 UTC

JD.com widens Southeast Asia presence by investing in Vietnam's Tiki.vn
Chinese online retailer JD.com Inc has made an investment in Vietnamese e-commerce firm Tiki.vn, expanding its Southeast Asia business amid growing competition in the region from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc. JD.com co-led the financing with Vietnamese entertainment and social media firm VNG Corp, which is an existing investor, China's second-biggest e-commerce firm behind Alibaba said in a statement on Tuesday.
January 16, 04:53:07 UTC

Flake compares Trump to Joseph Stalin, takes anti-Trump message to MSNBC, CNN
U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., will compare U.S. President Donald Trump’s treatment and rhetoric towards the news media to that of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin in an upcoming speech. “He borrowed that phrase, It was popularized by Joseph Stalin,” Flake told MSNBC. Flake did say to CNN he’s not directly comparing Trump to Stalin.
January 16, 02:39:44 UTC

Ralph Nader calls on Amazon to issue dividends
Former Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader says Amazon should pay shareholders a dividend.
January 16, 00:48:52 UTC

Why User Growth Is Still King For Netflix
Shares of Netflix (NFLX) climbed to hit a new all-time intraday high on Monday, only one week before the company is scheduled to report Q4 earnings. As Netflix and investors gear up for Jan. 22, one metric remains king for the online streaming giant: user growth.
January 15, 21:38:09 UTC

Why 2018 Will Be the Year of the Smart Speaker
New estimates show just how strong consumer adoption is.
January 15, 21:33:00 UTC

E-commerce has room to spike in Asia in 2018
Ajay Sunder of Frost & Sullivan says more brick-and-mortar stores are joining the e-commerce push in Asia, setting up faster growth in the online retail space.
January 15, 21:01:00 UTC

Intel Corp. Set to Disappoint Desktop PC Gamers in 2018
Manufacturing issues torpedo Chipzilla's processor plans.
January 15, 19:53:00 UTC

Netflix Hits New High Ahead of Earnings: Should You Buy?
Shares of Netflix (NFLX) surged to hit a new all-time intraday high on Monday, just one week before the streaming giant is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings.
January 15, 18:49:06 UTC


Amazon.com Inc (AMZN)
Services | Retail
1,305.16  2.23%

Boxed: Will Kroger Acquire the Online Wholesaler?
Is Online Wholesaler Boxed Kroger’s Acquisition Target? According to a recent report by Forbes, America’s largest supermarket chain Kroger (KR) is reportedly in talks to buy Boxed—an online bulk order wholesaler. Costco (COST), Target (TGT), and German-based Aldi are some of the other companies that have reportedly shown interest in Boxed.
January 16, 12:32:46 UTC

8 Top CES 2018 Takeaways: What's Next for IoT, VR, Autonomous Cars and More
Once you get past the hype and gimmicks, CES remains an invaluable way to see how major technologies are evolving.
January 16, 12:30:00 UTC

Google to build 3 underwater cables to expand its cloud business in battle with Amazon, Microsoft
Google's cables will allow it to expand the cloud business in Asia, Latin America and the North Atlantic region.
January 16, 12:15:52 UTC

Mall Stores Have An Obligation And Opportunity To Help Save The Malls
Is there an opportunity for mall stores to change the way they look at the "mall opportunity" beyond moving product? Particularly since their product is already being moved separately online? I think malls could become a new kind of medium for brands, if their purpose were looked at differently.
January 16, 12:00:00 UTC

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions
** Grocery chain Kroger Co has considered buying online wholesaler Boxed, according to a person familiar with the matter, as more shoppers place food orders online and as competition with Amazon.com Inc heats up. ** Viacom Inc and CBS Corp are not in active merger discussions, although controlling shareholder Shari Redstone has had exploratory conversations with CBS directors about recombining the companies, two sources familiar with the situation told Reuters on Friday. ** U.S. lawmakers are urging AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, to cut commercial ties to Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and oppose plans by telecom operator China Mobile Ltd to enter the U.S. market because of national security concerns, two congressional aides said.
January 16, 11:13:11 UTC

[$$] Google Heads Underwater to Boost Its Cloud Business
Google is expanding its sprawling network of undersea cables to plug into new regions around the world, in a bid to speed up its cloud-computing business and catch up to rivals Microsoft Corp. and Amazon.com ...
January 16, 10:30:29 UTC

JD.com widens Southeast Asia presence by investing in Vietnam's Tiki.vn
* JD.com co-leads investment in Tiki.vn with Vietnam's VNG Corp * JD.com will tap Tiki.vn's payments, logistics capabilities * Alibaba and Amazon have also beefed up Southeast Asia presence (Adds details ...
January 16, 04:53:07 UTC

JD.com widens Southeast Asia presence by investing in Vietnam's Tiki.vn
Chinese online retailer JD.com Inc has made an investment in Vietnamese e-commerce firm Tiki.vn, expanding its Southeast Asia business amid growing competition in the region from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and Amazon.com Inc. JD.com co-led the financing with Vietnamese entertainment and social media firm VNG Corp, which is an existing investor, China's second-biggest e-commerce firm behind Alibaba said in a statement on Tuesday.
January 16, 04:53:07 UTC

Flake compares Trump to Joseph Stalin, takes anti-Trump message to MSNBC, CNN
U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., will compare U.S. President Donald Trump’s treatment and rhetoric towards the news media to that of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin in an upcoming speech. “He borrowed that phrase, It was popularized by Joseph Stalin,” Flake told MSNBC. Flake did say to CNN he’s not directly comparing Trump to Stalin.
January 16, 02:39:44 UTC

Ralph Nader calls on Amazon to issue dividends
Former Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader says Amazon should pay shareholders a dividend.
January 16, 00:48:52 UTC

Why User Growth Is Still King For Netflix
Shares of Netflix (NFLX) climbed to hit a new all-time intraday high on Monday, only one week before the company is scheduled to report Q4 earnings. As Netflix and investors gear up for Jan. 22, one metric remains king for the online streaming giant: user growth.
January 15, 21:38:09 UTC

Why 2018 Will Be the Year of the Smart Speaker
New estimates show just how strong consumer adoption is.
January 15, 21:33:00 UTC

E-commerce has room to spike in Asia in 2018
Ajay Sunder of Frost & Sullivan says more brick-and-mortar stores are joining the e-commerce push in Asia, setting up faster growth in the online retail space.
January 15, 21:01:00 UTC

Intel Corp. Set to Disappoint Desktop PC Gamers in 2018
Manufacturing issues torpedo Chipzilla's processor plans.
January 15, 19:53:00 UTC

Netflix Hits New High Ahead of Earnings: Should You Buy?
Shares of Netflix (NFLX) surged to hit a new all-time intraday high on Monday, just one week before the streaming giant is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings.
January 15, 18:49:06 UTC