[at Bloomberg] – Jan. 15 (Bloomberg) — Julie Hyman reports on a union vote that affects thirty Amazon mechanics and technicians. She speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN), currently valued at $182.00B, opened at $398.94.
Looking at the stock, its one day range is $396.11 to $399.42 with the price of the stock fluctuating between $245.75 to $406.89 over the last 52 weeks.
AMZN shares are currently priced at 535.59x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively expensive compared to the industry’s 38.98x earnings multiple for the same period.
According to a consensus of 38 analysts, the earnings estimate of $0.66 per share would be $0.45 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.06 sequential decrease. The full-year EPS estimate is $0.73, which would be a $0.82 better than last year.
The quarterly earnings estimate is predicated on a consensus revenue forecast of $26.06 Billion. If reported, that would be a 22.52% increase over the year-ago quarter.
In terms of ratings, Standpoint Research Initiated AMZN at Sell (Oct 28, 2013). Previously, UBS upgraded AMZN from Neutral to Buy.
Investors should keep in mind is that the average price target is $417.34, which is 4.61% above where the stock opened this morning.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), operates as an online retailer in North America and internationally. The company operates in two segments, North America and International. It operates retail Websites, such as amazon.com and amazon.ca, which include merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers.
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