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Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN), currently valued at $162.00B, started the session at $349.52.
Today, shares have traded between $344.02 and $353.00 per share and has traded between $245.75 and $408.06 over the past year.
AMZN shares are currently priced at 172.21x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively expensive compared to the industry’s 43.47x earnings multiple for the same period.
Consensus earnings for the current quarter by the 33 sell-side analysts covering the stock is an estimate of $0.24 per share, which would be $0.06 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.33 sequential decrease. What we find to be interesting is that the full-year EPS estimate of $2.01 is a $1.42 better when compared to the previous year’s annual results.
The quarterly earnings estimate is predicated on a consensus revenue forecast of $19.40 Billion. If reported, that would be a 20.72% increase over the year-ago quarter.
More recently, Standpoint Research Initiated AMZN at Sell (Oct 28, 2013). Previously, UBS upgraded AMZN from Neutral to Buy.
The average price target for AMZN shares by the analysts covering the stock is $433.10, which is 23.91% 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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