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Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN), with a current market cap of $159.70B, ended trading yesterday at $347.38.
Today’s price range has been between $347.13 and $348.44 per share with the price of the stock fluctuating between $245.75 to $408.06 over the last 52 weeks.
AMZN shares are currently priced at 185.16x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively expensive compared to the industry’s 15.33x earnings multiple.
Consensus earnings for the current quarter by the 34 sell-side analysts covering the stock is an estimate of $0.23 per share, which would be $0.05 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.31 sequential decrease. Investors should also note that the full-year EPS estimate of $1.91 is a $1.32 improvement when compared to the previous year’s annual results.
The quarterly earnings estimate is predicated on a consensus revenue forecast of $19.42 Billion. If reported, that would be a 20.85% increase over the year-ago quarter.
Recently, UBS downgraded AMZN from Buy to Neutral (Feb 12, 2014). Previously, Standpoint Research Initiated AMZN at to Sell.
The average price target for AMZN shares by the analysts covering the stock is $433.05, which is 24.66% 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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