Amazon.com shares moved -32.9% over the last 52 weeks, with a high of $158.65 and a low of $81.43. During this time, the stock lagged the S&P 500 index by -27.0%. As of April 2023, the company's 50-day average price is $98.3. Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions through online and physical stores in North America and internationally. The large-cap Consumer Discretionary company has 1,541,000 full time employees and is based in Seattle, WA. Amazon.com has not offered any dividends in the last year.
Increasing Revenues but Narrowing Margins:
|Earnings Per Share||$1.15||$2.09||$3.24||-$0.27|
|Free Cash Flow||$21,653,000||$25,924,000||-$14,726,000||-$16,893,000|
|Net Current Assets||-$66,854,000||-$95,058,000||-$120,724,000||-$169,841,000|
|Long Term Debt||$23,414,000||$31,816,000||$48,744,000||$67,150,000|
|Net Debt / EBITDA||1.32||0.84||1.09||2.31|
Amazon.com has negative earnings for the current period, so its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is not meaningful. But based on its EPS guidance of $2.51, the company has a forward P/E ratio of 41.1. In contrast, the Consumer Discretionary sector's average P/E ratio is 22.33.Furthermore, Amazon.com is likely overvalued in terms of its book value, since its P/B ratio is 7.2 compared to its sector average of 3.12.
Amazon.com Has an Average Rating of Buy:
45 analysts are following Amazon.com and have set target prices ranging from $90.0 to $156.5 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At the current price of $98.3, AMZN is trading -26.2% away from its average analyst target price of $133.14 per share, implying an analyst consensus of strong upside potential for the stock. The company has a very low short interest since 0.7% of the company's shares are tied to short positions. Institutions own 60.4% of Amazon.com's shares, while the insider ownership rate stands at 9.73%. which is a large amount of insider shareholders. The company's biggest shareholder is the Vanguard Group, Inc. with a 7% stake in the company worth $73,407,300,805.