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Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN)


Last Updated: Feb-22-2017 00:00:09

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Today's Amazon Stock Update

For your one quick stop for Amazon stock daily numbers today (February 22, 2017), look no further. We've put the most important AMZN data here.To start, let's look at the Amazon stock closing price. Shares ended the day's trading session at $856.44. They rose 1.35% or $11.37 from the previous day's close.Just looking at the Amazon stock price in a short time frame is not as helpful as looking at a year's worth of share price data, so let's do that...Now AMZN is trading higher than it was last year at this time, with the share price higher by 60.11%.

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The Amazon stock price 52-week high is $857.98. That was hit on 2/21/2017. The AMZN stock 52-week low is $533.15, reached on 2/24/2016.Another number to look at - AMZN trading volume yesterday was 3,112,200. That's not as much as Amazon stock's average daily trading volume of 3,507,767.Amazon's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 408,667,474,000. That gives Amazon a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Amazon stock is 171.92. That's less than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare AMZN to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of AMZN is 4.91.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Amazon is 1.40.Amazon stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most stocks considered "dividend stocks" have a yield of 2% or more.For more info on Amazon stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find AMZN stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) Profile

Volume3,507,767
Open$848.84
Prior Close$845.07
Market Cap$408.67 B
PE Ratio171.92
Beta1.4
Amazon.com Inc. seeks to be the world's most customer-centric company where customers can find and discover anything they may want to buy online. The company lists unique items in categories such as books music DVDs videos consumer electronics toys camera and photo items software computer and video games tools and hardware lawn and patio items kitchen products and wireless products.
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AMZN Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$1.54 (2017-02-02)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.52 (2016-10-27)
3rd Quarter Earnings$1.78 (2016-07-28)
4th Quarter Earnings$1.07 (2016-04-28)
PE Ratio172.11
EPS Growth56.18%
Recent Earnings$1.54
Annual EPS$4.91
Market Capitalization$408.67 B
Insider Shareholder %0.177%
Annual Revenue$135.99 B
Number of Shares Outstanding477,170 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %65.08%
Annual Net Income$2.37B
TTM Net Profit Margin$1.74
One Year Return54.89%
Three Year Return143.46%
Five Year Return378.11%
Five Year Revenue Growth182.85%
Five Year Earnings Growth265.67%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$1.54
Annual EPS$4.91
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD56.18%
PE Ratio171.92
Recent Earnings$1.54
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio2-1
beta1.4

AMZN Key Stats

Last Price$856.44
Net Change$11.37 (1.35%)
Bid$0
Ask Price$0
Open Price$848.84
Previous Close Price$845.07
High Price$857.98
Low Price$847.25
Number of Trades15,635
Volume3,507,767
Fifty Two Week High$857.98 (2017-02-21)
Fifty Two Week Low$533.15 (2016-02-24)
Average Daily Volume3,740,776
Share Outstanding477,170 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0/yr
Dividend Yield0%