Amazon

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Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators. It offers merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. The company enables authors, musicians, filmmakers, app developers, and others to publish and sell content via its branded websites. Amazon also provides Kindle Direct Publishing, an online platform that allows independent authors and publishers to make their books available in the Kindle Store. In addition, the сompany offers co-branded credit card agreements and advertising services, serves developers and enterprises through Amazon Web Services, and manufactures and sells electronic devices. Currently, Amazon operates through three segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
TypePublic
Founded1994
HQSeattle, WA, US
Websiteamazon.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureA-

Locations

Amazon is headquartered in
Seattle, United States

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2022)1,622,000
Job Openings58,131
Revenue (FY, 2021)$469.8 B(+22%)
Share Price (May 2022)$2.2 K(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Amazon

Andy Jassy

Andy Jassy

President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Jeffrey P. Bezos

Jeffrey P. Bezos

Executive Chair
Brian T. Olsavsky

Brian T. Olsavsky

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
David H. Clark

David H. Clark

Chief Executive Officer, Worldwide Consumer
Shelley L. Reynolds

Shelley L. Reynolds

Vice President, Worldwide Controller
Adam N. Selipsky

Adam N. Selipsky

Chief Executive Officer, Amazon Web Services
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Amazon Office Locations

Amazon has offices in Seattle, Arlington, Atlanta, Austin and in 222 other locations
Seattle, WA, US (HQ)
410 Terry Ave N
Arlington, VA, US
Crystal City
Atlanta, GA, US
3333 Piedmont Rd NE
Austin, TX, US
11501 Alterra Pkwy
Baltimore, MD, US
2010 Broening Hwy
Bellevue, WA, US
425 106th Ave NE
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Amazon Financials and Metrics

Amazon Revenue

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Amazon's revenue was reported to be $469.82 b in FY, 2021 which is a 21.7% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2022)

116.4b

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

49.9b

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(3.8b)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

3.7b

Market capitalization (26-May-2022)

1.1t

Closing stock price (26-May-2022)

2.2k

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

36.4b

EV

1.2t
Amazon's current market capitalization is $1.1 t.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

280.5b386.1b469.8b

Revenue growth, %

20%38%22%

Cost of goods sold

165.5b233.3b272.3b

Gross profit

115.0b152.8b197.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

75.5b88.9b96.1b108.5b113.1b110.8b116.4b

Cost of goods sold

44.3b52.7b57.1b62.4b64.2b62.9b66.5b

Gross profit

31.2b36.3b39.0b46.1b48.9b47.9b49.9b

Gross profit Margin, %

41%41%41%42%43%43%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

36.1b42.1b36.2b

Accounts Receivable

20.8b24.5b32.9b

Inventories

20.5b23.8b32.6b

Current Assets

96.3b132.7b161.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

27.2b37.5b29.9b33.8b40.4b29.9b36.4b

Accounts Receivable

17.8b19.9b20.8b24.3b26.8b28.6b32.5b

Inventories

18.9b19.6b23.7b23.8b24.1b30.9b35.0b

Current Assets

86.0b110.9b113.0b121.4b140.8b138.5b133.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

11.6b21.3b33.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

21.8b25.3b34.3b

Inventories

(3.3b)(2.8b)(9.5b)

Accounts Payable

8.2b17.5b3.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

2.5b7.8b14.1b8.1b15.9b19.0b(3.8b)

Depreciation and Amortization

5.4b11.1b17.6b7.5b15.5b24.5b9.0b

Inventories

1.4b720.0m(3.2b)(304.0m)(513.0m)(7.6b)(2.6b)

Accounts Payable

(8.0b)573.0m4.2b(8.3b)(8.2b)(4.4b)(9.4b)
USDFY, 2019

EV/EBIT

64.8 x

EV/CFO

24.5 x

Revenue/Employee

396.2k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.6 x

P/E Ratio

80.3
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Amazon Operating Metrics

Amazon's Amazon Prime Members was reported to be 150 m in FY, 2019.
Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Amazon Prime Members

100 m150 m

Databases Migrated to Date (AWS)

150 k

Availability Zones (AWS)

64

Alexa Skills

90 k100 k

Amazon Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
GlowRoadApril 22, 2022
VeeqoMarch 07, 2022
Umbra3DJanuary 22, 2022
PrioneDecember 22, 2021
MGM StudiosMay 26, 2021$8.5 b
PerpuleMarch 30, 2021₹1.1 b
SelzFebruary 16, 2021
ZooxJune 26, 2020$1.2 b
Health NavigatorOctober 23, 2019
INLTSeptember 18, 2019
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Amazon Revenue Breakdown

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Amazon revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.2% from AWS, 27.2% from International and 59.6% from North America

Amazon revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.9% from Germany, 13.5% from Rest of World, 6.8% from United Kingdom, 66.8% from United States and 4.9% from Other

Amazon Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Amazon Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Amazon Online and Social Media Presence

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Amazon Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    74/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    73/100

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Amazon News and Updates

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses in Amazon.com, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline – AMZN

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Amazon flexes its retail muscle with a brick-and-mortar clothing store

Signaling its ambitions to make a dent in the apparel market, Amazon today opened its first physical clothing store, Amazon Style, in the Greater Los Angeles Area. Offering a twist on the traditional experience, visitors to the Glendale, California shop at The Americana At Brand use an app to scan c…
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Amazon Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Amazon founded?

    Amazon was founded in 1994.

  • Who are Amazon key executives?

    Amazon's key executives are Andy Jassy, Jeffrey P. Bezos and Brian T. Olsavsky.

  • How many employees does Amazon have?

    Amazon has 1,622,000 employees.

  • What is Amazon revenue?

    Latest Amazon annual revenue is $469.8 b.

  • What is Amazon revenue per employee?

    Latest Amazon revenue per employee is $289.7 k.

  • Who are Amazon competitors?

    Competitors of Amazon include Marshalls, Gamestop and The Home Depot.

  • Where is Amazon headquarters?

    Amazon headquarters is located at 410 Terry Ave N, Seattle.

  • Where are Amazon offices?

    Amazon has offices in Seattle, Arlington, Atlanta, Austin and in 222 other locations.

  • How many offices does Amazon have?

    Amazon has 235 offices.