Amazon is an international e-commerce company providing a marketplace for consumers, sellers and content creators. The Company offers its users merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. It also 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 Company 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 in three segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (“AWS”).
TypePublic
HQSeattle, US
Founded1994
Size (employees)575,700 (est)
Websiteamazon.comwdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt
Amazon was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, US
Report incorrect company information

Viewing summary data as a guest

Sign up for free to see all data

Key People/Management at Amazon

Jeffrey Bezos

Jeffrey Bezos

President, CEO and Chairman of the Board
Andrew Jassy

Andrew Jassy

CEO, Amazon Web Services
Brian Olsavsky

Brian Olsavsky

SVP and CFO
David Zapolsky

David Zapolsky

SVP, General Counsel and Secretary
Shelley Reynolds

Shelley Reynolds

VP, Worldwide Controller and Principal Accounting Officer
Jeffrey Wilke

Jeffrey Wilke

CEO, Worldwide Consumer
Show more

Amazon Office Locations

Amazon has offices in Seattle, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore and in 171 other locations
Seattle, (HQ)
410 Terry Ave N
Atlanta,
3333 Piedmont Rd NE
Baltimore,
2010 Broening Hwy
Bellevue,
425 106th Ave NE
Boston,
101 Main St
Campbellsville,
1051 S Columbia Ave
Show all (176)
Report incorrect company information

Amazon Financials and Metrics

Amazon Revenue

Embed Graph
View revenue for all periods
Amazon's revenue was reported to be $177.87 b in FY, 2017 which is a 30.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

56.6b

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

23.6b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

41.7%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

2.9b

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

3.7b

Market capitalization (12-Dec-2018)

813.4b

Closing stock price (12-Dec-2018)

1.7k

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

20.4b

EV

817.7b
Amazon's current market capitalization is $813.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

74.5b89.0b107.0b136.0b177.9b

Revenue growth, %

20%20%27%31%

Cost of goods sold

54.2b62.8b71.7b88.3b111.9b

Gross profit

20.3b26.2b35.4b47.7b65.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

19.7b22.7b23.2b25.4b35.7b29.1b30.4b32.7b43.7b35.7b38.0b43.7b60.5b51.0b52.9b56.6b

Cost of goods sold

14.1b15.4b15.2b16.8b24.3b18.9b19.2b21.3b29.0b22.4b23.5b27.5b38.5b30.7b30.6b33.0b

Gross profit

5.7b7.3b8.0b8.6b11.4b10.3b11.2b11.5b14.8b13.3b14.5b16.2b22.0b20.3b22.3b23.6b

Gross profit Margin, %

29%32%35%34%32%35%37%35%34%37%38%37%36%40%42%42%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

8.7b14.6b15.9b19.3b20.5b

Accounts Receivable

4.8b5.6b5.7b8.3b13.2b

Inventories

7.4b8.3b10.2b11.5b16.0b

Current Assets

24.6b31.3b35.7b45.8b60.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

5.1b10.2b10.3b10.7b12.5b12.5b13.7b15.4b13.2b12.8b16.7b19.8b20.4b

Accounts Receivable

4.8b4.9b5.4b5.1b6.1b6.6b7.3b8.0b10.6b12.0b12.6b14.3b

Inventories

6.7b7.4b7.5b9.0b9.6b9.6b10.7b10.6b11.5b13.7b13.8b14.8b15.9b

Current Assets

19.3b25.9b26.4b28.8b30.5b32.2b35.6b39.5b41.0b48.6b50.8b54.5b59.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

274.0m(241.0m)596.0m2.4b3.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

3.3b4.7b6.3b8.1b11.5b

Inventories

(1.4b)(1.2b)(2.2b)(1.4b)(3.6b)

Accounts Payable

1.9b1.8b4.3b5.0b7.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

108.0m(57.0m)35.0m114.0m513.0m1.4b1.6b724.0m921.0m1.2b1.6b4.2b7.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.4b2.9b4.5b1.8b3.7b5.8b2.4b5.1b8.0b3.7b7.3b11.1b

Inventories

699.0m721.0m693.0m(844.0m)769.0m712.0m(383.0m)947.0m265.0m(1.3b)2.2b1.1b36.0m

Accounts Payable

(4.7b)(4.2b)(3.9b)(1.8b)(5.8b)(4.8b)(2.3b)(6.9b)(4.8b)(1.7b)(10.2b)(7.5b)(3.6b)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

219.6 x

EV/CFO

57.4 x

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.7 x
Show all financial metrics

Amazon Operating Metrics

Amazon's Amazon Prime Members was reported to be 100 m in Apr, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Apr, 2018Q2, 2018Dec, 2018

Amazon Prime Members

30.60 m46.21 m66 m100 m

Amazon Prime Members (US)

58 m63 m65 m74 m80 m85 m90 m100 m

Databases Migrated (AWS)

18 k23 k30 k54 k80 k

Availability Zones (AWS)

32 35 38 42 42 44 44 52 54
Show all operating metrics

Amazon Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
TapzoAugust 28, 2018$40 m
PillPackJune 28, 2018$1 b
RingFebruary 27, 2018$1.20 b
Blink Home SecurityDecember 22, 2017$90 m
ImmediaDecember 21, 2017
Body LabsOctober 04, 2017
GraphiqJuly 20, 2017
GameSparksJuly 08, 2017$10 m
Whole Foods MarketJune 16, 2017$13.70 b
Souq.comMarch 27, 2017$580 m
Show more

Amazon Revenue Breakdown

Embed Graph

Amazon revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.8% from AWS, 30.5% from International and 59.7% from North America

Amazon revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 9.5% from Germany, 6.4% from United Kingdom, 6.7% from Japan, 9.6% from Rest of World and 67.7% from United States

Human Capital Metrics

Amazon's employees are reported to be approximately 40% female and 60% male.
Embed Graph
Show all human capital metrics
Report incorrect company information

Amazon Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph
Report incorrect company information

Amazon News and Updates

As 'exclusives' become the priority for Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, these charts show how many TV shows and movies they still sharewdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt

Streaming search engine Reelgood provided Business Insider charts that show the overlap between Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video in movies and TV shows. There is more overlap between all three in regard to TV shows than movies. Exclusive shows and movies have become a key differentiator as th…

How Police Use Fake Amazon Boxes and GPS to Catch Thieves

It takes just minutes to catch them.

The best UK deals for Wednesday: Hugo Boss watches, Amazon devices, Philips toothbrushes, and more

Much like Santa's elves at this time of year, we have been keeping very busy concerning ourselves with gifts.  With Christmas fast approaching, we understand that this time of year can be stressful as you mull over what to get those notoriously difficult-to-please family members. We are here to he…

France's Orange partners with Amazon over voice assistant technology

French telecoms operator Orange is partnering with Amazon to combine their respective voice assistant technology, Chief Executive Officer Stephane Richard said on Wednesday.

From Pyeongchang to Amazon headquarters, these are the top 10 places Americans were looking for in 2018, according to Google

Google took a look back on the people, topics, events, and places that trended the most on search as part of its 2018 "Year in Search" series. We looked at the top results for the search, "Where is..." The most trending queries involved natural disasters, world events, and unexpected people news.…

Amazon aims at office workers with compact cashier-less food store

Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday opened a compact version of its cashier-less Amazon Go food stores, broadening its footprint in the bricks-and-mortar world in a move to add shops in places such as office lobbies and hospitals.
Show more
Report incorrect company information

Amazon Company Life and Culture

Report incorrect company information

Amazon Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Amazon founded?

    Amazon was founded in 1994.

  • Who are Amazon key executives?

    Amazon's key executives are Jeffrey Bezos, Andrew Jassy and Brian Olsavsky.

  • How many employees does Amazon have?

    Amazon has 575,700 employees.

  • What is Amazon revenue?

    Latest Amazon annual revenue is $177.9 b.

  • What is Amazon revenue per employee?

    Latest Amazon revenue per employee is $309 k.

  • Who are Amazon competitors?

    Competitors of Amazon include Flipkart, Walmart and Alibaba.

  • Where is Amazon headquarters?

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

  • Where are Amazon offices?

    Amazon has offices in Seattle, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore and in 171 other locations.

  • How many offices does Amazon have?

    Amazon has 176 offices.