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)566,000 (est)+5%
Websiteamazon.com
Amazon was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, US
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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
Beth Galetti

Beth Galetti

SVP, Human Resources, HR Administration
Shelley Reynolds

Shelley Reynolds

VP, Worldwide Controller and Principal Accounting Officer
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Amazon Office Locations

Amazon has offices in London, Dublin, Beijing, San Francisco and in 170 other locations
Seattle, US (HQ)
410 Terry Ave N
Atlanta, US
3333 Piedmont Rd NE
Baltimore, US
2010 Broening Hwy
Campbellsville, US
1051 S Columbia Ave
Charleston, US
7290 Investment Dr
Chattanooga, US
2009 Curtain Pole Rd
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Amazon Financials and Metrics

Amazon Revenue

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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 (Q2, 2018)

52.9b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

22.3b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

42.1%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

2.5b

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

3.0b

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2018)

858.9b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2018)

1.8k

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

19.8b

EV

863.7b
Amazon's current market capitalization is $858.9 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, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

22.7b23.2b25.4b35.7b29.1b30.4b32.7b43.7b35.7b38.0b43.7b60.5b51.0b52.9b

Cost of goods sold

15.4b15.2b16.8b24.3b18.9b19.2b21.3b29.0b22.4b23.5b27.5b38.5b30.7b30.6b

Gross profit

7.3b8.0b8.6b11.4b10.3b11.2b11.5b14.8b13.3b14.5b16.2b22.0b20.3b22.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

32%35%34%32%35%37%35%34%37%38%37%36%40%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, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

10.2b10.3b10.7b12.5b12.5b13.7b15.4b13.2b12.8b16.7b19.8b

Accounts Receivable

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

Inventories

7.4b7.5b9.0b9.6b9.6b10.7b10.6b11.5b13.7b13.8b14.8b

Current Assets

25.9b26.4b28.8b30.5b32.2b35.6b39.5b41.0b48.6b50.8b54.5b
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, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

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

Depreciation and Amortization

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

Inventories

721.0m693.0m(844.0m)769.0m712.0m(383.0m)947.0m265.0m(1.3b)2.2b1.1b

Accounts Payable

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

EV/EBIT

289.5 x

EV/CFO

152.7 x

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.8 x
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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, 2018

Amazon Prime Members

30.60 m46.21 m66 m100 m

Amazon Prime Members (US)

58 m63 m65 m74 m80 m85 m90 m

Databases Migrated (AWS)

18 k23 k30 k54 k80 k

Availability Zones (AWS)

32 35 38 42 42 44 44 52 54
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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
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Amazon Revenue Breakdown

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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.
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Amazon Online and Social Media Presence

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Amazon News and Updates

12 devices and services that could help you ditch Amazon completely (AMZN)

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Homebuilder stocks are on pace for their worst year since 2008. Amid the bloodbath, industry analysts are warning that tech giants are growing their ambitions and investments in the housing market.  Amazon, Google, and Tesla have already made some inroads, and could innovate in ways that tradition…

Amazon is revisiting HQ2 contenders as it prepares to make its decision — here's who's left in the running (AMZN)

Amazon is revisiting some of the cities shortlisted for its new headquarters, HQ2, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.  Those cities include New York, Newark, Miami, and Chicago, according to The Journal.  20 cities are still in the running, and Amazon is expected to announce a decision …

Option-trading opportunities on Amazon.com, Caterpillar Inc., KeyCorp, NVIDIA, and Square Incorporated

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It sounds like Amazon is closing in on a location for its new headquarters

Amazon is expected to make its decision on the location of its second headquarters by the end of the year.

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Amazon Company Life and Culture

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