Stock: Amazon (US Tech), ISIN: US0231351067

Last Price 3327.59 Max Price 3731.41
Min Price 2951.95 1 Year return 80.08

Amazon.com

(US0231351067)/ AMZN

The past year was a good year for Amazon.com investors

The stock gained over the past 12 months at around 16 percent. Over the period 2011-2016 the stock rose a massive 343,32 percent. Amazon.com's revenues between 2011 and 2015 were very fluctuating and moved between 61,09 billion dollars and 107,01 billion dollars. Amazon.com's net incomes between 2011 and 2015 were quiet similar and moved between 643 million dollars and 618 million dollars.

The company's head quarter is located in Seattle. The core activities of Amazon.com are in the general retailer sector. Jeffrey P. Bezos is the CEO of the company. Thomas J. Szkutak leads the company as CFO. The period from 2006 till the end of 2016 the international sector gained around 120 percent. Measured since 2011 the sector is 28 percent higher and over the past 12 months (December 2015-2016) there is a minus of 120 percent.

Over the past 5 years the American company paid out dividends. Over the period 2011-2015 Amazon.com raised it's dividends per share each year. Based on the yearly higher dividend payments Amazon.com is a kind of dividend aristocrat.

At the end of 2015 Amazon.com employed at around 154,1 thousand people.

Amazon.com' balance mostly financed with equity

At the end of 2015 the general retailer's balance sheet equaled 65,44 billion dollars. At the end of 2015 the total debt positon equaled 52,06 billion dollars. This is around 79,55 percent of the total balance sheet. As per the end of 2015 Amazon.com's price/earnings-ratio equaled 242. So investors paid for 1 stock 242 times the earnings per share of 2015. Based on it's price/earnings-ratio and dividend yield the American stock can be seen as a growth stock.

At the end of 2015 the general retailer's market size (her number of outstanding share times the stock price) equaled around 304,98 billion dollars. At the end of 2015 around 471 million stocks were listed.

All Amazon.com's financial reports are available here. More information about Amazon.com can be found it's website. .