Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) Rises 1.34% for January 21

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Among the biggest risers on the S&P 500 on Thursday January 21 was Amazon.com Inc. ($AMZN), popping some 1.34% to a price of $3,306.99 a share with some 4.86 million shares trading hands.

Starting the day trading at $3,293.00, Amazon.com Inc. reached an intraday high of $3,348.55 and hit intraday lows of $3,289.57. Shares gained $43.61 apiece by day’s end. Over the last 90 days, the stock’s average daily volume has been n/a of its 501.75 million share total float. Today’s action puts the stock’s 50-day SMA at $n/a and 200-day SMA at $n/a with a 52-week range of $1,626.04 to $3,552.25.

Amazon is among the world's highest-grossing online retailers, with $281 billion in net sales and approximately $365 billion in estimated physical/digital gross merchandise volume (GMV) in 2019. Online product and digital media sales comprised 50% of net revenue in 2019, followed by commissions, related fulfillment and shipping fees, and other third-party seller services (19%), Amazon Web Services' cloud computing, storage, database, and other offerings (13%), Prime membership fees and other subscription-based services (7%), product sales at Whole Foods and other physical store retail formats (6%), and advertising services and cobranded credit cards (5%). International segments constituted 27% of Amazon's non-AWS sales in 2019, led by Germany, the United Kingdom, and Japan.

Amazon.com Inc. has its corporate headquarters located in Seattle, WA and employs 798,000 people. Its market cap has now risen to $1659.29 billion after today’s trading, its P/E ratio is now n/a, its P/S n/a, P/B 20.05, and P/FCF n/a.

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is the most visible stock index in the United States, but that doesn’t make it the best. In fact, the industry standard for market watchers and institutional investors in gauging portfolio performance is the S&P 500.

The DJIA relies on just 30 stocks as a sample of large- and mega-cap firms, dwarfed by the 500 contained in the S&P 500, and it also weights its returns using an outdated and flawed price-weighting method. The S&P 500’s weighting is based on market cap, making it a much better representation of actual market performance for large- and mega-cap stocks.

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