Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)

1,764.77
NASDAQ : Retail Trade
Prev Close 1,819.26
Day Low/High 1,763.11 / 1,818.98
52 Wk Low/High 1,307.00 / 2,050.50
Avg Volume 5.64M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 491.20M
Market Cap 893.63B
EPS 20.70
P/E Ratio 90.33
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Europe's Economic Turmoil, Avoiding Bank Stocks. Apple's Show Time: Market Recon

Europe's Economic Turmoil, Avoiding Bank Stocks. Apple's Show Time: Market Recon

Some time later on Friday it is expected that Italy will break ranks with the G-7, the EU, NATO, and sign a Belt and Road Initiative Memorandum of Understanding with China.

Don't Overreact to a Pullback in an Extended Market

Don't Overreact to a Pullback in an Extended Market

The market may be due for some consolidation at this point, but don't read too much into it.

Jim Cramer: The Fed's Dramatic Sea Change and What It Means for Stocks Now

Jim Cramer: The Fed's Dramatic Sea Change and What It Means for Stocks Now

The best stocks to buy in this environment are the ones that have the greatest growth.

Netflix's Latest Pricing Tests Are Worth Keeping an Eye On - Tech Check

Netflix's Latest Pricing Tests Are Worth Keeping an Eye On - Tech Check

As the streaming giant hikes prices in the U.S., it's testing cheaper, mobile-only plans in India and other cost-sensitive markets.

Thank FANG  

Amazon is now +$435/share from my initial buy in late November.  Alphabet is lagging - its only +$115/share higher.

CVS or Walgreens: Which Is the Better Dividend Stock?

CVS or Walgreens: Which Is the Better Dividend Stock?

While the two companies seem very similar on the surface, CVS and Walgreens are different stocks for different types of investors.

Winners and Losers From Alphabet's Gaming Effort

Winners and Losers From Alphabet's Gaming Effort

The impact of Alphabet's angle into streaming is important for investors on either side of the initiative.

FOMC

The Fed is now caught in its own policy - hooked by the drug of cheap money.  The yield on the 10 year U.S. note is under 2.54%. The dovish Fed policy announcement will likely help, over the near term, growth names ( , and ) and hurt rate sensitive ...

The Latest FedEx Earnings Are a Symptom of Something Bigger

The Latest FedEx Earnings Are a Symptom of Something Bigger

There doesn't seem to be much of a catalyst for FDX at the moment.

Trade of the Week (Short QQQ at $178.77)

Ahead of the Fed's announcement and of Micron's EPS report (after the close), my Trade of the Week is to short the Nasdaq: * The Nasdaq has been held up (absolutely and on a relative basis) by strength in Alphabet and Amazon . There is no reason why...

FedEx Results Are a Flashing Red Signal on the Health of the Global Economy

FedEx Results Are a Flashing Red Signal on the Health of the Global Economy

Another pressing concern for FedEx is the margin compression in its U.S. business.

Alphabet's Stadia Video Streaming Is Here but I Have Issues With the Stock

Alphabet's Stadia Video Streaming Is Here but I Have Issues With the Stock

What I notice, however, is just how fast the competition will come up behind GOOGL on this.

This Morning

Note: I am still operating with computer problems.  I see very little going on this morning:  * Breadth is stinking up the joint - 700 advancing issues and 2100 declining issues. * Several market leaders are failing to hold yesterday's morning ramp ...

Investors Await Clarity on Alphabet's Attempt to Upend the Gaming Industry

Investors Await Clarity on Alphabet's Attempt to Upend the Gaming Industry

GOOGL's ambitious gaming has to answer questions before being called a true game changer.

Breadth Update (Part Deux)

We have moved basically to flat breadth over the last hour. Some other cautionary near term signposts include: * Weakness in transports and the Russell Index. * Apple still red. * Banks well off the early morning highs. * Large cap tech at day's low...

Jim Cramer: The Ultimate Case for the Leap of Taste Not Faith

Jim Cramer: The Ultimate Case for the Leap of Taste Not Faith

I think sometimes the best way to parse the temperament is to go over the most obviously 'wrong' moves and address why they might not be wrong at all.

Tilray Touts Global Ambition as Erosion of Canadian Market Expected

Tilray Touts Global Ambition as Erosion of Canadian Market Expected

A key aspect of the international expansion is the company's recent acquisition of hemp-food producer Manitoba Harvest in February.

Kass: Tilray Is Promising but I Prefer This Other Stock in the Pot Space

Kass: Tilray Is Promising but I Prefer This Other Stock in the Pot Space

Tilray will not be cash flow positive for another 2-3 years - that's not quick enough progress for me given its $7 billion dollar capitalization.

Stock of the Day - Tilray

Pot stocks like Tilray have very ambitious valuations but the potential upside (in mergers and, fundamentally in food, drink, supplemental and medical applications) are undeniably immense. The view of a possible rapid rise in revenues and profits (a...

The Message of the Bond Market Goes Ignored

* Note and bond yields are shouting that the trajectory of global economic growth will disappoint relative to consensus expectations * The message of the fixed income market is currently being ignored by stock investors "This is the business we have...

Into the Close

With less then 30 minutes of trading left, it looks like we will have modest improvement in the three major indices - accompanied by healthy market breadth (about 2/1 on the New York Stock Exchange). Amazon was the stock of the day! Financials and s...

Amazon Advancing

Amazon  , my top large cap pick for 2019, continues to advance smartly (+$38/share). My thesis: here.

Jim Cramer: Ulta Paints a Great Picture in Beauty Personalization

Jim Cramer: Ulta Paints a Great Picture in Beauty Personalization

Ulta Beauty is a new champion of retail -- and other names should learn from them.

3 Important Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

3 Important Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

This quarter is a heavy test for Tilray because of the stock's lofty valuation.

Kass: Move Over Goldman Sachs, I Have a New Favorite Large-Cap Stock for 2019

Kass: Move Over Goldman Sachs, I Have a New Favorite Large-Cap Stock for 2019

In a world starved for growth, investors will likely value companies with strong organic growth prospects.

Alphabet's News

Alphabet's shares reversed abruptly based on this news. While I raised my buy level on Amazon to $1700/share (and added this morning), I am keeping my buy level on GOOGL at $1150.

Large-Sizing My Amazon Long

Apropos of my opener, I moved to large sized in my Amazon long.

Jim Cramer: A Vintage Quarter From Broadcom

Jim Cramer: A Vintage Quarter From Broadcom

But most important, networking is on fire - the internet of things and that's so terrific for everyone.