Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

3,036.15
NASDAQ
Prev Close 3,211.01
Day Low/High 3,019.00 / 3,167.00
52 Wk Low/High 1,626.03 / 3,552.25
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 500.89B
Market Cap 1608.36B
P/E Ratio 123.41
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

My Middle Class Squeeze

"Some 1.6 billion people in informal work, which is nearly half the global workforce, have become at risk of losing income as a result of the coronavirus pandemic", the International Labor Organisation has estimated.  I continue to like my "middle c...

And the Oscar Goes to...

"Due to coronavirus, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has changed the eligibility rules for the 2021 Oscars. While normally films need to have at least a seven-day run in theaters in order to qualify for the awards show, this requirem...

Upside Momentum Continues and There Doesn't Appear to Be a Catalyst to Slow It

Upside Momentum Continues and There Doesn't Appear to Be a Catalyst to Slow It

The consistency of the Fed's message is what is helping to keep strong technical support under the indices.

Home but Not Alone

Following up on my recent post... if you're wondering what people are doing at home in addition to streaming music from Apple and Spotify , or chewing through video streams from Netflix , Amazon , Apple and others, they are doing some pre-digital th...

Earnings in Full Swing, Workplace Evolution, Fed Day

Earnings in Full Swing, Workplace Evolution, Fed Day

There was a mild increase in trading volume at the New York Stock Exchange, but it was a rotational shift.

Why the Big Boost to E-Commerce Sales Will Partly, But Not Entirely, Cool Off

Why the Big Boost to E-Commerce Sales Will Partly, But Not Entirely, Cool Off

There's more than just one factor behind a lot of the sales jumps that are being seen.

Jim Cramer: Reopening Is Necessary, but Based on Little More Than Hope

Jim Cramer: Reopening Is Necessary, but Based on Little More Than Hope

It's imperative that people get back to work, so we have this great compromise -- let's see how it might play out.

What's Making This Market So Difficult Is That It's So Lopsided

What's Making This Market So Difficult Is That It's So Lopsided

Even if you are bullish and want to try to ride the uptrend the entry points are extremely difficult.

Revisiting: Does the Continuation of a Rip Your Face Market Rally and the Mother of All Short Squeezes Lie Ahead?

* Stocks will likely end the month of April with one of the largest four week rallies in history * Now the "hard part," as a premium will be placed on individual stock selection * The pivot from growth to value may mark a profound market change * Ma...

Small-Caps' Rise Appears to Defy Gravity of Reality

Small-Caps' Rise Appears to Defy Gravity of Reality

One must ask whether the increased speculation is a positive sign as unemployment is at record levels, much of the economy is shut down and reopening is uncertain.

Here's a Small-Cap Strategy

Here's a Small-Cap Strategy

Here's we'll queue up a trade in the QQQ fund as big tech names turn red.

The Pivot From Growth to Value?

Today we see the pivot with some clarity: * A profound reversal in Amazon , which I discussed earlier in the day. The shares were +$35 and are now down by -$43 * Two areas of value - financials (money centers and brokerages) and packaged foods (e.g....

Jim Cramer: Here Are Amazon's 'Risks,' in Black and White

Jim Cramer: Here Are Amazon's 'Risks,' in Black and White

Here's why an article on Amazon allows you to buy ahead of the quarter, and how you can approach other companies reporting this week.

Beware of Month End Asset Allocation Out of Stocks and Into Bonds

* My short term optimism is fading for, as the market advances, the upside/downside deteriorates * The advance is narrow, revenue/profit expectations are perhaps too high (and discounted) for the FANG constituency * The S&P Index is within 3%-4% fro...

Time for Second Level Thinking on Amazon?

I recently sold out my entire Amazon position as the near term reward vs. risk has deteriorated after the stock's meteoric rise in the last five weeks. First level thinking: Amazon will have a terrific quarter because of the "stay at home" restricti...

The Market Refuses to Embrace Negatives as Major Earnings Reports Roll In

The Market Refuses to Embrace Negatives as Major Earnings Reports Roll In

So far, earnings season has not been the obstacle that many have feared.

2 Sectors That Will Look Markedly Different Under the New Normal

2 Sectors That Will Look Markedly Different Under the New Normal

Retail and real estate already were undergoing change and that process only will be accelerated by differences in how we live amid the coronavirus.

Cramer: The Stock Market Is Now Divided Into 3 Buckets - And One Is Unfortunate

Cramer: The Stock Market Is Now Divided Into 3 Buckets - And One Is Unfortunate

The problem for index fund owners is they own all three buckets and there are a lot more companies in the third bucket than in the first two.

Jim Cramer: This Market Values Companies With a Heart

Jim Cramer: This Market Values Companies With a Heart

Brains per share. Hearts Per Share. I've been around long enough to be that positive. I like these companies and more importantly, I like their stocks.

Jim Cramer: It's the End of the Mall as We Know It

Jim Cramer: It's the End of the Mall as We Know It

We keep hearing about Macy's, J.C. Penney, Kohl's and others who are in trouble -- well here's why.

Why Am I Surprised That Kimberly-Clark Shares Are Acting So Well?

Why Am I Surprised That Kimberly-Clark Shares Are Acting So Well?

I'm thinking that I probably take a pass on this name today.

Dell, Cisco and Others Offer Financing as Hardware and Software Deals Slump

Dell, Cisco and Others Offer Financing as Hardware and Software Deals Slump

IT giants are leaning on their balance sheets to convince reluctant customers to make new purchases.

There's No Reason to Believe That Stocks Are Heading Up From Here

There's No Reason to Believe That Stocks Are Heading Up From Here

I've been suggesting for a while that there is no rush to buy long term holdings.

An Extended Shopify Should Correct With the Broader Market Pulling Back

An Extended Shopify Should Correct With the Broader Market Pulling Back

Traders and investors in SHOP should consider protecting profits or booking some of their gains.

Understanding Monday, What to Expect From an Economic Recovery, Reenter Walmart?

Understanding Monday, What to Expect From an Economic Recovery, Reenter Walmart?

Beyond energy markets and the potential for ancillary fall-out, the S&P 500, and this may be more important from a technical viewpoint, failed to hold that 50 day SMA.

Jim Cramer: Oil Tanked, and We're in Uncharted Waters

Jim Cramer: Oil Tanked, and We're in Uncharted Waters

Oil isn't really worthless and Amazon isn't the only retailer that will survive, but we are in a mixed up market thanks to Covid-19.

The Rally in Flir Systems May Not Last Long

The Rally in Flir Systems May Not Last Long

Sometimes a story can start a dramatic push of money into a stock. Other times an upside pop is just that.

Kass: The Financial Sector, and My Experience With George Soros

Kass: The Financial Sector, and My Experience With George Soros

I have to respectfully disagree with Jim Cramer's conclusions in his recent column, 'No Wonder Bank Stocks Have Been Hit So Hard'.

I Continue to Pivot Out of Growth and Into Value

A reminder that, as of Friday, I am totally out of Alphabet and Amazon - and I have pivoted out of growth into value. I have shorted Apple , which is now priced as a growth stock and is no longer a "value" name. (Apple is my Trade of the Week, short...

Jim Cramer: Here Are the Stocks That 'Transom' Money Is Buying

Jim Cramer: Here Are the Stocks That 'Transom' Money Is Buying

They buy and buy and buy. The same stocks. Over and over. No end to it.