Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)

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NASDAQ : Retail Trade
Prev Close 2,095.97
Open 2,003.18
Day Low/High 1,987.97 / 2,039.30
52 Wk Low/High 1,586.57 / 2,185.95
Volume 6.51M
Avg Volume 3.53M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 497.81M
Market Cap 1071.84B
EPS 23.50
P/E Ratio 93.57
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Repeating for Emphasis

For those with a shorter term time frame I wanted to repeat: * The massive outperformance of FANG since the October, 2019 lows vs. transports (+50% compared to +2%) and other cyclical areas suggest that profit taking is in order for Amazon and Alpha...

Where to Put Your Money? Bonds Still Look Good Here

Where to Put Your Money? Bonds Still Look Good Here

Every minute detail and data point is misinterpreted to paint a positive picture for stocks.

Go Experiential With This Monthly Dividend Stock Yielding 6.5%

Go Experiential With This Monthly Dividend Stock Yielding 6.5%

For investors who want to receive income more frequently than once per quarter, monthly dividend stocks are an attractive option.

Tweet of the Day

I recently reduced my exposure in Amazon and Alphabet  from very large to medium sized, given the overbought (FANG +50% since October 2019 lows vs. +2% for transports) and this: The most extreme in history:https://t.co/qXwlI53HZE https://t.co/CATn1G...

My Recent Moves

I thought it might be helpful to briefly summarize some of my more meaningful moves in the market over the last few weeks: * I eliminated Goldman Sachs around $240 (my year end 2020 target price) and reduced the size of my , and longs. Lower interes...

13 Strategic Ways to Invest in the 'Digital Transformation'

13 Strategic Ways to Invest in the 'Digital Transformation'

Digital transformation is the biggest and most important trend in a generation. The time to invest is now.

Higher Stock Prices Are the Ally of the Short Term Trading Community but the Enemy of the Long Term Investor

* Speculation is rising * Economic growth is slowing * Values are diminishing It is not only coronavirus that is growing contagious, so is speculation (see the climb in Tesla's share price today). Based on a plethora of reasons, I am now assuming th...

Japan's Economy Sicker Than Expected and Before Any Virus Effect

Japan's Economy Sicker Than Expected and Before Any Virus Effect

The world's third-largest economy is likely to now be in recession, and Japanese investors have sensibly switched into defensive sectors and low-volatility stocks.

In a Stock-Picker's Market, the Results May Surprise You

In a Stock-Picker's Market, the Results May Surprise You

Returns can be robust if the conditions are favorable, but it won't always be so fruitful.

Amazon vs. Microsoft, Assessing the Virus, Sticking Up for Judy Shelton

Amazon vs. Microsoft, Assessing the Virus, Sticking Up for Judy Shelton

Fed repo policy changes confirm that external issues are having only a small impact on U.S. economic performance.

Jim Cramer: We're Getting Spun in a Crazy, Virtuous Circle

Jim Cramer: We're Getting Spun in a Crazy, Virtuous Circle

This market's bound by earnings and a virus, and both are astonishingly subjective.

Alibaba's Valuation Still Looks Reasonable in Light of Its Growth Profile

Alibaba's Valuation Still Looks Reasonable in Light of Its Growth Profile

While coronavirus uncertainty is a near-term overhang, Alibaba continues delivering impressive top-line growth for a number of businesses.

"Group Stink," Charts and My Growing Ursine Market View

* The stench of "Group Stink" has been particularly strong lately * Just as the consensus may be wrong that the threat of coronavirus has dissipated, so might the bullish market consensus be wrong * Stock prices are not necessarily truth "Nothing li...

Jim Cramer: One Thing This Market Doesn't Lack Is Confidence

Jim Cramer: One Thing This Market Doesn't Lack Is Confidence

You can sell any stock that's up and take that money to the bank and no one will say, "sorry that was made off of euphoria, we can't take it."

Amazon Is the New Tesla

"Too much of a good thing can be wonderful." - Mae West Amazon is indicated +$20/share in pre-market trading. Amazon is the new Tesla . I continue to look for a narrowing of leadership in a maturing stock market as the leaders enter the "Tesla stock...

On Becoming Risk-Averse, Sinking Baltic Dry Index, Fed Speak, Trading iQIYI

On Becoming Risk-Averse, Sinking Baltic Dry Index, Fed Speak, Trading iQIYI

We play the game in front of us. We try to excel in the environment provided.

Weakness in This Trading Session

Thus far it is not exactly a "Down Goes Frazier" moment - but today's trading session showed some weakness - particularly as measured from the day's highs. With less than 40 minutes to go the S&P, which was +23 handles this morning, is now flat. And...

Turnaround Tuesday?

Well, it would be a good birthday present! That said, Amazon has quickly given back more than half of its $40/share gain, and Microsoft has been lower most of the day - etc., etc. Breadth was 4-1 positive and is now only 2-1 positive. I am positione...

Will Western Union Come Through?

Will Western Union Come Through?

Here's how to play WU as it heads into earnings later Tuesday -- and why I'd buy based on the chart if it weren't the 'big' day.

Up, Up and Away - My Beautiful FANG Stocks

"The world's a nicer place in my beautiful balloon It wears a nicer face in my beautiful balloon We can sing a song and sail along the silver sky For we can fly we can fly Up, up and away My beautiful, my beautiful balloon." - Fifth Dimension, Up, U...

Jim Cramer: Why Simon Property's Taubman Centers Buy Is So Important

Jim Cramer: Why Simon Property's Taubman Centers Buy Is So Important

This is a statement buy that is changing the shopping mall narrative, and we need to see one in oil and gas next.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why This Market's Headed to the Clouds

Jim Cramer: Here's Why This Market's Headed to the Clouds

As the Wuhan coronavirus shakes up the global economy and growth outlook for China, there seems to be only one theme that's resonating right now.

FedEx Is Delivering

"Just one more thing." -- Lt. Columbo I neglected to mention that UBS has upgraded FedEx . FDX was +5% on Friday and up again today following a company announcement that it is improving its delivery efficiency and reducing costs. I placed FDX on my ...

At Index Highs, This Part of the Market Looks Surprisingly Soft

At Index Highs, This Part of the Market Looks Surprisingly Soft

The 12-month highs to lows is unimpressive as small caps are still lagging and big cap stocks like Microsoft, Amazon and Apple lead.

No New Trades

No trades since the early going (Amazon and Alphabet ). Doing research.

Lessons I Have Learned From 'The Chief'

* I have learned a lot by looking back at my mentor, "The Chief's" investment observations and successes * In a world starved for earnings growth I am back in Google and Amazon - that's where "The Chief " would be * The next Tesla might be Amazon or...

How Much Longer Can This Action Persist?

How Much Longer Can This Action Persist?

One explanation is that there is a 'climbing a wall of worry' dynamic at work.

Back in Amazon

* With a $5000 intermediate term target I have reestablished an Amazon long near the opening this morning * Amazon's shares have ignored over $3.5 billion of Bezos sales over the last week - and that's a good sign * My new buy level is $2100 I recen...