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CLOSING UPDATE: Amazon.com increased further 0.1%, led NASDAQ Industrial higher 24 July 2017 17:53 EDT

NEWS BITES - NORTH AMERICA

This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's NASDAQ market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

Amazon.com, NASDAQ's largest internet commerce company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.3% to trade at $US1,038.95 vs. the NASDAQ Industrial which strengthened 9.4 points (or 0.2%) to 5,170.4. Representing a weighting of about 17.4% of the index, the stock accounted for the gain. Trading volume was 62% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which rose 9.5 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.1%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant uptrend:

+ The positive 13.43 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.

+ In the last one month the stock has hit a new 52-week high four times and in the last three months nineteen times, pointing to a significant uptrend.

+ The price lifted 2.9% in the last week and 3.8% in the last month.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

+ Price/Sales of 3.5 [4.0]

Other Bullish Signals include:

+ Interest cover is less leveraged at 9 times.

+ The Brand Value represents 7.2% of the estimated Enterprise Value of $US511.8 billion.

Note

Bearish Signals:

Tobin's Q Ratio is 6. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is overvalued and ranks in the bottom 6% of stocks by value of Q Ratio.

Net profit margin has averaged 0.7% in the last 3 years. This suggests the company is less profitable with a low margin of safety.

As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 12.3% is lower than sector average of 14.5%.

Overbought/Bearish:

The 0.4% discount to 12-month high of $US1,043.01 against the 46.3% premium to 12-month low of $US710.10 suggests the climb might be peaking.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Overvaluation:

Return on Equity 12.3% [14.5%]

Return on Assets 2.8% [6.9%]

TODAY'S ALERTS

Afternoon Alert: Amazon.com increases 1.2%, leads NASDAQ Industrial higher

24 July 2017 13:30 EDT

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has increased 1.2% to trade at $US1,037.95 vs. the NASDAQ Industrial which strengthened 9.4 points (or 0.2%) to 5,170.4. Representing a weighting of about 17.4% of the index, the stock accounted for the gain. Trading volume was 87% of average so far today.

Morning Alert: Amazon.com increases 0.7%, leads NASDAQ Internet index higher

24 July 2017 11:01 EDT

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has increased 0.7% to trade at $US1,033.0 vs. the NASDAQ Internet index which strengthened 3.5 points (or 0.5%) to 657.5. Representing a weighting of about 26.5% of the index, the stock accounted for 35.1% of today's gain. Trading volume was 82% of average so far today.

RECENT ALERTS

CLOSING UPDATE: Amazon.com decreased further 0.02%, led Internet commerce sector lower

21 July 2017 17:53 EDT

Amazon.com, NASDAQ's largest internet commerce company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.3% to trade at $US1,025.67 vs. the Internet commerce sector which weakened 4.2 points (or 0.02%) to 16,655.8. Representing a weighting of about 61.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 52% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which rose 0.3 points (or 0.01%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.3%.

Afternoon Alert: Amazon.com decreases 0.3%, leads NASDAQ Industrial lower

21 July 2017 13:29 EDT

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has decreased 0.3% to trade at $US1,025.90 vs. the NASDAQ Industrial which weakened 11.1 points (or 0.2%) to 5,150.2. Representing a weighting of about 17.3% of the index, the stock accounted for 22.4% of today's loss. Trading volume was 88% of average so far today.

Amazon.com, Inc. (O:AMZN)

ISIN: US0231351067

PermID: 4295905494

CIK: 1018724

CUSIP: 023135106

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