World’s one of the leading companies, Amazon.com Inc, was among the S&P 500’s biggest fallers. Amazon.com is an American multinational technology company with $281 billion in net sales and approximately $365 billion in physical/digital gross merchandise volume (GMV) in 2019.
Significantly, On September 23, the giant company witnessed declines. The technology company was one of the S&P 500’s biggest fallers, as its stocks dropped by 4.13% and reached $2,999.86 with 5.58 million shares changing hands.
Amazon.com, the leading company, started at an opening price of $3,120.43. Moreover, it reached a high of $3,127 and a low of $2,992.38. The stock ended the day at $129.13 per share.
An average of n/a shares a day touched 500.89 million
Trades an average of n/a shares a day touched 500.89 million shares. The multinational technology corporation reached a high of $3,552.25 and a low of $1,626.04 over the last year.
The company’s online product and digital media sales accounted for 50% of net income in 2019. Amazon Web Services’ cloud computing, storage, database, and other offerings were 13% of net revenue, while commissions, related fulfillment and shipping fees, and other seller services were 19%. Prime membership fees and other subscription-based services were 7% of net income in 2019, and product sales at Whole Foods and other physical store retail formats were 6%. Also, advertising services and co-branded credit cards were 5% of net income.
Moreover, International segments hit 27% of the company’s non-Amazon Web Services sales in 2019, led by Japan, Germany, and the United Kingdom.
Amazon.com Inc. employs 798,000 workers. After the trading of Wednesday, September 23, its market capitalization has eased to $1502.6 billion.
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