Official Name: Amazon.com, Inc.
Headquarters: Seattle, WA, United States
Founded: July 5, 1994
CEO: Mr. Andrew R. Jassy
USD as of Jan. 1, 2023
Amazon.com, Inc. is a multinational technology company focused on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It started as an online bookstore that later diversified to a wide array of products. Amazon has become the uncontested leader of e-commerce in the US, and after having expanded to many countries, it has also developed further into brick-and-mortar retail with the acquisition of Whole Foods Market, as well as publishing, electronics, cloud computing, video streaming, and production, among other investments.
Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally. The company operates through three segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). It sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from third-party sellers through physical and online stores. The company also manufactures and sells electronic devices, including Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TVs, Rings, and Echo and other devices; provides Kindle Direct Publishing, an online service that allows independent authors and publishers to make their books available in the Kindle Store; and develops and produces media content. In addition, it offers programs that enable sellers to sell their products on its websites, as well as its stores; and programs that allow authors, musicians, filmmakers, Twitch streamers, skill and app developers, and others to publish and sell content. Further, the company provides compute, storage, database, analytics, machine learning, and other services, as well as fulfillment, advertising, publishing, and digital content subscriptions. Additionally, it offers Amazon Prime, a membership program, which provides free shipping of various items; access to streaming of movies and series; and other services. The company serves consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, and content creators. Amazon.com, Inc. was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.
Amazon.com, Inc. has the following listings and related stock indices.
Stock: NASDAQ: AMZN
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Stock: BVS: AMZNCL
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Stock: FSX: AMZ
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EchoFire TabletFire TVFire OSKindle, Amazon.comAmazon AlexaAmazon AppstoreAmazon MusicAmazon PrimeAmazon Prime VideoAmazon Web Services
Founder(s): Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos(executive chairman) Andy Jassy(president and CEO)
Revenue: US$469.822 billion (2021)
Operating income: US$24.879 billion (2021)
Net income: US$33.364 billion (2021)
Total assets: US$420.549 billion (2021)
Total equity: US$138.245 billion (2021)