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    Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

    659.59 Up 57.59(9.57%) Apr 29, 4:00PM EDT
    |After Hours : 660.60 Up 1.01 (0.15%) Apr 29, 7:57PM EDT
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    Amazon.com, Inc.
    410 Terry Avenue North
    Seattle, WA 98109
    United States - Map
    Phone: 206-266-1000
    Website: http://www.amazon.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Catalog & Mail Order Houses
    Full Time Employees:230,800

    Business Summary 

    Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products in North America and internationally. It operates through the North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) segments. The company sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors, as well as those offered by third-party sellers through retail Websites, such as amazon.com, amazon.ca, amazon.com.mx, amazon.com.au, amazon.com.br, amazon.cn, amazon.fr, amazon.de, amazon.in, amazon.it, amazon.co.jp, amazon.nl, amazon.es, and amazon.co.uk. It also manufactures and sells electronic devices, including kindle e-readers, fire tablets, fire TVs, and echo, as well as fire phones; and provides Kindle Direct Publishing, an online platform that allows independent authors and publishers to make their books available in the Kindle Store. In addition, the company offers programs that enable sellers to sell their products on its Websites, as well as their own branded Websites; and programs that allow authors, musicians, filmmakers, app developers, and others to publish and sell content. Further, it offers compute, storage, database, and other AWS services, as well as fulfillment, publishing, digital content subscriptions, advertising, and co-branded credit card agreements services. Additionally, the company offers Amazon Prime, an annual membership program, which provides free shipping of various items; access to unlimited streaming of movies and TV episodes; and other services. It serves consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, and content creators. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Amazon.com, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Apr 1, 2016 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 9.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Jeffrey P. Bezos , 52
    Founder, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Brian T. Olsavsky , 52
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Diego Piacentini , 55
    Sr. VP of International Consumer Bus.
    Mr. Jeffrey A. Wilke , 49
    Chief Exec. Officer of Worldwide Consumer
    Mr. Andrew R. Jassy , 48
    Chief Exec. Officer of Amazon Web Services
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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