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    Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)

    385.23 Down 0.42(0.11%) 10:10AM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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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:154,100

    Business Summary 

    Amazon.com, Inc. operates as an online retailer in North America and internationally. It operates in two segments, North America and International. The company serves consumers through retail Websites, such as amazon.com and amazon.ca, which primarily include merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. It also offers programs that enable sellers to sell their products on company's Websites, and their own branded Websites; and programs, which allow authors, musicians, filmmakers, app developers, and others to publish and sell content. In addition, the company serves developers and enterprises through Amazon Web Services that provides compute, storage, database, analytics, applications, and deployment services that enable virtually various businesses. Further, it manufactures and sells electronic devices, including Kindle e-readers, fire tablets, fire TVs, echo, and 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. Additionally, the company offers Amazon Prime, an annual membership program, which provides free shipping of various items; access to instant streaming of movies and TV episodes; and access to books to borrow and read on a Kindle device, as well as provides publishing, digital content subscriptions, and advertising services; and co-branded credit card agreements. Amazon.com, Inc. 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 Feb 1, 2015 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 7.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Jeffrey P. Bezos , 51
    Founder, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Thomas J. Szkutak , 54
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Diego Piacentini , 54
    Sr. VP of International Consumer Bus.
    Mr. Jeffrey A. Wilke , 48
    Sr. VP of Consumer Bus.
    Mr. Andrew R. Jassy , 47
    Sr. VP of Amazon Web Services
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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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