1,817.00 -5.49 (-0.30%)
Pre-Market: 8:00AM EDT
|Bid||1,813.28 x 1300|
|Ask||1,813.17 x 800|
|Day's Range||1,814.45 - 1,841.95|
|52 Week Range||931.75 - 1,841.95|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||229.24|
|Earnings Date||Jul 26, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||1,863.23|
Amazon Prime Day officially kicked off at 3:00pm eastern, noon pacific. The extended 36-hour sale will feature more than 1 million deals and Amazon has increased its global reach this year to four more countries including- Australia, Singapore, Netherlands and Luxembourg. But tech issues out of the gate.
How much do you need to use Amazon Prime to make it worth it? The company just raised the annual fee to $119. But it doesn't change the calculation too much.
Amazon's big sale of the year kicks off today but it's competitors are matching prices. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer, Julia La Roche, and Dan Howley discuss.
Prime Day, Amazon’s annual day of deals, begins Monday afternoon. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Melody Hahm and Ethan Wolff-Mann break down the details.
Some shoppers are excited about the Prime Day deals, while some show little interest. Yahoo Finance asked readers what their plans are for this year's Amazon Prime Day.
U.S. stock futures traded lower on Tuesday, July 17, ahead of Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's first testimony before Congress. Powell is likely to tell the U.S. Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday at 10 a.m. ET, and the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee on Wednesday, July 18, that the central bank remains committed to gradual monetary policy tightening. The Fed raised rates in March and June, and has indicated two more rate hikes will be coming in 2018.
U.S. stock index futures fell on Tuesday as Netflix's weak subscriber numbers weighed on high-flying technology stocks and health insurer UnitedHealth Group's results failed to impress investors. The market is also awaiting Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell Congressional testimony where he is likely to comment on the impact of trade tensions and the state of U.S. economy. Netflix's shares sank 13 percent in premarket trading on fears that its rapid expansion is slowing after the streaming video giant's quarterly subscriber growth missed estimates.
Hey, at the moment that 4.3% IBM dividend yield is looking real sexy relative to Netflix shares. Bigger picture: Netflix will be just fine. If Netflix could miss on subs, then so could Roku (and Roku is still seeing its bottom line pressured, too).
Amazon.com Inc.’s ( AMZN) founder and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos has more than Prime Day to celebrate this week. According to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index Bezos has a net worth of about $55 billion more than the second richest person in the world Microsoft Corp.’s ( MSFT) Bill Gates. According to Bloomberg, in 1999 Gates' net worth briefly reached $100 billion and would be worth $149 billion today, just shy of Bezos’ net worth today.
Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best tech deals on Tuesday including Sony Bravia, Kindle and Fire
It seems retailers want to have Microsoft’s (MSFT) back as the software giant takes care of theirs. Since Silicon Valley enterprise cloud startup Snowflake Computing launched in 2012, it has only used Amazon’s cloud (AMZN) to deliver its services. Snowflake, which enables customers to store and run data queries on cloud servers, is often used in retail. However, some retail customers weren’t comfortable with Snowflake only running on Amazon’s cloud. In a recent interview with CNBC, Snowflake CEO Bob Muglia said the company has now added Microsoft Azure due to strong customer demand.
Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best deals on Tuesday, including Echo, Philips Lumea and deals under £50
Amazon Web Services, which last year touted its experience hosting Prime Day, reported increased error rates Monday afternoon and had not yet said when services would return to normal.
Nasdaq futures were under pressure this morning after Netflix subscriber numbers missed forecasts and Amazon suffered through website outages during its annual Prime Day. Netflix (NFLX) stock was 10 percent lower premarket after its membership growth numbers came in below analyst forecasts . Amazon.com (AMZN) suffered through website glitches Monday as its annual Prime Day got underway.
Sucharita Kodali, Forrester Research Retail Analyst, talks about Amazon's website glitch and its possible impact on Prime Day sales