122.51 +0.05 (0.04%)
Pre-Market: 5:45AM EST
|Bid||121.48 x 1200|
|Ask||122.66 x 800|
|Day's Range||122.17 - 127.18|
|52 Week Range||107.66 - 132.73|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||0.30%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.14|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.13%|
Online retail giant Amazon is ready to inject a healthy dose of employment into the already-strong labor market. CNBC reported that the company will hire more than 15,000 employees in the Seattle suburb ...
The consumer discretionary sector and related ETFs have brushed off the broad market sell-off all due to Amazon.com's (AMZN) stellar fourth quarter results. The Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLY) rose 0.5% on Friday, compared to the 1.7% drop in the S&P 500. Fueling the strength in the consumer discretionary sector, Amazon.com shares jumped 7.7% after reporting fourth quarter results Thursday.
Consumer discretionary is the only sector of the S&P 500's 11 key sectors that is gaining ground, but it's only because of one big company--Amazon.com Inc. . The SPDR Consumer Discretionary Select Sector ETF is up 1.0% in midday trading, but 63 of the 64 components are losing ground. The only winner is Amazon's stock, which shot up 8.9% after the e-commerce giant reported fourth-quarter earnings that were well above expectations. Among the other more-active components, shares of Ford Motor Co. slipped 0.3%, Macy's Inc. slid 3.2%, eBay Inc. lost 3.2%, Starbucks Corp. gave up 0.2% and General Motors Co. eased 0.1%. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 was down 1.4% amid worries over the coronavirus's impact on the global economy.
Amazon is the latest company to don the trillion-dollar market capitalization “members only” jacket after it toppled fourth-quarter earnings expectations on Thursday. Shares of the online retail giant ...
Amazon is set to release fourth-quarter 2019 results on Jan 30, after market close. Being a market leader in e-commerce, it is worth taking a look at the company's fundamentals ahead of its results.
We discuss how the rapidly spreading coronavirus can sneak in to your portfolio and hurt returns from holdings in the consumer discretionary sector.
Retail sector ETFs may be in for a rough earnings season after disappointing holiday sales last quarter. Poor holiday sales could drag on traditional retail sector-related ETFs, such as the SPDR S&P Retail ...
The coffee industry is a complex and multilayered one, including everything from producers and distributors to processors, wholesalers, and retailers, including Starbucks Corp. (SBUX), JM Smucker Co. (SJM) and Restaurant Brands International Inc.
Amid a plethora of challenges, Wall Street was on a spectacular run over the last decade, rising from the depths of the financial crisis and Great Recession.
The day after Christmas, shares of Amazon climbed 4% on the heels of what the online retail giant is claiming will be a record holiday shopping season. The 4% rise represents the best day for Amazon’s ...
While consumers are increasingly utilizing internet retailers or e-commerce to meet their shopping needs, Americans still rely heavily on brick-and-mortar stores, so investors should not forget about retail ...
With Amazon recently stating that it is no longer permitting third-party sellers to use FedEx’s ground-delivery shipping, signifying the latest escalation in the two companies’ ongoing competition, now FedEx is striking back, claiming it could be beating Amazon within the next 2 years. “If you think about all the positive things we’ve said and that we’re seeing, as we get into 2021, we will start lapping Amazon,” FedEx CFO Alan B. Graf Jr. said on the company’s earnings call Tuesday evening. FedEx validated the Amazon's decision to curtail its competitor's ground-delivery shipping after a report in The Wall Street Journal was released on Monday.