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Amazon.com Debt-to-Equity

: 0.95 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Amazon.com's Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $0 Mil. Amazon.com's Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $124,577 Mil. Amazon.com's Total Stockholders Equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $131,402 Mil. Amazon.com's debt to equity for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 0.95.

A high debt to equity ratio generally means that a company has been aggressive in financing its growth with debt. This can result in volatile earnings as a result of the additional interest expense.

The historical rank and industry rank for Amazon.com's Debt-to-Equity or its related term are showing as below:

AMZN' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.89   Med: 0.56   Max: 255
Current: 0.95

During the past 13 years, the highest Debt-to-Equity Ratio of Amazon.com was 255.00. The lowest was -23.89. And the median was 0.56.

AMZN's Debt-to-Equity is ranked worse than
65.02% of 992 companies
in the Retail - Cyclical industry
Industry Median: 0.60 vs AMZN: 0.95

Amazon.com Debt-to-Equity Historical Data

The historical data trend for Amazon.com's Debt-to-Equity can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Amazon.com Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Debt-to-Equity
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.37 0.76 1.02 0.90 0.84

Amazon.com Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Debt-to-Equity Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.93 0.95 0.84 0.85 0.95

Competitive Comparison

For the Internet Retail subindustry, Amazon.com's Debt-to-Equity, along with its competitors' market caps and Debt-to-Equity data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Amazon.com Debt-to-Equity Distribution

For the Retail - Cyclical industry and Consumer Cyclical sector, Amazon.com's Debt-to-Equity distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Amazon.com's Debt-to-Equity falls into.



Amazon.com Debt-to-Equity Calculation

Debt to Equity measures the financial leverage a company has.

Amazon.com's Debt to Equity Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Amazon.com's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Amazon.com  (NAS:AMZN) Debt-to-Equity Explanation

In the calculation of Debt to Equity, we use the total of Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation and Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation divided by Total Stockholders Equity. In some calculations, Total Liabilities is used to for calculation.


Be Aware

Because a company can increase its ROE % by having more financial leverage, it is important to watch the leverage ratio when investing in high ROE % companies.


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Amazon.com Business Description

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Address
410 Terry Avenue North, Seattle, WA, USA, 98109-5210
Amazon is a leading online retailer and one of the highest-grossing e-commerce aggregators, with $386 billion in net sales and approximately $578 billion in estimated physical/digital online gross merchandise volume, or GMV, in 2021. Retail related revenue represents approximately 80% of total, followed by Amazon Web Services' cloud computing, storage, database, and other offerings (10% to 15%), advertising services (5%), and other the remainder. International segments constitute 25% to 30% of Amazon's non-AWS sales, led by Germany, the United Kingdom, and Japan.
Executives
Jassy Andrew R director, officer: President and CEO PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Cooper Edith W director C/O ETSY, INC. 117 ADAMS STREET BROOKLYN NY 11249
Selipsky Adam officer: CEO Amazon Web Services PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Clark David H officer: Senior Vice President PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Alexander Keith Brian director P.O. BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Nooyi Indra K director 700 ANDERSON HILL RD PURCHASE NY 10577
Bezos Jeffrey P director, 10 percent owner, officer: Chairman, CEO and President PO BOX 81226 PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Mcgrath Judith A director PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Zapolsky David officer: Senior Vice President PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Brewer Rosalind G director C/O MOLSON COORS BREWING COMPANY 1225 17TH STREET, SUITE 3200 DENVER CO 80202
Wilke Jeffrey A officer: CEO Worldwide Consumer PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Huttenlocher Daniel P director ONE RIVERFRONT PLAZA CORNING NY 14831
Weeks Wendell P director ONE RIVERFRONT PLZ CORNING NY 14831
Olsavsky Brian T officer: Senior Vice President and CFO PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Gordon William B director

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