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Amazon.com PB Ratio

: 12.00 (As of Today)
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The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. As of today (2022-01-22), Amazon.com's share price is $2852.86. Amazon.com's Book Value per Share for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2021 was $237.80. Hence, Amazon.com's PB Ratio of today is 12.00.

Good Sign:

Amazon.com Inc stock PB Ratio (=12) is close to 5-year low of 12

The historical rank and industry rank for Amazon.com's PB Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

NAS:AMZN' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.96   Med: 16.82   Max: 28.01
Current: 12

9.96
28.01

During the past 13 years, Amazon.com's highest PB Ratio was 28.01. The lowest was 9.96. And the median was 16.82.

NAS:AMZN's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 1049 Companies
in the Retail - Cyclical industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. NAS:AMZN: 12.00 )

During the past 12 months, Amazon.com's average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 44.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 48.00% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 45.80% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 28.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate of Amazon.com was 300.70% per year. The lowest was 1.70% per year. And the median was 42.65% per year.

Back to Basics: PB Ratio


Amazon.com PB Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Amazon.com's PB Ratio 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.

* Premium members only.

Amazon.com Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
PB Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 18.55 20.43 16.93 14.83 17.54

Amazon.com Quarterly Data
Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21
PB Ratio 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 19.10 17.54 15.08 15.16 13.81

Competitive Comparison

For the Internet Retail subindustry, Amazon.com's PB Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and PB Ratio 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 PB Ratio Distribution

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

* The bar in red indicates where Amazon.com's PB Ratio falls into.



Amazon.com PB Ratio Calculation

The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. It is a ratio widely used to value stocks.

Amazon.com's PB Ratio for today is calculated as follows:

PB Ratio=Share Price/Book Value per Share (Q: Sep. 2021)
=2852.86/237.799
=12.00

* 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.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

A closely related ratio is called Price-to-Tangible-Book. The difference between Price-to-Tangible-Book and PB Ratio is that book value other than intangibles are used in the calculation.


Amazon.com  (NAS:AMZN) PB Ratio Explanation

Unlike valuation ratios relative to the earning power such as PE Ratio, PE Ratio without NRI, PS Ratio, Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow , or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow, the PB Ratio measures the valuation of the stock relative to the underlying asset of the company.

The PB Ratio works the best for the businesses that earn most of their profit from their assets, e.g. banks and insurance companies.


Be Aware

Some businesses have very light assets, such as software companies or insurance agencies. The PB Ratio does not work well for these companies. Some companies even have negative equity, so the PB Ratio cannot be applied to them.


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Amazon.com Business Description

Amazon.com logo
Industry
Consumer Cyclical » Retail - Cyclical NAICS : 454110 SIC : 5961
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 $482 billion in estimated physical/digital online gross merchandise volume, or GMV, in 2020. Retail related revenue represented approximately 83% of total, followed by Amazon Web Services' cloud computing, storage, database, and other offerings (12%), and advertising services and cobranded credit cards (6%). International segments constituted 27% of Amazon's non-AWS sales in 20202, led by Germany, the United Kingdom, and Japan.
Executives
Wilke Jeffrey A officer: CEO Worldwide Consumer PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Nooyi Indra K director 700 ANDERSON HILL RD PURCHASE NY 10577
Jassy Andrew R officer: CEO Amazon Web Services PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Reynolds Shelley officer: Vice President PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Zapolsky David officer: Senior Vice President PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Olsavsky Brian T officer: Senior Vice President and CFO PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Mcgrath Judith A director PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108
Alexander Keith Brian director P.O. BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Bezos Jeffrey P director, 10 percent owner, officer: Chairman, CEO and President PO BOX 81226 PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Stonesifer Patricia Q director PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Rubinstein Jonathan director APPLE COMPUTER INC 1 INFINITE LOOP CUPERTINO CA 95014
Gorelick Jamie S director 12061 BLUEMONT WAY RESTON VA 20190
Weeks Wendell P director ONE RIVERFRONT PLZ CORNING NY 14831
Blackburn Jeffrey M officer: Senior Vice President PO BOX 81226 SEATTLE WA 98108-1226
Brewer Rosalind G director C/O MOLSON COORS BREWING COMPANY 1225 17TH STREET, SUITE 3200 DENVER CO 80202

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