Amazon shares plummeted -11% on Friday, amidst disappointing revenue outlook.
The e-commerce company's third-quarter revenue climbed +14.7% from the year-ago quarter to $127.10 billion, missing analysts' expectations of $127.46 billion (according to Refinitiv).
Earning for the quarter came in at 28 cents per share.
For the fourth quarter, Amazon predicted revenue in the range of $140 billion to $148 billion, well below the Street expectations of $155.15 billion (based on Refinitiv poll). The projection implies a sales growth of 2% to 8% year-on-year, compared to 9% and 38% experienced in the fourth quarters of 2021 and 2020.
Moving lower for three straight days is viewed as a bearish sign. Keep an eye on this stock for future declines. Considering data from situations where AMZN declined for three days, in of 290 cases, the price declined further within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Momentum Indicator moved below the 0 level on September 20, 2023. You may want to consider selling the stock, shorting the stock, or exploring put options on AMZN as a result. In of 85 cases where the Momentum Indicator fell below 0, the stock fell further within the subsequent month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Moving Average Convergence Divergence Histogram (MACD) for AMZN turned negative on September 19, 2023. This could be a sign that the stock is set to turn lower in the coming weeks. Traders may want to sell the stock or buy put options. Tickeron's A.I.dvisor looked at 46 similar instances when the indicator turned negative. In of the 46 cases the stock turned lower in the days that followed. This puts the odds of success at .
AMZN moved below its 50-day moving average on September 20, 2023 date and that indicates a change from an upward trend to a downward trend.
The Stochastic Oscillator is in the oversold zone. Keep an eye out for a move up in the foreseeable future.
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where AMZN advanced for three days, in of 335 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
AMZN may jump back above the lower band and head toward the middle band. Traders may consider buying the stock or exploring call options.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating outstanding price growth. AMZN’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to consistent earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating well-balanced risk and returns. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 92, placing this stock slightly better than average.
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating slightly better than average sales and a considerably profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is significantly overvalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (7.911) is normal, around the industry mean (17.248). P/E Ratio (103.093) is within average values for comparable stocks, (73.121). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (2.453) is also within normal values, averaging (2.318). Dividend Yield (0.000) settles around the average of (0.038) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (2.476) is also within normal values, averaging (9.411).
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
a provider of on-line retail shopping services
A.I.dvisor indicates that over the last year, AMZN has been loosely correlated with EBAY. These tickers have moved in lockstep 60% of the time. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is some statistical probability that if AMZN jumps, then EBAY could also see price increases.