Prior to beginning work on this discussion, read Amazon’s.com most recent Annual Report 20XX (Links to an external site.) from the Securities & Exchange Commission. Wall Street employs an army of stock analysts who analyze companies, issue earnings guidance and provide “Buy” and “Sell” recommendations on those companies. Go to nasdaq.com (Links to an external site.), and locate the latest Analyst’s Research for Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). In a minimum post of at least 200 words, originate an assessment on whether the company is a “Strong-Buy” or not based on the following questions:
- How many analysts rated the company?
- What percentage rated it a strong buy?
- What was the average rating for the week?
- Did the average rating improve or decline relative to the previous week?