27 10, 2023

Amazon’s AI-Fueled Earnings Send Shares 8% Higher: But is it Time to Buy This Stock?

By |2023-12-07T19:49:16+00:00October 27th, 2023|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Amazon (AMZN) reported third-quarter earnings after the bell on Thursday and became the latest company to harness the power of AI to fuel growth. The e-commerce giant says that it is using AI for AWS (Amazon Web Services). CEO Andy Jassy says that the opportunity could manifest in tens of billions of dollars. The [...]

27 09, 2023

Amazon is Down 4% Amidst a Legal Battle With the US Government: What This Means for Investors

By |2023-12-07T19:50:19+00:00September 27th, 2023|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Threats of antitrust lawsuits and government intervention have been a concern for Amazon (AMZN) and its investors for years as the e-commerce giant gobbles up competition and appears more and more like a monopoly.  But all this came to a head on Tuesday as the US government announced via the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) [...]

29 03, 2023

AMC Jumps 20% on Acquisition Rumors…Before Buying into the Hype, Here are 3 Things to Consider

By |2023-12-07T20:58:14+00:00March 29th, 2023|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yesterday, shares of AMC Entertainment (AMC) jumped 20% higher after it was reported that Amazon is interested in acquiring the company.  The entertainment company has been through a tumultuous few years since becoming a meme stock during the pandemic, soaring to as high as $37/share at one point. Today, the stock sits at a [...]

23 02, 2023

Amazon Finalizes Landmark Deal to Acquire Healthcare Company – Why is the Stock Dropping?

By |2023-12-07T21:00:44+00:00February 23rd, 2023|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , |

Yesterday, Amazon announced its acquisition of healthcare provider One Medical. This landmark deal will cost Amazon $3.9 billion, and allow them to become a primary medical care provider. But so far, the market reaction hasn’t been what Amazon was hoping for. The purchase of One Medical will grant Amazon access to over 200 brick-and-mortar [...]

28 12, 2022

Amazon Sets Sights on Sports Streaming Service – 2 Things Investors Need to be Aware of

By |2023-12-07T21:05:57+00:00December 28th, 2022|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , |

It’s been a rough year for the largest e-commerce company in the world, Amazon. Share prices today have fallen to record lows over the past three years, down to just $82/share. As the company sits over 50% lower today than it did this time last year, things are changing structurally for Amazon. The company [...]

26 09, 2022

What Amazon Announcing Second Prime Day Sale Means for Investors!!

By |2023-12-07T21:11:17+00:00September 26th, 2022|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , |

It was announced early this morning that Amazon is adding another Prime Day sale to their calendar. Prime Day has historically come once a year and has been the most lucrative day for the company - and its sellers. Revenue on Prime Day has even surpassed Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales in the past. This [...]

31 08, 2022

First Solar Inc. Gains Momentum Amidst Expansion News, But Should You Buy, Sell or Hold?

By |2023-12-07T21:16:22+00:00August 31st, 2022|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , , , , |

For years, efforts here on the homefront have been to increase US manufacturing - preventing money from going overseas. The latest in cutting back on imports comes from President Biden’s push to accelerate domestic manufacturing through legislation. The inflation reduction act (IRA) became law on August 16, 2022 and sets aside about $30 billion in [...]

29 08, 2022

Despite Help from Amazon, Rivian Stock Struggles – 3 Reasons it’s NOT rated a Buy

By |2023-12-07T21:16:23+00:00August 29th, 2022|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Usually, news of a partnership with Amazon would bode well for a company’s stock. However, that hasn’t been the case for Rivian - one of the most anticipated EVs since Tesla. This automaker just went public in the last year - and while the stock hit the market at a high of $172 in [...]

25 08, 2022

Peloton Stock Soars With Amazon Sales Channel…Then Plummets as Q4 Earnings Miss. Here’s Why VectorVest Still Rates it a HOLD

By |2023-12-07T21:16:23+00:00August 25th, 2022|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Stocks in the News|Tags: , , , , , |

Those looking to buy Peloton equipment and fitness gear or access to thousands of on-demand fitness classes will be excited to hear that it just got a whole lot easier. Now - the company’s offerings are available through Amazon. The fitness company struck a partnership with the e-commerce platform to grow its customer base, [...]

12 05, 2022

Amazon Was No Surprise! VectorVest Saw It Coming!

By |2023-12-07T21:28:58+00:00May 12th, 2022|Categories: Feature: Stock Market Investing, Featured: News, Market in Review, Stocks in the News, The Views, VectorVest, VectorVest News|Tags: , , , |

Nobody Analyzes Stocks Like VectorVest VectorVest issued a SELL rating for AMZN on 1/20/22 at $3,033.35, with a Value of only $1,359.13 per share.   As of April 29, 2022, Amazon (AMZN) has plummeted from $3,033.25 to $2,483.00 since VectorVest's SELL rating on January 20, 2022. That’s an 18% loss in just over 3 months! [...]

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