Key Insights on Amazon’s Financial Performance

⚡Total Net Sales grew by 262% from 2015 to 2019

⚡Net Sales from products contributed 74.08% and 57.18% in 2015 and 2019 respectively while Net Sales form services contributed 25.92% and 42.82% in 2015 and 2019 respectively.

⚡ Avg of 94.5% YoY of total Expenses was spent on Fulfillment, Marketing and Technology while an Avg of 5.5% YoY was spent on General and Administrative expenses

Amazon has maintained an avg of 1.84% ratio to Revenue on General and Administrative expenses for 5 years.

⚡Net Income grew by of 1844% from 2015 to 2019

⚡ Liquidity: Amazon maintained an avg of 26% of total Assets in Liquid Assets.

⚡ Return on Equity: Amazon increased the returns to stockholders from 4.4% in 2015 to 18.67% in 2019.

⚡Leverage: Amazon is lowly geared as it reduced it’s leverage ratio from 61.47% in 2015 to 37.73% in 2019.

Source : Amazon Annual Report