Thomas Alberg - Amazon Lead Independent Director

AMZN -  USA Stock  

USD 3,488  12.45  0.36%

  Director
Mr. Tom A. Alberg serves as Lead Independent Director of Amazon.com Inc. Mr. Alberg was a director since June 1996. Mr. Alberg was a managing director of Madrona Venture Group LLC a VC firm since September 1999 and a principal in Madrona Investment Group LLC a private investment firm since January 1996. Prior to cofounding Madrona Investment Group Mr. Alberg served as president of LIN Broadcasting Corporationrationration Executive Vice President of McCaw Cellular Communications Inc. and Executive Vice President of ATT Wireless Services. Previously he was chair of the Executive Committee and Partner at Perkins Coie the Northwests largest law firm. Mr. Albergs individual qualifications and skills as a director include his experience as a VCist investing in technology companies through which he gained experience with emerging technologies his experience as a lawyer his knowledge of Amazon.com from having served as a director since 1996 as well as his customer experience skills and skills relating to financial statement and accounting matters.
Age: 74  Director Since 2011      
206 266-1821  www.amazon.com

Amazon Management Efficiency

Amazon Inc has return on total asset (ROA) of 6.84 % which means that it generated profit of $6.84 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of 31.92 %, meaning that it created $31.92 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders. Amazon management efficiency ratios could be used to measure how well the company manages its routine affairs as well as how well it operates its assets and liabilities. Amazon Return on Investment is quite stable at the moment as compared to the past year. The company's current value of Return on Investment is estimated at 23.45. Return on Average Assets is expected to rise to 0.09 this year, although the value of Return on Invested Capital will most likely fall to 0.12. Amazon Net Current Assets as percentage of Total Assets are quite stable at the moment as compared to the past year. The company's current value of Net Current Assets as percentage of Total Assets is estimated at 2.03. Asset Turnover is expected to rise to 1.58 this year, although the value of Goodwill and Intangible Assets will most likely fall to about 12 B.
The company currently holds 101.52 B in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 0.98, which is about average as compared to similar companies. Amazon Inc has a current ratio of 1.03, suggesting that it is in a questionable position to pay out its financial obligations when due.
The market value of Amazon Inc is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Amazon that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Amazon's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Amazon's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Amazon's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Amazon Inc underlying business (such as pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Amazon's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Amazon value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Amazon's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.

Similar Executives

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally. Amazon.com, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. Amazon operates under Internet Retail classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 1271000 people. Amazon Inc (AMZN) is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in USA. It is located in 410 Terry Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109-5210, United States and employs 1,271,000 people. Amazon is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification.

Amazon Inc Leadership Team

Elected by the shareholders, the Amazon's board of directors comprises two types of representatives: Amazon inside directors who are chosen from within the company, and outside directors, selected externally and held independent of Amazon. The board's role is to monitor Amazon's management team and ensure that shareholders' interests are well served. Amazon's inside directors are responsible for reviewing and approving budgets prepared by upper management to implement core corporate initiatives and projects. On the other hand, Amazon's outside directors are responsible for providing unbiased perspectives on the board's policies.
John Brown, Independent Director
Thomas Alberg, Lead Independent Director
Jeffrey Bezos, Founder, Chairman, CEO and Pres
Brian Olsavsky, CFO and Sr. VP
Rosalind Brewer, Director
Jonathan Rubinstein, Independent Director
Jamie Gorelick, Independent Director
Tom Alberg, Lead Independent Director
Wendell Weeks, Director
Shelley Reynolds, Principal Accounting Officer, VP and Worldwide Controller
Patricia Stonesifer, Independent Director
Thomas Ryder, Independent Director
Andrew Jassy, Sr. VP of Amazon Web Services
William Gordon, Independent Director
Jeffrey Wilke, Sr. VP of Consumer Bus.
Judith McGrath, Director
Jeffrey Blackburn, Senior Vice President - Business Development
Daniel Huttenlocher, Director
Indra Nooyi, Director
Alain Monie, Independent Director
David Zapolsky, Vice President General Counsel, Secretary
Diego Piacentini, Sr. VP of International Consumer Bus.

Amazon Stock Performance Indicators

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Amazon Investors Sentiment

The influence of Amazon's investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Amazon. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock markets does not have a solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.

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Amazon Inc Investor Sentiment

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Pair Trading with Amazon

One of the main advantages of trading using pair correlations is that every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if Amazon position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Pair trading also minimizes risk from directional movements in the market. For example, if an entire industry or sector drops because of unexpected headlines, the short position in Amazon will appreciate offsetting losses from the drop in the long position's value.

Amazon Pair Correlation

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The market value of Amazon Inc is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Amazon that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Amazon's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Amazon's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Amazon's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Amazon Inc underlying business (such as pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Amazon's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Amazon value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Amazon's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.