If you invested a simple $100 in Amazon’s IPO in 1997, you would have received five shares.
That investment would have been worth $129,186 at the end of the trading day on Feb.
20, 2020, when shares closed at $2,153.10 each.
That would yield an increase of more than 129,000% on the initial $100 investment.
How much money would you have if you invested in Microsoft?
If you had invested in Microsoft MSFT 10 years ago, that decision would have paid off. According to CNBC calculations, a $1,000 investment made on April 25, 2009, would be worth nearly $8,000 as of midday April 25, 2019, for a total return of almost 700%. Over the same period, the S&P 500 returned just over 300%.
How much money would you have if you invested in Google?
15 years later, IPO investors are sitting on golden gains
|Dollar Amount Invested at Google’s 2004 IPO||Current Value of Shares Bought at IPO Price||Current Value of Shares Bought at High Price on IPO Day|
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Is Amazon still a good investment?
Amazon stock remains a good buy, as we’ll get to. However, there are two caveats: Only investors who are long-term focused should consider buying shares. Investors should build their full position by dollar-cost averaging — investing the same dollar amount at some set time interval, such as quarterly.
How much would 1000 invested in Apple be worth today?
Hindsight Is Golden
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Apple shares on January 9, 2007, the day Steve Jobs unveiled the original iPhone at MacWorld 2007, your investment would now be worth $26,103.