Why Is Amazon Stock More Expensive Than Apple?

Why is Amazon stock worth more than Apple?

On current and future value, AAPL clearly has AMZN beat.

And while Amazon has Apple beat in top-line growth, Apple’s bottom-line growth surpassed Amazon’s last quarter.

Amazon has much more cash on a per-share basis despite having roughly half the total cash Apple holds.

Apple’s losses have been more profound.

Is Amazon stock a good buy?

The IBD Stock Checkup Tool shows that Amazon stock currently has a strong IBD Composite Rating of 99 out of a best-possible 99. The rating means Amazon stock currently outperforms 96% of all stocks in terms of the most important fundamental and technical stock-picking criteria.

Why is Amazon PE so high?

Main Reason / TLDR: Amazon’s P/E is high, because the market is pricing Amazon as a tech company (with high future earnings potential from high margin products/services), on Amazon’s present lower earnings as a retail company (low margin, high revenue retail sales).

Why is Google stock so expensive?

Why are Google stock prices so high and expensive? This cursory analysis should demonstrate why the shares cost so much – people are willing to pay more than $500 per share of Google because the company is worth more than $300B and that value is divided among a finite number of shares.