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NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) --

Amazon.com

(Nasdaq:

AMZN

) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $246.73, above its previous 52-week high of $246.71 with 1.6 million shares traded as of 11 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.4 million shares over the past 30 days.

Amazon.com has a market cap of $105.81 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

retail

industry. Shares are up 40.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Amazon.com, Inc. operates as an online retailer in North America and internationally. It operates retail Websites, such as amazon.com and amazon.ca. The company serves consumers through its retail Websites and focuses on selection, price, and convenience. The company has a P/E ratio of 296.5, above the average retail industry P/E ratio of 289 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Amazon.com as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full

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