Amazon and Alphabet Lose $91 Billion in Market Value

posted on

2 min

Amazon and Alphabet (Google owner) are the world’s only two publicy traded companies that have surpassed the $1 trillion threshold in market cap. This, however, is not the only thing they have in common. Both have lost a substantial portion of their value in after hours trading following the reveal of their most recent earning reports. Jeff Bezos, the man behind Amazon, has lost $10 billion in equity value over the course of only one day.

Alphabet has been falling since the beginning September

Amazon depreciated 7%, while Alphabet plunged even more, losing 10% of the market capitalization. The two companies combined have lost over $90 billion in market value as a result of worse than expected quarterly results.
Amazon is depreciating for almost three months

Facebook, Alphabet and Netflix have lost approximately 14% of value since July. The S&P 500 depreciated 4.6 percent over the same period of time.
Source: Amazon and Alphabet lose more than $90 billion combined in market value
In related new: Bank of America Merrill Lynch has announced that 14 out of 19 bear market signals have already been triggered. Is it the beginning of a new bear market or a short-lived correction? Find the answer here.
[cta_en link=”″ name=”Trade now”][/cta_en]

general risk warning

CFDs are complex instruments and entail a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.

79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

NOTE: This article is not an investment advice. Any references to historical price movements or levels are informational and based on external analysis and we do not warranty that any such movements or levels are likely to reoccur in the future. Information regarding past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Forecasts are not a reliable indicator of future performance. In accordance with European Securities and Markets Authority's (ESMA) requirements, binary and digital options trading is only available to clients categorized as professional clients.


you may also like