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Apple and Amazon at a Trillion $: Looking Back and Looking Forward!

  • Apple and Amazon have had amazing runs, but without taking anything away from their success, it is worth noting that during their march towards trillion dollar market capitalizations, each has had to endure periods in the wilderness, and the way they dealt with market adversity is what has made them the companies that they are today.
  • The Amazon operating story also starts with revenue growth, but the company's evolution on operating margins has followed a different path from Apple's:
  • Download spreadsheet My revenue growth rate of 15% may seem modest, given Amazon's growth rate in the last decade, but note that if this growth rate can be delivered, Amazon's revenues will be $626 billion in 2027, and if it can improve its overall operating margin to 12.5%, its operating profit will be $78 billion in that year.
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