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The company reckons it may reach the US$1trn market cap in the next year, as it repeated an 'overweight' stance. could reach US$1trn valuation in next year, says Morgan Stanley
Amazon's rise to fame has been meteoric

Online retail titan Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) added 0.70% to US$1,133.22 today as broker Morgan Stanley sang its praises.

It says it may reach the US$1trn market cap in the next year, as it repeated an 'overweight' stance.

The broker has a  12 month 'bull case' target price of US$2,000 for the shares

Looking at the maths, the broker values Amazon's core retail business at US$600 billion, estimating 13% annual sales growth for its e-commerce business in 2022 and a 5.5% operating profit margin that year.

Its third-party marketplace business will achieve a 25% earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) profit margin in five years, it also reckons.

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