Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in Orlando, Florida. When the site opens in 2018, Amazon will create 1,500 new full-time jobs with benefits and opportunities to engage with Amazon Robotics in a highly technological workplace. Akash Chauhan, Amazon’s vice president of North America operations, said “We look forward to bringing more jobs and investment to the state in the coming months.”
Amazon employees at the more than 850,000 square-foot fulfillment center located at Lake Nona will pick, pack and ship small items to customers like books, electronics or consumer goods. Amazon has created more than 4,000 full-time jobs in Florida since building its first fulfillment center in the state in 2013. The new fulfillment center will bring Amazon’s workforce in the Sunshine State to more than 9,000.
On Friday Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) share price closed at $978.76. Company net profit margin stands at 1.80% whereas its return on equity (ROE) is 13.70%. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is -3.76% away from its 52 week high.
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) announced the appointment of John Doyle as Chief Executive Officer of Marsh, effective immediately. Mr. Doyle will report to Marsh & McLennan Companies President & CEO Dan Glaser and continue to serve on the Company’s Executive Committee.
A highly-regarded insurance industry leader for more than thirty years, with significant global management and operational experience, Mr. Doyle was appointed President of Marsh in April 2016. As President & CEO of Marsh, Mr. Doyle will continue to oversee the firm’s global brokerage businesses while assuming responsibility for Marsh’s Global Risk & Specialties, portfolio businesses and operational functions.
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) traded 1.33 Million shares and its share price advanced 0.85% to close at $78.33. Company has 0.20% insider ownership. Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) quarterly performance is 6.91% while its year to date (YTD) performance is 15.89%.
On Friday shares of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) ended up at $150.18. This year Company’s Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is 51.50% and next year’s EPS growth is 83.81%. Beta of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) is 0.99 while company weekly performance is 0.06%.
Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) advanced 1.12% to close at $8.13 on 07 July. Its return on assets (ROA) is -1.50% while return on investment (ROI) is 2.20%. Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) price to sales (P/S) ratio is 0.97.