Looking back, the recent Amazon.com earnings history looks like this:
The company has an impressive long-term earnings per share chart:
And with equally impressive revenue growth:
But earnings reports can often uniquely bring abrupt volatility to a stock, in either direction, as investors digest the fundamental details. And that volatility can be a stock options trader’s dream come true — so such traders will be interested to know that Amazon.com has options available that expire October 27th.