Financial Statements

Amazon.com Inc.

Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)


Intangible and Goodwill Schedule

Year 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Intangible and Goodwill (Previous Year) -1,234--------
New Purchases -1,924-6,279-6,257-3,302-2,826-2,542-4,091-7,756-3,7891,140
Intangible and Goodwill 1,234---------

Amazon.com Inc. income statement is the only one that provides an overview of company sales and net income
The reasoning behind the adjustment, however, is that free cash flow is meant to measure money being spent right now, not transactions that happened in the past. This makes Amazon.com Inc. FCF a useful instrument for identifying growing companies with high up-front costs, which may eat into earnings now but have the potential to pay off later.