Amazon (AMZN) Q3 2022 Earnings Call Transcript

Only as of today, October 27, 2022, do our comments and answers to your inquiries reflect management's current thinking; they may also contain forward-looking statements.

Our most recent annual report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings with the SEC, as well as today's news release, include further details about variables that may have an impact on our financial results.

On this call, we might go over some of the non-GAAP financial metrics that are included in our press release, the slides that go along with this webcast, and our SEC filings, all of which are available on our IR website.

Regarding these non-GAAP measures, there are more disclosures available, including reconciliations with equivalent GAAP measures.

Our guidance takes into account the order trends we have observed thus far and what we now consider to be reasonable expectations.

Our conclusions are fundamentally unpredictable and could be significantly impacted by a variety of variables, such as the unknown effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

fluctuating currency exchange rates, shifting geopolitical and economic conditions on a worldwide scale, shifts in consumer demand and spending, including the effect of recessionary anxieties.

The many factors listed in our filings with the SEC include inflation, interest rates, regional labour markets, global supply chain constraints, global events, the rate of Internet expansion, online commerce, cloud services, and other considerations.