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Description:  Amazon may sacrifice some profits as it invests, but investors focus more on the big sales increase and a solid outlook.

Source: – video report

Date: 07/27/2011

Questions for discussion:  

  • Summarize the reasons for the jump in share value even though earnings fell?
  • What does this report suggest about the connection between earnings, management spending decisions, and share values?

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