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Amazon founder Jeff Bezos shares note from a couple who bought 2 shares in 1997

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has written an annual letter to shareholders in which he had mentioned a couple who had bought two shares of Amazon in 1997 and got a huge growth in value in 24 years but they have no plans to use the proceeds to buy a house.

Apr 18, 2021, 11:22 AM IST

Jeff Bezos cashes in another $990 mn Amazon shares

From the 530,000 Amazon shares that Bezos sold early this month, he will net an estimated $750 million in cash after taxes, reported.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

Amazon revenue soars as cloud, retail businesses dominate Inc`s retail and cloud-computing sales rose in the first quarter, inching above Wall Street`s expectations and sending the company`s shares to an all-time high in extended trading.

Apr 28, 2017, 11:04 AM IST

Amazon to buy back $5 billion of shares

The buyback replaces the $2 billion repurchase programme approved in 2010. 

Feb 11, 2016, 07:24 AM IST

Amazon posts anomalous profit, Wall Street swoons

Investor enthusiasm for Inc is pretty consistent: the stock tends to rise, even though the company isn`t consistent about making profits.

Jul 26, 2015, 18:14 PM IST

Amazon surprises with quarterly profit, stock rallies Inc swung to an unexpected quarterly profit on higher sales in North America, its popular Prime subscription service and growing demand for its Web services, sending the online retailer`s shares up more than 17 percent.

Jul 24, 2015, 09:06 AM IST

Amazon's holiday-quarter forecast disappoints, shares dive

Amazon projected on Thursday net sales of between $27.3 billion and $30.3 billion for the holiday quarter, lagging the $30.89 billion analysts had expected on average.

Oct 24, 2014, 09:32 AM IST

Amazon third quarter sales beat bodes well for holidays Inc posted a narrower quarterly loss and grew sales by a better-than-expected 24 percent on Thursday as it expanded aggressively at home and made inroads overseas, sending its shares up 8 percent.

Oct 25, 2013, 13:19 PM IST

Amazon's overseas weakness overshadows strength at home Inc forecast disappointing income and revenue as it grapples with a weaker international market, overshadowing improving profitability and economic conditions in the United States.

Jul 26, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Amazon posts record $21.3 billion sales in Q4

One of the world’s largest online retailers Amazon has reported record sales in the final quarter of 2012, a report has said.

Jan 30, 2013, 12:42 PM IST