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Amazon will launch its first Black Friday specials before some partygoers have taken off their Halloween costumes.
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Bob Olstein thinks Amazon shares could be headed to $100. Where the stock is headed, with Ari Zoldan, Quantam Networks, and the "Closing Bell" panel.
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