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U.S. stocks closed about 1 percent lower, despite surprisingly strong Amazon earnings, as signs of slower global growth weighed on sentiment.
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NEW YORK— It's official: Amazon is bigger than Wal-Mart. The sharp increase in shares brought Amazon's market value to $247.77 billion, more than its biggest rival, Wal-Mart Stores Inc., signaling a sea change in retailing. Bentonville, Arkansas- based Wal-Mart Stores is valued at about $230.53 billion.
European stocks finished off Friday in the red, following a volatile five days of mixed earnings and a sell-off in commodities.
Amazon's surprisingly strong earnings report sent its stock zooming Friday, but analyst Gene Munster warned that investors shouldn't be complacent.
July 24- Amazon.com Inc's shares surged more than 20 percent in early trading on Friday, adding more than $46 billion to the company's market value, after strong growth in the e-commerce giant's cloud business drove a surprise quarterly profit. The company's market capitalization soared to more than $270 billion, overtaking that of Wal-Mart Stores, the...
Expectations for Amazon's full-year profit surged 220 percent following its blockbuster earnings report.
CEO Jeff Bezos, who owns 83,921,121 of Amazon shares, made a paper gain of more than $8 billion as shares spiked nearly 18 percent after hours.
Amazon blows away second-quarter estimates with sales that jumped 20 percent and earnings in the black.
U.S. stock futures pointed to a slight rebound following a stronger-than-expected earnings report from online retailer Amazon.
July 24- Amazon.com Inc's shares surged 18 percent in premarket trading on Friday, adding more than $44 billion to the company's market value, after strong growth in the company's cloud business drove a surprise quarterly profit. The jump in shares- setting up the stock for its best trading day in five years- takes Amazon's market capitalization to about $270...
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures pointed to a rebound for Wall Street shares Friday, following a stronger-than-expected earnings report from online retailer Amazon.
Squawk Box Live in Europe kept you updated with all the earnings news and market movements.
July 23- Amazon.com Inc shares surged more than 17 percent on Thursday as the online retailer posted an unexpected quarterly profit, pushing its market value above that of Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer. Combined with a bullish forecast for the third quarter, upbeat comments from company executives on Amazon's Prime delivery service and...
Jim Cramer thinks that Amazon’s earnings are going to leave this group of investors speechless.
"Fast Money" traders looked at how to trade Amazon.com and Starbucks after their stocks popped on strong earnings reports.
July 23- Amazon.com Inc shares surged more than 17 percent on Thursday as the online retailer posted an unexpected quarterly profit, pushing its market value above that of Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer. Amazon also forecast third-quarter revenue above estimates, and reported strong sales in North America, and unprecedented growth in its...
Stocks could get a boost Friday from Amazon's strong earnings report, which comes as some key companies are clearly stumbling over the already lowered bar for earnings.
The "Fast Money" traders give their 'final grades' to the companies reporting earnings after the market close.