Amazon Q2: expansion dampens cash position but new peak expected in Q4

Tuesday 1 August 2017 | 17:00 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
Amazon reported sales up to USD 38 billion in the second quarter, buts its profits and outlook disappointed market expectations. The revenue growth and gross margin development is continuing, but the neverending expansion of the company is putting pressure on the operating cash. The company also is still generating significant amounts of cash, even if seasonal effects led to a stagnating cash position. As history shows, Amazon should hit a new peak in Q4. We look here below at its growth and margins.

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Companies: Amazon
Countries: World
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