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Why Amazon's growth may (not) disappoint

Monday 29 October 2018 | 12:29 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
Amazon.com's share price hit a new record in early September of USD 2,040, taking the company to a market capitalisation of over USD 1 trillion. After Amazon's latest quarterly results, the share price fell to as low as USD 1,603, due to a disappointing slowdown in growth and especially the forecast for Q4. Amazon expects Q4 revenues up 10-20 percent, the lowest guidance from the company since Q2 2015 (7-18 percent). Nevertheless, growth at Amazon is unlikely to fall to a structurally low level below 20 percent. The company is simply too strong, too innovative and too expansive to let this

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