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AMZN's Earnings Stunner (Nasdaq: AMZN)

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Money Morning Technical Trading Specialist D.R. Barton appeared on CNBC World after (Nasdaq: AMZN) blew away all analysts' expectations and turned in a stellar profit of $0.19 per share on $23.18 billion in revenue.

Life is about to get even better for shareholders as the e-commerce giant looks to put revenue worries to rest forever.

Don't miss D.R.'s look at CEO Jeff Bezos' "take over the world's retail" mentality...

Amazon Earnings for Q2 2015 (Nasdaq: AMZN)


Hot on the heels of its controversial "Prime Day," Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) announced earnings after closing bell Thursday, July 23 - and it was a doozy...

The historic report sent Amazon stock soaring more than 17%, pushing the company's net worth well past that of the world's largest retailer, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT).

Here are the need-to-know highlights in Amazon earnings for Q2 2015...

Amazon Stock Price Today, on Prime Day's Debut (Nasdaq: AMZN)

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Watch for the Amazon stock price today to make a big move. America's largest Internet retailer launched its new "Prime Day" on July 15. The day ahead of Prime Day's debut, AMZN stock hit a record intraday high of $465.95, and shares finished up 2.2% at $465.57.

Here's everything investors need to know about AMZN stock right now...

Why Amazon Prime Day Doesn't Mean Much for AMZN Stock

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Amazon Prime Day is being touted as Christmas in July with more deals than Black Friday.

While the event will likely be a good deal for consumers, it likely won't do much for shareholders.

Keep reading to find out why.

Your Best Investment in the "Cloud" Is Right Here

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Last week, investors drove up the market valuations of both and Microsoft by tens of billions of dollars based on excitement over the companies' "cloud computing" hosting businesses.

For both companies, cloud revenues and growth were the catalyst of the big moves.

Indeed, both featured screaming improvements in what are critical segments in their business models...

How to Play Amazon Stock Right Now

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Amazon stock has been up and down over the course of the year.

It could be headed for trouble if it doesn't move back up above crucial support levels.

But despite the uncertainty, Amazon stock still should help traders snag some quick profits.

Thursday’s Hot Stocks to Watch Include AMZN, MSFT, GM, Airlines, and More

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Several airlines report earnings Thursday, including American Airlines, United Continental Holdings, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Air Group, and JetBlue Airways.

Today's hot stocks to watch also include a couple of tech heavyweights, a key automaker, a pair of drug giants, and more.

Here’s our full list of eight stocks that will be on the move today as earnings season continues…

How Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) Can Shake Off the Alibaba IPO

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Amazon stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) won't be hurt for long by the Alibaba IPO, due to hit Sept. 18. While both companies are e-commerce giants in their own right, the two may not be as competitive with one another as you think...

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Amazon Stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) Gains Support from Huge August Sales

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Amazon stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) enjoyed a bump Wednesday after ChannelAdvisor released its August same-store sales (SSS) report. Amazon's at the top of the e-commerce pack, nearly quadrupling the industry average.

It's a promising signal that Amazon's fundamentals are healthy and thriving...

Amazon Local Register Faces New Competition in Mobile Payment Wars (Nasdaq: AMZN)

On Tuesday at its gala event, Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) unveiled its mobile payment device, the "Apple Pay." It will compete with Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), which just launched its own swipe-to-pay device, the "Amazon Local Register," in August, and current market leader Square.

Here's a side-by-side comparison of how Local Register, Pay, and Square stack up...

Why Amazon Stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) Is Going to Score Big from Gaming

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Amazon stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) - and its investors - is going to see huge upside from the company's expansion into the exploding gaming industry. The late August purchase of Twitch Interactive made sure of it.

Here’s why…

Why Amazon's (Nasdaq: AMZN) $1 Billion Twitch Buy Is Worth Every Penny


On Monday, (Nasdaq: AMZN) announced it bought Twitch Interactive Inc. - the world's largest gaming arena and the fourth-largest source of all U.S. web traffic - for $970 million. That makes Twitch AMZN's biggest acquisition of all time.

Here’s what you need to know about Twitch – and why it was worth every penny AMZN spent to buy it…

DJIA Today Hits New Intraday High, S&P 500 Closes Above 2,000 for First Time

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DJIA Today, Aug. 26, 2014: U.S. stock markets struck multiple intraday records this afternoon, as strong consumer data suggested further momentum for the economy. The Dow Jones hit an all-time intraday high of 17,153.80. The S&P 500 Index hit another record to close above 2,000 for the first time today, fresh off its first intraday rise over that landmark level yesterday.

Now, here are the top stories from the stock market today…

New Amazon HQ (Nasdaq: AMZN) Aims to Profit from China's Massive E-Commerce Market

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On Wednesday morning, the world's biggest online retailer announced a deal to place a new Amazon HQ (Nasdaq: AMZN) in China's Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone (SFTZ) late next month.

A new Amazon HQ in China will allow the company to take on Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) on its home turf, right around the same time the Alibaba IPO hits U.S. markets.

Here are all the details of the "turf war" that's brewing between AMZN and BABA...

Dow Jones Today Sheds 75 Points on Russia Concerns, Plus BAC Fine, DSKY Debut

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Dow Jones today, Aug. 7, 2014: U.S. stocks fell sharply in the final hour of trading Thursday despite declining jobless claims in the U.S. economy.

The ongoing standoff between the West and Russia continues to offset confidence in the U.S. economy. This morning, Moscow banned most food imports from Western nations in response to heightened economic sanctions.

Here are the top stories today…

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