• End of year stock roundup: How did Amazon perform in 2018?

    5 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Amazon has been a good performer in 2018, and is up nearly 40 percent in the year. In September, the share price for it hit $2,000. The Seattle-based American electronic commerce company, whose CEO and founder is Jeff Bezos - America's richest as noted by Forbes -was created in 1994. Back in 1997, when it issued its initial public offering of stock, shares were trading at $18. At the time of writing, Amazon shares are now worth $1,658, according to Yahoo! Finance. Its market cap is currently worth more than $810 billion, up from around $564 billion at the start of the year...
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