Amazon added $128 to its share to price to reach $1100 on Friday. This was a gain of 13%.
Amazon’s third-quarter revenue increased 34% year over year. But this included $1.3 billion in sales from Whole Foods Market. Without these sales, revenue increased 29% year over year to $42.4 billion.
Amazon is worth $529 billion.
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