Amazon Net Sales Increase 51%


Amazon reported its second-quarter earnings and despite a drop of 7.7%, the online retailer increased its net sales by 51%. The disparity between Amazon’s earnings and sales is due to a 54% increase in operating expenses. Even though earnings dropped, Amazon’s stocks were up 6.8% after trading was over on Tuesday. Read the full article at

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Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit


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