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numbers more than likely will be
1) Joy Covey, CFO-AMZN- stated in her conference
call that sales growth is slowing down...
Analysts have readjusted their projections for sales down
and losses up (e.g. CS FirstBoston,
3) What does a 50% discount on books announcement
exactly halfway through the 2nd Qtr intimate...sales are
Watch out Q2 #s will push this stock
Yes, NemEd you are correct, today was rather ho
hum. Just like yesterday, Market goes up, Amazon goes
up, Market goes down, Amazon goes down. However,
Amazon continues to go up less than it's peers on up
days, and goes down more than it's peers on down days.
This is the effect of dilution. As they say 'The trend
is your friend' and the trend is down.
cont...MAY 27, 1999
Then last week Media
Metrix, the Web-measurement firm, said the
unique visitors to each of the top 25 Web sites,
together, fell 0.4 percent to 64.97 million in April, down
from 65.25 million the previous month.
bad news for Internet stocks in general, as
represented in the chart above by the Goldman Sachs Internet
Index ($GIN: news, msgs), and for e-tailers in
particular. Most Internet shares are valued on the premise
that growth is virtually unlimited; that the expansion
of the Internet is in its early stages. A
leveling-off, even for a single month, undermines the
assumption that blockbuster growth will be a consistent
feature of theInternet landscape for years to
If trends like that continue, e-tailers may be
forced to find cheaper and more efficient ways to get
"The need for increased market
share won't disappear," says StevenRobins, a senior
analyst at the Yankee Group. "But making it happen is
going to get a lot tougher."
it's the individual investor who is propping up
do you think the individual will
ever become bored with the internet? I think not. This
baby is in it's formative stages. To the moon with out