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Will Amazon Ever Be Profitable?

Posted at 8:49PM Sunday 27 Jul 2014

Amazon is not only biggest online retailer in the world, but one of the most influential businesses in the world.

However, for all Amazon's remarkable revenue growth, the company has still not demonstrated that it can generate profits consistently. Now, investors in the company may finally be running out of patience.

Telegraph




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