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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The highest U.S. military decoration, awarded in the name of Congress to members of the armed forces for gallantry and bravery beyond the call of duty in action against an enemy.

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  • Mr. Bezos represents the new relativity, in which numbers apparently mean nothing, to judge by AMZN's market value relative to its "fundamentals," whereas Einstein formulated the old (premillennial) curved math, in which the numbers meant everything when it came to describing the immutable facts of the universe.

    Time Snubs Humpty-Dumpty, Chooses Amazon's Jeff Bezos

  • AMZN's Kindle e-book reader and its potential to distribute other digital media, agreed with the publishers on or before January 2010 to announce a so-called agency model to "force the e-book sales model to be entirely restructured," according to the complaint filed yesterday in federal court in Oakland, California.

  • AMZN's Kindle e-book reader and its potential to distribute other digital media, agreed with the publishers on or before January 2010 to announce a so-called agency model to "force the e-book sales model to be entirely restructured," according to the complaint filed Aug. 9 in federal court in Oakland, California.

  • AMZN's cloud-computing services earlier this year, and a controversy around Google Inc.

  • AMZN's European DVD rental and video-streaming service Lovefilm.com cut its long-term cash flow forecast for Northern Europe as the company failed to lure as many subscribers as initially planned.

  • "At this price, we believe this product could create yet another sales headwind for BBY over the coming year as a result of AMZN's self-distribution model,"

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • AMZN's foray into audio, video and the tablet market serves as the ideal contrast to RIM's continued ineptitude.

  • We believe this group tends to put a floor under AMZN's valuation, which has historically been around 1.3x EV/revenue.

    Forbes.com: News

  • "At this price, we believe this product could create yet another sales headwind for BBY over the coming year as a result of AMZN's self-distribution model," Keith writes in a research note.

  • Look at AMZN's P/E ratio, which is 9.5x the industry. and hold until end of this week or until the stock price crosses above $241.64.

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