In the new Amazon CEO’s first on-stage interview, Andy Jassy downplayed the size of the company’s retail and web services businesses, cautioned lawmakers against making “emotional” decisions about regulating the e-commerce giant and discussed the growing tensions between Amazon and local officials in Seattle. When asked at the GeekWire Summit in Seattle how he would respond to consumer...
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We got a very clear sense of what investors think of the prospect that PayPal might buy Pinterest from how the two stocks reacted to news of deal talks between the companies, first reported by Bloomberg. PayPal stock dropped nearly 5%, slicing about $15 billion off the digital payment company’s market capitalization. Pinterest shares, conversely, rocketed 13%—adding $4.6 billion to the company’...
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