Tag: Amazon Inc
Apart from investing in Amazon, Berkshire also increases its bets on JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Red Hat Inc., and paring investments in Southwest Airlines Co. and Wells Fargo & Co.
The US online retailer is in partnership with Next Plc to operate the counters at the apparel chain’s more than 500 outlets across Britain.
At US$47 a share, Uber would be worth just over US$80 billion, taking into account stock options.
Amazon's diversified business gives it more opportunities to deal with competition.
In mid-February, Amazon abandoned its plans for a new headquarters in New York after opposition from community leaders.
The ban by the state of Maharashtra, home to India's financial capital of Mumbai, could sharply raise costs for companies that rely heavily on plastic for packagings, such as retailers, beverage makers and sellers of bottled water.