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Google is up 1,780% since its IPO exactly 12 years ago — these are the only 10 companies that have done better

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Twelve years ago, on August 19, 2004, Google debuted on the Nasdaq as a public company at $85 per share.

Since that time, Google has grown from a search engine into a tech behemoth, changed its corporate name to Alphabet, and seen its stock shoot up 1,780%. 114 more words


Three top Amazon execs sell nearly 9,000 shares, but Bezos way out ahead

The trades were all on Monday, according to a series of Securities and Exchange Commission filings this afternoon, after stock markets closed. They were:


11 books that will inspire you to travel the world

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There’s truly nothing like travel when it comes to gaining perspective and exposing yourself to other cultures.

To get you in the adventuring mood, we asked Amazon Senior Editor… 737 more words



In 1911 the first houses in the village of my fathers family got a connection to electricity.

Not an obvious decision 105 years ago to start this endeavor. 259 more words


10 things you need to know before the opening bell

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Here is what you need to know. 

Friday’s jobs day in AmericaThe US economy is expected to have added 180,000 nonfarm jobs in July as the unemployment rate slipped to 4.8%, according to economists surveyed by Bloomberg. 444 more words

Money Matters

Jeff Bezos just sold a boatload of Amazon stock

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Jeff Bezos just got a nice payday. 

In his most valuable stock sale ever, the Amazon founder and CEO sold about 1 million shares of his company… 112 more words


How Jeff Bezos inspired GE CEO Jeff Immelt

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GE’s CEO Jeff Immelt is a highly admired role model to a lot of people. And the guy that he admires? Amazon’s Jeff Bezos. 320 more words