Why I'm Short Amazon Stock

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Fool contributor Travis Hoium has taken a view of Amazon stock that's contrary to that of most of his fellow Fools. But falling margins in the first quarter and massive investments in streaming content have him thinking that profits will continue to be elusive for Amazon going forward. Travis covers the biggest reasons he's short Amazon stock in the video below. 

Everyone knows Amazon is the king of the retail world right now, but at its sky-high valuation, most investors are worried it's the company's share price that will get knocked down instead of competitors'. The Motley Fool's premium report will tell you what's driving the company's growth, and fill you in on reasons to buy and reasons to sell Amazon. The report also has you covered with a full year of free analyst updates to keep you informed as the company's story changes, so click here now to read more.


The article Why I'm Short Amazon Stock originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor Travis Hoium is short shares of Amazon.com. The Motley Fool recommends Amazon.com, Google, and Netflix. The Motley Fool owns shares of Amazon.com, Google, and Netflix. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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