Another Heavyweight Takes Aim at Amazon
The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which Andrew Tonner, technology editor and analyst, and Austin Smith, consumer-goods editor and analyst, discuss topics around the investing world.
Drawing ire with its tactics aimed at stealing share from traditional retailers, tech powerhouse Amazon.com seems poised to continue to cut into others' business. However, recently, several established tech firms rallied behind the retailers on whom they also depend for much of their business. Andrew talks about Amazon's tactics and the moves others have taken to stops its relentless advance.
Retail is in its largest period of transition ever. Companies left beyond will be tomorrow's losers while the few exceptional leaders that understand this change stand to see astounding growth in the years ahead. The Motley Fool has created a free report named "The Death of Retail," which highlights two companies hand-picked by Fool analyst that are set to dominate the future. To check out these two companies and learn more about the future of retailing, click here now -- it's free!
At the time this article was published Andrew Tonner and Austin Smith own no shares of the companies mentioned here. The Motley Fool owns shares of Amazon.com and Aeropostale and has the following options: long JAN 2014 $10.00 calls on Aeropostale, long JAN 2014 $15.00 calls on Aeropostale, and long JAN 2014 $20.00 calls on Aeropostale.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendAmazon.com and eBay. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.
Copyright © 1995 - 2011 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.