2 Amazon Numbers to Watch Next Week

The following video is from Monday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Jason Moser and Matt Argersinger, discuss the top business and investing stories of the day.

In his annual letter to shareholder, Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos defended the company's investments in its Prime and Kindle businesses. In FY 2012, Amazon reported a net loss of $39 million. Will Amazon's investments pay off? Is Amazon's business model superior to Apple's ? What numbers should investors be watching when Amazon reports earnings next week? In this installment of MarketFoolery, our analysts talk about the future of Amazon.

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 its 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 relevant video segment can be found between 13:37 and 19:41.

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