Amazon states on its Q1 (I, II) earnings call (webcast) that sales from third parties on...

|By:, SA News Editor

Amazon states on its Q1 (I, II) earnings call (webcast) that sales from third parties on Amazon's site, which tend to carry lower margins, rose 300 bps Q/Q. The company also says it plans to invest another $800M-$900M on capex in Q2, evidence its aggressive spending isn't letting up. However, few details are provided about the Kindle and e-book disputes. AMZN +13.4% AH.