This week I was driving home and flipping through radio stations on Satellite and I stopped to listen in on what was happening on the financial tv networks. I just learned this week that financial tv networks air their tv stuff on the radio too. Fun fact. Anyway, the topic was about Amazon earnings and how bad tech companies are doing. Not sure what Amazon has to do with technology? This was a stock market show. Amazon is a Consumer Discretionary stock. It’s actually the largest component of the Consumer Discretionary sector and is not even listed in the Technology Sector Index. Still, on and on they went about Amazon being a technology company. It made no sense.
Guys, I get it. We can sit here all day talking about what great technology Amazon has, and AWS is so great, etc etc. Yes, I know. But we’re talking about the stock market here, are we not? [Read more…]