If You Have $3,000, Should You Spend It on 1 Share of Amazon?

Jennifer Saibil, The Motley Fool
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If You Have $3,000, Should You Spend It on 1 Share of Amazon?

Similarly, if you don't have $3,000 (or more these days, since Amazon stock is trading for $3,204 as of this writing), you may not want to consider Amazon, even though you can buy fractional shares. Rival Walmart still has higher total sales, with $135 billion in third-quarter revenue versus Amazon's $96 billion, but Amazon remains the clear leader in e-commerce.