Amazon Has the Sharpest FANGs

I've written numerous columns over the past several years on the impact of technology on the retail space. The common themes were that Amazon (AMZN) would displace the traditional brick and mortar retailers, would then do the same to the branded manufacturers, and would finally do the same to Facebook (FB) and Alphabet (GOOGL) , as the company attracted advertising revenue away from them and perhaps even created its own social network.

The first is long underway and fait accompli now. The second is in the process of occurring, and the probability of the third happening is continuing to advance. There are still big risks for Amazon, as the production-to-consumption chain is broken down to its essence, but they are not as immediate as the risks to the rest of retail's production, advertising and sales....571 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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