Description: COLORADO SPRINGS — Standing against the backdrop of his New Shepard rocket booster and a full-scale mock capsule for carrying humans into space, Jeff Bezos revealed on Wednesday that he was selling about $1 billion in Amazon stock a year to finance his Blue Origin rocket company.
Date: April 5, 2017
Questions for discussion:
- What do you think of the potential success for this business?
- Why do you think Bezos is planning to finance development by selling Amazon stock instead of other more traditional methods?
- Will this affect Amazon stock?