Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 6:09 pm.

Amazon’s growth is its highest since 2000

Amazon’s Q2 was huge, with $9.9 billion in revenue particularly ahead of expectations. At 51% year-over-year growth, that’s Amazon’s fastest growth rate in almost 11 years — since Q3 of 2000 — UBS analysts Brian Pitz and Brian Fitzgerald point out in a note. Impressive… and the Amazon tablet hasn’t even launched yet.

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