How the pandemic has improved Amazon’s financial health, in six charts

Marc Bain
How the pandemic has improved Amazon’s financial health, in six charts

Amazon has had its share of missteps during the Covid-19 crisis. Amazon has gotten a boost from consumers stocking up on essentials and other items, and not just in its online business. While this bump in sales could flatten out again as the pandemic subsides, Amazon is also poised to be a beneficiary of what some experts predict will be a longer-term shift in how consumers shop.