Amazon has 2 options to deal with a USPS price hike, Credit Suisse says (AMZN)
|04/13/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- If the United States Postal Service increases prices, Amazon could either absorb the added costs, or increase its Prime subscription rates, according to Credit Suisse analyst Stephen Ju.
- Ju estimates the added shipping costs would total between $1 billion and $1.8 billion.
- Amazon’s long-term profitability isn’t in jeopardy.
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Amazon may soon have to make a tough decision in the face of potential United States Postal Service price increases, according to a Credit Suisse analyst.