Amazon shares rise 14% as gross sales beat and AWS progress surpasses second consecutive quarter loss Inc. decided to cut back after years of pouring money into growth and resulting in a second straight quarter loss, but a sales beat and continued strong growth from Amazon Web Services helped propel Stocks edged higher in after-hours trading Thursday. Amazon AMZN, + 1.08% reported a second-quarter loss of $2 billion, or 20 … Read more