Here come the numbers

Expectations are running high as the e-commerce companies start reporting earnings numbers. eBay and Amazon beat expectations--but analysts are saying AOL's numbers are indicative of the state of e-commerce.

CNET News staff
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The numbers are coming in from e-commerce companies. Expectations ran high for the season, but sites such as Amazon.com remain below the break-even point. On the other hand, the auction space continues to amaze: eBay, for one, posts a profit and its stock continues to fly high. In the end, analysts are saying that AOL's numbers are indicative of the state of e-commerce.

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