InvestorPlace: Forget $1 Trillion, AMZN Will Hit $2 Trillion by This Date

Press commentary on the nature of Amazon's business.

What is Amazon? Definitely not a conglomerate.

Standard Oil and General Electric—two of the most successful companies ever—are the go-to comparison for massive, interlinked companies. But those who call Amazon the Standard Oil or GE of the 21st century use a comparison that falls short and…