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Bezos sells $2.4 billion of Amazon stock in second wave this week

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc., speaks at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Bezos spoke about Amazon’s sustainability efforts a day before workers around the world, including more than 1,000 of his own employees, are scheduled to walk out to spotlight climate change.

The sale brings the value of Amazon shares Jeff Bezos has unloaded this week to almost $5 billion.

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