Shares in the Seattle online-retail giant slid nearly 11 percent in after-hours trading Thursday, to the lowest level since July 2013.
The UK has solidified its position as one of the fastest expanding economies in the industrial world, as it recorded third-quarter growth of 0.7 per cent.
The Ford Motor Company announced third-quarter earnings on Friday morning that were down considerably from a year ago, though not as much as Wall Street had predicted.
Middle-class individuals throughout the United States have a median of just $20,000 total saved for retirement, compared to the $250,000 necessary to sustain their way of lives after leaving their jobs, according to a recent Wells Fargo survey.
UPS has been gearing up for the coming holiday season, as it expects a surge in deliveries between October and January 2015, largely because of e-commerce purchases.