Amazon is hiring 250,000 employees for the holiday rush. How the pros say to play it


Market Movers has rounded up investor and analyst reactions to Amazon. Jim Cramer and other experts discussed the ecommerce giant following its announcement Tuesday that it would be adding 250,000 new employees in time for the holiday season. Amazon hires temporary workers to meet the demand during the busy shopping season. The company employed 150,000 holiday workers last year. Amazon’s Hardware Chief Dave Limp announced in the last month he will be stepping down by the end of 2018. Amazon’s stock closed Tuesday down 1.7% and is held by Cramer Charitable Trust.