Costco is one of several widely owned stocks set to announce earnings results over the next few days.
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Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) are the world's two biggest e-commerce companies and, in many ways, the companies are mirror images of one another. As those segments and its cloud business have taken off, profits have soared.