Bezos Sells More Amazon Shares

Jeff Bezos

CNBC reports that Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos has sold more shares in his Amazon company.

The series of sales began on Jan. 31, the filings show, and continued through Feb. 3, and were executed under a pre-arranged trading plan. In total, Bezos sold 905,456 shares in the company for $1.84 billion, according to the filings.

Bezos has said he will sell Amazon shares to help fund his Blue Origin space company. He made similar sales of stock in 2017 and 2019.

The sales became publicly known as Amazon’s market capitalization topped $1 trillion.