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Mon Nov 24 2008 16:26:10

Collins Stewart Predicts 5% Ecommerce Growth in '09

By: Ina Steiner

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Senior Internet Research Analyst Sandeep Aggarwal of Collins Stewart, an independent investment banking group, is cutting estimates for U.S. ecommerce sales growth over the next two years from 12% to 5% in 2009 and from 14% to 8% in 2010.

He is also cutting estimates for online advertising growth over the next two years - for the U.S. from 18.4% to 10% in 2009 and from 19.3% to 14% in 2010; for Worldwide, from 19.7% to 10.9% in 2009 and from 20.6% to 14.7% in 2010. "We believe Search, Lead Generation, Email Marketing, and Online Video advertising will likely grow above industry average."

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Collins Stewart Predicts 5% Ecommerce Growth in '09   Collins Stewart Predicts 5% Ecommerce Growth in '09

by: jim cockrum

Tue Nov 25 00:35:06 2008

Want some good news?

The article says:

"... Lead Generation, Email Marketing, and Online Video advertising will likely grow above industry average."

Businesses still need to advertise and we (as eBay and Internet Marketers) know more than they do about how to do it.

Get a free report on how you can tap into this mega-trend at OfflineBiz.com! It's time to diversify guys!

Collins Stewart Predicts 5% Ecommerce Growth in '09   Collins Stewart Predicts 5% Ecommerce Growth in '09

by: Alex

Tue Nov 25 06:13:41 2008

I think it's very pessimistic, the picture is better.



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