Article: Overstock’s phantom menace

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Overstock’s phantom menace

Bethany McLean

CNN Money, 1 November 2005

Patrick Byrne, the 42-year-old CEO of online retail liquidator Overstock.com, is under growing pressure to deliver numbers that prove his business will make money.

Certainly the third-quarter results, announced on Friday, Oct. 28, did not help his cause. Once again Overstock.com (Research) lost far more than analysts were expecting.

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