Cyber Monday is no longer just the Monday after Thanksgiving -- it's encroaching on Black Friday's territory. And as mobile sales continue to explode, Cyber Monday is likely to surpass expectations.
Cantor Ftizgerald analyst Youssef Squali noted that mobile drove 55% of all visits to retail sales and accounted for approximately 37% of all sales this past Thanksgiving and Black Friday, representing the power of smartphones and tablets. "We believe that the shift to mobile is likely driven by a combination of factors, including in-store comparison shopping, improving mobile experiences and larger mobile screen sizes," Squali wrote in a note to clients.
Among those poised to benefit from mobile's growth is Amazon (