As Amazon.com Inc.  (AMZN - Get Report) reports earnings for the third quarter of 2017, the focus will be on guidance for its all-important fourth quarter, the growth for Amazon Web Services and the state of the tech giant's spending. Analysts are expecting GAAP earnings of $0.02 per share, according to FactSet, while revenue is expected to jump to $41.58 billion, up 27% from the year-ago period.

Eric Jhonsa, TheStreet's tech columnist, will be live blogging the company's earnings numbers, which will be released after the market close. The company's earnings call is at 5:30 p.m. ET.