Several equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. The firm has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Friday, October 27. Aegis Capital has "Buy" rating and $953 target.
Want to see what other hedge funds are holding AMZN? Maryland Capital has 3.23% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. The Earnings Yield Five Year average for Amazon.com, Inc.is 0.001290. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $1,850.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Tuesday, March 13th. Analysts' mean recommendation for the stock is 1.70 (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Amazon.com from a "hold" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $1,578.00 price target for the company in a research report on Wednesday.
Shares of AMZN stock traded down $15.81 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $1,435.94. The company's stock rose 28.13% while stock markets declined as World Asset Management Inc sold 2,653 shares.
Despite slipping this past week, Amazon's stock was trading higher on Thursday at $1,445 per share. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 1.29544, the 3 month is 1.16432, and the 1 month is now 0.94414.
(NASDAQ:AMZN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. The e-commerce giant reported $2.16 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.85 by $0.31.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) yearly performance is 60.09% and net profit margin is 1.70%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.54 EPS. This is represented as the equation (P/EPS), where P is the market price and EPS is the earnings per share. 250 shares were sold by WILKE JEFFREY A, worth $387,475. The Average Volume is a very popular concept in capital markets, which is generally used as the number of shares that shuffles during the daily activity in the stock market. The institutional investor held 303,042 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $10.38M, down from 437,334 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 5.10% and 2.84% over the past month. The insider WILKE JEFFREY A sold 2,000 shares worth $2.91M. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.
The Relative Volume of the company is 1 and Average Volume (3 months) is 6.29 million. CI Investments Inc. grew its position in Amazon.com by 0.7% in the third quarter. Whitnell & Co. now owns 109 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $105,000 after purchasing an additional 93 shares in the last quarter.
Capital Wealth Planning Llc increased its stake in Procter & Gamble Co (PG) by 25.45% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
Cibc Bank USA raised its holdings in Amazon.com, Inc. Day & Ennis LLC now owns 279 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $270,000 after acquiring an additional 49 shares in the last quarter. Noesis Capital Mangement Corp increased its position in Amazon.com by 0.8% in the second quarter. In the last three months, insiders sold 6,214 shares of company stock valued at $9,251,120. Broadleaf Partners LLC bought a new stake in Amazon.com in the fourth quarter worth approximately $6,772,000.
Share of Amazon.com, Inc. Kingfisher Capital LLC now owns 1,632 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $1,580,000 after buying an additional 5 shares in the last quarter.
"USPS is cognizant of the positive impact private shippers have had to USPS financials & recognize the elasticity of units from a company like AMZN (i.e. can accel. own last mile efforts &/or reposition vol.to others)", Eric Sheridan, an analyst at UBS, wrote in a note to clients.
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Amazon.com, Inc engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally.