The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is a huge mover today! About 4.86 million shares traded hands or 5.42% up from the average. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 16.96% since April 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.03% the S&P500.
The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $343.55 billion company. It was reported on Nov, 15 by Barchart.com. We have $1122.01 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:AMZN worth $175.21 billion more.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Ratings Coverage
Out of 39 analysts covering Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), 36 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 92% are positive. Amazon.com has been the topic of 131 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Nomura maintained the shares of AMZN in a report on Tuesday, May 3 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, October 23 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Nomura on Wednesday, December 9 with “Buy”. Suntrust Robinson maintained the shares of AMZN in a report on Friday, July 29 with “Neutral” rating. Mizuho maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, January 29. Mizuho has “Buy” rating and $685 price target. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) earned “Buy” rating by Axiom Capital on Tuesday, October 27. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) earned “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Wednesday, September 28. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 4 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, June 16 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. M Partners maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, August 2 report.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be the world’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they may want to buy online. The company lists unique items in categories such as books, music, DVDs, videos, consumer electronics, toys, camera and photo items, software, computer and video games, tools and hardware, lawn and patio items, kitchen products, and wireless products.”
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 1.46 in 2016 Q2. Its up 0.33, from 1.13 in 2016Q1. The ratio improved, as 50 funds sold all Amazon.com, Inc. shares owned while 443 reduced positions. 147 funds bought stakes while 571 increased positions. They now own 303.88 million shares or 18.94% less from 374.87 million shares in 2016Q1.
Bridges Management reported 7,020 shares or 0.53% of all its holdings. Elm Advisors Limited Liability Co accumulated 1,200 shares or 0.82% of the stock. Kistler holds 0.06% or 151 shares in its portfolio. Milestone Inc has 0.03% invested in the company for 293 shares. Moreover, Diligent Invsts Ltd Liability Corp has 0.28% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 411 shares. Cookson Peirce holds 4.11% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 38,603 shares. First Midwest Bankshares Tru Division holds 0.35% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 3,941 shares. Logan Cap Mgmt has 42,808 shares for 2.58% of their US portfolio. Stoneridge Invest Prns Limited Liability Company has 473 shares for 0.05% of their US portfolio. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has 263,768 shares for 1.56% of their US portfolio. Liberty Mgmt has 3,230 shares for 1.56% of their US portfolio. First Citizens Fincl Bank Tru has invested 0.96% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Vsr Services, a Kansas-based fund reported 1,974 shares. Federated Investors Inc Pa reported 226,493 shares or 0.47% of all its holdings. Cypress Funds Limited Liability last reported 31,700 shares in the company.
Insider Transactions: Since May 16, 2016, the stock had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $785.62 million net activity. Jassy Andrew R sold $11.20M worth of stock. Another trade for 6,250 shares valued at $4.54M was sold by STONESIFER PATRICIA Q. BEZOS JEFFREY P had sold 1.00 million shares worth $756.74M on Tuesday, August 2. $3.76 million worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) was sold by WILKE JEFFREY A on Monday, August 15. $2.83 million worth of shares were sold by RYDER THOMAS O on Monday, May 16. Shares for $7.61 million were sold by Blackburn Jeffrey M.
More important recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news were published by: Foxbusiness.com which released: “Why Amazon.com Inc.’s Earnings Miss May Be a Good Thing” on November 14, 2016, also Fool.com published article titled: “Better Buy: Microsoft Corporation vs. Amazon.com, Inc.”, Investorplace.com published: “Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock’s “Trump Threat” Is Overblown” on November 11, 2016. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) was released by: Profitconfidential.com and their article: “Amazon.com, Inc.: AMZN Stock Gains Strength Again” with publication date: November 08, 2016.
AMZN Company Profile
Amazon.com, Inc., incorporated on May 28, 1996, offers a range of services and products through its Websites. The Company’s products include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. The Firm has three divisions: North America, International and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The Company’s North America segment focuses on retail sales of consumer products from sellers and subscriptions, through its North America-focused Websites, such as www.amazon.com, www.amazon.ca and www.amazon.com.mx. The Company’s North America segment also includes export sales from its North America-focused Websites.
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