On Thursday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Overweight". Consensus earnings estimates are far from ideal, but they are watched by many investors and play an important role in measuring the appropriate valuation for a stock.
A number of research analysts recently commented on the company. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Amazon.com, Inc. might touch $2000 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $1700 and $1403 respectively. NC raised its position in Amazon.com by 5.3% during the 4th quarter. Finally, Barclays restated an "overweight" rating and set a $1,580.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Friday, February 2nd.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Amazon.com, Inc., where 12 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 1 said it's a HOLD, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. Amazon.com has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $1,481.38. (AMZN) in trading session dated March 21, 2018. Overall, 12.55 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 5.81 Million shares. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by Loop Capital. Forward P/E is a measure of the price-to-earnings ratio using forecasted earnings for the P/E calculation for the next fiscal year.
(NASDAQ:AMZN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 1st. The e-commerce giant reported $2.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.85 by $0.31. Amazon.com had a return on equity of 9.23% and a net margin of 1.71%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.54 earnings per share. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,462.32, for a total transaction of $795,502.08. After this sale, 65,456 common shares of AMZN are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $94,737,087. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO Jeffrey A. Wilke sold 500 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 21st.More news: That Didn't Take Long... ABC Renews The 'Roseanne' Reboot For Another Season
A moving average (MA) is a trend-following or lagging indicator because it is based on past prices. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 5,714 shares of company stock worth $8,462,195 over the last ninety days. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 60.21% of the company's stock. Finally, Citigroup reissued a "buy" rating and set a $1,400.00 price target (up previously from $1,250.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Friday, January 5th. BlackRock Inc. now owns 24,535,840 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $28,693,927,000 after acquiring an additional 88,437 shares during the period. Tiaa Cref Invest Management Ltd Liability Co holds 2.70 million shares.
Stocks On The Run: Amazon.com, Inc. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 2,828,302 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $2,737,796,000 after buying an additional 46,800 shares during the last quarter. Mountain Capital Investment Advisors Inc bought a new stake in shares of Amazon.com in the second quarter valued at about $121,000. Noesis Capital Mangement Corp now owns 505 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $489,000 after acquiring an additional 4 shares during the period.
Equities research analysts predict that Amazon.com, Inc.