Revenue from third-party sellers paying to promote their products on Amazon.com was an unusually large bright spot during the quarter, with sales in the category growing 139 per cent to US$2.03 billion. "We continue to increase the value of Prime, including speed selection and digital entertainment options". Bluemountain Capital Mgmt Ltd stated it has 0.09% in Amazon.com, Inc. Bank of Montreal Can lifted its position in Amazon.com by 9.6% in the fourth quarter. Endurance Wealth Management Inc. now owns 105 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $123,000 after purchasing an additional 50 shares in the last quarter. Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc. The firm sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors, as well as those offered by third-party sellers through retail Websites, such as amazon.com, amazon.ca, amazon.com.mx, amazon.com.au, amazon.com.br, amazon.cn, amazon.fr, amazon.de, amazon.in, amazon.it, amazon.co.jp, amazon.nl, amazon.es, and amazon.co.uk. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Vision Capital Mngmt has invested 3.38% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc.
NASDAQ AMZN opened at $1,572.62 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $736,164.69, a price-to-earnings ratio of 345.63, a PEG ratio of 6.55 and a beta of 1.59. Earnings per share were $3.27, more than double the Reuters estimate of $1.26 per share. Amazon.com has a twelve month low of $924.33 and a twelve month high of $1,638.10.
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"Amazon's profits roughly tripled what analysts had been expecting". Jassy Andrew R sold $2.90 million worth of stock or 1,985 shares. On Friday, February 23 the insider WILKE JEFFREY A sold $2.99 million. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The company's revenue was up 42.9% on a year-over-year basis.
A number of brokerages have recently commented on AMZN.
Levin posited that the price increase correlates with increased average annual transaction counts and will cover the related rising cost of Prime deliveries.
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AMZN stock was up about 4.2% on the news Friday.
Post reiterated his buy rating and increased his price target to $1,840 from $1,650 for the company's shares. The price was previously $79 before it went up to $99 that year. DA Davidson raised their price objective on Amazon.com from $119.00 to $1,900.00 and gave the company a "positive" rating in a research note on Friday. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $1,602.51.
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