In other news, Director Tom A. Alberg sold 670 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 21st. Portfolio Solutions LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Amazon.com during the 4th quarter valued at $119,000. The institutional investor owned 22,189 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock after purchasing an additional 1,481 shares during the quarter. Hall Capital Management Co.
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) has been given an average price target of $1670.66 from analysts, according to data collected by Finviz. Amazon.com had a return on equity of 9.23% and a net margin of 1.71%. Beach Investment Management LLC. lifted its position in shares of Amazon.com by 996.3% in the 2nd quarter. Portfolio Solutions LLC bought a new position in shares of Amazon.com in the fourth quarter worth about $119,000. 580 are owned by Majedie Asset Mgmt Ltd. Mcf Advisors Ltd Company accumulated 47 shares or 0.01% of the stock.
A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. UBS reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Friday, December 1st. Loop Capital increased their target price on shares of Amazon.com to $1,600.00 in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, forty-nine have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company.
Among 39 analysts covering Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), 39 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold.
Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. The company has a market capitalization of $700,667.69, a P/E ratio of 318.10, a P/E/G ratio of 6.36 and a beta of 1.59. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89, a quick ratio of 0.76 and a current ratio of 1.04. Amazon.com, Inc. has a 12-month low of $859.02 and a 12-month high of $1,617.54. They expect $1.19 EPS, down 19.59 % or $0.29 from last year's $1.48 per share. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in Amazon.com by 2.9% in the second quarter. Amazon.com's revenue was up 38.2% on a year-over-year basis.
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While full details of the agreement between Amazon and the U.S. Postal Service are unknown - the mail carrier is independently operated, and strikes confidential deals with retailers - David Vernon, an analyst at Bernstein Research who tracks the shipping industry, estimated in 2015 that the USPS handled 40 percent of Amazon's volume the previous year.