Amazon.com (AMZN) was Initiated by Maxim Group to “Buy” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $825. Maxim Group advised their investors in a research report released on Jun 23, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Amazon.com. Company shares were Reiterated by MKM Partners on Jun 1, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 850 from a previous price target of $800 .Company shares were Reiterated by Axiom Capital on Apr 29, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 811 from a previous price target of $797 .Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 29, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 785 from a previous price target of $720 .
On the company’s financial health, Amazon.com reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.47 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.60. The company had revenue of $29128.00 million for the quarter.The company’s revenue was up 28.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.12 EPS.
Amazon.com opened for trading at $715.72 and hit $718.4 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $715.82, with a gain of 0.25% or 1.81 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 21,37,534 shares. Company has a market cap of $337,744 M.
In a different news, on Jun 8, 2016, Patricia Q Stonesifer (director) sold 6,250 shares at $725.93 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 17, 2016, Shelley Reynolds (Vice President) sold 626 shares at $704.84 per share price. On May 17, 2016, David Zapolsky (Senior Vice President) sold 2,019 shares at $705.49 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Amazon.com Inc. (Amazon.com) is an e-commerce company. The Company sells a range of products and services through its Websites. The Company’s products are offered through consumer-facing Websites which include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. It designs its Websites to enable products to be sold by the Company and by third parties across various product categories. It also manufactures and sells electronic devices including Kindle e-readers Fire tablets Fire TVs Echo and Fire phones. Amazon.com operates in two segments: North America and International. The North America segment focuses on retail sales earned through North America-focused Websites. The International segment focuses on the Company’s operations done through its international Websites. It serves developers and enterprises through Amazon Web Services (AWS). It serves authors and independent publishers with Kindle Direct Publishing.