Amazon.com (AMZN) was Reiterated by The Benchmark Company to “Buy” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 915 from a previous price target of $750 . The Benchmark Company advised their investors in a research report released on Jul 13, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Amazon.com. Company shares were Reiterated by Axiom Capital on Jul 11, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 853 from a previous price target of $811 .Company shares were Reiterated by SunTrust on Jul 6, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 775 from a previous price target of $710 .Maxim Group Initiated Amazon.com on Jun 23, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $825.
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 $750 and hit $755.9 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $753.78, with a gain of 1.07% or 7.97 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 31,95,272 shares. Company has a market cap of $355,654 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.