DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp boosted its stake in shares of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 4.3% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 54,366 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after buying an additional 2,219 shares during the period. Amazon.com comprises about 1.0% of DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest position. DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp’s holdings in Amazon.com were worth $45,521,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of AMZN. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC raised its position in Amazon.com by 906.7% in the second quarter. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC now owns 151 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $108,000 after buying an additional 136 shares during the last quarter. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC raised its position in shares of Amazon.com by 7.8% in the second quarter. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC now owns 333 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $238,000 after buying an additional 24 shares in the last quarter. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co. raised its position in shares of Amazon.com by 14.2% in the second quarter. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co. now owns 10,260 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $7,343,000 after buying an additional 1,272 shares in the last quarter. Cullinan Associates Inc. raised its position in shares of Amazon.com by 8.3% in the second quarter. Cullinan Associates Inc. now owns 1,300 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $930,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Park National Corp OH raised its position in shares of Amazon.com by 19.8% in the second quarter. Park National Corp OH now owns 503 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $360,000 after buying an additional 83 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 64.77% of the company’s stock.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Shares of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) traded up 0.089% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $763.195. The company had a trading volume of 700,785 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $362.64 billion, a P/E ratio of 174.844 and a beta of 1.51. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $789.54 and its 200-day moving average is $761.26. Amazon.com Inc. has a 12-month low of $474.00 and a 12-month high of $847.21.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 27th. The e-commerce giant reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.80 by $0.28. Amazon.com had a return on equity of 13.47% and a net margin of 1.64%. The company had revenue of $32.71 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $32.69 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.17 EPS. Amazon.com’s quarterly revenue was up 29.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Amazon.com Inc. will post $4.78 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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AMZN has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. restated a “buy” rating and issued a $920.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Thursday, September 8th. Mizuho restated a “buy” rating and issued a $950.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Thursday, October 13th. Evercore ISI restated a “buy” rating and issued a $1,015.00 price objective (up from $930.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Friday, September 16th. Vetr upgraded shares of Amazon.com from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $880.16 price objective on the stock in a report on Thursday, October 6th. Finally, Atlantic Securities set a $980.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 28th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, forty-three have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Amazon.com currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $911.75.

In other Amazon.com news, CEO Andrew R. Jassy sold 14,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $800.00, for a total transaction of $11,200,000.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 68,141 shares in the company, valued at $54,512,800. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Company insiders own 17.70% of the company’s stock.

Amazon.com Company Profile

Amazon.com, Inc offers a range of products and services through its Websites. The Company’s products include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. The Company has three segments: North America, International and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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