Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. decreased its position in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 4.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 26,828 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after selling 1,279 shares during the period. Amazon.com comprises approximately 1.6% of Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 7th largest position. Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc.’s holdings in Amazon.com were worth $23,784,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 15.0% in the first quarter. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora now owns 115 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock worth $102,000 after buying an additional 15 shares in the last quarter. Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 43.7% in the first quarter. Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI now owns 171 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock worth $152,000 after buying an additional 52 shares in the last quarter. First PREMIER Bank increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 8.5% in the first quarter. First PREMIER Bank now owns 191 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock worth $169,000 after buying an additional 15 shares in the last quarter. Feltz Wealth PLAN Inc. bought a new position in shares of Amazon.com during the first quarter worth approximately $180,000. Finally, Tompkins Financial Corp increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 94.4% in the first quarter. Tompkins Financial Corp now owns 315 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock worth $187,000 after buying an additional 153 shares in the last quarter. 61.90% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ AMZN) traded down 0.75% during trading on Friday, reaching $945.26. The company had a trading volume of 3,324,791 shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $993.73 and a 200 day moving average price of $935.81. The company has a market cap of $454.08 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 240.40 and a beta of 1.48. Amazon.com, Inc. has a 12 month low of $710.10 and a 12 month high of $1,083.31.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The e-commerce giant reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.40 by $1.00. The business had revenue of $37.96 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $37.18 billion. Amazon.com had a net margin of 1.28% and a return on equity of 9.38%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 24.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.78 earnings per share. Analysts predict that Amazon.com, Inc. will post $3.82 earnings per share for the current year.

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A number of equities analysts have recently commented on AMZN shares. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and set a $1,150.00 price objective (up from $900.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Aegis restated a “buy” rating and set a $1,069.00 target price (up previously from $953.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Friday, April 28th. UBS AG restated a “buy” rating and set a $1,100.00 target price (up previously from $930.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Deutsche Bank AG boosted their target price on Amazon.com from $1,050.00 to $1,125.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC restated a “buy” rating and set a $1,150.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Friday, April 28th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating, forty-five have assigned a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $1,078.80.

In related news, CEO Jeffrey A. Wilke sold 2,800 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $955.20, for a total transaction of $2,674,560.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 10,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,552,000. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, CEO Andrew R. Jassy sold 1,985 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $986.12, for a total transaction of $1,957,448.20. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 81,479 shares in the company, valued at $80,348,071.48. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 15,263 shares of company stock worth $15,094,906 over the last 90 days. 17.70% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

Amazon.com Company Profile

Amazon.com, Inc offers a range of products and services through its Websites. The Company operates through three segments: North America, International and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The North America segment consists of retail sales of consumer products (including from sellers) and subscriptions through North America-focused Websites, such as www.amazon.com, www.amazon.ca and www.amazon.com.mx.

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

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