Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. lowered its stake in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 3.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 192,180 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after selling 6,767 shares during the period. Amazon.com makes up 1.2% of Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 5th biggest holding. Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.’s holdings in Amazon.com were worth $186,029,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in AMZN. Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc. WI raised its holdings in shares of Amazon.com by 10.8% during the first quarter. Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc. WI now owns 770 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $683,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares during the period. Usca Ria LLC raised its holdings in shares of Amazon.com by 7.9% during the first quarter. Usca Ria LLC now owns 2,042 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $1,810,000 after purchasing an additional 149 shares during the period. Sfmg LLC raised its holdings in shares of Amazon.com by 5.4% during the first quarter. Sfmg LLC now owns 991 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $879,000 after purchasing an additional 51 shares during the period. Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Amazon.com during the first quarter valued at about $277,000. Finally, First National Bank of Hutchinson raised its holdings in shares of Amazon.com by 31.1% during the first quarter. First National Bank of Hutchinson now owns 1,214 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $1,076,000 after purchasing an additional 288 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 59.83% of the company’s stock.

In other Amazon.com news, Director Tom A. Alberg sold 1,860 shares of Amazon.com stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,109.20, for a total value of $2,063,112.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 18,460 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $20,475,832. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos sold 391,110 shares of Amazon.com stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,103.53, for a total transaction of $431,601,618.30. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 79,891,433 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $88,162,593,058.49. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 397,833 shares of company stock worth $439,137,961 in the last three months. 17.00% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on AMZN shares. Macquarie reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Monday, July 24th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Amazon.com from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 24th. Cantor Fitzgerald restated a “buy” rating and issued a $1,150.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Maxim Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a $1,300.00 target price on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC restated a “buy” rating and issued a $1,250.00 target price (up previously from $1,135.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Friday, July 28th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and forty-nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Amazon.com presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $1,160.04.

Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ AMZN) opened at $1,126.31 on Tuesday. Amazon.com, Inc. has a 52 week low of $736.70 and a 52 week high of $1,139.90. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a current ratio of 1.03. The company has a market cap of $542,740.00, a PE ratio of 286.77, a P/E/G ratio of 14.16 and a beta of 1.45.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The e-commerce giant reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.09 by ($0.57). Amazon.com had a return on equity of 8.67% and a net margin of 1.20%. The business had revenue of $43.74 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.26 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.52 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 33.7% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Amazon.com, Inc. will post 4.24 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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 Company’s products include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers.

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

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