Amazon.com's (AMZN) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Atlantic Securities

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The hedge fund run by Raymond J. Harbert held 475,539 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $2.76 million, up from 409,991 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Blue Chip Partners Inc who had been investing in Travelers Companies Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $36.49B market cap company. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 26,863,386 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $26,003,758,000 after purchasing an additional 764,115 shares during the period. The firm has a market cap of $384091.75 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 184.97 and a beta of 1.42. It has underperformed by 16.01% the S&P500.

Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI continued to hold its stake in Amazon.com Inc. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. The Hood River Capital Management Llc holds 184,624 shares with $41.54 million value, up from 123,022 last quarter. Amazon Com Inc now has $546.23 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.36% or $4.09 reaching $1133.26 per share. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) hasconsensus analyst target price is $1220.74. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Since May 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $7.38 million activity. $2.24 million worth of Amazon.com, Inc. Jassy Andrew R had sold 1,985 shares worth $1.90 million. On Monday, May 15 the insider Olsavsky Brian T sold $2.24 million. The stock was sold at an average price of $955.20, for a total value of $2,674,560.00. On Monday, May 15 the insider Blackburn Jeffrey M sold $1.99M. 544 shares were sold by Reynolds Shelley, worth $521,627 on Monday, May 15.

Among 7 analysts covering Coherent (NASDAQ:COHR), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 94% are positive. Finally, Barclays PLC lifted their price objective on shares of Amazon.com from $1,120.00 to $1,150.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research report on Friday, July 28th. As per Monday, October 2, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. On Friday, June 10 the stock rating was initiated by William Blair with "Outperform". Waverton Investment Management Ltd increased its stake in Amazon.com by 28.4% in the third quarter. On Friday, July 29 the stock rating was maintained by Mizuho with "Buy". On Tuesday, March 29 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, October 27. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, February 3.

Wedbush also issued estimates for Amazon.com's Q4 2017 earnings at $2.20 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $1.22 EPS and Q2 2018 earnings at $1.21 EPS. Its up 0.39, from 1.06 in 2017Q1.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC raised its stake in Amazon.com by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter. (NYSE:WSM). Prudential Financial Inc, New Jersey-based fund reported 181,958 shares. Lombard Odier Asset (Usa) Corporation reported 1.53% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Narwhal Cap Management owns 1,846 shares for 0.46% of their portfolio. Guardian has invested 0.9% in Amazon.com, Inc. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 18,460 shares in the company, valued at $20,475,832. They expect $0.47 earnings per share, up 17.50% or $0.07 from last year's $0.4 per share. Probity Advisors Inc. boosted its position in Amazon.com by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Hanseatic Management Serv has 7,441 shares for 3.67% of their portfolio. Amazon.com has $1430.0 highest and $105 lowest target. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: "4 Reasons Amazon.com, Inc". Moreover, Main Street Rech Ltd Liability has 2.21% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. Fiduciary Fincl Services Of The Southwest Inc Tx accumulated 4,126 shares. Silvercrest Asset Mgmt Group Inc Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.1% or 9,748 shares. Regis Management CO LLC now owns 231 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $224,000 after acquiring an additional 2 shares during the period. Central Corp, New York-based fund reported 360,000 shares. Loop Capital maintained the shares of AMZN in report on Friday, October 27 with "Buy" rating. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 15,312 shares in the company, valued at $15,032,402.88.

Fmr Llc, which manages about $804.54B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Bioverativ Inc by 3.14M shares to 3.87 million shares, valued at $232.94M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced Gran Tierra Energy Inc (NYSEMKT:GTE) stake by 503,550 shares and now owns 842,921 shares. Finally, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership boosted its stake in shares of Amazon.com by 125.1% in the second quarter. Also, CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos sold 391,110 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 1st. Stock Will Win Big This Holiday Season" published on November 10, 2017, Finance.Yahoo.com published: "Where to Buy Amazon.com, Inc. The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) has risen 16.70% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Marvin And Palmer Associates Inc stated it has 5,894 shares or 4.32% of all its holdings. Nomura Holdings holds 0% or 2,947 shares in its portfolio. Therefore 80% are positive. Restoration Hardware Holdings had 82 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and forty-nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, August 12 by Canaccord Genuity. The company was maintained on Monday, December 28 by Axiom Capital. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, April 29 by RBC Capital Markets. Benchmark has "Buy" rating and $925 target. William Blair downgraded ShoreTel Inc (NASDAQ:SHOR) on Thursday, July 27 to "Hold" rating. As per Saturday, August 29, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $1,142.08.

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