Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) Earns Buy Rating from Citigroup

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Ntv Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Dominion Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $49.04 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.72% or $21.95 during the last trading session, reaching $1298.63. About 1.36M shares traded. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500.

Country Trust Bank grew its holdings in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. The institutional investor held 5,890 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.66M, up from 5,224 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Columbia Pacific Advisors Llc who had been investing in Laredo Petroleum Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.65B market cap company. The firm owned 28,253 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock after selling 1,599 shares during the period. About 15.19 million shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Among 5 analysts covering West Pharmaceutical Services (NYSE:WST), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold.

Ratings analysis reveals 94% of Amazon.com's analysts are positive. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $985.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Wednesday, October 12th. Finally, Vetr lowered Amazon.com from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $1,277.08 price objective for the company.in a research note on Monday. Credit Suisse maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Friday, October 23 with "Hold" rating. RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $900 target.

(NASDAQ:AMZN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. Maxim Group initiated it with "Buy" rating and $825 target in Thursday, June 23 report. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Pacific Crest given on Friday, July 29. Amazon.com accounts for approximately 3.3% of Seatown Holdings Pte. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded it to "Buy" rating and $50 target in Monday, August 31 report. Benchmark maintained it with "Buy" rating and $700 target in Friday, October 23 report. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, September 29. The rating was maintained by Nomura on Friday, July 24 with "Buy". The stock has "Overweight" rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, October 23.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.26 in Q3 2017. Amazon.com, Inc. The company has a quick ratio of 0.74, a current ratio of 1.03 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00. It is negative, as 73 investors sold AMZN shares while 549 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 657 raised stakes. Argus restated a "buy" rating and set a $1,150.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a research note on Thursday, September 21st.

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Arrowgrass Cap Ptnrs (Us) Lp owns 60,362 shares or 0.43% of their United States portfolio. The stock had a trading volume of 3,125,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,265,087. Williams Jones Associate Limited Liability Corp has invested 1.81% in Amazon.com, Inc. Creative Planning has invested 0.38% in Amazon.com, Inc. Modera Wealth Management Ltd has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Flippin Bruce & Porter holds 2.77% or 373,883 shares in its portfolio. Tiemann Investment Advisors Ltd Liability holds 1,042 shares. CAM Group Holding A S bought a new stake in shares of Amazon.com during the third quarter worth approximately $244,252,000. The e-commerce giant reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.09 by ($0.57). 410 were reported by Notis. Amazon.com now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $1,262.35. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 536 shares. Amazon.com had a net margin of 1.20% and a return on equity of 8.67%. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 1.17M shares.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 sales for $16.47 million activity. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,109.20, for a total transaction of $2,063,112.00. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 926,609 shares. Olsavsky Brian T sold 2,334 shares worth $2.31M. Another trade for 2,334 shares valued at $2.30M was made by Zapolsky David on Tuesday, August 15. $536,666 worth of stock was sold by Reynolds Shelley on Tuesday, August 15. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in Amazon.com by 2.9% in the second quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 24 by Axiom Securities.

Riverpark Advisors Llc, which manages about $2.88 billion and $759.63M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Magellan Midstream Prtnrs Lp (NYSE:MMP) by 5,600 shares to 18,900 shares, valued at $1.34M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in I Shares (IEI) by 3,857 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 114,913 shares, and cut its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.01, from 0.78 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 74 investors sold CSCO shares while 637 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. Metropolitan Life Insur holds 14,457 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Ls Investment Advsrs Ltd stated it has 0.14% in Dominion Energy, Inc. Gulf International National Bank (Uk) Ltd stated it has 128,563 shares. Peapack Gladstone Corporation holds 0.28% in Dominion Energy, Inc. 65,000 shares were sold by CHANDLER MARK D, worth $2.11 million. First Mercantile Communications invested 0.12% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). (NYSE:PFE) to report earnings on January, 30. Cornerstone Capital Mngmt Hldgs Ltd Liability holds 2,190 shares or 0% of its portfolio. (NYSE:WST). Suntrust Banks accumulated 0.02% or 36,261 shares. 80,542 are owned by Co Bankshares. Fiduciary Fincl Of The Southwest Tx invested in 4,645 shares. (NASDAQ:ASTE). Guggenheim Capital Limited Liability Corp holds 16,137 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Among 34 analysts covering McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD), 24 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 76% are positive. AMZN was included in 245 notes of analysts from July 21, 2015. The rating was downgraded by Citigroup on Tuesday, May 16 to "Sell". KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, July 12 report.

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