AMAZON.COM Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shorts Increased By 20.66% As Of May 16, 2018

May 16, 2018 - By Andrea Pope

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During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 1.29. That’s change of 0.03, from 2017Q3’s 1.26. 69 investors sold all, 578 reduced holdings as Amazon.com, Inc. ratio is positive. 667 rose stakes while 168 funds bought stakes. Funds hold 280.02 million shares thus 0.09% more from 2017Q3’s 279.77 million shares.
Adage Cap Prtnrs Gru Limited Liability invested 1.57% of its capital in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Mader Shannon Wealth has invested 2.71% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Associated Banc, Alabama-based fund reported 21,828 shs. Dumont And Blake Ltd Llc holds 290 shs. Provise Ltd Liability Corp invested in 6,752 shs. Hillhouse Cap Management accumulated 11,562 shs or 0.23% of the stock. Altfest L J & holds 1.22% or 2,738 shs. Magnetar Fincl Limited Liability has 0.01% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Vgi Prns Pty Limited reported 83,865 shs. Advisor Partners Llc invested 1.83% of its capital in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Intrust Bankshares Na owns 3,916 shs or 1.36% of their US capital. Personal Capital Advsrs Corporation has invested 0.83% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Clear Harbor Asset Limited Liability owns 523 shs for 0.12% of their capital. Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii invested in 5,143 shs. Contravisory Incorporated holds 0.05% or 113 shs in its capital.

Amazon.com, Inc. had 15 selling transactions and 0 insider purchases since December 7, 2017. This’s net activity of $49.01 million. On Wednesday, February 21 ALBERG TOM A sold $1.01 million worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 670 shs. Shares for $2.90 million were sold by Jassy Andrew R on Thursday, February 15. Another trade for 2,333 shs valued at $3.42 million was sold by Olsavsky Brian T. On Thursday, February 15 a trade for 12,666 shs valued at $18.50 million was made by Blackburn Jeffrey M. $795,502 worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) was sold by Reynolds Shelley. Another trade for 1,375 shs valued at $2.17M was sold by STONESIFER PATRICIA Q.

It was reported an increase on AMAZON.COM Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN)’s shorted shares with 20.66%. It was published in May by FINRA the 5.50M shorted shares on AMZN. The up change of 20.66% from 4.56 million shares was reported. With Average volume 6.48 million, AMZN’s previous position will take 1 days to restore. 1.37% is AMAZON.COM Inc float short.

The stock increased 0.49% or $7.74 during the last trading session, hitting $1583.86.Currently Amazon.com, Inc. is uptrending after 76.78% change in last May 16, 2017. AMZN has 1.21M shares volume. AMZN outperformed the S&P500 by 65.23%.

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally.The company has $768.53 billion market cap. It operates through the North America, International, and Amazon Web Services divisions.The P/E ratio is 257.54. The firm sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors, as well as those offered by third-party sellers through retail Websites, such as amazon.com, amazon.ca, amazon.com.mx, amazon.com.au, amazon.com.br, amazon.cn, amazon.fr, amazon.de, amazon.in, amazon.it, amazon.co.jp, amazon.nl, amazon.es, and amazon.co.uk.

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 40 have positions in Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) as follows: 40 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 0 with “Hold”. The positive are 100%. Since November 20, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Amazon.com has 70 analyst reports. On Monday, November 20 the firm has “Buy” rating by Nomura given. On Friday, February 2 Susquehanna maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) with “Buy” rating. On Thursday, March 15 the firm has “Buy” rating given by Wells Fargo. In Friday, April 27 report Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating. The stock rating was maintained by M Partners with “Buy” on Wednesday, February 21. On Friday, April 27 the firm earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus. In Friday, April 27 report JMP Securities maintained it with “Market Outperform” rating and $1840 target. The stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Friday, April 20. On Thursday, December 7 the stock has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co. On Friday, January 5 Citigroup maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) with “Buy” rating.

For more Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news published briefly go to: Nasdaq.com, Nasdaq.com, 247Wallst.com, Nasdaq.com or Streetinsider.com. The titles are as follows: “Amazon Makes a Bet on Blockchain With Kaleido Deal” published on May 15, 2018, “MercadoLibre Executives Talk Accounting Regs, Merchant Loans, and Profits” on May 16, 2018, “How Amazon Is Saving Sears” with a publish date: May 09, 2018, “How to Invest Wisely in Blockchain and AI Stocks Right Now” and the last “Tiger Global’s 13F Shows New Stake in Twitter (TWTR), Mercado (MELI), Increases Stake in Amazon (AMZN) (more…)” with publication date: May 15, 2018.

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