Schwarz Dygos Wheeler Investment Advisors LLC Acquires 6 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Schwarz Dygos Wheeler Investment Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 0.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 694 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after buying an additional 6 shares during the quarter. Schwarz Dygos Wheeler Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Amazon.com were worth $1,282,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in AMZN. Macroview Investment Management LLC grew its stake in shares of Amazon.com by 166.7% during the third quarter. Macroview Investment Management LLC now owns 16 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $28,000 after acquiring an additional 10 shares in the last quarter. Phocas Financial Corp. acquired a new position in Amazon.com in the second quarter worth about $4,545,000. Financial Advantage Inc. grew its stake in Amazon.com by 26.7% in the third quarter. Financial Advantage Inc. now owns 38 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock worth $65,000 after purchasing an additional 8 shares in the last quarter. Cedar Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in Amazon.com by 200.0% in the third quarter. Cedar Wealth Management LLC now owns 51 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $89,000 after acquiring an additional 34 shares during the period. Finally, Bourgeon Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Amazon.com in the third quarter valued at approximately $94,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 55.98% of the company’s stock.

In other news, CEO Jeffrey A. Wilke sold 3,475 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,745.57, for a total transaction of $6,065,855.75. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 10,000 shares in the company, valued at $17,455,700. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, CEO Jeffrey A. Wilke sold 200 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,865.34, for a total transaction of $373,068.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 10,000 shares in the company, valued at $18,653,400. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 10,196 shares of company stock worth $17,869,618 over the last ninety days. Insiders own 16.10% of the company’s stock.

AMZN has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. BidaskClub raised Amazon.com from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, December 20th. Morgan Stanley reissued an “overweight” rating and set a $2,200.00 target price (up previously from $2,100.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Thursday. Credit Suisse Group restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $2,100.00 price target (down previously from $2,400.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Friday, October 25th. Citigroup restated a “buy” rating and issued a $2,200.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Tuesday, December 3rd. Finally, Bank of America lifted their price target on shares of Amazon.com from to and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and forty-four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $2,174.02.

NASDAQ AMZN traded up $6.57 on Thursday, reaching $1,868.59. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 958,096 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,221,894. The firm has a market cap of $923.19 billion, a PE ratio of 92.78, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.60 and a beta of 1.50. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $1,818.23 and a 200 day moving average price of $1,817.94. Amazon.com, Inc. has a 52 week low of $1,566.76 and a 52 week high of $2,035.80. The company has a current ratio of 1.10, a quick ratio of 0.84 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 24th. The e-commerce giant reported $4.23 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $4.46 by ($0.23). The firm had revenue of $69.98 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $68.72 billion. Amazon.com had a return on equity of 22.52% and a net margin of 4.27%. Amazon.com’s quarterly revenue was up 23.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $5.75 earnings per share. Analysts anticipate that Amazon.com, Inc. will post 20.51 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Amazon.com Profile

Amazon.com, Inc engages in the retail sale of consumer products and subscriptions in North America and internationally. The company operates through three segments: North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) segments. It sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from third-party sellers through physical stores and online stores.

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

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