Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $774.23 and last traded at $773.50, with a volume of 1,332,813 shares. The stock had previously closed at $769.00.

Several research analysts have issued reports on AMZN shares. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $800.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Sunday, May 1st. Cowen and Company reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $830.00 price target (up previously from $750.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Sunday, May 1st. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a $800.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Sunday, May 1st. Vetr lowered Amazon.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $654.56 price target on the stock. in a report on Monday, May 2nd. Finally, Nomura reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $775.00 price target (up previously from $750.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Monday, May 2nd. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, forty-four have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $852.39.

The company has a market capitalization of $366.96 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 192.50. The company’s 50-day moving average is $755.13 and its 200-day moving average is $667.33.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 28th. The e-commerce giant reported $1.78 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.67. The company had revenue of $30.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.54 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 31.1% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts forecast that Amazon.com Inc. will post $5.76 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, Director Patricia Q. Stonesifer sold 6,250 shares of Amazon.com stock in a transaction on Monday, June 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $726.27, for a total transaction of $4,539,187.50. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 13,867 shares in the company, valued at $10,071,186.09. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos sold 1,000,000 shares of Amazon.com stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $756.74, for a total transaction of $756,740,000.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 81,871,067 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $61,955,111,241.58. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Several hedge funds and institutional investors have modified their holdings of the company. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Amazon.com by 4.6% in the fourth quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,045,154 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $706,410,000 after buying an additional 45,740 shares during the period. Calvert Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Amazon.com by 39.1% in the fourth quarter. Calvert Investment Management Inc. now owns 22,876 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $15,462,000 after buying an additional 6,427 shares during the period. Private Capital Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Amazon.com during the fourth quarter valued at about $1,294,000. Montag A & Associates Inc. boosted its position in shares of Amazon.com by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. Montag A & Associates Inc. now owns 4,651 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $3,144,000 after buying an additional 83 shares during the period. Finally, Alta Park Capital LP acquired a new position in shares of Amazon.com during the fourth quarter valued at about $2,230,000.

Amazon.com, Inc offers a range of products and services through its Websites. The Company’s products include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers. The Company has three segments: North America, International and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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