Nadler Financial Group Inc. grew its position in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 8.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,458 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock after purchasing an additional 113 shares during the period. Amazon.com comprises about 0.7% of Nadler Financial Group Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 21st largest position. Nadler Financial Group Inc.’s holdings in Amazon.com were worth $2,478,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of AMZN. Greenbrier Partners Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 16.7% during the fourth quarter. Greenbrier Partners Capital Management LLC now owns 35,000 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $40,931,000 after buying an additional 5,000 shares during the period. JBF Capital Inc. increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 16.7% during the fourth quarter. JBF Capital Inc. now owns 14,000 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $16,373,000 after buying an additional 2,000 shares during the period. Carnick & Kubik Group LLC increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 12.4% during the fourth quarter. Carnick & Kubik Group LLC now owns 3,445 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $4,029,000 after buying an additional 379 shares during the period. Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 50.5% during the fourth quarter. Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. now owns 36,354 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $42,514,000 after buying an additional 12,196 shares during the period. Finally, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board increased its position in shares of Amazon.com by 4.1% during the fourth quarter. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board now owns 38,365 shares of the e-commerce giant’s stock valued at $44,867,000 after buying an additional 1,500 shares during the period. 57.41% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

AMZN has been the topic of several research analyst reports. MKM Partners boosted their price target on shares of Amazon.com to $1,840.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 29th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Amazon.com from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 31st. Oppenheimer reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Friday, June 1st. SunTrust Banks reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $2,000.00 price target (up previously from $1,900.00) on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Monday, June 4th. Finally, Morgan Stanley set a $1,700.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 9th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and fifty-one have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $1,976.73.

In other news, Director Thomas O. Ryder sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,783.81, for a total value of $8,919,050.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 10,752 shares in the company, valued at $19,179,525.12. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, CEO Andrew R. Jassy sold 1,726 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,900.00, for a total transaction of $3,279,400.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 88,801 shares in the company, valued at approximately $168,721,900. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 25,308 shares of company stock worth $47,905,498. Insiders own 16.30% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NASDAQ AMZN opened at $1,970.19 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $970.60 billion, a PE ratio of 180.58, a PEG ratio of 4.15 and a beta of 1.60. Amazon.com, Inc. has a 52-week low of $931.75 and a 52-week high of $2,050.50. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70, a quick ratio of 0.78 and a current ratio of 1.07.

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 26th. The e-commerce giant reported $5.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.49 by $2.58. The firm had revenue of $52.89 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $53.37 billion. Amazon.com had a net margin of 3.02% and a return on equity of 18.47%. The business’s revenue was up 39.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.40 earnings per share. research analysts anticipate that Amazon.com, Inc. will post 17.77 earnings per share for the current 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 vendors, as well as those offered by third-party sellers through physical stores and 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.

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