Inc. (AMZN) Looks Ready for Growth Despite -2.34% Change This Year Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is -2.34% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $1626.03 and a high of $3552.25 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The AMZN stock was last observed hovering at around $3249.90 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -69.16% off its average median price target of $4000.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 38.83% off the consensus price target high of $5200.00 offered by 50 analysts, but current levels are 7.0% higher than the price target low of $3420.00 for the same period.

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Currently trading at $3180.74, the stock is -3.49% and -1.56% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 3.48 million and changing -2.13% at the moment leaves the stock 4.01% off its SMA200. AMZN registered 51.76% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of -3.54%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $3,246.35 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $3,209.77.

The stock witnessed a -3.82% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 2.42%, and is -2.96% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 2.02% over the week and 2.21% over the month. Inc. (AMZN) has around 1298000 employees, a market worth around $1640.31B and $386.06B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 76.18 and Fwd P/E is 48.00. Profit margin for the company is 5.50%. Distance from 52-week low is 95.61% and -10.46% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (13.90%). Inc. (AMZN) Analyst Forecasts

Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Inc. (AMZN) is a “Buy”. 50 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 1.70, where 2 rate it as a Hold and 5 think it is a “Overweight”. 43 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform. Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 04/29/2021 and quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $9.4 with sales reaching $104.47B over the same period.The EPS is expected to grow by 81.90% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 22.80% year-over-year. Quarterly sales are estimated to grow 38.50% in year-over-year returns. Inc. (AMZN) Top Institutional Holders

4,408 institutions hold shares in Inc. (AMZN), with 73.3M shares held by insiders accounting for 14.56% while institutional investors hold 68.66% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 500.00M, and float is at 432.19M with Short Float at 0.77%. Institutions hold 58.66% of the Float.

The top institutional shareholder in the company is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 32.78 million shares valued at $103.23 billion. The investor’s holdings represent 6.51% of the AMZN Shares outstanding. As of Dec 30, 2020, the second largest holder is Blackrock Inc. with 27.52 million shares valued at $89.65 billion to account for 5.47% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are State Street Corporation which holds 16.34 million shares representing 3.25% and valued at over $51.47 billion, while Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc holds 3.12% of the shares totaling 15.7 million with a market value of $49.44 billion. Inc. (AMZN) Insider Activity

A total of 359 insider transactions have happened at Inc. (AMZN) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 300 and purchases happening 59 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Reynolds Shelley, the company’s Vice President. SEC filings show that Reynolds Shelley sold 293 shares of the company’s common stock on Feb 16 at a price of $3257.88 per share for a total of $0.95 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 5989.0 shares. Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Feb 16 that Olsavsky Brian T (Senior Vice President and CFO) sold a total of 1,177 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Feb 16 and was made at $3257.88 per share for $3.83 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 1700.0 shares of the AMZN stock.

Still, SEC filings show that on Feb 16, Zapolsky David (Senior Vice President) disposed off 1,238 shares at an average price of $3257.88 for $4.03 million. The insider now directly holds 3,744 shares of Inc. (AMZN).

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The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Inc. (OSTK) that is trading 924.51% up over the past 12 months. Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) is 11.63% up on the 1-year trading charts. Short interest in the company’s stock has risen 0.9% from the last report on Dec 30, 2020 to stand at a total of 3.29 million short shares sold with a short interest ratio of 0.88.

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