As Amazon Com (AMZN) Shares Declined, Holder Valiant Capital Management LP Has Cut Position; Piedmont Investment Advisors Has Cut Its Position in Ebay Com (EBAY) by $532,356

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Valiant Capital Management Lp decreased its stake in Amazon Com Inc (AMZN) by 12.29% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Valiant Capital Management Lp sold 5,600 shares as the company’s stock declined 15.37% with the market. The hedge fund held 39,950 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $80.02 million, down from 45,550 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Valiant Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $805.17B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.58% or $9.55 during the last trading session, reaching $1646.67. About 2.66 million shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 41.49% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.49% the S&P500. Some Historical AMZN News: 06/04/2018 – Mnuchin Says Trump Isn’t Targeting Amazon Over Bezos’s Newspaper; 16/04/2018 – AMAZON BUSINESS IS SAID TO SHELVE PLAN TO SELL DRUGS: CNBC; 17/04/2018 – Jeffrey Dastin: Exclusive: @Amazon in talks with airline Azul for shipping in #Brazil; 30/04/2018 – Globalnews.ca: #BREAKING: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Monday that Amazon is expanding its Vancouver tech hub with a; 30/03/2018 – Hollywood Rpter: ‘A League of Their Own’ TV Series in the Works at Amazon; 10/05/2018 – Progressive Grcr: Amazon Introduces Prime-Exclusive Pet Care Private Label; 03/04/2018 – TRUMP SAYS AMAZON IS GOING TO NEED TO PAY A LOT MORE FOR SHIPPING; 10/04/2018 – GOP Senator moves to close cheap shipping loophole that helped Chinese businesses on Amazon; 27/04/2018 – Amazon More Than Doubles Credit Line as It Expands Globally; 15/05/2018 – Inside Amazon’s Big Showdown With Seattle

Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Ebay Inc Com (EBAY) by 39.9% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc sold 16,132 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 24,295 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $802,000, down from 40,427 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Ebay Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $29.12 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.06% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $30.25. About 6.33 million shares traded. eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has declined 21.36% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.36% the S&P500. Some Historical EBAY News: 13/04/2018 – Recode: Walmart is in advanced talks to acquire Amazon’s India rival Flipkart – but it may have to strike a deal with eBay; 09/05/2018 – EBAY TO SELL HOLDINGS IN FLIPKART; 11/04/2018 – Ebay: It’s Not A Garage Sale, But Is It A Bargain? — Barrons.com; 19/03/2018 – EBAY ISSUES AUGMENTED REALITY SOLUTION FOR CHOOSING USPS BOXES; 17/04/2018 – Business Std.in: Walmart, eBay fresh round of talks likely for $12 bn deal with Flipkart; 19/04/2018 – eBay CEO Devin Wenig Elected to GM Board of Directors; 25/04/2018 – eBay 1Q Adj EPS 53c; 17/05/2018 – EBay Launches Interests — a New Feature That Tailors Shopping Experience Based on a Person’s Passions, Hobbies, and Style; 02/04/2018 – eBay Inc: eBay Releases its 2017 Diversity and Inclusion Report; 14/05/2018 – Old Mutual Adds eBay, Exits CVS, Cuts Nvidia: 13F

Since July 23, 2018, it had 1 insider purchase, and 6 sales for $3.41 million activity. $501,766 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) shares were bought by SWAN ROBERT HOLMES. 36,000 shares were sold by OMIDYAR PIERRE M, worth $1.04M. The insider Jones Wendy Elizabeth sold $354,179. Lee Jae Hyun sold $919,176 worth of stock. On Tuesday, November 20 the insider Doerger Brian J. sold $99,473.

More notable recent eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “eBay Stock Is Cheap But Be Careful — Competition Could Keep It That Way – Investorplace.com” on January 03, 2019, also Thestreet.com with their article: “What Is Nasdaq and How Is It Different From the Dow? – TheStreet.com” published on January 10, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “eBay Focusing On Payments – Seeking Alpha” on November 01, 2018. More interesting news about eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “15 Winning Stocks to Buy in 2019 (That Were Losers in 2018) – Investorplace.com” published on December 14, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “3 International Stocks You’ll See in the U.S. Soon – Nasdaq” with publication date: January 07, 2019.

Analysts await eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $0.56 earnings per share, up 14.29% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.49 per share. EBAY’s profit will be $539.10 million for 13.50 P/E if the $0.56 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual earnings per share reported by eBay Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 30.23% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.12, from 0.93 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 51 investors sold EBAY shares while 255 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 230 raised stakes. 772.11 million shares or 4.76% less from 810.72 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. The Texas-based Motco has invested 0.01% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Massachusetts-based Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.1% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Nuwave Invest Ltd, a New Jersey-based fund reported 392 shares. Hl Lc holds 0.01% or 10,366 shares in its portfolio. Csat Advisory Lp owns 192 shares. Retirement Of Alabama reported 0.07% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Amica Mutual Ins Commerce has invested 0.11% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Investec Asset Mngmt Ltd owns 13,188 shares. Centurylink Invest Management Co stated it has 28,673 shares. Suntrust Banks Incorporated holds 23,195 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Pinnacle Fincl reported 0% stake. Hartford Mngmt holds 0.11% or 115,984 shares. Glenview Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Com accumulated 11.58M shares or 2.43% of the stock. Eagle Asset Mngmt holds 0% or 9,076 shares. 28,901 were reported by Argent Tru Com.

Among 46 analysts covering eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), 24 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. eBay Inc had 199 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, March 2, the company rating was initiated by BMO Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) rating on Thursday, April 26. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $4600 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, October 31. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 18 by BMO Capital Markets. Aegis Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 27 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) rating on Thursday, August 17. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $36.0 target. The company was maintained on Monday, August 21 by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Friday, July 21 by Bank of America. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Canaccord Genuity. On Thursday, July 21 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Hold”.

Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc, which manages about $2.73B and $2.38B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Servicenow Inc Com (NYSE:NOW) by 8,091 shares to 15,006 shares, valued at $2.94M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Northrop Grumman Corp (NYSE:NOC) by 6,356 shares in the quarter, for a total of 13,465 shares, and has risen its stake in Parsley Energy Inc Cl A (NYSE:PE).

Among 56 analysts covering Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), 53 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 95% are positive. Amazon.com had 330 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 13 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was initiated by Pacific Crest with “Overweight” on Tuesday, December 8. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $1050 target in Monday, October 17 report. Jefferies maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, July 27. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $2185 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, February 27. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, June 15 with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy” on Friday, April 27. Piper Jaffray maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Friday, April 27 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Friday, April 29. The firm has “Buy” rating by Aegis Capital given on Friday, February 2.

More notable recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Ring launching new security lights? – Seeking Alpha” on January 02, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “GOOGL, FB, AMZN’s Aggressiveness to Disrupt Banking Sector – Nasdaq” published on December 20, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Amazon: New Trends Are Not Priced In – Seeking Alpha” on December 14, 2018. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) – TD Ameritrade IMX Continued Its Dip In December, Falling To A More Than Two-Year Low – Benzinga” published on January 08, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Amazon comes for MongoDB; MDB -15% – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 10, 2019.

Analysts await Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $5.48 earnings per share, up 153.70% or $3.32 from last year’s $2.16 per share. AMZN’s profit will be $2.68B for 75.12 P/E if the $5.48 EPS becomes a reality. After $5.75 actual earnings per share reported by Amazon.com, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.70% negative EPS growth.

Since August 15, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 22 selling transactions for $92.11 million activity. Another trade for 500 shares valued at $952,500 was made by McGrath Judith A on Wednesday, August 15. Shares for $687,447 were sold by Reynolds Shelley. BEZOS JEFFREY P sold 16,964 shares worth $27.69M. Huttenlocher Daniel P sold 181 shares worth $285,960. WILKE JEFFREY A had sold 1,230 shares worth $2.32M on Tuesday, August 21. Zapolsky David also sold $3.66M worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 1.34 in 2018Q2. It turned negative, as 55 investors sold AMZN shares while 636 reduced holdings. 157 funds opened positions while 655 raised stakes. 260.67 million shares or 2.89% less from 268.42 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Smart Portfolios Limited stated it has 0.02% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). First Western Capital Mngmt accumulated 1.53% or 170 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Mgmt (Usa) Corp has invested 1.09% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). First Fincl In holds 0.52% or 394 shares in its portfolio. Chesley Taft And Assoc Ltd Liability reported 1.54% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Seatown Holding Pte Ltd stated it has 57,971 shares or 17.5% of all its holdings. Shelton Mgmt, California-based fund reported 26,981 shares. Park National Corp Oh has 1,042 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Legg Mason Asset (Japan) Co Ltd holds 500 shares. Bradley Foster Sargent Ct reported 24,294 shares. The Florida-based Finemark Bancorp Trust has invested 0.84% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt has 17,066 shares for 0.76% of their portfolio. Connecticut-based Massmutual Fsb Adv has invested 0% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Meridian Mgmt reported 0.96% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Concorde Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp invested 0.84% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN).

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