Gruss & Co Lowered Its Amazon Com (AMZN) Stake by $5.51 Million; Mastercard (MA) Shareholder Rdl Financial Has Decreased Its Holding

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Gruss & Co Inc decreased its stake in Amazon Com Inc (AMZN) by 24.34% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Gruss & Co Inc sold 2,750 shares as the company’s stock declined 15.37% with the market. The institutional investor held 8,550 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $17.13M, down from 11,300 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Gruss & Co Inc who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $805.57 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.12% or $1.99 during the last trading session, reaching $1640. About 13,812 shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 41.49% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.49% the S&P500. Some Historical AMZN News: 17/04/2018 – Colm Feore Performs Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Autobiography, Common Ground, for Audible; 04/04/2018 – Amazon: Shutterfly Moving Infrastructure to AWS; 15/05/2018 – Amazon Alexa SVP Taylor on the Future of Digital Assistants (Video); 28/03/2018 – White House not looking to go after Amazon right now: Sec. Sanders; 10/04/2018 – ProactivInvst US: Amazon willing to shell out US$2bln breakup fee to get in on the Walmart-Flipkart deal; 23/04/2018 – The Amazon founder and CEO left his job at a New York-based hedge fund in 1994 and set out to sell books online; 27/04/2018 – Recode Daily: Amazon’s got a new Prime number – annual membership goes up to $119, from $99; 29/03/2018 – Fact Check: The Facts Behind Trump’s Tweet on Amazon, Taxes and the Postal Service; 04/04/2018 – Mike Dorning: SCOOP: Oracle’ CEO Safra Catz Raises Amazon Contract Fight With Trump; 29/03/2018 – Trump ‘has no actions’ against Amazon – White House

Rdl Financial Inc decreased its stake in Mastercard Incorporated (MA) by 43.69% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rdl Financial Inc sold 9,589 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.43% with the market. The institutional investor held 12,360 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.75M, down from 21,949 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rdl Financial Inc who had been investing in Mastercard Incorporated for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $226.46 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.74% or $1.63 during the last trading session, reaching $220.54. About 3.00M shares traded. Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) has risen 32.53% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.53% the S&P500. Some Historical MA News: 24/05/2018 – Retailers Say Visa, Mastercard Pressing the Wrong Button; 27/04/2018 – MASTERCARD NOMINATES 14 CANDIDATES FOR ELECTION TO BOARD; 18/04/2018 – Mastercard to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences; 02/05/2018 – CHINESE BANKS ARE ISSUING MASTERCARD CARDS AGAIN: HUND-MEJEAN; 08/05/2018 – Portuguese-Angolan Fashion Designer and Creator of the Mastercard Fashion Lounge Collection, Rose Palhares, Is Back at the 71st Edition of the Cannes Film Festival; 15/03/2018 – MasterCard and IBM to set up European `data trust’; 05/04/2018 – MASTERCARD NAMES GILBERTO CALDART PRESIDENT, INTL; 02/05/2018 – Mastercard: New Revenue Recognition Rules and Acquisitions Contributed 4 Percentage Points to Rev Growth; 04/04/2018 – Barclays Launches Premier Global Travel Card That Rewards Cardmember Loyalty: Barclays Arrival® Premier World Elite Mastercard®; 02/05/2018 – Mastercard’s Revenue Boosted by Increased Consumer Spending–Update

Since August 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 16 insider sales for $75.62 million activity. Blackburn Jeffrey M sold $3.22 million worth of stock. 1,726 Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares with value of $2.70M were sold by Jassy Andrew R. Shares for $3.66M were sold by Zapolsky David. The insider Olsavsky Brian T sold $3.21M. 500 shares were sold by McGrath Judith A, worth $952,500. $5.31M worth of stock was sold by BEZOS JEFFREY P on Monday, October 29.

More notable recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Amazon responds to Rekognition bias report – Seeking Alpha” on January 25, 2019, also Livetradingnews.com with their article: “Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock continues to astound – Live Trading News” published on February 06, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Consumer Sector Update for 02/01/2019: YUMC,DECK,AMZN – Nasdaq” on February 01, 2019. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Amazon: Momentum Is A 2-Way Street – Seeking Alpha” published on January 23, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Why Amazon Is Undervalued – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 08, 2019.

Among 57 analysts covering Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), 54 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 95% are positive. Amazon.com had 334 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Outperform”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, May 31 by Jefferies. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, April 1 by Citigroup. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $1400 target in Friday, January 26 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, November 1 by Axiom Capital. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Friday, October 26. The rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy” on Friday, October 23. On Tuesday, November 27 the stock rating was maintained by Loop Capital Markets with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, September 11. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $705 target. JMP Securities maintained the stock with “Market Outperform” rating in Friday, February 2 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in Q3 2018. 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. Putnam Limited Com invested in 2.52% or 584,281 shares. 94 were reported by Mcf Advsr Limited Liability. Farr Miller And Washington Ltd Co Dc holds 0.17% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 996 shares. Pdt Partners Ltd Com reported 1.43% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Nbt National Bank & Trust N A Ny holds 554 shares. Majedie Asset Mgmt Ltd holds 0.58% or 3,861 shares in its portfolio. Family Management Corp holds 4.46% or 3,811 shares in its portfolio. Parametric Port Associates Lc accumulated 1.05 million shares or 1.84% of the stock. Clark Gp invested in 0.05% or 933 shares. Loeb Prtnrs reported 1,000 shares or 0.74% of all its holdings. First Republic Invest Management Inc holds 1.29% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 132,222 shares. North Star Invest Mngmt Corporation reported 11,622 shares. Jabre Cap Partners invested in 1.26% or 1,900 shares. Coatue Llc holds 5.72% or 272,550 shares in its portfolio. Renaissance Invest Grp Lc holds 0.13% or 164 shares.

Since November 2, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 2 insider sales for $4.52 million activity. McLaughlin Edward Grunde had sold 20,269 shares worth $4.04M on Tuesday, January 22. On Monday, December 17 the insider Haythornthwaite Richard sold $959,993.

More important recent Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Is Mastercard Poised To Slow Down? – Seeking Alpha” on February 07, 2019, also Benzinga.com published article titled: “Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) – MasterCard Q4 Earnings Preview – Benzinga”, Seekingalpha.com published: “Mastercard Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” on January 30, 2019. More interesting news about Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Capital One: Long-Term Gains Ahead – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 14, 2019.

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