Understanding AMZN's Price Drop Today

Amazon.com stock is trading -24.43% below its average target price of $160.61 after dropping -5.6% during today's afternoon session. Analysts are giving the large-cap Specialty Retail company an average rating of buy and target prices ranging from $120.72 to $216.91 per share.

Amazon.com's short interest — meaning the percentage of the share float that is being shorted — is lower than average at 1.0%. The stock's short ratio is 1.45. The company's insiders own 9.72% of its outstanding shares, which indicates a strong alignment between management and shareholder interests.

Another number to watch is the company's rate of institutional share ownership, which now stands at 60.5%. In conclusion, we believe there is positive market sentiment regarding Amazon.com.

Institutions Invested in Amazon.com

Date Reported Holder Percentage Shares Value
2023-06-30 Vanguard Group Inc 7% 725,913,766 $88,104,155,773
2023-06-30 Blackrock Inc. 6% 610,884,370 $74,143,037,664
2023-06-30 State Street Corporation 3% 335,869,897 $40,764,530,321
2023-06-30 FMR, LLC 3% 280,451,570 $34,038,407,821
2023-06-30 Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc 2% 216,527,383 $26,279,929,069
2023-06-30 Geode Capital Management, LLC 2% 170,151,722 $20,651,314,966
2023-06-30 Morgan Stanley 1% 149,603,480 $18,157,374,778
2023-06-30 JP Morgan Chase & Company 1% 134,806,503 $16,361,465,639
2022-12-31 Norges Bank Investment Management 1% 98,376,088 $11,939,906,070
2023-06-30 Capital Research Global Investors 1% 98,110,530 $11,907,675,295
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