Reports of Shots Fired Near Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Fulfillment Center in San Berardino

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As the world watches what’s going on in San Bernardino, California, there are now reports that their may have been shots fired at the Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) fulfillment center also located in San Bernardino, close to where authorities are searching for the suspects of this mass shooting. The fulfillment center is located at 1910 Central Avenue.

One reddit user has also just posted the following:

“Hey man, I am in the amazon building at 1910 E central and our employees in the parking lot heard the gunshots and ran inside. We are just on the other side of the wash of the SUV and it aligned with the times of that, but no shots at amazon itself”

We will continue to cover this breaking story to determine whether or not there actually was gun fire at or very close to the Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) fulfillment center.The stock decreased 0.45% or $3.05 during the last trading session, hitting $676.01. Approximately 4.27 million shares traded hands. AMZN shares have risen 58.15% since April 29, 2015 and are currently uptrending. It has outperformed the S&P500 by 58.35%.

From a total of 23 analysts covering Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock, 20 rate it a “Buy”, 0 a “Sell”, and 3 a “Hold”. This means that 87% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is $850 while the lowest target price is $525. The mean of all analyst targets is $714.66 which is 5.72% above today’s ($676.01) stock price. Amazon.com was the topic of 55 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Barclays Capital maintained shares on December 1 with a “Overweight” rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained shares with a”Hold” rating and a $600 target share price in their report from an October 23. Axiom Capital maintained AMZN stock in a recent report from October 27 with a “Buy” rating. Robert W. Baird maintained the rating on October 23. Robert W. Baird has a “Buy” rating and a $710 price target on shares. Finally, Benchmark maintained the stock with a “Buy” rating in a report they issued on an October 23.

The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.12 in Q2 2015. It’s down 0.02, from 1.14 in 2015Q1. The ratio worsened, as 70 funds sold all their Amazon.com, Inc. shares they owned while 402 reduced their positions. 141 funds bought stakes while 389 increased their total positions. Institutions now own 309.99 million shares which is 31.56% less than the previous share count of 452.95 million in 2015Q1.

Huntington Steele Llc holds 20.91% of its total portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc., equating to 113,843 shares. Tybourne Capital Management Hk Ltd owns 501,398 shares representing 18.49% of their total US portfolio. Moreover, Telemark Asset Management Llc has 11.46% of their total portfolio invested in the company, equating to 100,000 shares. The New York-based Signpost Capital Advisors Lp has a total of 10.95% of their portfolio invested in the stock. Brighton Jones Llc, a Washington-based fund reported 105,075 shares owned.

Since May 4, 2015, the stock had 0 insider purchases, and 12 sales for a total of $27.25 million in net activity. Stonesifer Patricia Q sold 6,250 shares worth $3.16M. Wilke Jeffrey A sold 5,908 shares worth $3.16M. Reynolds Shelley sold 720 shares worth $381,752. Olsavsky Brian T sold 2,098 shares worth $1.11M. The insider Zapolsky David sold 2,322 shares worth $1.23M.

Amazon.com, Inc. is an e-commerce company. The company has a market cap of $318.32 billion. The Firm sells a range of services and products through its Websites. It has 980.63 P/E ratio. The Company’s products are offered through consumer-facing Websites, which include merchandise and content that it purchases for resale from vendors and those offered by third-party sellers.

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