Centre Asset Management Has Decreased Amazon.Com (AMZN) Holding; Estee Lauder Companies Has 1.03 Sentiment

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. manufactures and markets skin care, makeup, fragrance, and hair care products worldwide. The company has market cap of $51.25 billion. The firm offers a range of skin care products, such as moisturizers, serums, cleansers, toners, body care, exfoliators, acne and oil correctors, facial masks, cleansing devices, and sun care products; and makeup products for face, eyes, lips, and nails, as well as related items, including compacts, brushes, and other makeup tools. It has a 48.55 P/E ratio. It also provides fragrance products in various forms comprising eau de parfum sprays and colognes, lotions, powders, creams, bath/shower products, candles, and soaps; and hair care products consisting of shampoos, conditioners, styling products, treatment, finishing sprays, and hair color products, as well as sells ancillary services and products.

Centre Asset Management Llc decreased Amazon.Com Inc (AMZN) stake by 32.02% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Centre Asset Management Llc sold 6,200 shares as Amazon.Com Inc (AMZN)’s stock rose 13.58%. The Centre Asset Management Llc holds 13,160 shares with $12.65 million value, down from 19,360 last quarter. Amazon.Com Inc now has $710.84B valuation. The stock increased 1.36% or $19.66 during the last trading session, reaching $1468.35. About 6.50M shares traded or 33.64% up from the average. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Regents Of The University Of California holds 7.5% of its portfolio in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. for 33,400 shares. Underhill Investment Management Llc owns 109,050 shares or 6.37% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Royal Bank Of Scotland Group Plc has 4.84% invested in the company for 180,955 shares. The Michigan-based Long Road Investment Counsel Llc has invested 4.82% in the stock. Mu Investments Co. Ltd., a Japan-based fund reported 58,000 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 17 sales for $38.93 million activity.

Ratings analysis reveals 43% of Estee Lauder’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating Estee Lauder, 3 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $84.0 while the high is $99.0. The stock’s average target of $92 is -33.98% below today’s ($139.35) share price. EL was included in 7 notes of analysts from August 22, 2016. The company was downgraded on Friday, October 14 by Piper Jaffray. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, August 22 by Jefferies. As per Wednesday, January 11, the company rating was downgraded by UBS. On Friday, February 3 the stock rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Neutral”. On Thursday, January 26 the stock rating was upgraded by Oppenheimer to “Outperform”. The company was initiated on Friday, September 9 by Berenberg. The company was maintained on Monday, October 24 by Stifel Nicolaus.

The stock decreased 1.20% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $139.35. About 1.40M shares traded. The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (EL) has risen 1.49% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.21% the S&P500.

Analysts await The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $1.05 EPS, up 15.38% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.91 per share. EL’s profit will be $386.17M for 33.18 P/E if the $1.05 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.52 actual EPS reported by The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -30.92% negative EPS growth.

Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $3.25 million activity. $2.67 million worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) was sold by WILKE JEFFREY A.

Analysts await Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $1.19 EPS, down 19.59% or $0.29 from last year’s $1.48 per share. AMZN’s profit will be $576.09 million for 308.48 P/E if the $1.19 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.16 actual EPS reported by Amazon.com, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -44.91% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.26 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.36 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 73 investors sold AMZN shares while 549 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 657 raised stakes. 279.77 million shares or 1.91% less from 285.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Partner Fund Mgmt Lp stated it has 1.78% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Macnealy Hoover Mgmt accumulated 337 shares. Private Asset Management Inc stated it has 4,395 shares. Bamco reported 82,451 shares. Illinois-based Hightower Advisors Ltd Liability has invested 0.5% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Jacobs Levy Equity Mngmt, New Jersey-based fund reported 73,182 shares. Amg Trust Bancorporation holds 0.3% or 4,487 shares in its portfolio. Wealthtrust reported 237 shares. Apriem invested 0.96% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Alliancebernstein LP reported 0.52% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Kentucky Retirement stated it has 24,359 shares or 1.77% of all its holdings. Van Hulzen Asset Management Ltd Com has invested 0.55% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Wcm Investment Management Ca reported 63,923 shares stake. Shufro Rose & Company Ltd Liability Corp has 375 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Crestwood Advisors Group Inc Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 0.4% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 4,795 shares.

Among 53 analysts covering Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), 50 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 94% are positive. Amazon.com has $1850.0 highest and $105 lowest target. $1348.51’s average target is -8.16% below currents $1468.35 stock price. Amazon.com had 273 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Nomura given on Tuesday, May 3. On Friday, January 29 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform”. JMP Securities upgraded the shares of AMZN in report on Wednesday, July 22 to “Outperform” rating. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by Mizuho with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 12 by Piper Jaffray. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, February 2 by Jefferies. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 23 by Loop Capital. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, February 3 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Suntrust Robinson with “Neutral” on Friday, July 29. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, July 24 by Piper Jaffray.