Amazon.Com (AMZN) Holder American Research & Management Has Upped Position; Associated Banc (ASB) Holder Legacy Private Trust Increased Holding by $2.08 Million as Share Price Declined

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Legacy Private Trust increased its stake in Associated Banc Corp (ASB) by 25.63% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Legacy Private Trust bought 80,038 shares as the company’s stock declined 23.22% with the market. The institutional investor held 392,381 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $10.20 million, up from 312,343 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Legacy Private Trust who had been investing in Associated Banc Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.42B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $20.46. About 1.90M shares traded or 28.04% up from the average. Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) has declined 16.09% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.09% the S&P500. Some Historical ASB News: 19/04/2018 – Associated Banc-Corp 1Q Net Income Available to Common Equity of $67M; 20/04/2018 – ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP ASB.N : KBW RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $29 FROM $27; 16/04/2018 – Associated Bank announces $2.4 billion Community Commitment Plan; 24/04/2018 – ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP ASB.N – REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION IS IN ADDITION TO AUTHORITY REMAINING UNDER PREVIOUS PROGRAM; 01/05/2018 – Associated Banc-Corp To Acquire Anderson Insurance & Investment Agency, Inc; 23/04/2018 – DJ Associated Banc-Corp, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ASB); 01/05/2018 – ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP TO BUY ANDERSON INSURANCE & INVESTMENT; 24/04/2018 – Associated Announces Annual Meeting Results, Dividends and Share Repurchase Program; 03/05/2018 – Associated Bank recognized by Fannie Mae as STAR Performer for mortgage servicing excellence for sixth year; 18/05/2018 – Report: Developing Opportunities within AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Associated Banc-Corp, Reata Pharmaceuticals, Nathan’s Fam

American Research & Management increased its stake in Amazon.Com Inc (AMZN) by 31.73% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. American Research & Management bought 376 shares as the company’s stock declined 15.37% with the market. The institutional investor held 1,561 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $3.13M, up from 1,185 at the end of the previous reported quarter. American Research & Management who had been investing in Amazon.Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $811.41B market cap company. The stock increased 0.17% or $2.84 during the last trading session, reaching $1659.42. About 7,226 shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 41.49% since January 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.49% the S&P500. Some Historical AMZN News: 03/04/2018 – Amazon’s contract with the Post Office runs out in October and could be a short-term win for Trump; 29/05/2018 – AMAZON.COM – CO HAS GOAL TO INSTALL AT LEAST 50 ROOFTOP SOLAR SYSTEMS GLOBALLY BY 2020; 13/03/2018 – Tony Romm: for the moment, sources say the event is set for March 20. hearing attendees are reps from FB, Google, Amazon, Snap; 26/04/2018 – GM’S BARRA SEES MORE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH AMAZON; 25/05/2018 – Odds & Ends: Amazon’s AI Scare, Encrypted Phones, A ‘Lost’-Inspired Startup — Barron’s Blog; 03/04/2018 – GOLDMAN HIRES AMAZON’S ELKAN FOR ARTIFICIAL-INTELLIGENCE PUSH; 23/04/2018 – New York Post: Amazon’s home robot sounds like a Roomba with Alexa; 02/05/2018 – The Amazon effect could potentially leave all Americans neighborless; 31/05/2018 – Graham says Trump’s criticism is “partially political” and partially “well-placed” in terms of getting Amazon to pay “their fair share of taxes.”; 18/04/2018 – Jeff Bezos says Amazon has more than 100 million Prime members

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 1.34 in 2018Q2. It fall, 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. Cls Invs Lc has invested 0% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Wetherby Asset Mgmt Inc holds 7,507 shares. Chilton Investment Com Lc owns 0.04% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 643 shares. First Western Capital Com stated it has 1.53% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Mawer Inv Management Ltd has 0.33% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Cypress Capital stated it has 0.14% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno invested 7.71% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Lockheed Martin Invest Mngmt Commerce has invested 0.3% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Highland Capital Management LP reported 9,700 shares. Van Eck Assocs owns 37,585 shares for 0.37% of their portfolio. Rbf Limited Liability Co reported 0.43% stake. Mark Sheptoff Fincl Planning Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 0.18% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 133 shares. Shellback Capital Lp accumulated 20,000 shares or 3.59% of the stock. Morgens Waterfall Vintiadis Company Incorporated accumulated 3,030 shares or 3.97% of the stock. First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca holds 2.04% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 45,889 shares.

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 firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, September 10 by Citigroup. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, November 28 report. Axiom Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, July 29 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, October 27 by Raymond James. As per Friday, February 2, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Buy” rating and $1100.0 target in Thursday, October 26 report. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of AMZN in report on Wednesday, July 12 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, July 24 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Buy” rating and $110000 target in Monday, July 10 report. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Buy” on Monday, October 2.

More notable recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Amazon Fire TV: More Users Than Roku? – Motley Fool” on January 10, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Amazon targets rural India market – Seeking Alpha” published on December 31, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Notable Friday Option Activity: AMZN, BKNG, OSTK – Nasdaq” on December 14, 2018. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Amazon’s Rational Capitalization Based On EBITDA – Seeking Alpha” published on December 24, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) – Supply Chain And Logistics Degree Programs On The Upswing – Benzinga” with publication date: January 02, 2019.

Since August 15, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 22 sales for $92.11 million activity. Shares for $2.70M were sold by Jassy Andrew R on Thursday, November 15. The insider Zapolsky David sold 1,927 shares worth $3.66M. McGrath Judith A had sold 500 shares worth $952,500. $3.96 million worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) was sold by WILKE JEFFREY A on Wednesday, September 12. The insider BEZOS JEFFREY P sold 3,200 shares worth $5.31M. The insider Huttenlocher Daniel P sold 181 shares worth $285,960.

Among 16 analysts covering Associated Banc (NYSE:ASB), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Associated Banc had 52 analyst reports since October 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $30 target in Monday, April 23 report. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Tuesday, August 16 report. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of ASB in report on Tuesday, January 2 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, July 20 with “Hold”. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, July 21 report. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, August 11 report. Suntrust Robinson initiated it with “Hold” rating and $26 target in Wednesday, December 21 report. DA Davidson maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $26 target in Friday, April 20 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 28 by SunTrust. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $27.0 target in Monday, February 5 report.

Legacy Private Trust, which manages about $884.78M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Everest Re Group Ltd (NYSE:RE) by 2,450 shares to 2,905 shares, valued at $664,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Reinsurance Group Amer Inc (NYSE:RGA) by 4,962 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 8,850 shares, and cut its stake in First Tr Sml Cp Core Alpha F (FYX).

More notable recent Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) to acquire Bank Mutual (BKMU) for $482M – StreetInsider.com” on July 20, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Earnings Season’s Biggest Winners And Losers… So Far – Seeking Alpha” published on April 26, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Buy This Mispriced Preferred Stock Before Investors Realize It Now Pays A Qualified Dividend – Ares Management – Seeking Alpha” on December 11, 2018. More interesting news about Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Wall Street scales back expectations on bank earnings – Seeking Alpha” published on January 07, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Buy the dip in banks – Morgan Stanley – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: April 30, 2018.

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