Stock Watch: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE:WMT), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE:WMT) June weekly call option implied volatility is at 14, June, July and September is at 10; compared to its 26-week average of 13 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into a investment community update on June 6.

Analysts have a consensus price target of $81.47 on Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE:WMT) which indicates a 6% upside. The consensus rating of the stock is a HOLD with a score of 2.32. There are currently 11 Hold Ratings, 3 sell ratings and 11 Buy ratings on the stock. The most recent analyst action consisted of Standpoint initiating coverage with a strong sell rating.

HIT Entertainment, a division of Fisher-Price, announced that Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) will be the exclusive U.S. home to the preschool franchise Fireman Sam, bringing TV episodes, eBooks, as well as physical products from apparel to toys to lunch boxes to Amazon.com. In addition to merchandise, the Fireman Sam TV episodes will be available to stream or download in Amazon Instant Video, Prime Instant Video, and FreeTime Unlimited. Amazon’s Fireman Sam content hub debuts on June 3rd, and HIT and Amazon will introduce Fireman Sam consumer products in the U.S this year. Fischer-Price is owned by Mattel (MAT).

Analysts have a consensus price target of $415 on Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) which indicates a 35% upside. The consensus rating of the stock is a BUY with a score of 2.78. There are currently 4 Hold Ratings, 25 Buy ratings, 1 Strong Buy ration and 2 Sell ratings on the stock. The most recent analyst action consisted of Deutsche Bank reiterating their Buy rating on the stock.

Cantor believes that the reported decline in eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) organic search traffic – caused by changes in Google’s (GOOG) search metrics – will be addressed quickly. The firm views the situation as a cause for concern for eBay, but says that eBay only receives a small portion of its overall traffic from Google. The firm keeps a $63 price target and Buy rating on eBay.

Analysts have a consensus price target of $61.48 on eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) which indicates a 21.19% upside. The consensus rating of the stock is a BUY with a score of 2.59. There are currently 14 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy ratings, and 2 Strong Buy ratings on the stock. The most recent analyst action consisted of Erste Group downgrading the stock from BUY to HOLD.

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