Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) are up by 6.63 points to $672.88 in mid-day trading on Friday noon, after the Seattle Washington-based company announced the purchase of thousands of its own Amazon-branded trailer trucks to transport products between its various fulfilment and sortation centers.
Shares of beauty products retailer ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA) have risen nearly 21 points in mid-day trading Friday, after reporting strong Q3 results and guidance late Thursday.
Currently, more than 3.5 million ULTA shares have changed hands, which dwarfs the average 3-month daily volume of 822K.
Shares in the $11.73 billion market cap company are up 30.89% year-over-year and off about 12.02% from their August 18, 2015/$185.49 52-week high.
Shares of Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) continue to surge on Friday, up $15, or 1.99%, at $767.55.
The search giant has a current market cap of $527.84 billion.
Shares of Chinese Internet portal NetEase, Inc. (NTES) are higher by 8 points in late trading on Friday. The stock of the $23.40 billion market cap company appears set for its 10th straight weekly advance. After rising to a $179.58 intraday high NTES shares recently traded at $177.89, putting them on track to extend their 2015 gain of 79.50%.
Ticker has a 52-week range of $94.17 to $179.58. NTES is up 67.21% year-over-year, compared with a 1.24% loss in the S&P 500.