Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) had a weak trading session and its shares were last down at $63.58, down -1.07% or -1.66 points. The trading data also revealed that the total net flow stood at $89.56 million as the shares had $419.61 million in upticks but lost $330.05 million in downticks. The up/down ratio was 1.27. This data is particularly important for the traders and speculators alike as it could also be used to gauge the strength of the momentum in the shares. During the past week, the shares have seen a change of -3.34% in the shares.The block trade data suggests an inflow of $155.42 million in upticks and an outflow of $73.84 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block stood at 2.1. The net money flow for this transaction was recorded at $81.58.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
Microsoft Corporation has dropped 0.16% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 2.32% in the last 4 weeks. Microsoft Corporation is up 6.82% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 2.32%. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Wednesday as its shares dropped 1.66% or 1.07 points. After the session commenced at $64.355, the stock reached the higher end at $64.62 while it hit a low of $63.47. With the volume soaring to 39,671,528 shares, the last trade was called at $63.58. The company has a 52-week high of $65.91. The company has a market cap of $491,316 million and there are 7,727,529,800 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $48.035.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 31, 2017, Frank H Brod (Chief Accounting Officer) sold 7,500 shares at 65.35 per share price.On Nov 14, 2016, Christopher C Capossela (EVP, Chief Marketing Officer) sold 18,583 shares at 58.56 per share price.On Oct 31, 2016, William H Iii Gates (director) sold 3,300,000 shares at 60.30 per share price.
Microsoft Corporation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 26, 2017. The company reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04. Analyst had a consensus of $0.79. The company had revenue of $26066.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $25286.75 million. The companys revenue was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.78 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets on Jan 27, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 71 from a previous price target of $69 .Microsoft Corporation was Upgraded by Citigroup on Jan 27, 2017 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $65.Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jan 27, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 68 from a previous price target of $66 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jan 27, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 71 from a previous price target of $65 .Company shares were Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity on Jan 27, 2017 to Hold, Raises Price Target to $ 67 from a previous price target of $65 .
Microsoft is a technology company. Their products include operating systems for computing devices, servers, phones, and other intelligent devices; server applications for distributed computing environments; cross-device productivity applications; business solution applications; desktop and server management tools; software development tools; video games; and online advertising. They also design and sell hardware including PCs, tablets, gaming and entertainment consoles, phones, other intelligent devices, and related accessories. They offer cloud-based solutions that provide customers with software, services, platforms, and content. They also provide consulting and product and solution support services, and they train and certify computer system integrators and developers.