Microsoft Corporation has a one year low of $61.95 and a one year high of $86.20. The stock's price is $85.58 and their relative strength index (RSI) stands at 63.09. Morgan Stanley set a $80.00 price target on Microsoft Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, July 17. Citigroup maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, July 21 with "Sell" rating. As per Tuesday, September 6, the company rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 13. The rating was upgraded by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, October 5 to "Buy". As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co.
A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Friday, May 6 to "Neutral".
Quantitative Systematic Strategies Llc increased Prudential Financial Inc (PRU) stake by 475.93% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) has risen 49.90% since December 13, 2016 and is uptrending. The 3G Capital Partners Lp holds 1.37 million shares with $94.55M value, down from 1.66M last quarter. About 700 shares traded. Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has risen 0.32% since December 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.74% the S&P500.
Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 insider sales for $513.86 million activity. About 12.46 million shares traded. Morfit G Mason sold $507.89M worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, August 4. $4.00 million worth of stock was sold by Hood Amy on Tuesday, August 29. Trading was heavy with 23,924,104 shares changed hands by the end of trading on Tuesday.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)'s interesting series of developments are underway around the USA stock market these days. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $15.51 billion. It has a 22.19 P/E ratio. The Company's Intelligent Cloud segment licenses server products and cloud services, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Windows Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related CALs, as well as Azure, a cloud platform with computing, networking, storage, database, and management services; and enterprise services, such as Premier Support and Microsoft Consulting that assist in developing, deploying, and managing Microsoft server and desktop solutions, as well as provide training and certification to developers and IT professionals on Microsoft products.
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Analysts await Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to report earnings on January, 25. UBS maintained it with "Buy" rating and $60 target in Friday, January 29 report.
When investing in a volatile security, the risk of success is increased just as much as the risk of failure. Its down 0.01, from 0.97 in 2017Q1. It also reduced Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) stake by 333,079 shares and now owns 409,806 shares. 132 funds opened positions while 703 raised stakes. Security invested in 88,670 shares or 2.05% of the stock. Northwest Invest Counselors Lc reported 1.17% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). 145,908 are owned by Columbia Asset Mngmt.
Institutions own 75.60% of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)'s shares. Corporate insiders own 1.49% of the company's stock. Highbridge Mngmt Limited Liability holds 0.25% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 241,544 shares. Ameriprise Financial Inc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR). Gam Holdg Ag invested 0.01% in CenterPoint Energy, Inc. Welch Group Llc holds 25,187 shares. Int Gp holds 0.82% or 3.35 million shares in its portfolio. Kemnay Advisory holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) for 450 shares.
Among 14 analysts covering CenterPoint (NYSE:CNP), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. CenterPoint had 29 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, May 29 by RBC Capital Markets. Bank of America maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Wednesday, June 14 with "Buy" rating. The rating was maintained by Suntrust Robinson with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 25. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. The companyÂ's platform engages employees to make better health decisions and enables employers to communicate and measure their benefit programs. Vetr has "Strong-Buy" rating and $47.60 target. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on Wednesday, December 16.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.36 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.01, from 0.82 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 39 investors sold MSFT shares while 982 reduced holdings. 59 funds opened positions while 122 raised stakes. Bnp Paribas Asset Sa stated it has 2.60 million shares or 1.58% of all its holdings. Greenbrier Prns Cap Management Ltd Llc accumulated 32,285 shares or 6.64% of the stock. Citadel Advsrs Ltd Com has invested 0.03% in Vantiv, Inc. River Road Asset Management Llc sold 808,086 shares as the company's stock rose 3.68% with the market. Moreover, Strs Ohio has 0.23% invested in Vantiv, Inc. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Incorporated has 21.44M shares. (NYSE:CNP). 8,884 are held by Texan Cap Management. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board holds 0.01% or 115,000 shares in its portfolio. Kempen Capital Management Nv reported 43,959 shares. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 189,278 shares in the company, valued at approximately $15,797,141.88. 324.57 million shares or 1.35% less from 329.00 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Sei Investments accumulated 11,089 shares. 548 are held by National Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can.
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