Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) : The total negative money flow of $27.1 million on Wednesday indicates selling on strength. The inflow of money on upticks was $98.94 million, compared to $126.04 million outflow on downticks, which confirms distribution in the stock. The up to down ratio was 0.78. The negative money flow of $24.05 million in block trades reveals that the informed traders sold the stock on every bit of price strength. The traded value of the stock on uptick was $3.02 million in a block trade.The transaction value of block trade on downtick was $27.07 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.11. The price action in the Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) stock suggests that both the bulls and the bears were in equilibrium. The stock traded at $57.97 with a gain of $0.02 , a change of 0.03% over the previous days close. The stock registered 0.93% for the week.
Shares of Microsoft Corporation appreciated by 0.47% during the last five trading days but lost 0.12% on a 4-week basis. Microsoft Corporation is up 15.54% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 6.75%.
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 15 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 2 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. Not everyone is convinced about the stocks future, hence, the stock receives 1 Sell recommendation. A total of 5 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 23 research analysts is 1.65, which indicates as a Buy.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): The stock opened at $57.88 and touched an intraday high of $58.06 on Wednesday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $57.67, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $58.03 with a gain of 0.14% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 20,536,400. The stock had closed at $57.95 in the previous trading session.
Microsoft Corporation is engaged in developing, licensing and supporting a range of software products and services. The Company also designs and sells hardware, and delivers online advertising to the customers. The Company operates in five segments: Devices and Consumer (D&C) Licensing, D&C Hardware, D&C Other, Commercial Licensing, and Commercial Other. The Companys products include operating systems for computing devices, servers, phones, and other intelligent devices; server applications for distributed computing environments; productivity applications; business solution applications; desktop and server management tools; software development tools; video games; and online advertising. It also offers cloud-based solutions that provide customers with software, services and content over the Internet by way of shared computing resources located in centralized data centers. It provides consulting and product and solution support services.