Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) : The total money flow in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) was negative ($13.3 million), showing the domination of sellers in the Thursday trading session. The traders utilized every rise to sell their positions, as seen in the value of trading on downtick to the tune of $146.47 million. Transactions on upticks were comparatively lower at $133.17 million. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.91. The total block trades done on upticks were valued at $23.24 million. The total block trades on downticks were valued at $11.88 million. The uptick to the downtick ratio of block trades was 1.96. The money flow during block trades was negative ($11.36 million) when the stock traded with a gain of $22 cent. Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) was $53.73, an increase of 0.4% over the previous days close.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 5.32% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.24%. Shares have rallied 15.48% from its 1 Year high price. On Dec 29, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $56.85 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $51.21 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $52.30.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $53.84 and $53.58 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $53.99. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $53.74, notching a gain of 0.43% for the day. The total traded volume was 24,545,520 . The stock had closed at $53.51 on the previous day.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Capossela Christopher C, officer (EVP, Chief Marketing Officer) of Microsoft Corp, had unloaded 5,337 shares at an average price of $50.89 in a transaction dated on May 20, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $271,600.
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.