Looking at top Wall Street opinions, Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) has recently made its way into the research list of Bernstein – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was upgraded to a rating of Outperform in the eyes of Bernstein, whereas its previous rating was Mkt Perform in the eyes of Bernstein, as reported on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by RBC Capital Mkts on Wednesday December 19th, 2018, with this firm downgrading MU to an updated rating of Sector Perform from its previous rating of Outperform. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) have moved by -11.90% and 9.09%, respectively.
Brokerage Updates Related to Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Stock
This publicly-traded organization generated gains of 1.53% over the last 5 sessions. Right now, this stock is the subject of 33 analysts’ evaluations, who – on average – have given this company’s shares a Buy rating. Not a single analyst have given an underperform rating, 1 has given a sell rating and 10 have given a rating of Buy or better. Based on the 33 stock market experts following this company, the average 12-month price target is $46.64. Moreover, individual price targets range between $32.00-$90.00. With its recent move to $45.00, we can see that these firms project this stock will loss by -35.37% in one year.
Updates from Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) SEC Form 4
This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 0.20% rise since the beginning of the calendar year. A SVP, WORLDWIDE SALES at Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) sold off some of its shares in a transaction that was finalized on Jul 20. Similarly, SWITZ ROBERT E sold 25,000 shares of the organization’s stock at $56.00 apiece and racked up $1,400,035 in earnings from the sale. Now, SWITZ ROBERT E holds 45,257 shares of the company following the exchange. A Director of the organization named SWITZ ROBERT E, was engaged in a transaction that occurred on Jul 02 that managed to be worth $4,000,170 from the sale of 75,000 common shares at a price of $53.34 per individual share.
Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) Results in the Pipeline
The next scheduled release of financial results for Micron Technology, Inc. will be for the Nov-18 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be $2.95. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $8,005.12 million.
Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $7,913.00 million in revenue alongside EPS at $2.97. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $8,440.00 million with $3.53 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $7,797.00 million, with earnings per share ending up at $3.15.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) experienced a gain of 0.90% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That boost the price to $15.66 per share, as observed on March 14th, 2019, at a time when the total trading volume reached 10,020,427 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 11.56M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $17.20.
Pricing Indications for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)
This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.76 in the last year. In the most recent trading session, the daily high was $15.715, bringing the per-share value 0.90% high its 52-week high and about -17.62% more expensive than its 52-week low. Meanwhile, it gained 15.37 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is 1.24% higher than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) In-Depth Brokerage Insights
We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 2 have a sell rating, 3 have a Buy rating, 2 have an outperform rating, while 11 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 1 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at 2.80, based on information from Thomson Reuters.
HPE Stock Value Potential
In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 15.47 up from its 200 day moving average, while also 2.20% up when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $13.00-$23.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 21.54B. After the trading day started off at the price of $15.66, these shares nearly bottomed out at its low price of $15.49 and nearly peaked at $15.715 as its full-day high price. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $15.52. The institutional holdings related to this organization account for 0.10%, and the Beta factor is now 1.64. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 48.33.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) Analyst Points of Focus
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) has found itself inside of UBS’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was downgraded to Sell, compared to its previous rating of Neutral by UBS, as garnered from a news report on Tuesday March 12th, 2019. An additional helpful research note was sent out by Morgan Stanley’s on Wednesday January 16th, 2019. The brokerage decided to downgrade HPE to Equal-Weight from its previous rating of Overweight.