Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) had a weak trading session and its shares were last down at $50.14, down -1.34% or -2.6 points. The trading data also revealed that the total net flow stood at $39.88 million as the shares had $584.41 million in upticks but lost $544.52 million in downticks. The up/down ratio was 1.07. 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 -3.19% in the shares.The block trade data suggests an inflow of $96.08 million in upticks and an outflow of $61.64 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block stood at 1.56. The net money flow for this transaction was recorded at $34.44.
Currently the company Insiders own 3.76% of Microsoft Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -3.87% . Institutional Investors own 73.32% of Microsoft Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -7.45%. On the companys insider trading activities,The officer (EVP, Chief Marketing Officer) of Microsoft Corp, Capossela Christopher C sold 5,337 shares at $50.89 on May 20, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $271,600. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stock ended Monday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 1.34 points or 2.6% at $50.14 with 83,217,844 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $49.58, the shares hit an intraday low of $49.06 and an intraday high of $50.715 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $394,124 million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 7,860,466,900 shares. The 52-week high of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is $56.85 and the 52-week low is $39.72.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Cowen & Company upgrades its rating on Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Analysts at the Cowen & Company have a current rating of Outperform on the shares. The shares were previously rated Market Perform. The rating by the firm was issued on May 24, 2016.
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.