Micron Technology (MU) was Reiterated by Mizuho to “Buy” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 16 from a previous price target of $14 . Mizuho advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 1, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Micron Technology. Shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jul 1, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 15 from a previous price target of $16 .Company shares were Upgraded by Nomura on Jun 23, 2016 to ” Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 18 from a previous price target of $8 .Micron Technology was Upgraded by Susquehanna to ” Positive” on Jun 23, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Micron Technology reported $-0.08 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jun 30, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.10. The company had revenue of $2898.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2955.50 million. The company’s revenue was down -24.8 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.54 EPS.
Micron Technology closed down -0.07 points or -0.51% at $13.74 with 2,17,92,899 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $13.91, the shares hit an intraday low of $13.62 and an intraday high of $13.94 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
In a different news, on Jul 7, 2016, Brian Shirley (VP Memory Solutions) sold 48,750 shares at $12.37 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jan 25, 2016, Ernest E Maddock (CFO) purchased 10,000 shares at $10.69 per share price. On Jan 19, 2016, Joel L Poppen (VP Legal Affairs, Gen Counsel) sold 47,685 shares at $11.10 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Micron Technology Inc. is a global provider of semiconductor devices. Through the Companys global operations it manufactures and markets a full range of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) NAND Flash and NOR Flash memory as well as other memory technologies packaging solutions and semiconductor systems for use in leading-edge computing consumer networking automotive industrial embedded and mobile products. The Company operates in four segments: Compute and Networking Business Unit (CNBU) which includes DRAM and NOR Flash products; Mobile Business Unit (MBU) which includes DRAM NAND Flash and NOR Flash products; Storage Business Unit (SBU) which includes NAND Flash components and Solid-State Drives (SSDs) cloud and removable storage markets. SBU also includes NAND Flash products and Embedded Business Unit (EBU) which includes DRAM NAND Flash and NOR Flash products.