Micro Focus International plc Company Profile (LON:MCRO)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 3 Hold Rating(s), 7 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.55)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,777.64

Analysts' Ratings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/19/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,780 -> GBX 2,150View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/15/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,732View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/15/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/14/2016Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,850 -> GBX 2,050View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/14/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,034 -> GBX 2,052View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/7/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,700View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/24/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,490View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/24/2016Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,450 -> GBX 1,650View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/1/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 635 -> GBX 1,230View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/10/2015InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,600View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/10/2014N+1 SingerReiterated RatingUnder ReviewView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
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Dividends

Dividend History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
7/14/2016GBX 37.402.02%9/1/20169/1/201610/7/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2015GBX 11.290.74%12/31/201512/31/20151/22/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/8/2015GBX 21.201.54%9/3/20159/3/201510/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2014GBX 9.870.94%1/2/20151/2/20151/23/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2014GBX 6011/20/201411/20/201412/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/19/2014GBX 17.702.06%9/3/20149/3/201410/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/3/2013GBX 8.561.05%12/31/201312/31/20131/24/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/22/2016Loosemore,KevinInsiderBuy1,396GBX 1,543£21,540.28Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/21/2016Loosemore,KevinInsiderBuy1,927GBX 1,557£30,003.39Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/6/2016Phillips,Michael ScottInsiderBuy1,069GBX 1,566£16,740.54Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/20/2015Loosemore,KevinInsiderBuy1,283GBX 1,363£17,487.29Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
DateHeadline
07/22/16 05:00 PMMicro Focus International plc Just Reaches 52-Week High? - Consumer Eagle
07/20/16 08:02 AMBarclays Capital reiterated Micro Focus International PLC (LON:MCRO) as 'Overweight' With 2150 PT - FTSE News
07/19/16 11:14 AMBarclays Capital disclosed (LON:MCRO) Micro Focus International PLC, bumping up its target price to 2,150GBX today
07/19/16 07:00 AMMicro Focus Delivers Simplified Identity Governance to Ease Compliance Burden and Reduce Risk -
07/16/16 08:28 AMMicro Focus pencils in special returns as takeovers keep cash flowing
07/15/16 03:13 PMMicro Focus International Plc: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals -
07/14/16 05:21 PMEquity Analysts at Numis Maintain their "Buy" rating for Micro Focus International PLC (LON:MCRO). The Price ... - Consumer Eagle
07/14/16 05:05 PM[$$] Micro Focus: softly, softly - [at Financial Times] - Nothing turns off a tech investor like dividends. A company that would stoop to paying shareholders must have no growth opportunities. Kevin Loosemore, chairman of Micro Focus International, shrugs at ...
07/14/16 08:43 AMMicro Focus : Expects No Revenue Growth This Year After Profit Soars
07/14/16 08:43 AMMicro Focus Fiscal Year Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts
07/14/16 08:43 AMA statement released earlier today by Numis about (LON:MCRO) Micro Focus International PLC raises the target price to 2,050GBX
07/13/16 08:04 AMJP Morgan Cazenove Retained Micro Focus International PLC (LON:MCRO) As 'Neutral' - FTSE News
07/11/16 05:08 PMMicro Focus International plc Sets 52-Week High; Strong Momentum for Holders - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 03:06 PMMicro Focus International Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look -
07/07/16 07:59 AMEmail Applications Market to Expand at a CAGR of 4.1%, by 2020
07/03/16 09:27 AMBarclays Capital issued a report on (LON:MCRO) Micro Focus International PLC, renewing its target price to GBX1,780 ... - Breaking Finance News
07/02/16 04:51 PMBarclays Capital issued a report on (LON:MCRO) Micro Focus International PLC, renewing its target price to GBX1,780 today
06/30/16 05:28 PMMicro Focus International plc 14.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews
06/30/16 08:00 AMMicro Focus International (LON:MCRO) price target bumped up to GBX1,780 as covered today by Barclays
06/29/16 07:56 AMMicro Focus International (LON:MCRO) Broker Updates - Fiscal Standard
06/27/16 05:01 PMMicro Focus International (LON:MCRO) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News
06/23/16 07:49 AMMicro Focus International (LON:MCRO) Analyst Target Changes - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 11:09 AMMicro Focus International Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MCRO) : June 17, 2016 -
06/15/16 03:49 AMMicro Focus International Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MCRO-GB : June 15, 2016 -
06/09/16 07:00 AMMicro Focus Accelerates the Move to Digital with Silk 17 -
06/07/16 07:45 AMMicro Focus International plc 24.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Panmure Gordon - DirectorsTalk Interviews
05/31/16 07:04 AMMicro Focus International (LON:MCRO) Broker Roundup - Share Trading News - Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO) Broker RoundupShare Trading NewsRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO). The latest broker reports which are currently ... 23/03/2016 – Micro Focus International had its “Neutral” rating reiterated by ...
04/15/16 01:59 PMBarclays Capital Indicates Potential 11.46% Increase In Shares Of Micro Focus International PLC - Risers & Fallers - Barclays Capital Indicates Potential 11.46% Increase In Shares Of Micro Focus International PLCRisers & FallersOn Thursday Barclays Capital retained its broker consensus on shares of Micro Focus International PLC (LON:MCRO) giving the company a 'Overweight' rating. Barclays Capital gave shares of Micro Focus International PLC a price target of 1780 indicating a ...
04/09/16 01:00 PMInvesco European Growth Fund Comments on Micro Focus International Plc - Micro Focus International PLC (LSE:MCRO) was the fund’s top individual contributor for the quarter. Micro Focus, a UK-based software and IT business, significantly beat earnings expectations during the quarter. In addition, integration of its 2014 ...
04/02/16 01:51 PMAnalysts Consensus For Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO) - Risers & Fallers - Analysts Consensus For Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO)Risers & FallersA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO). According to the latest broker reports outstanding on ... Micro Focus International had its “Neutral” rating reiterated by ...
03/28/16 12:09 PM[$$] HGGC Turned to Familiar Faces to Drive Growth of Serena Software -
03/22/16 10:20 AM[$$] Micro Focus to Buy Serena Software for $540M -
03/22/16 09:09 AMTerm Sheet — Tuesday, March 22 -
03/22/16 07:13 AMWhy BAE Systems plc, Micro Focus International plc And Jimmy Choo PLC Could Help You Retire Early -
03/22/16 07:00 AMMicro Focus Announces Intent to Acquire Serena Software, Inc. - [PR Newswire] - ROCKVILLE, Md., March 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Micro Focus announced today its intent to acquire Serena Software, Inc., a leading provider of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) software, in a transaction ...
03/22/16 03:41 AMMicro Focus buys Serena Software for $540 million -
03/22/16 03:12 AMMicro Focus buys Serena Software for $540 mln - [Reuters - UK Focus] - British software group Micro Focus International has agreed to buy U.S (Other OTC: UBGXF - news) . Founded in 1980, privately-held Serena Software is a provider of enterprise software. Micro Focus said it had been tracking Serena Software for several years and will buy the firm on a cash and debt free basis.
03/14/16 07:00 AMMicro Focus Recognized on CRN's Security 100 List -
03/06/16 01:32 PMWere Analysts Bullish Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) This Week? - RiversideGazette.com - Were Analysts Bullish Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) This Week?RiversideGazette.comOut of 13 analysts covering Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO), 8 rate it “Buy”, 2 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 62% are positive. Micro Focus International was the topic in 42 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc.
02/28/16 01:03 PMAre Analysts Bullish Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) After Last Week? - Clinton Financial - Are Analysts Bullish Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) After Last Week?Clinton FinancialOut of 13 analysts covering Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO), 8 rate it “Buy”, 2 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 62% are positive. Micro Focus International was the topic in 41 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc.
02/24/16 03:33 AMMicro Focus International Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : February 24, 2016 -
02/23/16 01:31 PMMicro Focus : Atlas 3.0: Increases Confidence in Agile Delivery - Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO.L) announced today the general availability of ... For more information, visit: www.microfocus.com. Micro Focus International plc issued this content on 23 February 2016 and is solely responsible for the information contained herein.
02/23/16 07:00 AMMicro Focus Atlas 3.0: Increases Confidence in Agile Delivery -
02/16/16 12:27 PMWhat's Next for Micro Focus International plc After Today's Gap Up? - Sonoran Weekly Review - What's Next for Micro Focus International plc After Today's Gap Up?Sonoran Weekly ReviewThe stock of Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) gapped up by GBX 7 today and has GBX 1773.74 target or 31.00% above today's GBX 1354.00 share price. The 7 months technical chart setup indicates low risk for the GBX 2.94 billion company.and more »
02/16/16 12:27 PMPanmure Gordon Keeps GBX 1340.00 Target Price On Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO), Keeps “Buy” Rating - WallStreet.org - WallStreet.orgPanmure Gordon Keeps GBX 1340.00 Target Price On Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO), Keeps “Buy” RatingWallStreet.orgThey currently have a GBX 1340.00 price target on Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO). Panmure Gordon's target would suggest a potential downside of -1.33% from the company's previous stock close. This was revealed to investors in a note on Tuesday ...
02/09/16 03:05 PMMicro Focus International Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors -
02/05/16 11:25 AMWizard Sells Bigger Micro Focus Stake Than Planned Amid Demand (ALLISS) - Friday said it upsized the number of shares it was selling in FTSE 250 software company Micro Focus International PLC after the placing was met with strong demand from investors. Wizard raised GBP357.0 million from the placing, which took place overnight ...
02/01/16 10:46 AMMicro Focus International PLC retained as Buy By Panmure Gordon - Risers & Fallers - Micro Focus International PLC retained as Buy By Panmure GordonRisers & FallersIn an analyst rating update on Monday shares of Micro Focus International PLC (LON:MCRO) had their rating retained by analysts at Panmure Gordon. The broker said it has now set a 'Buy' rating on shares of Micro Focus International PLC with a price ...
02/01/16 10:46 AMMicro Focus International plc 11.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Jefferies International - DirectorsTalk Interviews - Micro Focus International plc 11.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Jefferies InternationalDirectorsTalk InterviewsMicro Focus International plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:MCRO has had its stock rating noted as 'Reiterates' with the recommendation being set at 'UNDERPERFORM' today by analysts at Jefferies International. Micro Focus International plc are listed in the ...and more »
01/30/16 10:27 AMMicro Focus Int plc (MCRO) - In conformity with DTR 5.6.1 we would like to notify the market of the following: Micro Focus International plc's capital consists of 228,691,300 ordinary shares of 10 pence each with voting rights, of which 11,009,351 ordinary shares are held in Treasury.

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About Micro Focus International plc

Micro Focus International plc logoMicro Focus International plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in managing mature infrastructure software assets. The Company's products include Micro Focus, such as COBOL Development and Mainframe Solutions, Host Connectivity, Identity Access and Security, Development and IT Operations Management Tools, Collaboration and Networking, and SUSE. SUSE is open source software, which provides Linux and cloud infrastructure solutions. SUSE products enable various organizations across the world across physical, virtual and cloud environments. The SUSE product portfolio includes SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Products, SUSE Linux Enterprise Extensions, SUSE Linux Enterprise Management and Cloud, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage and SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop. Its professional services include value profile day services, test process modernization, portfolio modernization, value assurance, resource modernization and application health check, among others.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MCRO
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $24.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1643.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1533.51
  • P/E Ratio: 26.01
  • P/E Growth: 0.54
  • Market Cap: $4.26B
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.66 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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