About Micro Focus International plc
Micro Focus International plc is a United Kingdom-based global software company. The Company is engaged in delivering and supporting software solutions. The Company enables customers to utilize new technology solutions while maximizing the value of their investments in information technology (IT) infrastructure and business applications. The Company's portfolio includes identity access and security solutions, common business-oriented language (COBOL) development and mainframe solutions, development and IT operations management tools, host connectivity solutions, and collaboration and networking solutions. The Company's products include Access Manager, Access Review, AccuRev, AccuSync, Acu4GL, AcuBench, ACUCOBOL-GT, AcuConnect, AcuServer, AcuSQL, AcuXDBC, Aegis, AppManager, Artix, Atlas, Business Continuity Clustering, Caliber, Client for Windows, Cloud Manager and CloudAccess. The Company caters to various industries, such as Federal, airlines and healthcare.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: LON
- Symbol: MCRO
- Previous Close: $27.27
- 50 Day Moving Average: $2167.95
- 200 Day Moving Average: $2121.65
- 52-Week Range: GBX 1,399 - GBX 2,400
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.70
- P/E Growth: 1.38
- Market Cap: $5.02B
- Outstanding Shares: 229,290,000
Consensus Ratings for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.67)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 2,151.20|
Analysts' Ratings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)
|2/20/2017||Citigroup Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,875|
|1/19/2017||Peel Hunt||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|1/10/2017||Barclays PLC||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 2,600|
|1/9/2017||Credit Suisse Group||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 2,150|
|12/15/2016||Beaufort Securities||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,600|
|11/24/2016||Numis Securities Ltd||Reiterated Rating||not rated|
|7/15/2016||J P Morgan Chase & Co||Boost Price Target||Neutral||GBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,800|
|7/14/2016||Panmure Gordon||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,034 -> GBX 2,052|
|5/24/2016||Liberum Capital||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 1,490|
|2/1/2016||Jefferies Group LLC||Boost Price Target||Underperform||GBX 635 -> GBX 1,230|
|12/10/2015||Investec||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,600|
Earnings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.74 EPS
Dividend History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|1/19/2017||Michael Scott Phillips||Insider||Buy||1,504||GBX 598||£8,993.92|
|12/21/2016||Richard Atkins||Insider||Buy||702||GBX 2,158||£15,149.16|
|4/6/2016||Phillips,Michael Scott||Insider||Buy||1,069||GBX 1,566||£16,740.54|
Latest Headlines for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
What is Micro Focus International plc's stock symbol?
Micro Focus International plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MCRO."
How often does Micro Focus International plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Micro Focus International plc?
Micro Focus International plc announced a dividend on Wednesday, December 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 23.60 per share on Friday, January 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 5th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
Where is Micro Focus International plc's stock going? Where will Micro Focus International plc's stock price be in 2017?
9 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Micro Focus International plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,490 to GBX 2,875. On average, they expect Micro Focus International plc's stock price to reach GBX 2,151.20 in the next twelve months.
How do I buy Micro Focus International plc stock?
Shares of Micro Focus International plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
How much does a share of Micro Focus International plc stock cost?
One share of Micro Focus International plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,189.