Micro Focus International plc Company Profile (LON:MCRO)

About Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)

Micro Focus International plc logoMicro 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: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £5.25 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 212,747,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,408.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,507.58
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 2,098.67 - GBX 2,887.82
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.36
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.38 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.80
  • Book Value: GBX 7.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.25
  • Dividend Yield: 4.0%
  • EBITDA: £546.1 million
  • Net Margins: 9.65%
  • Return on Equity: 8.40%
  • Return on Assets: 2.87%
  • Average Volume: 2.61 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions 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 declared a dividend on Wednesday, July 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 45.22 per share on Friday, August 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 3rd. This is a boost from Micro Focus International plc's previous dividend of $23.60. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Micro Focus International plc's Dividend History.

Where is Micro Focus International plc's stock going? Where will Micro Focus International plc's stock price be in 2017?

11 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Micro Focus International plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,921 to GBX 2,880. On average, they expect Micro Focus International plc's stock price to reach GBX 2,516.10 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Micro Focus International plc.

Who are some of Micro Focus International plc's key competitors?

Who are Micro Focus International plc's key executives?

Micro Focus International plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kevin Loosemore, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Mike S. Phillips, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Nils Brauckmann, Chief Executive Officer - SUSE, Director
  • Chris Hsu, Chief Executive Officer - Micro Focus, Director
  • Stephen Murdoch, Chief Operating Officer
  • Jane Smithard, Company Secretary
  • Richard Atkins, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • John F. Schultz J.D., Non-Executive Director
  • Amanda Brown, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Darren Roos, Independent Non-Executive Director

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.

What is Micro Focus International plc's stock price today?

One share of Micro Focus International plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,467.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Micro Focus International plc (LON MCRO)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  335 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  199 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  534
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Micro Focus International plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,516.10
Consensus Price Target History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Price Target History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/16/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,700View Rating Details
10/5/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,800View Rating Details
9/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,921View Rating Details
9/8/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,800View Rating Details
9/7/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,430View Rating Details
7/31/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,600View Rating Details
7/13/2017InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,150View Rating Details
7/12/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,880View Rating Details
4/12/2017Bank of America CorporationDowngradeUnderperformGBX 2,280View Rating Details
1/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/15/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,600View Rating Details
7/14/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,034 -> GBX 2,052View Rating Details
5/24/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,490View Rating Details
2/1/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 635 -> GBX 1,230View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


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: $1.73 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Micro Focus International plc (LON MCRO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/12/2017GBX 45.222.24%8/3/20178/3/20178/25/2017
12/14/2016GBX 23.601.06%1/5/20171/5/20171/27/2017
7/14/2016GBX 37.402.02%9/1/20169/1/201610/7/2016
12/10/2015GBX 11.290.74%12/31/201512/31/20151/22/2016
7/8/2015GBX 21.201.54%9/3/20159/3/201510/2/2015
12/10/2014GBX 9.870.94%1/2/20151/2/20151/23/2015
11/14/2014GBX 6011/20/201411/20/201412/1/2014
6/19/2014GBX 17.702.06%9/3/20149/3/201410/3/2014
12/3/2013GBX 8.561.05%12/31/201312/31/20131/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/22/2017Kevin LoosemoreInsiderBuy30,000GBX 2,426£727,800
7/18/2017Kevin LoosemoreInsiderBuy49,000GBX 2,171£1,063,790
1/19/2017Michael Scott PhillipsInsiderBuy1,504GBX 598£8,993.92
12/21/2016Richard AtkinsInsiderBuy702GBX 2,158£15,149.16
4/22/2016Loosemore,KevinInsiderBuy1,396GBX 1,543£21,540.28
4/21/2016Loosemore,KevinInsiderBuy1,927GBX 1,557£30,003.39
4/6/2016Phillips,Michael ScottInsiderBuy1,069GBX 1,566£16,740.54
7/20/2015Loosemore,KevinInsiderBuy1,283GBX 1,363£17,487.29
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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