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: £5.04 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 229,674,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,321.95
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,300.96
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,840.01 - GBX 2,675
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.01
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.38 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.65
  • Book Value: GBX 7.02 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.13
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £546.1 million
  • Net Margins: 9.65%
  • Return on Equity: 8.40%
  • Return on Assets: 2.87%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.06 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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 45.22 per share on Friday, August 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd. This is a positive change from Micro Focus International plc's previous dividend of $23.60. The official announcement can be seen 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?

10 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Micro Focus International plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,795 to GBX 2,880. On average, they expect Micro Focus International plc's share price to reach GBX 2,398.20 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 2,195.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Micro Focus International plc (LON MCRO)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  294 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  159 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  453
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, 2 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,398.20

Analysts' Ratings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/18/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,215View Rating Details
7/13/2017InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,150View Rating Details
7/13/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,800View Rating Details
7/13/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,600View Rating Details
7/12/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,880View Rating Details
7/12/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeBuyGBX 2,740View Rating Details
6/29/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,922View 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
7/15/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,800View 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 7/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.73 EPS

Dividends

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
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
Latest Headlines for Micro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Micro Focus International plc (MCRO) Insider Purchases 49,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 1:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International Plc : Relatively good pick today?
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 6:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MCRO.L earnings conference call or presentation 12-Jul-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 6:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) to Issue Dividend of GBX 45.22
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 4:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (LON:MCRO) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 8:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoMicro Focus FY17 Profit Up, Lifts Dividend; Sees Broadly Flat 6-month Revenues
www.nasdaq.com - July 12 at 3:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc's (MCRO) "Underperform" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Given New GBX 2,800 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Earns Add Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 10:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MCRO-GB : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCitigroup Inc. Lowers Micro Focus International plc (MCRO) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 6:38 AM
marketwatch.com logoTech selloff, British government’s woes push European stocks to close sharply lower
www.marketwatch.com - June 12 at 3:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Reiterates not rated Rating for Micro Focus International plc (MCRO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 11:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MCRO-GB : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 5:18 AM
nasdaq.com logoMicro Focus: HPE Software Revenue Down In Q2, H1 - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - June 1 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MCRO) : May 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 5:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MCRO-GB : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 10:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Given New GBX 2,880 Price Target at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 9:09 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 425 Hewlett Packard Enterpri Filed by: MICRO FOCUS INTERNATIONAL PLC
www.streetinsider.com - May 9 at 6:11 PM
nasdaq.com logoMicro Focus Reiterates FY Revenue Outlook - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - May 9 at 6:11 PM
marketwatch.com logoMicro Focus disappointed by HPE's falling revenue
www.marketwatch.com - May 9 at 6:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:56 AM
rttnews.com logoMicro Focus Reports Board Changes Pursuant To HPE Software Merger
www.rttnews.com - April 25 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 10:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Earns Overweight Rating from Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicro Focus International plc (MCRO) Lowered to "Underperform" at Bank of America Corp
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 12:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International plc -- Moody's assigns B1 rating to new Micro Focus bank facilities; outlook stable
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro Focus International Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:06 AM
nasdaq.com logoMicro Focus Announces Syndication Of $5.5 Bln New Facilities For Proposed Merger
www.nasdaq.com - March 31 at 6:30 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThe Sage Group Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 7:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoMicro Focus Announces EU Competition Clearance For Merger Deal - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 9 at 8:49 AM
rttnews.com logoMicro Focus Board Reconfirms Full Year Revenue Guidance - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 24 at 9:33 AM
marketwatch.com logoMicro Focus reiterates full-year revenue guidance
www.marketwatch.com - February 24 at 9:33 AM
nasdaq.com logoHPE Earnings Preview: Revenue To Decline In the First Quarter - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 6:38 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy I’m avoiding this small-cap tech stock despite 116% gains
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 11:54 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThis cash-rich tech stock remains my top Brexit buy after 9% growth
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 10:15 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAustrian software firm raises $165 mln to take on HPE and IBM in testing
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 10:15 AM
nasdaq.com logoChris Hsu To Become CEO Of Enlarged Group Micro Focus Group
www.nasdaq.com - January 17 at 6:50 PM
marketwatch.com logoMicro Focus names HPE's Chris Hsu CEO of group - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - January 17 at 11:51 AM

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