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Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
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DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
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QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
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NASDAQ:MU

Micron Technology - MU Stock Forecast, Price & News

$62.46
-2.39 (-3.69%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:49 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$61.79
$63.22
50-Day Range
$53.65
$75.37
52-Week Range
$51.40
$98.45
Volume
15.05 million shs
Average Volume
20.61 million shs
Market Capitalization
$68.90 billion
P/E Ratio
7.12
Dividend Yield
0.74%
Price Target
$87.42

Micron Technology MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.78 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
40.0% Upside
$87.42 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.09% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.42
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.15mentions of Micron Technology in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-27.22%
From $8.12 to $5.91 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.83 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

91st out of 832 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

15th out of 113 stocks

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About Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) Stock

Micron Technology, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells memory and storage products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Compute and Networking Business Unit, Mobile Business Unit, Storage Business Unit, and Embedded Business Unit. It provides memory and storage technologies comprises DRAM products, which are dynamic random access memory semiconductor devices with low latency that provide high-speed data retrieval; NAND products that are non-volatile and re-writeable semiconductor storage devices; and NOR memory products, which are non-volatile re-writable semiconductor memory devices that provide fast read speeds under the Micron and Crucial brands, as well as through private labels. The company offers memory products for the cloud server, enterprise, client, graphics, and networking markets, as well as for smartphone and other mobile-device markets; SSDs and component-level solutions for the enterprise and cloud, client, and consumer storage markets; other discrete storage products in component and wafers; and memory and storage products for the automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. It markets its products through its direct sales force, independent sales representatives, distributors, and retailers; and web-based customer direct sales channel, as well as through channel and distribution partners. Micron Technology, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Boise, Idaho.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

MU has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. BMO Capital Markets lowered their price target on shares of Micron Technology from $115.00 to $85.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Piper Sandler lowered their price target on shares of Micron Technology from $70.00 to $50.00 and set an "underweight" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, June 30th. Wedbush reduced their price objective on shares of Micron Technology from $120.00 to $85.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Raymond James reduced their price objective on shares of Micron Technology from $115.00 to $72.00 and set a "strong-buy" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Finally, Bank of America lowered shares of Micron Technology from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and reduced their price objective for the company from $70.00 to $62.00 in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, twenty-two have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat, Micron Technology presently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $87.42.

Micron Technology Stock Performance

NASDAQ:MU traded down $2.39 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $62.46. 15,047,086 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 14,973,178. The business's fifty day moving average price is $61.46 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $72.03. The company has a current ratio of 3.24, a quick ratio of 2.44 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.14. The firm has a market capitalization of $68.90 billion, a P/E ratio of 7.12, a P/E/G ratio of 0.57 and a beta of 1.28. Micron Technology has a 52 week low of $51.40 and a 52 week high of $98.45.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 30th. The semiconductor manufacturer reported $2.50 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.33 by $0.17. Micron Technology had a net margin of 30.61% and a return on equity of 21.91%. The business had revenue of $8.64 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.66 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.81 earnings per share. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 16.4% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts predict that Micron Technology will post 8.12 EPS for the current year.

Micron Technology Increases Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 11th were issued a dividend of $0.115 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, July 8th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.74%. This is an increase from Micron Technology's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. Micron Technology's payout ratio is currently 5.25%.

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MU Company Calendar

Last Earnings
6/30/2022
Ex-Dividend for 7/26 Dividend
7/08/2022
Dividend Payable
7/26/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Fiscal Year End
8/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
9/27/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-Industry
Semiconductors
CUSIP
59511210
Employees
43,000
Year Founded
1978

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$87.42
High Stock Price Forecast
$135.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+40.0%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.78
Research Coverage
27 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$5.86 billion
Pretax Margin
33.82%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$27.71 billion
Cash Flow
$11.46 per share
Book Value
$39.03 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,103,145,000
Free Float
1,099,615,000
Market Cap
$68.90 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.28

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MU Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Micron Technology stock right now?

27 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Micron Technology in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings, 21 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Micron Technology stock.
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What is Micron Technology's stock price forecast for 2022?

27 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Micron Technology's shares. Their MU stock forecasts range from $50.00 to $135.00. On average, they expect Micron Technology's share price to reach $87.42 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.0% from the stock's current price.
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How has Micron Technology's stock performed in 2022?

Micron Technology's stock was trading at $93.15 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, MU shares have decreased by 32.9% and is now trading at $62.46.
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Are investors shorting Micron Technology?

Micron Technology saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 34,040,000 shares, an increase of 16.9% from the June 30th total of 29,110,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 18,500,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days. Approximately 3.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Micron Technology's next earnings date?

Micron Technology is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September 27th 2022.
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How were Micron Technology's earnings last quarter?

Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 30th. The semiconductor manufacturer reported $2.50 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.33 by $0.17. The semiconductor manufacturer earned $8.64 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.66 billion. Micron Technology had a net margin of 30.61% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.91%. Micron Technology's quarterly revenue was up 16.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.81 earnings per share.
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How often does Micron Technology pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Micron Technology?

Micron Technology announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 30th. Investors of record on Monday, July 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.115 per share on Tuesday, July 26th. This represents a $0.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 8th. This is a positive change from Micron Technology's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10.
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Is Micron Technology a good dividend stock?

Micron Technology(NASDAQ:MU) pays an annual dividend of $0.46 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.74%. Micron Technology has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Micron Technology is 5.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Micron Technology will have a dividend payout ratio of 7.78% next year. This indicates that Micron Technology will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Micron Technology issued on next quarter's earnings?

Micron Technology updated its fourth quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.43-$1.83 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.62. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.80 billion-$7.60 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.05 billion.

What is Sanjay Mehrotra's approval rating as Micron Technology's CEO?

669 employees have rated Micron Technology CEO Sanjay Mehrotra on Glassdoor.com. Sanjay Mehrotra has an approval rating of 79% among Micron Technology's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Micron Technology own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Micron Technology investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), CA (CA), Intel (INTC), Endologix (ELGX), Tesla (TSLA) and Bank of America (BAC).

What is Micron Technology's stock symbol?

Micron Technology trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MU."

Who are Micron Technology's major shareholders?

Micron Technology's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Parnassus Investments LLC (0.70%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.48%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.32%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.31%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.31%) and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.17%). Company insiders that own Micron Technology stock include April S Arnzen, April S Arnzen, David Zinsner, Joel L Poppen, Joel L Poppen, Manish H Bhatia, Michael W Bokan, Patrick J Byrne, Paul Marosvari, Robert P Beard, Sanjay Mehrotra, Scott J Deboer and Sumit Sadana.
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How do I buy shares of Micron Technology?

Shares of MU stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Micron Technology's stock price today?

One share of MU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.46.

How much money does Micron Technology make?

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) has a market capitalization of $68.90 billion and generates $27.71 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor manufacturer earns $5.86 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.77 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Micron Technology have?

Micron Technology employs 43,000 workers across the globe.

Does Micron Technology have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Micron Technology: Convey Computer, DisplayTech, Elpida Memory, Fwdnxt, IM Flash, Inotera, Lexar, Micron Asia Pacific LLC, Micron Europe Limited, Micron International LLC, Micron Japan Ltd., Micron Memory Japan G.K., Micron Memory Malaysia SD, Micron Memory Taiwan Co. Ltd., Micron Semiconductor (Xi’an) Co. Ltd., Micron Semiconductor Asia LLC, Micron Semiconductor Asia Operations Pte. Ltd., Micron Semiconductor Asia Pte. Ltd., Micron Semiconductor Products Inc., Micron Semiconductor Taiwan Co. Ltd., Micron Technology B.V., Micron Technology Taiwan Inc., Micron Technology Utah LLC, NetFRAME Systems, Numonyx, Photobit Corp., Pico Computing, Rendition Inc., Rexchip Electronics, TiDAL Systems, and VirtenSys.
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When was Micron Technology founded?

Micron Technology was founded in 1978.

How can I contact Micron Technology?

Micron Technology's mailing address is 8000 S FEDERAL WAY, BOISE ID, 83716. The official website for Micron Technology is www.micron.com. The semiconductor manufacturer can be reached via phone at (208) 368-4000, via email at investorrelations@micron.com, or via fax at 208-368-4435.

This page (NASDAQ:MU) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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