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Micro Focus International Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.73 (+14.66 %)
(As of 12/3/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.71
50-Day Range
MA: $3.65
52-Week Range
Now: $5.71
Volume7.05 million shs
Average Volume1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.91 billion
P/E Ratio2.91
Dividend Yield22.69%
Micro Focus International plc develops, sells, and supports software products and solutions to small and medium size enterprises. The company offers infrastructure software products that are managed on an investment portfolio. Its product portfolio includes application modernization and connectivity, application delivery management, and IT operations management, as well as security, information management, and Governance. Micro Focus International plc was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Newbury, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.35 billion
Cash Flow$3.30 per share
Book Value$17.30 per share



Market Cap$1.91 billion
Next Earnings Date2/2/2021 (Estimated)
+0.73 (+14.66 %)
(As of 12/3/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Micro Focus International (NYSE:MFGP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Micro Focus International's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Micro Focus International's stock was trading at $7.56 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MFGP shares have decreased by 24.5% and is now trading at $5.71.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Micro Focus International?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Micro Focus International in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Micro Focus International?

Wall Street analysts have given Micro Focus International a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Micro Focus International wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Micro Focus International's next earnings date?

Micro Focus International is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 2nd 2021.
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How often does Micro Focus International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Micro Focus International?

Micro Focus International announced a semi-annual dividend on Friday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.5833 per share on Thursday, May 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 12.5%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 13th. This is a positive change from Micro Focus International's previous semi-annual dividend of $0.56.
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What price target have analysts set for MFGP?

8 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Micro Focus International's shares. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they anticipate Micro Focus International's stock price to reach $5.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.4%.
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Are investors shorting Micro Focus International?

Micro Focus International saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,210,000 shares, a decline of 38.8% from the October 31st total of 3,610,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,420,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.6 days.
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Who are some of Micro Focus International's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Micro Focus International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Micro Focus International investors own include Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), AT&T (T), HP (HPQ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CVS Health (CVS), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), DXC Technology (DXC), Pfizer (PFE), Ford Motor (F) and Honeywell International (HON).

Who are Micro Focus International's key executives?

Micro Focus International's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen Murdoch, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Brian David McArthur-Muscroft, CFO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Paul Rodgers, Chief Operating Officer (Age 56)
  • Ben Donnelly, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jane Smithard, Chief Legal Officer & Group Gen. Counsel (Age 66)
  • Mr. Tim Brill, Head of Corp. Communication & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Genefa Murphy, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Nick Wilson, Worldwide Pres of Sales
  • Ms. Susan Ferguson, Chief HR Officer & Sr. VP Bus. Operations
  • Mr. Neil Fowler, Sr. VP & GM of AMC Product Group

What is Micro Focus International's stock symbol?

Micro Focus International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MFGP."

Who are Micro Focus International's major shareholders?

Micro Focus International's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.62%), Morgan Stanley (0.30%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.19%), Ingalls & Snyder LLC (0.11%), Horrell Capital Management Inc. (0.10%) and Voloridge Investment Management LLC (0.10%).

Which institutional investors are selling Micro Focus International stock?

MFGP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., Ingalls & Snyder LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., State Street Corp, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Sei Investments Co., and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd..

Which institutional investors are buying Micro Focus International stock?

MFGP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Horrell Capital Management Inc., Aigen Investment Management LP, Jane Street Group LLC, US Bancorp DE, ExodusPoint Capital Management LP, Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, and Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC.

How do I buy shares of Micro Focus International?

Shares of MFGP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Micro Focus International's stock price today?

One share of MFGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.71.

How big of a company is Micro Focus International?

Micro Focus International has a market capitalization of $1.91 billion and generates $3.35 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.47 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.96 on an earnings per share basis. Micro Focus International employs 12,797 workers across the globe.

What is Micro Focus International's official website?

The official website for Micro Focus International is www.microfocus.com.

How can I contact Micro Focus International?

Micro Focus International's mailing address is 22-30 OLD BATH ROAD, NEWBURY BERKSHIRE X0, RG14 1QN. The company can be reached via phone at 44-01-6353-2646 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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