Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) PT Raised to $56.00 at Loop Capital


The hedge fund held 315,000 shares of the coal mining company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.34M, up from 270,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. L & S Advisors Inc who had been investing in Boeing Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $195.42B market cap company.

The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $42.81. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 1,775,481 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer's stock valued at $69,830,000 after buying an additional 259,557 shares during the period. The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) has declined 16.08% since January 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.01% the S&P500. Schroder Investment Management Group sold 740,666 shares as the company's stock rose 19.14% with the market. After $1.80 actual earnings per share reported by Rockwell Collins, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -13.33% negative EPS growth. The stock increased 1.55% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $43.94. About 28.46 million shares traded. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:MU), 35 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 92% are positive. Evercore ISI boosted their target price on shares of Micron Technology from $40.00 to $50.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Monday, September 18th. The rating was upgraded by Needham to "Buy" on Thursday, December 22. The company was maintained on Friday, March 24 by Deutsche Bank. Goldman Sachs maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $16 target in Wednesday, October 5 report. Nomura maintained Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) on Friday, December 15 with "Buy" rating. Also, VP Brian Shirley sold 90,580 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 6th. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Wednesday, October 5. The rating was initiated by Citigroup on Wednesday, December 7 with "Buy". Robert W. Baird has "Buy" rating and $48.0 target. As per Friday, September 25, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. It also increased its holding in Yrc Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:YRCW) by 77,521 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.26 million shares, and has risen its stake in Matador Res Co (NYSE:MTDR).

Inc. has 12.14% invested in the company for 1.44 million shares.

The Company now has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.1 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 10.3 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 7.2% with Gross margin of 52.6 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 15.5% and 8% respectively. 114 funds opened positions while 237 raised stakes. Its down 12.23% from 6.95 million shares previously. (NASDAQ:MU) or 16,518 shares. Fny Managed Accounts Limited Liability Corporation holds 28,620 shares or 1.47% of its portfolio.

Recent insider trends for Micron Technology, Inc.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) had its target price upped by analysts at UBS Group from $75.00 to $85.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, December 20th, The Fly reports. Advisory Net Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.09% in Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt, a California-based fund reported 3.80M shares. (NASDAQ:MU). 141,479 are held by Cibc Asset Management. Rathbone Brothers Public Ltd Com invested in 11,094 shares or 0.12% of the stock. 411.79 million shares or 1.95% less from 419.99 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 327 Micron Technology, Inc. Td Asset Mngmt stated it has 0.02% in Micron Technology, Inc. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 122,667 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,152,014.

Teacher Retirement System Of Texas accumulated 1.64 million shares or 0.4% of the stock. The stock of Micron Technology, Inc. The insider Poppen Joel L sold $3.09M. (NASDAQ:MU) was sold by Thorsen Steven L. JR. (NASDAQ:MU) shares with value of $10,507 were sold by ARNZEN APRIL S. Mondry Lawrence N sold $765,485 worth of stock.

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.5 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. Profund Advisors Lc holds 279,362 shares. Winslow Evans Crocker Inc holds 0.31% or 23,756 shares in its portfolio. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:KR) price has been as high as $34.99 and as low as $19.69. 18 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data. Laurion Capital Management LP holds 74,131 shares. 1,852 are held by Focused Wealth Mgmt. Walter And Keenan Consulting Mi Adv reported 17,570 shares. (NYSE:KR). Pnc Finance Gp Inc reported 0.01% in The Kroger Co. 6,759 were reported by Pinnacle Limited Liability. D E Shaw & Inc has 1.66M shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. In the USA, the company is the largest pay-TV provider and owns the second largest wireless network.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 14 insider sales for $12.71 million activity. Therefore 23% are positive. Energy Transfer Partners had 64 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:MU) on Friday, September 1. FBN Securities has "Buy" rating and $45.0 target. It also reduced its holding in Tjx Companies Inc (NYSE:TJX) by 228,010 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 873,625 shares, and cut its stake in Pepsico Inc (NYSE:PEP). Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal Weight" rating in Tuesday, August 11 report. The rating was maintained by Wolfe Research with "Market Perform" on Monday, May 15. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Monday, August 29. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, October 26 with "Hold".