Microsoft (MSFT) Gets a Buy Rating from Raymond James – Smarter Analyst

Microsoft (MSFT) Gets a Buy Rating from Raymond James – Smarter Analyst

Raymond James analyst Robert Majek reiterated a Buy rating on Microsoft (MSFT) today and set a price target of $235.00. The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $213.25.

According to TipRanks.com, Majek is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -4.0% and a 26.3% success rate. Majek covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Limelight Networks, Citrix Systems, and ServiceNow.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Microsoft with a $247.65 average price target, representing a 17.0% upside. In a report issued on October 13, UBS also initiated coverage with a Buy rating on the stock with a $243.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $232.86 and a one-year low of $132.52. Currently, Microsoft has an average volume of 31.7M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 90 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of MSFT in relation to earlier this year.

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