What after Mercedes Johnson’s Insider Sale of Micron Technology, Inc. (MU) Stock?; 22 Bullish Analysts Covering Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)

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Among 33 analysts covering Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Analog Devices had 129 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 19 by UBS. Raymond James downgraded Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) on Tuesday, April 19 to “Outperform” rating. On Wednesday, August 30 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, August 30 with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Friday, July 1 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, August 3. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, December 15 by Oppenheimer. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, September 30. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, August 4 report. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, September 8. See Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) latest ratings:

26/03/2018 Broker: Raymond James Rating: Buy Upgrade
01/03/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Buy New Target: $106.0 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: B. Riley & Co Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $113 New Target: $122 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Hold Old Target: $85 New Target: $87 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Nomura Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $85 New Target: $95 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $100 New Target: $107 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $102 New Target: $105 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Argus Research Rating: Buy Old Target: $100 New Target: $110 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $107 New Target: $110 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: Drexel Hamilton Rating: Buy New Target: $105.0 Maintain

The director of Micron Technology Inc, Mercedes Johnson, has just unloaded – 25,000 shares of the firm she’s managing and operating – coming to an aggregate sell of $1,262,588 USD (this based on avg stock price of $50.5). Presently, Mercedes Johnson owns 35,548 shares which are about 0.00% of the Company’s total market capitalization.

Micron Technology, Inc. provides semiconductor systems worldwide. The company has market cap of $61.92 billion. The firm operates through four divisions: Compute and Networking Business Unit, Storage Business Unit, Mobile Business Unit, and Embedded Business Unit. It has a 8.34 P/E ratio. It offers DDR3 and DDR4 DRAM products for computers, servers, networking devices, communications equipment, consumer electronics, automotive, and industrial applications; lower power DRAM products for smartphones, tablets, automotive, laptop computers, and other mobile consumer device applications; DDR2 DRAM and DDR DRAM, GDDR5 and GDDR5X DRAM, SDRAM, and RLDRAM products for networking devices, servers, consumer electronics, communications equipment, computer peripherals, and automotive and industrial applications, as well as for computer memory upgrades; and hybrid memory cube semiconductor memory devices.

Since October 10, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 insider sales for $6.03 million activity. On Wednesday, February 14 the insider Mondry Lawrence N sold $2.17 million. Shares for $144,003 were sold by BAILEY ROBERT L on Thursday, March 1. $638,380 worth of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) shares were sold by Deboer Scott J. ARNZEN APRIL S sold $31,814 worth of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) on Thursday, March 15.

Among 42 analysts covering Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MU), 35 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Micron Technology Inc. has $100.0 highest and $8 lowest target. $50.76’s average target is -4.93% below currents $53.39 stock price. Micron Technology Inc. had 236 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) earned “Buy” rating by M Partners on Thursday, December 14. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, August 17 by Bank of America. On Monday, March 21 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. Goldman Sachs maintained Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) on Thursday, January 11 with “Buy” rating. Mizuho maintained the shares of MU in report on Monday, March 12 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Thursday, December 1. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Wednesday, October 21 to “Underperform”. Mizuho maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, March 23 report. As per Wednesday, October 5, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) earned “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, October 5.

The stock increased 3.57% or $1.84 during the last trading session, reaching $53.39. About 60.27M shares traded or 13.08% up from the average. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 82.20% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 70.65% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.13, from 1.37 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 49 investors sold Micron Technology, Inc. shares while 245 reduced holdings. 126 funds opened positions while 239 raised stakes. 883.15 million shares or 0.40% less from 886.67 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Messner Smith Theme Value Investment Management Limited Ca accumulated 34,176 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale holds 385,119 shares or 0.09% of its portfolio. Envestnet Asset Mgmt Incorporated invested 0.02% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Ameriprise Financial Inc reported 20.17M shares. Davenport & Communication, Virginia-based fund reported 19,031 shares. Stonebridge Advsr Ltd Liability holds 0.65% or 68,965 shares. Baystate Wealth Mngmt Ltd invested in 0% or 491 shares. Citadel Limited Liability invested in 14.97M shares or 0.37% of the stock. Invesco Ltd invested 0.19% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Tpg Grp Inc (Sbs) Advsrs reported 0.05% stake. Dowling & Yahnke Limited Com accumulated 28,201 shares. Apriem has invested 0.12% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Tiaa Cref Investment Mgmt Limited Company reported 4.20 million shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. Convergence Partners Limited Liability Company reported 0.51% of its portfolio in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Regentatlantic Capital Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.86% of its portfolio in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU).

Since October 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 16 selling transactions for $11.37 million activity. Another trade for 4,000 shares valued at $366,080 was sold by Henderson Gregory N.. Shares for $685,905 were sold by SICCHITANO KENTON J. Shares for $898,900 were sold by ROCHE VINCENT. STATA RAY also sold $911,300 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) shares. CHAMPY JAMES had sold 2,455 shares worth $226,292 on Thursday, March 22. 718 shares valued at $65,259 were sold by Jamal Yusuf on Wednesday, January 3. On Monday, October 23 the insider Real Peter sold $402,882.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.21 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 46 investors sold Analog Devices, Inc. shares while 224 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 253 raised stakes. 319.40 million shares or 1.26% more from 315.41 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. New England & Mngmt holds 21,892 shares or 1.39% of its portfolio. Carroll Fincl Associate holds 0% or 433 shares. Moreover, Apg Asset Management Nv has 0.03% invested in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). First Republic Investment Management reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Hall Laurie J Trustee holds 0.91% or 17,855 shares. Epoch Prns has invested 0.09% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Walleye Trading Limited Company stated it has 27,412 shares. Bancorp Of Mellon stated it has 3.18 million shares. Old Dominion Mgmt Inc holds 14,907 shares. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley stated it has 1,250 shares. Loews invested in 5,500 shares or 0% of the stock. Keybank Natl Association Oh holds 0.01% or 12,847 shares. Markel holds 537,811 shares. Grandfield And Dodd Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 292,040 shares or 2.78% of the stock. Nordea Invest Mngmt Ab holds 58,209 shares.

The stock increased 1.93% or $1.73 during the last trading session, reaching $91.25. About 2.07 million shares traded. Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) has risen 11.86% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.31% the S&P500.

Analog Devices, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a portfolio of solutions that leverage analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing technology, including integrated circuits , algorithms, software, and subsystems. The company has market cap of $33.75 billion. It offers data converter products, which translate real-world analog signals into digital data, as well as translates digital data into analog signals; high-performance amplifiers to condition analog signals; and radio frequency ICs to support cellular infrastructure. It has a 43.06 P/E ratio. The firm also provides MEMS technology solutions, including accelerometers used to sense acceleration, gyroscopes to sense rotation, and inertial measurement units to sense multiple degrees of freedom.

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