Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) PT Raised to $92.00 at Stifel Nicolaus

Highstreet Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Newmont Mining Corp. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $20.48B market cap company. It closed at $11.9 lastly. Pioneer Municipal High Income Trust (MHI) has declined 13.94% since February 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.19% the S&P500.

First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services increased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 30.86% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Albion Financial Group sold 6,674 shares as Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)'s stock rose 4.75%. The Roosevelt Investment Group Inc holds 162,129 shares with $12.08 million value, up from 146,129 last quarter. Hendershot Investments Inc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $714.04B market cap company. About 30.60 million shares traded or 7.87% up from the average.

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) had its price objective increased by investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets to $100.00 in a research report issued on Friday, January 26th, Marketbeat.com reports. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500.

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Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $5.98 million activity. The insider COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE sold 26,763 shares worth $1.98 million. BidaskClub raised shares of Microsoft Corporation from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Therefore 54% are positive. Sap Ag had 56 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, December 7, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Hold" on Wednesday, January 3. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, November 17 to "Buy". On Friday, August 7 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Buy". On Tuesday, April 26 the stock rating was initiated by Macquarie Research with "Neutral". On Friday, January 19 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. Finally, Morgan Stanley reissued an overweight rating and set a $80.00 price target on shares of Microsoft Corporation in a research report on Thursday, July 13th. Kemnay Advisory Services Inc bought 29,184 shares as the company's stock rose 22.58% with the market.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.47, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 40 investors sold MSFT shares while 952 reduced holdings. Probabilities Fund Management LLC acquired a new position in Microsoft in the fourth quarter valued at $1,524,000. Natl Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation invested in 113.07M shares. Foster Dykema Cabot & Com Ma, Massachusetts-based fund reported 139,258 shares. Mathes Inc owns 2.15% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 61,397 shares. LMPMF's SI was 4.66M shares in February as released by FINRA. Ironwood Investment Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 27,479 shares or 0.56% of their U.S. portfolio. Kingfisher Capital Ltd Company stated it has 1.61% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). About 5.16M shares traded. Hm Payson Company has invested 2.88% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Investors of record on Thursday, February 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.42 per share. Blackrock holds 2.12M shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Trellus Management Company Llc, which manages about $123.52 million and $73.00 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Tesaro Inc (NASDAQ:TSRO) by 3,100 shares to 11,519 shares, valued at $1.49 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Moreover, Menora Mivtachim Hldg has 0.01% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

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Puplava Financial Services Inc increased Ishares Gold Trust (IAU) stake by 32,431 shares to 163,440 valued at $2.01 million in 2017Q3. About 17,650 shares traded. inTEST Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:INTT) has risen 107.79% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Microsoft's Q4 2018 earnings at $0.96 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $3.64 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $0.93 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $1.01 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.92 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $1.05 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $3.90 EPS. Its down 0.12, from 1.25 in 2017Q2. Shares for $229,311 were sold by Engel E Randall. 21 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. Eastern Comml Bank holds 224,836 shares or 1.19% of its portfolio. Marathon Cap Management holds 33,303 shares. Strategic Advsr Ltd Liability reported 75,257 shares or 2.43% of all its holdings. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 0.01% or 6,084 shares. Artemis Investment Mngmt Llp reported 0.74% stake. The hedge fund run by Rob Butts held 2.25M shares of the miscellaneous company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $141.95 million, down from 2.28 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. California Pub Employees Retirement reported 31,576 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Perritt invested in 27,900 shares. Asset Planning Services Ltd. now owns 1,737 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 837 shares during the last quarter. Moreover, Greatmark Invest Ptnrs has 4.64% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 162,929 shares. Qs Invsts Ltd Com accumulated 96,317 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Quantbot Tech LP holds 0% in Nautilus, Inc. Legal & General Group Plc grew its holdings in shares of Microsoft by 1.1% during the second quarter.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $70.47 million activity. Microsoft accounts for 1.0% of Heritage Wealth Advisors' portfolio, making the stock its 19th largest position. The company's quarterly revenue was up 11.9% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that Microsoft will post 3.64 earnings per share for the current year. Therefore 79% are positive. Nautilus Group had 24 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:NLS) rating on Wednesday, September 28. Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and $123 target. The rating was maintained by Imperial Capital with "In-Line" on Wednesday, February 22. The firm has "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Thursday, January 25. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 27 by Piper Jaffray. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by Barclays Capital. Sterne Agee CRT maintained Nautilus, Inc. Schwartz Counsel reported 3,330 shares stake. Also, insider Frank H. Brod sold 18,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th.

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