Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT) Executives are Making Moves with Their Shares

By George MacDonald

Today, the CAO of Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT), Frank Brod, sold shares of MSFT for $359.7k.

In addition to Frank Brod, one other MSFT executive reported Sell trades in the last month.

The company has a one year high of $56.77 and a one year low of $39.17. Currently, Microsoft Corp has an average volume of 48.41M. MSFT’s market cap is $392.7B and the company has a P/E ratio of 39.58%.

Based on 23 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $57.61, reflecting a -13.4% downside. Five different firms, including Merrill Lynch and Citigroup, currently also have a Sell rating on the stock.

Looking at blogger coverage of MSFT, there is a 82% Bullish tendency on the stock, in relation to a 75% average bullish tendency within the Technology sector.

Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on Microsoft Corp has been negative based on 83 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is lower than the average sector sentiment of insiders.