MACD Oscillator Analysis for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for the period of 9-Day stands at 79.38% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 67.58%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indictor of a certain security, currently Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Buy”.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) opened the session at $74.31 and after going up 1.05% closed at $74.76. The stock gained 0.45 points in the last trade.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $74.31 and $74.94 during the previous active session. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) traded with the volume of 17.46 Million with average volume of 22.92 Million. The stock has LOW volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.02 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.96 and 61.3 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is at 1.4% and the shares outstanding are 7.74 Billion.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stands at 2.09% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 27.61 while Forward P/E shows the value of 20.7.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 2.75. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 6.43 and 7.97 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 4.35 and 29.62 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stands at 2.4 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 2.5.

Return on Assets ROA of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is at 9.4% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stand at 30.2% and 12.8% respectively.

The payout ratio of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stands at 55.9%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 1.11% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 4.69%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 7.14% while six month performance of the shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) remained bullish with the count of 15.53%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) remained up at 33% and 20.31% respectively.