MU : Analysis & Opinions

  1. 2 Tech Stocks Positioned for Upward Momentum

    January 17, 2017
    The outlook remains optimistic for the expanding Square Inc. and Micron Technology Inc.
  2. Cramer: Apple's Woes Boost These 2 Tech Stocks

    January 17, 2017
    CNBC's Jim Cramer recommends Micron, Western Digital—two flash plays he sees as undervalued.
  3. Analyst: Micron to Secure Strong Returns in 2017

    January 13, 2017
    Loop Capital's Betsy Van Hees sees the U.S. chipmaker continuing to benefit from rising prices.
  4. 2 Chipmakers That Had Comebacks in 2016

    January 3, 2017
    A DRAM market revival and a Japanese takeover lifted these two U.S. chipmakers.
  5. 2 Tech Stock Positioned to Outperform in 2017

    December 28, 2016
    VMware and Micron are positioned to benefit from hybrid cloud solutions and DRAM chips.
  6. Analyst: Micron Is a High-Growth Pick for 2017

    December 27, 2016
    Analyst says the Boise, Idaho-based DRAM and NAND chipmaker is positioned to gain from core markets.
  7. Behind Micron’s Over 60% Surge in 2016

    December 26, 2016
    A sustained supply shortage in the DRAM market helped restore profitability for the chipmaker.
  8. Analysts Weigh In on Micron’s FYQ1 Beat

    December 23, 2016
    Analysts upgrade the stock and lift price targets, noting foreseen strength in the DRAM industry.
  9. Micron Technology Soars on Q1 Earnings, Guidance

    December 22, 2016
    There was a lot to like about Boise, Idaho-based Micron Technology's (NASDAQ: MU) fiscal 2017 first quarter. And based on ...
  10. Analyst: Hynix Better Memory Chip Play Than Micron

    December 22, 2016
    Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst Simon Don-je touts the South Korean chip manufacturer.
  11. Micron Could Rise 50% in Coming Months (MU)

    December 22, 2016
    Micron jumped more than 10% after strong earnings and could enter a beneficial cycle that supports significant gains in the ...
  12. Micron Shares Surge on Strong Guidance

    December 22, 2016
    The U.S. DRAM chip manufacturer foresees favorable supply-demand dynamics to persist into 2017.
  13. Micron Restores Growth in FYQ1

    December 22, 2016
    Shares of the U.S. chipmaker are up 12% in pre-market trading after posting an earnings beat.
  14. What to Expect from Micron’s Upcoming Earnings

    December 20, 2016
    As investors applaud a DRAM chip revival, expectations are high for Micron to meet or beat Q1 targets.
  15. Analyst: Micron to Deliver Q1 Earnings Beat

    December 14, 2016
    Betsy Can Hees of Loop Capital sees continuing benefits from strength in NAND and DRAM market.
  16. Micron Warns China Could Flood Memory Chip Market

    December 13, 2016
    Shares of Micron Technology (NASDAQ: MU) fell 2% on Monday after CEO Mark Durcan warned that China could flood the memory ...
  17. Micron Closes $4.0 billion Inotera Deal

    December 12, 2016
    After closing on the $4B acquisition of Inotera Memories, Idaho-based Micron is the biggest foreign investor in Taiwan.
  18. Citi Bullish on Micron, Shares Rally

    December 8, 2016
    Analysts issue a buy rating on the stock, along with a price target indicating a 57% upside.
  19. Micron Completes $4B Inotera Acquisition (MU)

    December 6, 2016
    The leading DRAM chip manufacturer will acquire the remaining stake in Taiwanese Inotera, expecting immediate accretion to ...
  20. Micron Touts All-Flash Data Centers (MU)

    December 5, 2016
    The chip maker's new SSD family is positioned to help IT with easy migration "to bridge the infrastructure divide to tomorrow's ...
  21. Analysts: Positive Trends for Chipmakers (INTC, QCOM)

    December 5, 2016
    The Semiconductor Industry Association indicates global chip sales up 10% in October YOY, driven by strength in microprocessor, ...
  22. Micron Offers Insight into Inotera Buy (MU)

    December 1, 2016
    The U.S. chip maker ups fiscal Q1 guidance at a Credit Suisse conference, expecting deal with Taiwanese Inotera to be "immediately ...
  23. Analysts Up Micron PT on Higher Q1 Guidance (MU)

    November 30, 2016
    Analysts point to strong DRAM market conditions, a possible china partnership and pending acquisition of Inotera as growth ...
  24. Micron Ups Guidance at Credit Suisse Conf. (MU)

    November 29, 2016
    The semiconductor manufacturer says improving market conditions will drive enhanced results which exceed or meet the high ...
  25. Wait For A Pullback To Buy Micron Technology (MU)

    November 28, 2016
    Micron Technology has entered a new uptrend but the rally has reached a resistance level that's likely to trigger a reversal ...
  26. Breakouts Expected in Tight Ranging Stocks (MU, STX)

    October 31, 2016
    Strong trends followed by a tight sideways channel over the last several weeks makes these stocks good candidates for a breakout ...
  27. Nanya Will Reveal Micron Deal Details in Nov. (MU)

    October 11, 2016
    Nanya Technology will buy up to $1 billion, or 5%, of the U.S. chip maker as part of Micron's acquisition of Taiwanese DRAM ...
  28. Analysts Confident in These 2 Tech Stocks for Q4 (PANW, MU)

    October 7, 2016
    Enterprise security leader Palo Alto Networks and chip manufacturer Micron are both posed to fare well in the ensuing Q4 ...
  29. Analysts Take on Micron’s Q4 Earnings (MU)

    October 5, 2016
    Bears remain skeptical of newly announced accounting changes and criticize the DRAM manufacturer's high expenses despite ...
  30. Inotera: Micron Merger Will Close by Dec. (MU)

    October 5, 2016
    The Taiwanese DRAM manufacturer saw its stock surge amid news of the deal close, just as Micron's fiscal Q4 results indicate ...
  31. Micron Swings to a Loss, but Beats on Guidance

    October 5, 2016
    Semiconductor maker Micron Technology (NASDAQ: MU) reported a net loss for both its fiscal fourth quarter and full-year ...
  32. Micron Reports Better-Than-Expected Earnings (MU)

    October 4, 2016
    The leading DRAM and NAND memory chip manufacturer beat the Street's consensus estimates, posting its smallest revenue decline ...
  33. Stocks: 3Q Winners and Losers

    October 3, 2016
    The winning stocks during the third quarter reflected investors' increasing willingness to take risks
  34. What to Expect From Micron’s Q4 Earnings (MU)

    September 30, 2016
    The leading DRAM chip maker revises fiscal Q4 earnings guidance upward in light of current market conditions.
  35. China Wants to Buy a U.S. Chip Maker (MU)

    September 26, 2016
    As China attempts placate its booming domestic demand for high-tech chips, a prospective Analogix takeover could pave the ...
  36. How Far Will DRAM Market Lift Micron? (MU)

    September 23, 2016
    Despite uncertainty in the DRAM memory chip market riding on a sustained supply shortage, analysts maintain a bullish outlook ...
  37. Investors Rally to Micron: Is it Sustainable? (MU, INTC)

    September 19, 2016
    lntel's Q3 guidance indicates positive PC market signs and lifts Micron stock, as the semiconductor continues to rely on ...
  38. Semiconductor Stocks Solid Amid Bull Market (SOXX)

    September 13, 2016
    The PHLX Semiconductor Index has spiked more than 40% this year as bullish investors bank on heightened commodity demand ...
  39. Analysts Bullish on Chip Maker Micron (MU)

    September 12, 2016
    Wells Fargo, UBS and Credit Suisse up price targets and reiterate buy positions on Micron stock as the company benefits from ...
  40. What's Behind Micron Technology's Soaring Price (MU)

    September 6, 2016
    Investors with confidence in the the memory chip commodity industry point to price stabilization as the key to growth for ...
  41. Micron at Resistance After Healthy Recovery Wave (MU)

    September 6, 2016
    Micron has lifted into an uptrend after pounding out a first quarter double bottom but has now reached major resistance, ...
  42. Analysts are Eyeing These 3 Technology Stocks (SINA, MU, CSCO)

    September 4, 2016
    Investors act on relevant company news and key market shifts, buying up these three hot stocks and helping to lift share ...
  43. Morgan Stanley Bullish on Micron, Raises Price Target

    September 1, 2016
    Following Micron's strength in commodity pricing, analysts predict the memory manufacturer to make a comeback after its 2 ...
  44. Who is Driving Micron's Management Team

    August 12, 2016
    Four key members of the Micron Technology management team and board of directors make important decisions about the company's ...
  45. Semiconductors Reach Multi-year High (SOX, QCOM)

    July 27, 2016
    Semiconductor stocks have hit a record high, as measured by the PHLX Semiconductor Index (SOX)
  46. Micron Technology Soars on Takeover Rumors

    July 25, 2016
    Long-suffering Micron Technology (NASDAQ: MU) shareholders got a boost on Monday following its shareholder rights filing ...
  47. Micron Stocks Fall 8% on Q3 Loss, Job Cuts (MU)

    June 30, 2016
    Micron not only reported third quarter revenue that missed Wall Street's estimates, the company announced layoffs citing ...
  48. Seth Klarman Predicts a Tough Road Ahead for MU,PYPL

    June 29, 2016
    In Q1, billionaire hedge fund manager Seth Klarman reduced his stake in PYPL while completely selling out of PYPL. Let's ...
  49. Micron Stock Soars Ahead of Q3 Earnings (MU)

    June 29, 2016
    Wall Street expects the memory chip maker to deliver year-over-year declines in both earnings per share and revenue.
  50. Breakout Stocks on the Radar (GILD, MMM)

    June 8, 2016
    If these stocks break above short-term resistance they have room to run.
  51. Why Micron Stock Soared 18% in May (MU)

    June 6, 2016
    Despite Micron's PC struggles, sentiments about its business have taken a drastic turn toward the positive.
  52. 4 Ways Tsinghua Would Benefit From Micron Acquisition (MU)

    May 2, 2016
    Discover the benefits that Tsinghua Unigroup might have realized with its acquisition of Micron Technology, as well as the ...
  53. Micron Stock Surges on 'Strong Buy' Upgrade (MU)

    April 18, 2016
    The rating upgrade and the bullishness implied by Raymond James' price target weren't exactly full endorsements of Micron's ...
  54. Earnings May Not Be as Bad as the Analysts Think (WBA, AYI)

    April 11, 2016
    Analysts have donned their sackcloth and are wailing in the Street, but perhaps they shouldn't be so pessimistic.
  55. 3 Short Sales With S&P 500 Laggards (MU, MS)

    April 5, 2016
    S&P 500 components that failed to participate in the 2-month rally should offer profitable short sales in coming weeks.
  56. Why Micron Stock Climbed 5% Last Week (MU)

    April 4, 2016
    Micron's earnings results didn't justify diving into the stock, but the report did reveal that Micron might have already ...
  57. Micron Stock Falls on Analysts' Warning (MU)

    March 25, 2016
    Micron stock continues to get punished for its ties to the woeful PC market.
  58. Why Micron's Stock Climbed Despite Downgrade (MU)

    March 21, 2016
    It would seem Micron investors believe the optimal time to sell MU shares has already come and gone, taking the news as, ...
  59. Analyzing Micron's Return on Equity (MU, NVDA)

    March 7, 2016
    Learn about Micron Technology's return on equity. What does DuPont analysis tell investors about the company's ROE relative ...
  60. How and Why the New iPhone Affects Micron (AAPL, MU)

    February 20, 2016
    Learn how Micron’s gains from Apple’s decision to boost the DRAM capacity of the iPhone 6s remain muted by Apple’s decision ...
  61. Security Concerns Nix Chinese Semiconductor Bid

    February 17, 2016
    San Jose-based Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. rejected a $2.46 billion takeover bid from Chinese state-backed ...
  62. The Top 5 Large Cap Semiconductor Stocks for 2016 (AMAT, AVGO)

    January 5, 2016
    Discover the top five large-cap semiconductors that are expected to grow in 2016, including a summary of each company and ...
  63. At Bottom, Micron Technology Is Looking Up

    January 5, 2016
    The market continues to focuses on Micron's revenue struggles, which lead to its fiscal first quarter miss, while ignoring ...
  64. The Basics Of Trading Chip Stocks (INTC, TXN)

    December 15, 2015
    Semiconductor companies offer an endless variety of trading and investment opportunities.
  65. 8 Blue Chip Stocks with Low P/E Ratios

    December 1, 2015
    Discover why the price/earnings (P/E) ratio is important in determining the relative value of a stock and find out which ...
  66. The Semiconductor Sector is on the Verge of a Breakout (SMH, ...

    November 18, 2015
    The semiconductor sector may be on the verge of a major breakout that provides market leadership in 2016.
  67. SanDisk Shares Soar on Possible Sale (MU, SNDK)

    October 14, 2015
    Sandisk (NASDAQ: SNDK), the third largest manufacturer of flash memory in the world after Samsung and Toshiba, is reportedly ...
  68. Micron Stock Soars Despite Tepid Earnings (MU)

    October 6, 2015
    When does reporting a revenue decline of 15% compared to the year-ago period and a more than 50% freefall in earnings-per-share ...
  69. Micron Earnings Slump but Don't Disappoint (MU)

    October 2, 2015
    NAND and DRAM manufacturer Micron (NYSE: MKC) reported fiscal 2015 fourth quarter and year-end results on Thursday. Here's ...
  70. Strategizing for a Market Fall...or Rally (LEN, HRL)

    August 24, 2015
    The downtrend isn't confirmed yet, so be prepared with trades for whether the stock market rallies or continues to fall. ...
  71. Micron Technology Stock Slide Continues (MU)

    August 21, 2015
    Pricing pressure on dynamic random access memory, or DRAM, has long been a concern of industry pundits for key supplier ...
  72. Intel and Micron Unveil Next-Gen Memory Technology (INTC, MU)

    August 3, 2015
    Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) and Micron Technology (NASDAQ: MU) recently announced the development of a next-gen memory chip that ...
  73. Micron Technology Surges on Buyout Talk (MU, INTC)

    July 14, 2015
    At $21 a share, the rumored bid from China-based, state owned Tsinghua Unigroup for Micron Technology (NASDAQ: MU) -- should ...
  74. 5 Things Micron's Management Wants You to Know (INTC, MU)

    June 30, 2015
    Shares of memory-maker Micron (NASDAQ: MU) haven't had the greatest year. Following the disappointing earnings results and ...
  75. Will DRAM Supply Dictate the Future of Micron? (MU)

    June 12, 2015
    Fluctuating DRAM prices over the past few years have had a profound impact on companies in the semiconductor sector, such ...
  76. Is Now The Time to Buy Micron Technology Stock?

    April 22, 2015
    Micron Technology stock prices may rise as global computing demands increase.
  77. What Is Intel's Flash Memory Strategy? (INTC, MU)

    April 6, 2015
    There has been a lot of talk about Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) participating in the market for flash-based solid-state storage. ...
  78. Micron Technology: Big Bargain or Value Trap? (MU)

    April 1, 2015
    Value investors are trained to look for stocks that appear to be trading at discounts to prevailing market conditions, and ...
  79. These Astute Bets Helped Hedge Funds Win Big

    May 13, 2014
    Some astute bets helped hedge fund managers increase their average take by 50% in 2013, though the majority of funds were ...