Thursday May 23, 2019 Change -1.17% Price $126.18
Chart period: 2019-02-25 - 2019-05-23




Social Sentiment for MSFT

Today's data is from 54 opinions on StockTwits provided by IEX Cloud.
Bullish vs. Bearish opinions
Weighted Sentiment 0.27

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Microsoft Corporation Forecast and Stock Analysis

Technical MSFT stock analysis for Thursday May 23, 2019.

Hold candidate since 2019-05-23
Shorts n/a
Insider % n/a
Institutional % n/a
Beta 1.40
ROA 14.35%
Price to book USD 10.31
P/E Ratio 27.90
Next Earnings Date 2019-07-17

Microsoft Corporation fell by -1.17% in the last day ( Thursday, 23rd May 2019 ) from $127.67 to $126.18 During day the stock fluctuated 1.24% from a day low at $124.74 to a day high of $126.29. The price has risen in 6 of the last 10 days and is up by 0.54% over the past 2 weeks. Volume has increased in the last day by 8.01 million shares, but on falling prices. This may be an early warning and the risk will be increased slightly for the next couple of days. In total, 23.15 million shares bought and sold for approximately $2 921.02 million.

Quick summary:

  • 30 day high of the MSFT stock price was $131.37 and low was $123.04.
  • 90 day high was $131.37 and low was $108.80.
  • 52 week high for the Microsoft Corporation - $131.37 and low - $93.96.


Microsoft Corporation lies in the lower part of a strong rising trend in the short term, and this will normally pose a very good buying opportunity. A break down the bottom trend line at $125.75 will firstly indicate a slower raising rate, but may also be a early warning for a trend shift. Given the current short-term trend, the stock is expected to rise 15.9% during the next 3 months and, with 90% probability hold a price between $145.75 and $157.28 at the end of this period.

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There are mixed signals in the stock today. A sales signal was issued from a pivot top point on Thursday May 16, 2019, which indicates further falls until a new bottom pivot has been found. Volume rose on falling prices yesterday. This may be an early warning and the stock should be followed more closely. Microsoft Corporation holds a sales signal from the short-term moving average; at the same time, however, there is a buy signal from the long-term average. Since the short-term average is above the long-term average there is a general buy signal in the stock. On further gains, the stock will meet resistance from the short-term moving average at approximately $127.14. On a fall, the stock will find some support from the long-term average at approximately $124.95. A break-up through the short-term average will send a buy signal, whereas a breakdown through the long-term average will send a sales signal.

The stock had a Golden Star Signal* on Tuesday December 11, 2018 in the medium-term chart.

* Golden Star Signal* is when the short-term moving average, the long-term moving average, and price line meet in a special combination. This combination is very rare and often followed by long and strong gains for the stock in question.

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A sell signal from a double top formation was found on Thursday May 16, 2019 and based on theory for this formation the price should fall by -8.80% to $120.10 within 9 trading days since signal was issued (Thursday May 30, 2019).

Relative Strength Index (RSI)

RSI14 is 43 and the stock is currently not being overbought or oversold

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Support & Resistance

On the downside, the stock finds support just below today's level from accumulated volume at $117.65 and $115.91.

There is natural risk involved when a stock is testing a support level, since if this is broken, the stock then may fall to the next support level. In this case, Microsoft Corporation finds support just below today's level at $117.65. If this is broken, then the next support from accumulated volume will be at $115.91 and $114.50.

Support: $117.65 Price: $126.18 Resistance: $127.13


This stock is usually traded at good volume, and with minor daily changes the risk is considered to be low. During the last day, the stock moved $1.55 (1.24%) between high and low. For the last week, the stock has had a daily average volatility of 1.36%.

Our recommended stoploss: $121.18 (-3.96%) (This stock has low daily movements and this gives low risk. There is a sell signal from pivot top found 5 days ago.)

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Average volatility

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Microsoft Corporation holds several positive signals, but we still don't find these to be enough for a buy-recommendation. At the current level we recommend to hold or accumulate in this position whilst awaiting for further development. Due to some small weaknesses in the technical picture we have downgraded our recommendation for this stock since last evaluation from a Buy Candidate to a Hold/Accumulate.

The general sentiment holds a neutral evaluation of the stock right now. The sentiment is based upon 54 votes on StockTwits.

Hold/Accumulate Downgraded
Previous Hold Today MSFT ranks #1156 as HOLD CANDIDATE #1156 Next Hold
MSFT $126.18 ($-1.49 -1.17%)
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