Microchip Technology Incorporated News: Why MCHP Stock Is Zooming Higher Today

Microchip Technology Incorporated [MCHP] shares are up more than 43.47% this year and recently increased 0.01% or $1.13 to settle at $138.51. Analysts expect MCHP to grow earnings at a 10.10% annual rate over the next 5 years. MCHP has a short ratio of 6.60. This implies that the market is currently less bullish on the outlook for MCHP.

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On 30, November 2020, CORRECTION — Microchip Technology to Present at the 2020 Wells Fargo TMT Summit. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, In a release issued under the same headline earlier today by Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP), please note that, in paragraph one, the time of the company’s presentation at the 2020 Wells Fargo TMT Summit should be 2:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). The corrected release follows:.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Microchip Technology Incorporated [NASDAQ:MCHP] stock was on November 06, 2020, when it was Reiterated with a Buy rating from B. Riley Securities, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $130 to $145. Before that, on November 06, 2020, Cowen Recapitulated a Market perform rating and elevated its amount target to $125. On November 06, 2020, Citigroup Downgrade a Neutral rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $128 to $134. On October 19, 2020, Morgan Stanley Upgrade an Overweight rating and increased its price target to $131. On August 05, 2020, Cowen Reiterated a Market perform rating and decreased its price target to $102. On June 19, 2020, Loop Capital Initiated a Buy rating and boosted its amount on this stock to $120. On June 16, 2020, Morgan Stanley Reiterated an Equal-weight rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $81 to $109. On June 03, 2020 B. Riley FBR Upgrade a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $125.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $53.15 and a peak of $138.84. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $136.19. At the most recent market close, shares of Microchip Technology Incorporated [NASDAQ:MCHP] were valued at $138.51. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 0.59%.


Microchip Technology Incorporated [NASDAQ:MCHP] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.31 billion, which represented growth of -2.10%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $293,011 per employee, while its income is $31,700 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 61.30%, its Operating Margin is 12.60%, its Pretax Margin is +2.85, and its Net Margin is +10.82. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 3.19, 10.50, 4.50 and 3.96 respectively.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 63.27 and the whole liability to whole assets at 55.21. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 58.97 and enduring liability to assets at 0.51 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 136.92 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 135.33. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 140.31 and at 142.11 for 2nd resistance point.

Microchip Technology Incorporated [MCHP] reported its earnings at $1.56 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $1.43/share signifying the difference of 0.13 and 9.10% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $1.56 calling estimates for $1.43/share with the difference of 0.13 depicting the surprise of 9.10%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Microchip Technology Incorporated [NASDAQ:MCHP] is 1.10. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.25. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 3.29, it’s amount to book ratio is 2.98 and showing 59.02 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by CHAPMAN MATTHEW W, Director, and it was the sale of 500.0 shares on Nov 23. DREHOBL STEPHEN V, the Senior VP, MCU8/MCU16 BU, completed a sale of 2956.0 shares on Nov 23. On Nov 23, Bjornholt James Eric, Senior VP and CFO, completed a sale of 1533.0 shares.