Chipmaker Micron Know-how (MU) is eyeing its first shut above the 40-day transferring common since late February, after bouncing off a pullback to the $53 area earlier this month. The shares sport a 20% year-to-date achieve forward of the corporate’s second-quarter monetary report, which is due out after the shut on Tuesday, March 28.
So far as post-earnings reactions are involved, Micron Know-how inventory has a usually adverse historical past. The shares have completed 5 periods decrease, together with a 5.7% drop following their August 2021 report. Previously two years, MU averaged a transfer of 4.1%, no matter course, however the choices pits are pricing in an even bigger swing of 8.9% this time round.
Brief-term choices merchants have been way more pessimistic than ordinary. That is per the fairness’s Schaeffer’s put/name open curiosity ratio (SOIR) of 1.49 that ranks within the ninety fifth percentile of its annual readings. Echoing this, MU’s 10-day put/name quantity ratio of two on the Worldwide Securities Change (ISE), Cboe Choices Change (CBOE), and NASDAQ OMX PHLX (PHLX) sits greater than 96% of readings from the previous yr.
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