MicroStrategy stock: buy or sell

MSTR stock price: $583.67 -9.71% At close on Jun 21st, 2021

Updated on:
Jun 22nd, 2021


MicroStrategy stock brief

  • MicroStrategy closed on Monday at $583.67 after sinking a -9.71%.
  • Citigroup posted a strong sell rating for MicroStrategy on Tuesday, with a target of $360.00
  • From the chart point view, price is drawing a scaled uptrend since mid-May with higher tops and higher bottoms. Up to date, the uptrend marked a 41.81% gain since the beginning of this rally
  • MicroStrategy Incorporated provides enterprise analytics software and services worldwide.

Should I buy MicroStrategy stock?

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Is $MSTR stock a buy?

Currently, MicroStrategy stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean $MSTR will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell MicroStrategy stock?

Knowing when to sell a stock is even harder than knowing when to buy it. Much like when we have to buy shares, choosing when is appropiate to sell is not a haphazard decision, and we must follow our own trading strategy. Our trading system selects very simple strategies to guide us on when is a good time to sell a stock. Be aware that these strategies should not be used for selling short MicroStrategy stock

A guiding principle is that you should never hold an investment that generates losses greater than those expected upon purchase. The timing to sell your stock should always be dictated by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell MicroStrategy stock?

In the current situation of MicroStrategy there is not any eligible sell setup, so MicroStrategy stock holders with operations in green can keep their positions

MicroStrategy ratings

In the last month, 2 analyst ratings were published for MicroStrategy

MicroStrategy analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
May 24th, 2021
Jefferies Financial Group Neutral
Jun 22nd, 2021
Citigroup Strong sellStrong sell

MicroStrategy stock analysis

Since in mid-May, MicroStrategy has been drawing an uptrend that by now marked an amazing 41.81%. The price shows rising peaks and troughs, and along the way gave very few buying opportunities for those who wanted to invest. Latest pullback was on June 8, when price bounced at $427.93. Now, the price moves in a consolidation between its last top ($647.65) and its last bottom ($427.93)

SMAs overview

MSTR stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistances are:

  • R1: $647.65 (10.96% above)
  • R2: $810.00 (38.78% above)
  • R3: $882.10 (51.13% above)
  • The current supports are:

  • S1: $566.00 (-3.03% below)
  • S2: $537.22 (-7.96% below)
  • S3: $502.06 (-13.98% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price surpassed the upper band last Friday, the price dropped by 9.88%

    MSTR stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    When the fluctuates for so long below 70 and above 30, without indicating moments of overvaluation and undervaluation, the indicator turns out to be of little use, and we are currently in one of these cases.

    MSTR stock RSI chart

    MicroStrategy stock price history

    MicroStrategy went public priced at an adjusted price1 of $80.00 on Jun 1998. Since then, MSTR stock surged by 629.59%, with an average of 27.37% per year. If you had invested $1,000USD in MicroStrategy stock on Jun 1998, it would have a value of $7,295.88 today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    MSTR stock price history chart

    Price target for MicroStrategy stock

    Nobody can predict how much a share will be priced in the future. Banks and financial organisations post their analysis predicting how a stock will performance in the future.

    The following table shows the price predictions published by financial institutions in the last 30 days. If you are a small investor you should not trade based on these price targets.

    The average price target for MicroStrategy stock calculated from the table below is $450.00. MicroStrategy closed at $583.67 on Monday, so the target price is forecasting a decrease by 22.90%.

    MicroStrategy stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    May 24th, 2021
    Jefferies Financial Group $700.00$540.00
    Jun 22nd, 2021
    Citigroup $450.00$360.00

    Earnings and financials

    MicroStrategy ($MSTR) hosted the quarterly earnings event and posted the report last April. MicroStrategy surpassed market estimates and presented of $1.54, that is a 185.19% better than expected compared to the forecasts of $0.54. On the other hand, reported revenues were $122.9 million versus estimates of $111.9 million.

    In comparing, the EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.07, so posted EPS means a improvement of 2,100.00%. Looking at revenue, figures went up a 10.30% compared to $1.1B same quarter 12 months ago.

    MicroStrategy ($MSTR) releases Q2 financial report late next July. Estimated for this quarter is $1.03, compared to $1.54 that was reported for Q1.

    MicroStrategy performance

    MSTR performance compared
    MicroStrategy ($MSTR) 23.70% -18.60% 97.90%

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    MicroStrategy summary

    Monday, June 21st, 2021
    Day range$577 - $614
    Previous close$646.46
    Session gain-9.71%
    Average true range$48.33
    50d mov avg$577.55
    100d mov avg$671.95
    200d mov avg$469.15
    Earnings dateJuly 27th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is MicroStrategy stock symbol?

    MicroStrategy Incorporated is a public company trading in the US stock market with the MSTR symbol

    Is MicroStrategy stock a buy or sell?

    MicroStrategy received 2 ratings in the last 30 days: 0 bullish, 1 bearish and 1 neutral.

    Will MSTR go up?

    MicroStrategy had different price predictions issued by market analysts in the last 4 weeks forecasting the target price to $450.00. That is a 22.90% than the last price ($583.67).