|Bid||233.95 x 900|
|Ask||234.98 x 900|
|Day's Range||232.71 - 239.11|
|52 Week Range||96.00 - 242.87|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||9.60%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.25|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.35%|
The ISM Manufacturing PMI for the United States rose to 60.7 in December 2020 from 57.5 in November and beat forecasts of 56.6.
Investors see a better year ahead for the memory chip maker Micron Technology. Barron’s took a bullish stance on Micron in a Tech Trader column in the November 16 edition of Barron’s, noting a prediction by Wireless Fund manager Paul Meeks that the stock could double as earnings improve. Micron chief business officer Sumit Sadana told me in an interview for that column that the company had survived the pandemic in strong shape.
The stock market closed mostly higher Friday after an up and down session in which small caps outperformed for a second straight day. Leading stocks also came out in better shape.