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Business Software & Services Stocks Under Scanner -- Microsoft, Cognizant Technology Solutions, CA Inc., and Citrix Systems

NEW YORK, January 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

Stock-Callers.com scans the recent performances of four equities in the Business Software and Services space, namely: Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ: CTSH), CA Inc. (NASDAQ: CA), and Citrix Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CTXS). These companies are part of the Technology sector which was slightly lower just before the closing bell on Thursday, January 12th, 2017, with shares of Tech companies in the S&P 500 retreating about 0.3%. You can access our complimentary research reports on these stocks now at:

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Microsoft
 

Redmond, Washington headquartered Microsoft Corp.'s shares declined 0.92%, closing Thursday's trading session at $62.61. The stock recorded a trading volume of 20.90 million shares. Shares of the Company have advanced 0.71% in the past month, 10.37% in the previous three months, and 0.76% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 2.41% above its 50-day moving average and 12.08% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Microsoft, which develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices worldwide, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 54.68.

On January 06th, 2017, Microsoft will publish Q2 FY17 financial results after the close of the market on January 26th, 2017, on its Investor Relations website. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. PT.

On January 11th, 2017, research firm Wells Fargo initiated an 'Outperform' rating on the Company's stock. Visit us today and download your complete report on MSFT for free at:

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Cognizant Technology Solutions  

On Thursday, Teaneck, New Jersey headquartered Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 3.60 million shares, and ended the day 0.04% lower at $56.99. The Company's shares have advanced 1.97% in the last month, 14.03% over the previous three months, and 1.71% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average by 3.23%. Furthermore, shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions, which provides IT, consulting, and business process services worldwide, have an RSI of 55.36.

On January 10th, 2017, Cognizant announced that Santa Clara Family Health Plan, a California-based health plan, selected Cognizant's leading TriZetto software solutions to support the overall administration of its business operations on a single, modern healthcare platform designed for efficiency, flexibility and improved member and provider experiences.

On January 10th, 2017, research firm Loop Capital initiated a 'Hold' rating on the Company's stock. The complimentary research report on CTSH can be accessed at:

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CA Inc. 

New York headquartered CA Inc.'s stock finished the day 0.18% higher at $33.06 with a total trading volume of 1.65 million shares. The Company's shares have gained 3.90% in the last one month, 2.81% in the previous three months, and 4.06% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 3.89% and 3.51%, respectively. Additionally, shares of CA Inc., which provides IT management software and solutions that help organizations plan, develop, manage, and secure applications and IT infrastructure in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 58.05.

On January 04th, 2017, CA Technologies announced that it will host a conference call and webcast at 5 p.m. ET on January 24th, 2017, to discuss financial results for Q3 FY17, which ended on December 31st, 2016. The Company stated that the webcast will contain forward-looking statements and other material information.

On January 11th, 2017, research firm Wells Fargo initiated an 'Underperform' rating on the Company's stock. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the PDF research report on CA at:

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Citrix Systems  

Shares in Fort Lauderdale, Florida headquartered Citrix Systems Inc. ended yesterday's session 0.51% lower at $91.10. The stock recorded a trading volume of 815,560 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 2.51% in the last one month, 9.32% over the previous three months, and 2.00% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 3.18% and 7.03% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Moreover, shares of Citrix Systems, which develops and sells products and services that enable delivery of applications and data over public, private, or hybrid clouds or networks to various types of devices, have an RSI of 56.96.

On January 09th, 2017, Citrix announced the acquisition of Unidesk, the inventor of the groundbreaking Windows application packaging and management technology known as layering. Application compatibility is one of the most important criteria to getting the value out of any layering solution, and Unidesk stands apart in the industry as having vastly greater application compatibility compared to the competition.

On January 11th, 2017, research firm Wells Fargo initiated a 'Market Perform' rating on the Company's stock. Get free access to your research report on CTXS at:

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