Technology Sector Update for 09/27/2019: NCTY, PRGS, MU, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG

Top Technology Stocks:

MSFT: +0.24%

AAPL: +0.21%

IBM: Flat

CSCO: +0.37%

GOOG: Flat

Leading technology stocks were flat to higher pre-bell Friday.

Early movers include:

(+) The9 (NCTY), which was surging more than 34% after saying it signed a definitive agreement to sell certain subsidiaries in China to Kapler, a privately held holding company in Singapore, for RMB493 million ($69.2 million).

(-) Progress (PRGS) was slipping by more than 11% as it guided for downbeat revenue for its current fiscal quarter. The company said in its fiscal Q3 earnings statement that it anticipates fiscal Q4 non-GAAP EPS of $0.73 to $0.75 and non-GAAP revenue in the range of $116 million to $119 million.

(-) Micron Technology (MU) was down more than 4% amid stronger-than-expected adjusted earnings and revenue for its most recent fiscal quarter. Non-GAAP EPS decreased to $0.56 for the three months ended Aug. 29, from $3.53 a year earlier. That came above the $0.48 average estimate of analysts surveyed by Capital IQ.

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