Tech Sector Most Active Stocks: Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU), EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), Sunedison (NYSE:SUNE)

Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) may have announced a settlement against an antitrust lawsuit, however, the same action also affected stock prices. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) stock performance was -0.72% in last session and finished the day at $24.67. Traded volume was 21.11 million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 31.20 million shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.86. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) insider ownership is 0.70%.

Stock analysts at RBC Capital boosted their price target on shares of EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) from $28.00 to $31.00 in a report issued on Friday, Analyst Ratings reports. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) dropped -1.11% to $26.83 yesterday on volume of 27.65 million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $26.76 – $27.34. EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) has a market capitalization of 54.57 billion.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share payable on the company`s common stock. The dividend is payable on June 12, 2014 to stockholders of record as of May 22, 2014. Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)’s stock on March 11, 2014 reported a lower of -1.29% to the closing price of $19.13. Its fifty two weeks range is $12.65 – $19.71. The total market capitalization recorded 23.07 billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 12.20 million shares. In its share capital, Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) has 1.21 billion outstanding shares.

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), the solar developer and polysilicon supplier formerly known as MEMC Electronic Materials Inc., will use $50 million to build 13.4 megawatts of photovoltaic projects for California prisons and hospitals. On Tuesday, shares of Sunedison Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) dropped -1.62% to close the day at $20.06. Company return on investment (ROI) is -0.30% and its monthly performance is recorded as 37.68%. Sunedison Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) quarterly revenue growth is 51.63%.