|Bid||105.35 x 800|
|Ask||105.36 x 2200|
|Day's Range||104.32 - 105.44|
|52 Week Range||71.28 - 105.82|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||71.18|
|Earnings Date||Jul 19, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (1.65%)|
|1y Target Est||112.47|
In particular, IT spending trends should be a tailwind, but currency trends could work against Microsoft, as they have for other global tech firms. The company's June quarter (fiscal fourth quarter) earnings report arrives after the close on Thursday, and an earnings call that's likely to feature the release of September quarter sales guidance will start at 5:30 P.M. Eastern Time. TheStreet will be live blogging Microsoft's earnings report and call after the close on Thursday, July 19.
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is an overly valued name, currently trading at 90x forward-looking earnings and something like 230x trailing earnings. The firm's highly promoted "Prime Day" got off to a very embarrassing start that made the website unavailable to many shoppers. Walmart will rely upon Microsoft for machine learning, artificial intelligence, and sales data sharing with vendors.
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