MSFT - Microsoft Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
106.87
-0.71 (-0.66%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

106.94 +0.07 (0.07%)
After hours: 4:21PM EDT

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Previous Close107.58
Open107.51
Bid106.75 x 800
Ask106.98 x 1100
Day's Range106.48 - 107.90
52 Week Range71.70 - 111.15
Volume14,509,850
Avg. Volume25,532,792
Market Cap819.503B
Beta1.25
PE Ratio (TTM)50.17
EPS (TTM)2.13
Earnings DateOct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.68 (1.56%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-15
1y Target Est121.64
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  • Microsoft will stop accepting new Windows 8 apps October 31st
    Engadget1 hour ago

    Microsoft will stop accepting new Windows 8 apps October 31st

    Microsoft really, really wants app creators and users alike to focus on Windows 10, and it's now giving them a not-so-gentle nudge in that direction. The software maker has warned that it will stop accepting new Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x apps for the Microsoft Store on October 31st, 2018. Microsoft will stop delivering Windows Phone app updates on July 1st, 2019, and Windows 8 apps are going away on July 1st, 2023.

  • CNBC49 minutes ago

    Apple and these other stocks have contributed the most to this historic bull market

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  • Why Is Starboard Seeking Seats on Symantec’s Board?
    Market Realist4 hours ago

    Why Is Starboard Seeking Seats on Symantec’s Board?

    On August 16, cybersecurity company Symantec (SYMC) announced that activist investor Starboard Value has purchased a 5.8% stake in the company for ~$670 million, according to the Wall Street Journal. Starboard is also seeking five seats on Symantec’s board. Reportedly, Starboard privately named its five nominees to Symantec’s 11-person board in July.

  • Dow Reaches Its Highest Level Since February: 4 Top Picks
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  • How Cisco Increased Shareholder Value in Fiscal Q4 2018
    Market Realist9 hours ago

    How Cisco Increased Shareholder Value in Fiscal Q4 2018

    In the below table, we can see that Cisco (CSCO) repurchased shares worth $1.62 billion in fiscal Q1, $4.01 billion in Q2, and $6.01 billion each in Q3 and Q4. Share repurchases amounted to $17.6 billion in fiscal 2018.

  • Investopedia10 hours ago

    This is What Bill Gates's Portfolio Looks Like (BRK.B, MSFT)

    Bill Gates is the second richest man in the world (after Amazon's Jeff Bezos), with a net worth of over just under $95 billion as of August 17, 2018, according to Forbes. Gates has since retired from the day to day functioning of Microsoft and focuses his efforts on his philanthropic causes through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The Foundation has a substantial portfolio of investments.

  • Why Are Insiders Bearish About Microsoft Corporation’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Stock?
    Simply Wall St.2 days ago

    Why Are Insiders Bearish About Microsoft Corporation’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Stock?

    Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions worldwide. Microsoft’s insiders have divested from 442.88k shares in the large-cap stock within the past three months. It isRead More...

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Exclusive: U.S. tech giants plan to fight India's data localisation plans

    U.S. technology giants plan to intensify lobbying efforts against stringent Indian data localisation requirements, which they say will undermine their growth ambitions in India, sources told Reuters. U.S trade groups, representing companies such as Amazon, American Express and Microsoft, have opposed India's push to store data locally. The issue could further undermine already strained economic relations between India and the United States.

  • Barrons.com3 days ago

    [$$] 4 Projects That Could Disrupt Industries and Nonprofits

    Finance and shipping products are considered the most lucrative areas for blockchain adoption. Here are four: Xbox Blockchain Videogames have long been important testing grounds for new technology. Now, Microsoft has built a blockchain that can calculate the royalties due to Xbox game publishers nearly instantly.

  • Barrons.com3 days ago

    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Takes 5% Stake in Templeton Dragon Fund

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust disclosed a 5% stake in the Templeton Dragon Fund (TDF), a closed-end fund that invests at least 45% of its total assets in the equity securities of “China companies." Microsoft (MSFT) co-founder Bill Gates and his spouse Melinda French Gates are co-trustees of the trust, which owned 1,697,739 shares of Templeton Dragon as of Aug. 8. Templeton Dragon, which bears a Sept. 20, 1994, inception date, defines "China companies" as ones organized under the laws of or having a principal office in China or Hong Kong, or having principal business activities in China or Hong Kong, according to a Templeton regulatory filing.

  • Microsoft just gave big, surprise bonuses to keep engineers from going to Amazon, sources say
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    Microsoft just gave big, surprise bonuses to keep engineers from going to Amazon, sources say

    The "golden handcuff" bonuses were unexpected and unprecedented, said sources who work at and with Microsoft.

  • McKinstry, Seattle startup explore how to give builders, engineers 'superpowers'
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    McKinstry, Seattle startup explore how to give builders, engineers 'superpowers'

    The startup, Visual Vocal, was incubated in the offices of NBBJ and now the company is working with McKinstry on ways to use augmented and virtual reality to teleport people to job sites.

  • 10 A-Rated Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy
    InvestorPlace3 days ago

    10 A-Rated Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy

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  • Bitcoin review: Crypto millionaire gets duped, LINE launches fund
    American City Business Journals3 days ago

    Bitcoin review: Crypto millionaire gets duped, LINE launches fund

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  • Microsoft Roundup: Surface Go, Azure Gains, Nadella Sells
    Zacks3 days ago

    Microsoft Roundup: Surface Go, Azure Gains, Nadella Sells

    This roundup discusses Microsoft's new tablet/laptop, Azure's share gains in the IaaS space, Nadella's stock sale and its deal with Starbucks.

  • InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Uncertainty Has Become the Norm When It Comes to Buying IBM Stock

    Maddening, that may be the only way to describe International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) to a would-be buyer of IBM stock. Fiscal progress is evident, but is unfurling so slowly it’s difficult to determine if Big Blue is doing better, if it’s just inflation at work or a bit of both.

  • Nvidia Still Has One Massive Trick Up Its Sleeve
    InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Nvidia Still Has One Massive Trick Up Its Sleeve

    On Thursday after the close, Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) reported its second-quarter earnings results. NVDA stock fell about 5% after issuing the report, despite beating earnings and revenue estimates. Earnings of $1.76 per share came in 10 cents per share above expectations and grew 91% year-over-year (YoY).

  • InvestorPlace3 days ago

    Buy Facebook Stock Because It’s NOT Different This Time

    Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) finds itself still recovering from its second-quarter earnings report. A disappointment on the revenue front sparked the largest single-day market cap loss in stock market history. Facebook stock has seen little movement since.

  • What Cisco Expects for Fiscal Q1 2019
    Market Realist3 days ago

    What Cisco Expects for Fiscal Q1 2019

    Cisco (CSCO) expects revenue to rise between 5% and 7% in fiscal Q1 2019 and non-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) gross margin to come in between 63% and 64%. Operating margin is estimated between 30% and 31% with EPS (earnings per share) in the range of $0.70 and $0.72.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    McKinsey and FT Pick the Best Business Books of 2018

    The  longlist for the 2018 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year award was released earlier this month. The annual award, established in 2005, looks to celebrate “a work which provides the most compelling and enjoyable insight into modern business issues” and generates enough buzz that bookseller Barnes and Noble uses it as a category on its website.

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    Motley Fool3 days ago

    5 Stocks That Have Gained More Than 100,000% Since 1980

    Talk about a return on your investment.

  • Financial Times4 days ago

    [$$] Elon Musk: rebel without a clue

    The disaffected teenage youth is one of popular culture’s stock characters. The US has James Dean from Rebel without a Cause. The UK has Kevin the Teenager. He conforms to the rule that British versions ...

  • Microsoft isn't cool and CEO Satya Nadella is really OK with that
    CNET3 days ago

    Microsoft isn't cool and CEO Satya Nadella is really OK with that

    In an interview with CNET, Nadella says he's refocusing the culture to breathe creativity back into the company.