107.47 -0.11 (-0.10%)
After hours: 7:58PM EDT
|Bid||107.35 x 900|
|Ask||107.58 x 800|
|Day's Range||106.69 - 107.90|
|52 Week Range||71.70 - 111.15|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||50.51|
|Earnings Date||Oct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (1.53%)|
|1y Target Est||121.70|
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.
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.
The "golden handcuff" bonuses were unexpected and unprecedented, said sources who work at and with Microsoft.
Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) is one of the leading homebuilders in the U.S. Vantage Energy Acquisition (NASDAQ:VEAC) is an interesting venture if you’re interested in getting into the U.S. energy exploration and production (E&P) sector with a literal “ground floor” opportunity.
To keep readers up-to-date on the latest price fluctuations and trends pertaining to cryptocurrencies, we compile a list of the week's top stories each Friday.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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 ...
Privacy concerns and slowing user growth haven’t dampened hedge funds’ enthusiasm for Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) in the slightest. The latest hedge fund ownership data compiled by Insider Monkey shows that the social media giant is far and away the most popular stock among the funds that we track, based on the latest quarterly 13F filings, […]
RetailMeNot takes pride in its diversity efforts — like sponsoring a float in the recent Austin Pride Parade. A new executive has been tapped to lead the company's efforts.
Twitter (TWTR) has been stepping up its efforts to stimulate growth in its international business. The company recently rolled out its Twitter Lite app to nearly two dozen more countries. Twitter Lite is a lightweight version of the main Twitter app.
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has experienced an amazing comeback. Just a few short years ago, the company found itself falling behind as its core PC business had fallen out of favor. Under the leadership of CEO Satya Nadella, the company reinvented itself.
Michael Kors, JetBlue, Walmart, Microsoft, Amazon and Tesla highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
Bethesda’s legal move against a gamer raises red flags about used game sales -- but investors shouldn’t jump to conclusions.
Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL), the leader in relational databases, made a strategic decision in the last decade that effected Oracle stock. The acquisition spree culminated in the 2010 purchase of Sun Microsystems and a long effort to turn what had been open source software into proprietary software. Meanwhile Oracle’s market cap has fallen behind those of rivals like Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Amazon.Com (NASDAQ:AMZN), and (perhaps most galling of all) Facebook (NASDAQ:FB).
VMware (VMW) continues to see strong revenue growth with its strong product portfolio, increased digitalization trends, and a healthy IT environment. On the basis of such growth drivers, the company projected revenue for fiscal Q2 2019 at $2.15 billion, up 12.9% YoY (year-over-year).
MARKET PULSE Shares of Caterpillar Inc. (cat) sank 3.4% in morning trade Wednesday, to pace the 26-of-30 Dow Jones Industrial Average (djia) components that are losing ground. The Dow dropped 288 points, as investors expressed concern over Turkey's currency crisis.
Microsoft rolled out a new OneDrive folder protection feature to its business users in June -- now it's available to regular users, too. The feature lets you choose which folders you want to automatically back up to Microsoft's cloud service -- desktop, pictures or documents -- and it'll keep this activity in sync across multiple Windows 10 PCs, which is handy if you're a fan of downloading files to your desktop. To enable to feature go to OneDrive settings on Windows 10, choose the Auto Save tab and select the "update folders" button under "protect your important folders", then choose which folders you want to be backed up.