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Microsoft Corp (MSFT)
Technology | Computer Software & Services
88.32  -1.40%
MSFT vs COMPUTER SOFTWARE & SERVICES SECTOR & S&P 500
VALUATION
MSFTSECTORS&P 500
P/E RATIO31.59514.121.12
EV/EBITDA RATIO18.9623.412.66
P/S RATIO7.555.72.25
P/B RATIO7.79183.45
QUALITY
RETURN ON EQUITY27.64%16.8%13.64%
RETURN ON CAPITAL146.55%18.22%10.09%
NET MARGIN23.72%13.64%9.73%
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
1.77%
PAYOUT RATIO54.48%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH11.68%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
7 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY95%
INTEREST COVERAGE10.7x
CURRENT RATIO3.12
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH6.26%
5 YR SPS GROWTH3.92%
5 YR BPS GROWTH3.47%
Microsoft Corp News
[$$] The Antitrust Case Against Facebook, Google and Amazon
Facebook, Google and Amazon dominate their worlds just as Standard Oil and AT&T once did. Critics say they should get the same treatment. The answer to the antitrust question depends on a narrow test: ...
January 17, 05:08:12 UTC

Microsoft tops Thomson Reuters top 100 global tech leaders list
(Reuters - Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI.TO) on Wednesday published its debut "Top 100 Global Technology Leaders" list with Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) in the no. 1 spot, followed by chipmaker Intel ...
January 17, 05:04:42 UTC

Microsoft Earnings: Will Strong Growth Persist?
Can strong growth in cloud services and Office 365 help revenue rise nicely in Q2?
January 17, 00:33:00 UTC

Microsoft Gives Taiwan A Chance To Revive Its Once-Mighty Tech Sector With New AI Investment
Microsoft's selection of Taiwan for its artificial intelligence R&D center may begin tilting the island's tech sector toward software as it loses hardware work to China.
January 16, 23:00:00 UTC

Stocks Go Red As Apple, Microsoft Reverse; Bitcoin Sinks Further
Stocks fell from new highs Tuesday as Apple and Microsoft[ticker reversed lower, and Bitcoin sank further.
January 16, 20:35:10 UTC

Apple, Oracle and Microsoft are expected to issue less debt in 2018
After five years of rapid growth, technology companies are expected to issue less debt in 2018 as they start to bring some of the cash parked overseas back to the U.S.
January 16, 20:20:35 UTC

Microsoft, Alibaba AI programs beat humans in a Stanford reading test
The artificial intelligence programs beat humans on a Stanford University reading comprehension test -- with more than 100,000 questions -- last week.
January 16, 18:32:25 UTC

Why Investors Should Retain Avnet (AVT) in Their Portfolio?
A successful portfolio manager is aware of the importance of having well performing stocks in their portfolio Indicators of a stock s continued performance include a rise in share price and strong fundamentals One such stock that investors need to hold on to right now is Avnet Inc
January 16, 17:11:39 UTC

iShares Core S&P 500 ETF Experiences Big Inflow
Looking today at week over week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel one standout is the iShares Core S amp P 500 ETF Symbol IVV where we have detected an approximate 2 6 billion dollar inflow that s a 1 7 increase week over week in
January 16, 17:10:27 UTC

Stocks Hit New High As Apple, Microsoft Rise, But Bitcoin Dives
Stocks marched to new highs Tuesday as Merck MRK Apple AAPL and Microsoft MSFT boosted the Dow But Bitcoin dived ibd display video id 3037819 width 50 float left autostart true PowerShares QQQ Trust QQQ 160 gained 1 1 gain 160
January 16, 17:08:44 UTC

What Were Warren Buffett’s Top Buys in 3Q17?
Warren Buffett on Tax Reform, Cryptocurrencies, and Top Holdings
January 16, 17:05:02 UTC

[$$] Want to Break Up Facebook and the Other Tech Giants? Here's the Argument
Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple dominate their worlds just as Standard Oil and AT&T once did. Critics say they should get the same treatment. The answer to the antitrust question depends on a narrow ...
January 16, 16:52:46 UTC

After Replaying 'Destiny 1,' Here Are 10 Things I Miss The Most
Going back to play Destiny 1 after all Destiny 2's problems, is the original really as good as we remember?
January 16, 15:25:00 UTC

Smart Speaker Sales Are Growing Faster than Smartphones in the U.S.
A new report says smart speaker sales are outpacing the adoption rate of both smartphones and tablets with consumers. People are increasingly using their smart speaker in place of a smartphone for many tasks, with voice search rapidly rising. The rise of the smart speaker poses a potential threat to the current business models of technology giants Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Alphabet Inc’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google.
January 16, 15:23:39 UTC

Microsoft market cap briefly tops $700 billion for the first time
Microsoft Corp.'s market capitalization briefly topped the $700 billion mark in intraday trade, before the stock pulled back, making the software giant the third S&P 500 member to crack that milestone. ...
January 16, 15:21:22 UTC


Microsoft Corp (MSFT)
Technology | Computer Software & Services
88.32  -1.40%

[$$] The Antitrust Case Against Facebook, Google and Amazon
Facebook, Google and Amazon dominate their worlds just as Standard Oil and AT&T once did. Critics say they should get the same treatment. The answer to the antitrust question depends on a narrow test: ...
January 17, 05:08:12 UTC

Microsoft tops Thomson Reuters top 100 global tech leaders list
(Reuters - Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI.TO) on Wednesday published its debut "Top 100 Global Technology Leaders" list with Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) in the no. 1 spot, followed by chipmaker Intel ...
January 17, 05:04:42 UTC

Microsoft Earnings: Will Strong Growth Persist?
Can strong growth in cloud services and Office 365 help revenue rise nicely in Q2?
January 17, 00:33:00 UTC

Microsoft Gives Taiwan A Chance To Revive Its Once-Mighty Tech Sector With New AI Investment
Microsoft's selection of Taiwan for its artificial intelligence R&D center may begin tilting the island's tech sector toward software as it loses hardware work to China.
January 16, 23:00:00 UTC

Stocks Go Red As Apple, Microsoft Reverse; Bitcoin Sinks Further
Stocks fell from new highs Tuesday as Apple and Microsoft[ticker reversed lower, and Bitcoin sank further.
January 16, 20:35:10 UTC

Apple, Oracle and Microsoft are expected to issue less debt in 2018
After five years of rapid growth, technology companies are expected to issue less debt in 2018 as they start to bring some of the cash parked overseas back to the U.S.
January 16, 20:20:35 UTC

Microsoft, Alibaba AI programs beat humans in a Stanford reading test
The artificial intelligence programs beat humans on a Stanford University reading comprehension test -- with more than 100,000 questions -- last week.
January 16, 18:32:25 UTC

Why Investors Should Retain Avnet (AVT) in Their Portfolio?
A successful portfolio manager is aware of the importance of having well performing stocks in their portfolio Indicators of a stock s continued performance include a rise in share price and strong fundamentals One such stock that investors need to hold on to right now is Avnet Inc
January 16, 17:11:39 UTC

iShares Core S&P 500 ETF Experiences Big Inflow
Looking today at week over week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel one standout is the iShares Core S amp P 500 ETF Symbol IVV where we have detected an approximate 2 6 billion dollar inflow that s a 1 7 increase week over week in
January 16, 17:10:27 UTC

Stocks Hit New High As Apple, Microsoft Rise, But Bitcoin Dives
Stocks marched to new highs Tuesday as Merck MRK Apple AAPL and Microsoft MSFT boosted the Dow But Bitcoin dived ibd display video id 3037819 width 50 float left autostart true PowerShares QQQ Trust QQQ 160 gained 1 1 gain 160
January 16, 17:08:44 UTC

What Were Warren Buffett’s Top Buys in 3Q17?
Warren Buffett on Tax Reform, Cryptocurrencies, and Top Holdings
January 16, 17:05:02 UTC

[$$] Want to Break Up Facebook and the Other Tech Giants? Here's the Argument
Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple dominate their worlds just as Standard Oil and AT&T once did. Critics say they should get the same treatment. The answer to the antitrust question depends on a narrow ...
January 16, 16:52:46 UTC

After Replaying 'Destiny 1,' Here Are 10 Things I Miss The Most
Going back to play Destiny 1 after all Destiny 2's problems, is the original really as good as we remember?
January 16, 15:25:00 UTC

Smart Speaker Sales Are Growing Faster than Smartphones in the U.S.
A new report says smart speaker sales are outpacing the adoption rate of both smartphones and tablets with consumers. People are increasingly using their smart speaker in place of a smartphone for many tasks, with voice search rapidly rising. The rise of the smart speaker poses a potential threat to the current business models of technology giants Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Alphabet Inc’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google.
January 16, 15:23:39 UTC

Microsoft market cap briefly tops $700 billion for the first time
Microsoft Corp.'s market capitalization briefly topped the $700 billion mark in intraday trade, before the stock pulled back, making the software giant the third S&P 500 member to crack that milestone. ...
January 16, 15:21:22 UTC