Microsoft Corp (MSFT)

MSFT (NASDAQ:Computer Software & Services)
neg -0.40
Today's Range: 42.68 - 43.25 | MSFT Avg Daily Volume: 28,821,300
Last Update: 08/01/14 - 12:36 PM EDT
Volume: 15,581,446
YTD Performance: 15.37%
Open: $43.21
Previous Close: $43.16
52 Week Range: $30.84 - $45.71
Oustanding Shares: 8,260,411,967
Market Cap: 359,976,362,904
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for MSFT
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 8 8 7 8
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 12 12 13 13
Moderate Sell 0 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.18 2.26 2.35 2.29
Latest Dividend: 0.28
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.57%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/19/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 16.57
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MSFT Sector Avg. S&P 500
16.57 16.60 28.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
6.83% 35.55% 57.52%
Revenue 5.60 0.24 0.07
Net Income 1.00 -0.05 -0.02
EPS 1.90 -0.03 -0.01
Earnings for MSFT:
Revenue 86.83B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (06/15) FY (06/16)
Average Estimate $0.50 $0.74 $2.74 $3.16
Number of Analysts 14 13 16 13
High Estimate $0.63 $0.84 $2.91 $3.49
Low Estimate $0.42 $0.64 $2.48 $2.98
Prior Year $0.62 $0.78 $2.66 $2.74
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -18.78% -4.83% 3.15% 15.20%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
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