Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)

146.93
0.82 0.56
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 146.11
Open 146.28
Day Low/High 146.06 / 147.57
52 Wk Low/High 93.96 / 146.42
Volume 18.02M
Avg Volume 23.66M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 7.63B
Market Cap 1113.50B
EPS 5.10
P/E Ratio 27.54
Div & Yield 2.04 (1.28%)

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'Windows' of Opportunity Remain Open for Microsoft

'Windows' of Opportunity Remain Open for Microsoft

The tech giant stands ready to make further upside gains, according to the charts and indicators.

Get Defensive: Top Stock Picks in Defense, From Drones to Space Systems

Get Defensive: Top Stock Picks in Defense, From Drones to Space Systems

Defense stocks offer both downside protection and potential upside.

U.S. Treasury Yield Curve, Oil Market Valuations, Trading Adobe: Market Recon

U.S. Treasury Yield Curve, Oil Market Valuations, Trading Adobe: Market Recon

OPEC forecasts declining demand for OPEC oil, not a decline in global demand. That distinction is key.

Has Softbank Lost Its Vision?

Has Softbank Lost Its Vision?

Softbank's founder Masayoshi Son had established a reputation for perceptive decision-making on tech investments. Has the firm lost its way?

Microsoft's Latest Azure and Office Announcements Fit With a Recent Trend

Microsoft's Latest Azure and Office Announcements Fit With a Recent Trend

With the help of a swelling R&D budget, Microsoft has been investing a lot lately in offerings that connect or integrate key products and services.

2 Small-Cap Stocks That Could Be Righting the Ship

2 Small-Cap Stocks That Could Be Righting the Ship

Stemline Therapeutics and Entercom Communications seem to have stabilized after notable declines late in the summer.

Smartsheet's CEO: Our Software Market Is Still in Its Early Stages

Smartsheet's CEO: Our Software Market Is Still in Its Early Stages

During a talk with TheStreet, long-time Smartsheet CEO Mark Mader argued his firm's workflow automation platform still has a lot of headroom to displace manual business processes.

Chronicling the Foibles of Third-Tier Tech Names

Chronicling the Foibles of Third-Tier Tech Names

If you are looking for the pain in this exuberant market it is in the names classified as technology plays with market caps between $5 billion and $100 billion.

Arista Networks Is the Most Significant Disaster of the Day

Arista Networks Is the Most Significant Disaster of the Day

A good third quarter is overshadowed by ugly guidance for the fourth quarter and beyond.

World Series Aside, Advanced Micro Devices Lisa Su Is the Real Ace

World Series Aside, Advanced Micro Devices Lisa Su Is the Real Ace

This firm is operating at a level many thought that it would never see again.

AMD's CPU Momentum Still Looks Good As Its Console Processor Sales Slump For Now

AMD's CPU Momentum Still Looks Good As Its Console Processor Sales Slump For Now

AMD delivered another quarter of strong growth for its PC and server CPU businesses. However, weak game console demand ahead of next year's console launches is a near-term headwind.

VMware Is Ready to Rally Back to Its July Highs

VMware Is Ready to Rally Back to Its July Highs

Favor the upside on this cloud stock.

Looking Under the Hood at Alphabet? Here's a Trade Idea

Looking Under the Hood at Alphabet? Here's a Trade Idea

This is one name that I would not write puts on even though the premiums are attractive.

Microsoft's Pentagon Win Could Help Change Perceptions of Azure

Microsoft's Pentagon Win Could Help Change Perceptions of Azure

The value of Microsoft's JEDI Win goes beyond its direct financial impact.

Jim Cramer: Demand Is Driving This Market to All-Time Highs

Jim Cramer: Demand Is Driving This Market to All-Time Highs

The stocks of many companies anticipated a more stringent series of tariffs and we didn't get them.

Neutral on Amazon/Google Short Term, Bullish on the Intermediate Term

* The next 6-9 months could be challenging for Amazon and Google - with upside/downside generally in balance * After the 2020 election the two stocks could move much higher over the next few years After the cloud business loss (government contract) ...

Stay Vigilant but Don't Be Seduced by the Bears

Stay Vigilant but Don't Be Seduced by the Bears

This continues to be very good price action but obviously it is becoming extended and there are some major technical hurdles.

Will the Fed Dance? Eye on Oracle, 3 Stocks to Watch: Market Recon

Will the Fed Dance? Eye on Oracle, 3 Stocks to Watch: Market Recon

The odds of a Fed December rate cut are now very low. I think the marketplace handles that just fine, as long as the statement with this week's expected cut does not sound too tough, or too cautious.

Intel and Amazon's Cloud Capex Numbers Bode Well for Chip and Hardware Suppliers

Intel and Amazon's Cloud Capex Numbers Bode Well for Chip and Hardware Suppliers

Intel suggests the recent slowdown it's seen in demand from cloud clients is ending, and Amazon's latest capital spending numbers support this claim.

Kass: Here's the Deal With Amazon

Kass: Here's the Deal With Amazon

I still expect AMZN to become the first $2.5 trillion company.

Amazon Is a Deal

* Though guidance was weaker than expected, Amazon is putting more distance between it and its competitors * I continue to expect a "hockey stick" improvement in profits and cash flow two years out * After slashing my position at much higher prices ...

Amazon Is a Trade for Now, The Fed Pipes Down: Market Recon

Amazon Is a Trade for Now, The Fed Pipes Down: Market Recon

Most important is that the Fed felt the need earlier this week to expand it's minimum offering for overnight repo operations, while also increasing the 14 day repos.

Jim Cramer: Here's How to Look at Stocks in Earnings Season

Jim Cramer: Here's How to Look at Stocks in Earnings Season

On the biggest day for earnings reports in the S&P let me give you my scorecard to date so you know which pile your stocks might land in.

15 'Third-Tier' Tech Stocks Ripe for Shorting

15 'Third-Tier' Tech Stocks Ripe for Shorting

In the market cap bracket between $5 billion and $100 billion sit some of the most egregiously overvalued, economically inefficient bubble stocks in this peaking market.

Here's Where I'd Love to Buy More Microsoft

Here's Where I'd Love to Buy More Microsoft

CEO Satya Nadella has this firm executing on all cylinders.

Microsoft Looks Poised to Make Another Move to the Upside

Microsoft Looks Poised to Make Another Move to the Upside

The software giant's shares have been in a sideways consolidation pattern, but a strong post-earnings finish to the month could be the push they need to forge higher.

Short Rental

"Just one more thing." -- Lt. Columbo I took a small trading short rental in Microsoft after the earnings beat. It may have not been enough. I will be out of the trade by tomorrow.

Trading ServiceNow, Defense Cloud Contract, Flat Netflix Stock: Market Recon

Trading ServiceNow, Defense Cloud Contract, Flat Netflix Stock: Market Recon

The Defense Department's potential $10 billion award for their cloud computing contract is a never ending saga with Microsoft and Amazon as finalists.