Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)

154.53
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 153.24
Day Low/High 152.83 / 154.89
52 Wk Low/High 93.96 / 153.44
Avg Volume 22.00M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 7.63B
Market Cap 1169.04B
EPS 5.10
P/E Ratio 28.62
Div & Yield 2.04 (1.25%)

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Cisco's Bold Strategy Change Could Boost its Cloud Exposure

Cisco's Bold Strategy Change Could Boost its Cloud Exposure

In a challenge to Broadcom and others, Cisco plans to sell a new switching/routing processor and license its routing software to other hardware makers.

4 ETFs That Invest in the Millennial Generation

4 ETFs That Invest in the Millennial Generation

These funds invest in companies poised to benefit from millennial spending trends.

China's Moves to Stop Buying U.S. Tech Aren't Going Away - But They Have Limits

China's Moves to Stop Buying U.S. Tech Aren't Going Away - But They Have Limits

Beijing is intent on reducing its dependence on American hardware, software and chips. But reducing it and eliminating are two very different things.

Jim Cramer: Markets, What Happened This Year, and the 1-2 Punch That Concerns Me

Jim Cramer: Markets, What Happened This Year, and the 1-2 Punch That Concerns Me

Let me take a stab at what's going on here.

A Week Fraught With Peril, Yield Curve, Gold, Trading Target: Market Recon

A Week Fraught With Peril, Yield Curve, Gold, Trading Target: Market Recon

Will President Trump's administration move ahead with plans to turn up the heat on China in such a way that U.S. consumers for the first time share some of that pain?

Here's a Recap of the Small Caps vs. the Large Caps

Here's a Recap of the Small Caps vs. the Large Caps

What just happened last week? Quite a bit, but pay attention to this: For the past two years, the large cap QQQs had been the leaders, but not so lately.

Market Awareness, Jobs Day, Trading Microsoft and Advanced Micro Devices

Market Awareness, Jobs Day, Trading Microsoft and Advanced Micro Devices

I have to wonder if the advent of increased exposure to technology has something to do with the incredibly broad lack of situational awareness.

Qualcomm's Latest Snapdragon Chip Announcements: 4 Takeaways

Qualcomm's Latest Snapdragon Chip Announcements: 4 Takeaways

The mobile chip giant just unveiled a new flagship mobile processor, along with several other products.

Microsoft Is Reportedly Prepping a Cheaper Xbox -- Here's Why That Makes Sense

Microsoft Is Reportedly Prepping a Cheaper Xbox -- Here's Why That Makes Sense

By launching a low-cost Xbox, Microsoft could grow the number of Xbox users it can monetize via game sales and an expanding array of services. AMD could also benefit.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why So Many Americans Feel Left Behind on Stocks

Jim Cramer: Here's Why So Many Americans Feel Left Behind on Stocks

Let me explain why so few families own stocks outright and so many remain numb to the market's success -- and how that can change.

The Technical Patterns Paint a Positive Picture

The Technical Patterns Paint a Positive Picture

A three-day pullback was exactly what this market needed at exactly the right time.

Amazon's Announcement-Packed AWS Conference Keynote: 3 Big Takeaways

Amazon's Announcement-Packed AWS Conference Keynote: 3 Big Takeaways

During a Tuesday keynote at the annual AWS re:Invent conference, Amazon emphasized the breadth of its AWS service lineup, as well as its investments in custom chips.

Amazon Is the Great Disruptor

Amazon Is the Great Disruptor

I think AMZN could provide a good very short-term trade from the long side... this week.

Put Your Money to Work With This Black Friday Trade

Put Your Money to Work With This Black Friday Trade

This stock may have hit a short-term bottom and be ready to bounce.

HP and Dell's Earnings Call Comments Suggest Intel CPU Shortages Have Expanded

HP and Dell's Earnings Call Comments Suggest Intel CPU Shortages Have Expanded

The PC giants said they now expect Intel CPU shortages to continue into 2020, with Dell indicating costlier CPUs are now also affected. That could spell a bigger opening for AMD.

Enterprise Software and Cloud Services Demand Remains Strong as Hardware Slumps

Enterprise Software and Cloud Services Demand Remains Strong as Hardware Slumps

While companies such as HPE, Cisco and NetApp are signaling that macro headwinds are weighing on their hardware sales, major software and public cloud players are singing a very different tune.

My Takeaways

* A broad-based gain today * There is a narrative for every Deal and every Bull Market -- but it always changes and sometimes it's faux (e.g. Schwab/TD Ameritrade) The steady and relentless market advance of the last seven weeks continued today. We ...

As Uber Trades Below $30, Remember Past Bearishness Towards Tech Giants

As Uber Trades Below $30, Remember Past Bearishness Towards Tech Giants

Though there are legitimate concerns about Uber's business that the company still needs to address, it's worth recalling how negative investors once were towards some tech giants at far lower levels.

Amazon Seems to be Hedging its Grocery and Bricks-and-Mortar Bets

Amazon Seems to be Hedging its Grocery and Bricks-and-Mortar Bets

The e-commerce and cloud giant is reportedly thinking about launching Amazon Go supermarkets, while also getting set to launch a grocery store chain featuring human cashiers.

Tech Stock Bargains Can Still Be Found -- But Investors Need to Look Harder

Tech Stock Bargains Can Still Be Found -- But Investors Need to Look Harder

At a time when many quality tech companies are staring at huge 2019 gains, spotting good deals takes a bit of effort. But it's by no means impossible.

Jim Cramer: Why I Rebel Against the Idea That You Have to Lighten Up on Tech

Jim Cramer: Why I Rebel Against the Idea That You Have to Lighten Up on Tech

There is no 'tech' in tech.

Google Stadia Reviews Show Why Microsoft's Cloud Gaming Strategy Is Smarter

Google Stadia Reviews Show Why Microsoft's Cloud Gaming Strategy Is Smarter

Whereas Google is betting on cloud gaming alone, Microsoft is taking a more practical approach to supporting the technology.

Look Past Big Names Like Microsoft to See True Dividend Winners

Look Past Big Names Like Microsoft to See True Dividend Winners

Cogent Communications and Westrock are two dividend stocks that investors should consider.

Microsoft's Batting Average and Feel-Good China News: Market Recon

Microsoft's Batting Average and Feel-Good China News: Market Recon

Microsoft's Cloud business is making big wins, and how to interpret Larry Kudlow 's Phase One China trade comments.

We Are Certainly Due for Another Pullback By the End of 2019

We Are Certainly Due for Another Pullback By the End of 2019

My 8 bullet points show there are very few things that have changed in the past 6 months.

My Takeaways

It was a quiet day for the Averages but there was plenty of action underneath - in the relentless assault to higher levels: * Breadth, at 3:15 pm was -150 on the NYSE - steadily improving from the early morning. * Bonds rose in price and dropped in ...

Rash of Bad Headlines Isn't the Problem for Alphabet

Rash of Bad Headlines Isn't the Problem for Alphabet

Despite stories of questionable use of health care data, my concern with GOOGL is technical: We need a retest of $1,250 to $1,275 before we can move significantly higher.

Cash Stashes Dwindle as Markets Crest and Powell Speaks: Market Recon

Cash Stashes Dwindle as Markets Crest and Powell Speaks: Market Recon

Plus, we preview Wednesday's Trump-Erdogan meeting and check out AbbVie's huge debt offering as well as the new Abode-Microsoft connection.