Microsoft Corporation - 214.36

One Year Performance: 42.97%Add to Watchlist


Industry: Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services

Company Description:
Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, the Microsoft Office suite, and the Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers. Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox video game consoles and the Microsoft Surface lineup of touchscreen personal computers. Microsoft ranked No. 21 in the 2020 Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue; it was the world's largest software maker by revenue as of 2016 and is considered one of the domestic Big Five technology companies. Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen on April 4, 1975, to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for the Altair 8800. It rose to dominate the personal computer operating system market with MS-DOS in the mid-1980s, followed by Microsoft Windows. The company's 1986 initial public offering , and subsequent rise in its share price, created three billionaires and an estimated 12,000 millionaires among Microsoft employees. Since the 1990s, it has increasingly diversified from the operating system market and has made a number of corporate acquisitions, their largest being the acquisition of LinkedIn for $26.2 billion in December 2016, followed by their acquisition of Skype Technologies for $8.5 billion in May 2011.

Market Cap: US$ 1.621T

PE Ratio: 34.1

Dividend Yield: 1.0%

Last Earnings Date: Oct. 21, 2020

Last Dividend: US$0.51 (Sept. 10, 2020)

Next Dividend:
Amount: US$0.56
Ex Div Date: Nov. 18, 2020
Payment Date: Dec. 10, 2020

Trades for Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Aug 25, 2020

iDave bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$215.21

Subsequent Performance:

-0.39%

Jul 29, 2020

samcrowell bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$202.68

Subsequent Performance:

+5.76%

Jun 12, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$188.93

Subsequent Performance:

+13.46%

Jun 05, 2020

Investor1 bought Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) at an average price of US$184.57

Subsequent Performance:

+16.14%

Jun 01, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$182.16

Subsequent Performance:

+17.68%

May 20, 2020

mossypne bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$184.91

Subsequent Performance:

+15.93%

May 18, 2020

p3rfact bought MSFT (MSFT) at an average price of US$184.96

Subsequent Performance:

+15.90%

May 13, 2020

koochitt@hotmail.com bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$182.51

Subsequent Performance:

+17.45%

May 11, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$185.21

Subsequent Performance:

+15.74%

May 05, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$183.23

Subsequent Performance:

+16.99%

Apr 29, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$174.13

Subsequent Performance:

+23.10%

Apr 27, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$174.50

Subsequent Performance:

+22.84%

Apr 20, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$176.74

Subsequent Performance:

+21.29%

Apr 14, 2020

HolfolioExample bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$170.86

Subsequent Performance:

+25.46%

Apr 14, 2020

kalong12 bought Microsoft Corp (MSFT) at an average price of US$169.00

Subsequent Performance:

+26.84%

Apr 06, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$160.93

Subsequent Performance:

+33.20%

Mar 30, 2020

jimble bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$154.26

Subsequent Performance:

+38.96%

Feb 26, 2020

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Subsequent Performance:

+31.51%

Jan 26, 2020

dshinkov bought Microsoft (MSFT) at an average price of US$165.04

Subsequent Performance:

+29.88%