Microsoft Corp (MSFT)

56.57
NASDAQ : Technology
Prev Close 55.80
Day Low/High 55.78 / 56.63
52 Wk Low/High 39.72 / 56.85
Avg Volume 32.54M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 7.86B
Market Cap 438.61B
EPS 2.10
P/E Ratio 42.27
Div & Yield 1.44 (2.60%)

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Microsoft, GE and 1999’s Other Stock Market Darlings: Where Are They Now?

Microsoft, GE and 1999’s Other Stock Market Darlings: Where Are They Now?

Microsoft shares have staged a remarkable comeback recently, but where are those of its rivals from the heady days of the dot-com era?

Watch for Earnings and Fed News Next Week

Watch for Earnings and Fed News Next Week

Apple and other tech giants will report, while the FOMC also meets.

Who Won and Lost on the Nasdaq This Week? Bloomberg TV Weighs In

Who Won and Lost on the Nasdaq This Week? Bloomberg TV Weighs In

Bloomberg TV's Abigail Doolittle reports from the Nasdaq on "Bloomberg Markets" to discuss this weeks winners and losers.

GE's Industrial Internet Business Gains Foothold in China

GE's Industrial Internet Business Gains Foothold in China

Tapping the Chinese Internet is no easy feat, but GE has gained a foothold there and the conglomerate's digital platform seems to be gaining momentum, analysts say.

Week in Review: Positive Earnings Help Wall Street Close with Slight Weekly Gains

Week in Review: Positive Earnings Help Wall Street Close with Slight Weekly Gains

Signs the second quarter measurably improved upon a dismal first quarter kept hopes high on Wall Street this week.

Microsoft Hits Macro Resistance -- Here's How to Trade It Now

Microsoft Hits Macro Resistance -- Here's How to Trade It Now

Microsoft gapped up into a technical level that could determine its intermediate-term fate.

Jim Cramer on Risk and Reward

Jim Cramer on Risk and Reward

The stocks of Amazon, Facebook and Microsoft offer windows to the three ways you can value stocks in this entirely overheated market.

Jim Cramer -- Here's Why You Stick With Stocks

Jim Cramer -- Here's Why You Stick With Stocks

For one thing, consider the risky alternatives, Cramer says.

Clouds With a Golden Lining: Enterprise Software M&A Could Fly Sky High

Clouds With a Golden Lining: Enterprise Software M&A Could Fly Sky High

As frenzied as the M&A activity has already been among software companies, the pace of such deals may actually quicken. Here is a list of candidates who may be next.

Don't Disrespect This Bull Market

Don't Disrespect This Bull Market

There are plenty of doubters about the market and its record highs.

Clouds With a Golden Lining: Enterprise Software Targets

Clouds With a Golden Lining: Enterprise Software Targets

As large tech groups and private sponsors shop for software companies, outfits with enterprise clients and cloud services have come into focus.

GE's Earnings Keyed to 'Industrial Internet' Efforts

GE's Earnings Keyed to 'Industrial Internet' Efforts

How far has the manufacturer gone in its efforts? We'll find out early Friday.

What to Look for as GE Rolls Out Earnings

What to Look for as GE Rolls Out Earnings

Investors should keep a close eye on General Electric's burgeoning Industrial Internet platform Friday.

Stocks at Session Lows as Winning Streak Is Threatened

Stocks at Session Lows as Winning Streak Is Threatened

Stocks are at session lows by mid-afternoon Thursday as a flood of mixed earnings keeps investors busy.

Cramer: I Urge You Not to Abandon Stocks

Cramer: I Urge You Not to Abandon Stocks

I see tremendous weakness in the alternatives.

Starbucks, Skyworks: And Now for Something a Little Different

Both companies deviate from the earnings norm.

Stocks Waver on Flood of Mixed Earnings From GM to Intel

Stocks Waver on Flood of Mixed Earnings From GM to Intel

Stocks remain narrowly mixed on Thursday as earnings take focus and U.S. existing home sales reach their best level in more than nine years.

Close GLD Butterfly; Try SBUX Ratio Spreads

Close GLD Butterfly; Try SBUX Ratio Spreads

Starbucks sets up well for a ratio spread type of play.

Microsoft's Cloud Business Pushes Shares Up, but Concerns Remain

Microsoft's Cloud Business Pushes Shares Up, but Concerns Remain

Microsoft's earnings report was great, but investors shouldn't dive in head-first following its earnings announcement before considering some serious risks that the company faces.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

Elon Musk envisions a future for Tesla beyond electric cars. Japan's Komatsu is buying mining-equipment company Joy Global for $2.89 billion.

Stock Futures Trade Mixed as Jobless Claims Slip

Stock Futures Trade Mixed as Jobless Claims Slip

Stock futures are narrowly mixed on Thursday with investors looking to consolidate some gains after the Dow Jones Industrial Average's record-breaking run.

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Microsoft, Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Core Labs, XPO Logistics

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Microsoft, Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Core Labs, XPO Logistics

Cramer backs Blue Buffalo Pet Products and is a believer in XPO Logistics.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: 3 Stocks With Very Different Risks, Rewards

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: 3 Stocks With Very Different Risks, Rewards

The higher the market goes, so, too, will your risks, Cramer says.

Microsoft Soars on Lofty Cloud Demand but Faces Competition

Microsoft Soars on Lofty Cloud Demand but Faces Competition

Microsoft is becoming a tech darling once again on strength in its cloud services business - but can it become the top player in the space?

Facebook Mends Fences With GOP; No Hard Feelings for Apple at Republican Convention

Facebook Mends Fences With GOP; No Hard Feelings for Apple at Republican Convention

Here's how tech companies are hooking Republicans up in Cleveland, despite earlier conflicts.

Closing Bell: Dow Closes at Record High as Microsoft Surges

Closing Bell: Dow Closes at Record High as Microsoft Surges

The Dow Jones Industrial Average clocked its seventh straight record close on Wednesday, as Microsoft shares surged following better-than-expected earnings.

Microsoft on Cloud 9 After Earnings Release

Microsoft on Cloud 9 After Earnings Release

The company's cloud segment helped propel it to top- and bottom-line fourth quarter beats.

Dow Closes at Record High for 7th Straight Session as Microsoft Surges

Dow Closes at Record High for 7th Straight Session as Microsoft Surges

The Dow Jones Industrial Average clocks its seventh straight record closing Wednesday amid better-than-expected earnings from Microsoft, the best performing stock in the blue-chip index.