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Last $47.60 USD
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microsoft corp (MSFT) Snapshot

Open
$47.82
Previous Close
$48.24
Day High
$48.16
Day Low
$47.31
52 Week High
11/14/14 - $50.05
52 Week Low
05/7/14 - $38.51
Market Cap
385.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
55.8M
EPS TTM
$2.57
Shares Outstanding
8.1B
EX-Date
05/19/15
P/E TM
18.5x
Dividend
$1.24
Dividend Yield
2.48%
Current Stock Chart for MICROSOFT CORP (MSFT)

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Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, markets, and supports software, services, and devices worldwide. The company’s Devices and Consumer (D&C) Licensing segment licenses Windows operating system and related software; Microsoft Office for consumers; and Windows Phone operating system. Its Computing and Gaming Hardware segment provides Xbox gaming and entertainment consoles and accessories, second-party and third-party video games, and Xbox Live subscriptions; surface devices and accessories; and Microsoft PC accessories. The company’s Phone Hardware segment offers Lumia Smartphones and other non-Lumia phones. Its D&C Other segment provides Windows Store, Xbox Live transactions, and Windows Phone Store; search advertising; display advertising; Office 365 Home and Office 365 Personal; first-party video games; and other consumer products and services, as well as operates retail stores. The company’s Commercial Licensing segments licenses server products, including Windows Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related Client Access Licenses (CALs); Windows Embedded; Windows operating system; Microsoft Office for business, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, and related CALs; Microsoft Dynamics business solutions; and Skype. Its Commercial Other segment offers enterprise services, including premier support services and Microsoft consulting services; commercial cloud comprising Office 365 Commercial, other Microsoft Office online offerings, Dynamics CRM Online, and Microsoft Azure; and other commercial products and online services. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as online. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is based in Redmond, Washington.

128,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/31/14
Founded in 1975

microsoft corp (MSFT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $4.5M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.2M
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $3.6M
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.6M
Executive Vice President of Corporate Strateg...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

microsoft corp (MSFT) Key Developments

Microsoft Shuts Down Nokia's Retail Store in Helsinki, Finland

Microsoft has closed down the Nokia retail store in Helsinki, Finland. The location was Nokia's retail store in the heart of the city of Helsinki, Finland.

Microsoft Announces New Solutions to Empower IT Professionals

Microsoft Corp. announced a range of new products and services that help IT professionals lead their companies in the new era of enterprise computing, including the next generation of Windows management, Microsoft Office, hybrid cloud infrastructure and SQL Server. Windows Update for Business, introduced is a new management option for Windows 10 to always keep devices up to date with the latest security updates and Windows features. The new solution will help reduce management costs, provide control over update deployment, offer faster access to security updates and critical fixes, and deliver the latest innovation from Microsoft on an ongoing basis. The Windows Store for Business offers additional manageability, enabling company decision-makers to acquire trusted software or content for entire teams and companies. System Center Configuration Manager for managing Windows 10, available in technical preview, gives IT professionals expanded tools to deploy, update, manage and secure Windows 10, and will integrate with Windows Update for Business. In addition, next week, Microsoft will release service packs for existing Configuration Manager 2012 and 2012 R2 customers, as well as an update to Microsoft Intune for Windows 10 support. Office 2016, available in broad public preview today, brings in-app, real-time co-authoring to the rich Office desktop applications used by over 1 billion people worldwide. Real-time presence and the ability to see changes to text and formatting as they happen will help co-workers and teams stay on the same page as they create content. Skype for Business broadcasting, introduced today, enables customers to broadcast meetings to up to 10,000 people. The service uses Azure Media Services for streaming audio, video and PowerPoint presentations, and offers built-in interoperability with Bing Pulse for sentiment tracking and Yammer for audience conversations. Extensibility enables third parties to add audience polling, formal Q&A and other functionality. Next-generation hybrid cloud. Introduced May 4, 2015 and in preview this summer, Microsoft Azure Stack brings the Azure user experience and both infrastructure and platform-as-a-service capabilities into customers' datacenters. With Azure Stack IT teams can easily blend enterprise applications with modern, distributed applications and services while maintaining centralized oversight.

Adobe and Microsoft Partner to Transform Customer Engagement Across Sales, Service and Marketing

Adobe and Microsoft Corp. announced a strategic partnership that will redefine how enterprises manage their marketing, sales and service to better engage with customers across touch points. The partnership will include the integration of Adobe's Marketing Cloud Solutions with the best-in-class Microsoft Dynamics CRM solution and will allow brands to deliver experiences that take all customer engagements into account -- from reach and acquisition to retention and loyalty. This new integration will help eliminate the frustrating customer experiences that result when marketing, sales and service interactions are siloed. Microsoft Dynamics Marketing, Microsoft's integrated marketing management solution, includes capabilities like marketing resource management that are complementary to Adobe Marketing Cloud to provide added value to customers. The partnership will bring an integrated CRM-marketing solution to marketers across many industry segments including financial services, travel and leisure. This partnership offers customers the ability to: Align sales and marketing activities by tightly integrating audiences and their behaviors, which can help guide sales or service calls, identify sales opportunities or inform lead scoring. Find high-value audience segments and provide them with real-time offers on the website or enable targeted display ads. Combine Web behavior data with order history, return history, loyalty status and call center history to not only identify where in the sales life-cycle stage a customer is, but then also deliver the right content at the right time, whether that content resides on a landing page, in a service follow-up email or as an alert in a mobile app.

 

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