Though I'd love to take credit if it were due, I have to say I'm skeptical that my single-sourced report about Windows 8 possibly being released to manufacturing in April 2012 is the reason Microsoft stock has been up this week. It's not as …
One of the most popular has to do with Microsoft starting as a penny stock. It's not true, but I'll show you how the fraudsters try to trick you. Here's the truth: Microsoft's stock debuted on the Nasdaq market on March 13, 1986. Its …
Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise additional capital. Rather than selling shares, the company has filed for a debt offering. The amount of capital being raised was …
Bill Gates sold 4.6 million Microsoft shares recently, an SEC filing released today indicates. That action lowered his holdings to 330,141,164 shares in the company. Former CEO Steve Ballmer owns 333,252,990 shares. The sale …
The bank pledged to raise the dividend and increase stock buybacks. It gave scant details, but investors still welcomed the news. Until just recently, the bank concentrated its excess capital toward finishing the purchase of Morgan Stanley
Back in 2003, when Microsoft stopped giving employees stock options and instead started granting actual shares, the company also announced a new executive bonus plan called the Shared Performance Stock Award Program. The first …
Investors are liking the new clarity too. Microsoft’s stock price has surged under its new CEO. Since Nadella took the reins, Microsoft shares are up over 30%, 10 points ahead of the S&P. In comparison, Microsoft’s stock dropped nearly …
Tyler Laundon: Sometimes you don’t have to look all that hard for a great investment in a hot sector. Especially when that sector is cloud computing, a growth market that I recently spoke about in detail. This is especially true when the …
According to sources close to the situation, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is working on what is likely to turn into a significant restructuring of the massive software company, which could also move several current execs to more …
Microsoft stock hit a 10-year low this morning after an analyst at Jefferies Group cut her forecasts for the company, citing “downward pressure on PC unit sales.” The analyst — Katherine Egbert — reduced her fiscal year 2009 revenue …