Microsoft is about to party like it’s 1999. Microsoft stock soared as much as 5% in after hours trading Thursday following a strong earnings report, setting the company up to hit a new all-time high when the market opens Friday. The stock
Microsoft's focus on business software and online services paid off with a surprisingly high profit in its latest quarter, putting its stock on a trajectory toward its all-time high. The fiscal first-quarter results released Thursday provided further ...
Last month it was reported that the online Microsoft Store had sold out of most Surface 2 tablets one week prior to Christmas. It was unclear why the company was struggling to meet demand, that too in a lucrative period such as the …
Microsoft is expanding the stock repurchase program it first announced July, pledging to spend an additional $16.2 billion buying back the company's shares through June 30, 2011. The total planned expenditure now tops $36 billion. The …
All the three major indexes closed at their record high levels on Friday to finish the first trading week of 2018 strong. The Dow Jones added 220 points to end the day at 25,295 points, and the S&P 500 rose 19 points to finish trading at 2,743 …
Microsoft repurchased $4.3 billion of its shares during its fiscal fourth quarter, and returned another $2.5 billion to shareholders in the form of dividends. The total is nearly double the amount from last year, said finance chief Amy …
There’s a grand old saying on Wall Street: People who make ill-timed stock calls are never wrong — they’re just early. Case in point: Michael Lewis, whose much-discussed “Buy Microsoft” editorial in the April 7 Wall Street Journal ran …
“Bill Gates, chairperson and co-founder of Microsoft, sold 4 million shares of the software giant’s stock over the last three days of February, bringing his total sales for the month to 20 million, according to filings with the Securities and …
With trading closed for the day on Wall Street, shares of Microsoft buoyed by today's launch of Halo 3 were up to $29.56, a 1.651% increase over yesterday's closing price. The increase doesn't quite match the grav lift of greenbacks …