Microsoft shares fell more than 6 percent in trading today, to $29.83, following mixed quarterly results that included a larger-than-expected revenue shortfall in the company’s PC Windows business. Meanwhile, all eyes are on Microsoft …
It didn’t take very long for Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) to erase the $100 price premium it charged for the new Xbox One compared with Sony Corp.’s (NYSE: SNE) PlayStation 4. All it took was a good excuse and that showed up with …
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has recently decided to sell some of the shares he owns at the software giant he founded, a move that made former CEO Steve Ballmer the number one individual shareholder in the company. Bill Gates has …
The recent drop in Microsoft Corp.'s stock price may have rattled some investors, but it has been good news for one of …
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 …
Members of Congress are personally investing tens of millions of dollars in the tech sector, with Microsoft and Apple leading the way, according to an analysis by Maplight, the California nonprofit that tracks money and politics. The …
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 …
That means if Bill Gates observed the tradition, he should have turned up with 33 pounds of M&Ms on June 27, 2008. 7. Microsoft's Stock Has Split Nine Times Microsoft has split its stock nines times since it went public back in March …
Hedge fund manager Jeffrey W. Ubben disclosed yesterday that his fund, ValueAct Capital, has taken a $2 billion position in Microsoft stock, causing an almost immediate 4 percent jump in the stock. Microsoft stock, which is down a penny …