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 …
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 released its first fiscal quarter earnings report after closing bell tonight, posting adjusted earnings of 67 cents per share on GAAP revenue of $20.4 billion. Analysts had been expecting earnings of 59 cents per share and $21.03 billion …
Well, this isn't surprising: following a somewhat underwhelming presentation from Microsoft after unveiling the Xbox One (where are the games?), Sony's stock jumped up. Here's a comparison, with Sony's graph up top. Mind that the …
(AP) -- Microsoft Corp. is trying to lift its stock price by boosting its dividend 25 percent, the largest increase since the world's largest software maker started the quarterly payments seven years ago. The change announced Tuesday will …
“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 …
When will Microsoft get more Surface 2s and Surface Pro 2s in stock? It's a question I'm getting increasingly regularly on Twitter and via email -- along with questions about when Microsoft will replenish supplies of its Surface docks and finally …
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 …
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, whose botched bid for Yahoo helped drive the stock down 20% since February, is about to make it up to shareholders with a buyback of as much as $20 billion. That's the word from Heather Bellini of UBS, …
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts has sold between $250,000 and $500,000 worth of Microsoft stock, according to an Associated Press report out today. It's the largest single stock sale by anyone on the court in more than a decade. …