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 …
The recent drop in Microsoft Corp.'s stock price may have rattled some investors, but it has been good news for one of …
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 …
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 …
Microsoft's surprise deal to acquire Nokia's phone business for more than $7 billion in cash appears to have left investors cold. Microsoft stock dropped by more than 5% in early trading following the acquisition announcement late Monday …
When Steve Ballmer took over as CEO in January 2000, Microsoft was the titan of tech and the world's most valuable company. My, how things have changed. In the 13 years since Bill Gates handed over the CEO spot, the technology …
In addition to ringing the Opening or Closing Bell during "Fit Week", participating companies will be featured on …
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 …
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’s outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer is criticized by many, including here not only users, analysts and experts from all over the world, but also those more involved in the company’s business, including a bunch of shareholders. Basically, …