After a Jefferies Group analyst cut Microsoft's 2009 revenue forecasts, Microsoft's stock fell to its lowest levels since 1998. The projections were reduced due to "downward pressure on PC unit sales," not Vista or lawsuits. And indeed, …
Microsoft Corp. will start giving shares of stock to employees instead of granting stock options and will record the expenses on its books. In a move that Microsoft Corp. says will help it continue to attract and retain key staff, the …
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 boost …