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Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. The company’s Windows & Windows Live Division segment offers PC operating system that primarily includes Windows 7 and Windows Vista operating systems; Windows live suite of applications and Web services; and Microsoft PC hardware products. Its Microsoft’s Server and Tools segment provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure, Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, Silverlight, system center products, Microsoft consulting services, and product support services. This segment also offers enterprise consulting services; and training and certification to developers and information technology professionals, as well as builds standalone and software development lifecycle tools for software architects, developers, testers, and project managers. The company’s Online Services Division segment provides online information and content through Bing, MSN portals, and adCenter, as well as Atlas online tools for advertisers. Its Microsoft Business Division segment offers Microsoft office; Microsoft Exchange; Microsoft SharePoint; Microsoft Lync; Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM; and Microsoft Office Web Apps, as well as office 365, an online service, offering Microsoft Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Lync. The company’s Entertainment and Devices Division segment provides Xbox 360 entertainment platform, which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, Xbox LIVE, and Xbox 360 accessories; Mediaroom, an Internet protocol television software; and Windows Phone that provide Microsoft Office and Xbox LIVE functionality. It markets and distributes its products and services through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. Microsoft was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.

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94,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/26/12
Founded in 1975
Last $27.98 USD
Change Today -0.067 / -0.24%
Volume 23.8M
As of 12:32 PM 10/24/12 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

microsoft corp (MSFT) Snapshot

Open
$28.16
Previous Close
$28.05
Day High
$28.20
Day Low
$27.92
52 Week High
03/16/12 - $32.95
52 Week Low
11/25/11 - $24.30
Market Cap
235.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
56.7M
EPS TTM
$2.59
Shares Outstanding
8.4B
EX-Date
11/13/12
P/E TM
10.8x
Dividend
$0.92
Dividend Yield
2.86%
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Nokia to bring division from Itasca to Chicago, and 150 jobs with it [Chicago Tribune]
Apple releases iPad Mini amid hoopla [The Philadelphia Inquirer]
Apple, Microsoft launch October surprises [Boston Herald]
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Microsoft Corporation Announces Top Universities Choose Office 365 for Education for Enhanced Security and Privacy

Microsoft Corporation announced new academic institutions and medical schools that are adopting Microsoft Office 365 for education, the company's next- generation cloud productivity service, to improve communication and collaboration across campuses while helping meet security, privacy and other regulatory requirements as mandated by the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Duke University, Emory University, Thomas Jefferson University, University of Iowa and University of Washington chose Office 365 after a consortium of leading technology, legal and compliance experts from the academic, public and private sector worked closely with Microsoft to develop a business associates agreement (BAA) to address HIPAA requirements. These institutions and medical schools represent 188,000 additional students, faculty and staff that are using the cloud productivity service. As a result of the collaborative efforts, Microsoft now offers the most comprehensive agreement available to HIPAA-covered entities that manage electronic-protected health information.

Microsoft Corporation Provides Financial Guidance for the Full Year of Fiscal 2013

Microsoft Corporation provided financial guidance for the full year of fiscal 2013. For the period, the company expects effective tax rate to be 19% to 21%, and capital expenditures to be roughly $3.5 billion.

Microsoft Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended September 30, 2012

Microsoft Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended September 30, 2012. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of $16,008 million compared to $17,372 million a year ago. Operating income was $5,308 million compared to $7,203 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $5,534 million compared to $7,306 million a year ago. Net income was $4,466 million or $0.53 basic and diluted per share compared to $5,738 million or $0.68 basic and diluted per share a year ago. Net cash from operations was $8,484 million compared to $8,493 million a year ago. Additions to property and equipment were $603 million compared to $436 million a year ago. Adjusted revenue was $17,364 million. Adjusted operating income was $6,664 million. Adjusted diluted per share was $0.65.

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Subject Author Date
MUST SEE - Microsoft Corporation shaniquapgi74557 2012-09-14 08:03:03
Republicans Drop Energy Efficiency From Platform captain_tweezers 2012-09-14 08:03:00
Bernanke action is pure manipulation where the Fed is not supposed to go, to elect Obama hawcreek12 2012-09-14 08:02:48
Warming sign in the Arctic: Starving female polar bear captain_tweezers 2012-09-14 08:02:44
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure does'nt know if Egypt is an ally! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:41
M$ Malware is factory installed!!!! phands.theheretic3 2012-09-14 08:02:38
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure says "Ally' is a legal term of art." Just like the definition of what is is! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:35
Who will Romney start a war with ?? Any suggestions for him?? cfuryurself 2012-09-14 08:02:31
obama is not a wimp xcrewshe8n 2012-09-14 08:02:28
No marines at the embassy hawcreek12 2012-09-14 08:02:24
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure has a failed on foreign policy, domestic policy, healthcare policy, and economic policy! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:21
Muslims kill Christains and Obama kisses the Muslim Brotherhood John Bolton said Obama policy a disaster. gregjanetommax 2012-09-14 08:02:17
"Make no mistake..." Obamanure, you are a one termer! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:14
"Make no mistake..." Obamanure middle east policy collapsed, Just like his presidency! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:11
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure's copy of JFK moment. Kennedy said " Ich bin ein Berliner", Obamanure said "SALAAM ALAIKUM". obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:08
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure is the Chamberlain of 2012 in the middle east! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:04
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure's official foreign policy is "SALAAM ALAIKUM". obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:02:01
50% Trust Romney More on Economy, 43% Trust Obama More gregjanetommax 2012-09-14 08:01:55
MUST SEE - Microsoft Corporation shaniquapgi74557 2012-09-14 08:01:54
GOP elector resigns, says she can't support Romney hawcraper 2012-09-14 08:01:52
Republicans Drop Energy Efficiency From Platform captain_tweezers 2012-09-14 08:01:47
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure supports musllim barbarians! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:01:46
Bernanke action is pure manipulation where the Fed is not supposed to go, to elect Obama hawcreek12 2012-09-14 08:01:44
Warming sign in the Arctic: Starving female polar bear captain_tweezers 2012-09-14 08:01:39
"Make no mistake...": Rasmussen poll today says Romney 47% leads Obamanure 46%. obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:01:38
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure does'nt know if Egypt is an ally! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:01:34
America under Obama is falling apart, Unemployment suring in 47 states soon 50% on Welfare gregjanetommax 2012-09-14 08:01:32
M$ Malware is factory installed!!!! phands.theheretic3 2012-09-14 08:01:30
Would this market rally have legs? pricelinelong 2012-09-14 08:01:27
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure says "Ally' is a legal term of art." Just like the definition of what is is! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:01:25
Android wins the smartphone wars....! phands.theheretic3 2012-09-14 08:01:21
Who will Romney start a war with ?? Any suggestions for him?? cfuryurself 2012-09-14 08:01:19
obama is not a wimp xcrewshe8n 2012-09-14 08:01:16
Apple iPhone5 - 50 million by years end vs. Android 250 million vs. Microsoft Windows Phone 8 2 million! zzzzqqqzz 2012-09-14 08:01:16
No marines at the embassy hawcreek12 2012-09-14 08:01:12
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure has a failed on foreign policy, domestic policy, healthcare policy, and economic policy! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:01:09
Muslims kill Christains and Obama kisses the Muslim Brotherhood John Bolton said Obama policy a disaster. gregjanetommax 2012-09-14 08:01:05
"Make no mistake..." Obamanure, you are a one termer! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:01:02
"Make no mistake..." Obamanure middle east policy collapsed, Just like his presidency! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:00:58
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure's copy of JFK moment. Kennedy said " Ich bin ein Berliner", Obamanure said "SALAAM ALAIKUM". obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:00:55
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure is the Chamberlain of 2012 in the middle east! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:00:50
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure's official foreign policy is "SALAAM ALAIKUM". obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:00:46
50% Trust Romney More on Economy, 43% Trust Obama More gregjanetommax 2012-09-14 08:00:43
GOP elector resigns, says she can't support Romney hawcraper 2012-09-14 08:00:40
"Make no mistake...": Obamanure supports musllim barbarians! obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:00:36
"Make no mistake...": Rasmussen poll today says Romney 47% leads Obamanure 46%. obadidos1 2012-09-14 08:00:33
America under Obama is falling apart, Unemployment suring in 47 states soon 50% on Welfare gregjanetommax 2012-09-14 08:00:30
Would this market rally have legs? pricelinelong 2012-09-14 08:00:26
Android wins the smartphone wars....! phands.theheretic3 2012-09-14 08:00:23
Apple iPhone5 - 50 million by years end vs. Android 250 million vs. Microsoft Windows Phone 8 2 million! zzzzqqqzz 2012-09-14 08:00:19
MITT ROMNEY IS A FRAUD c.luke44 2012-09-12 17:09:53
yahoofinance promotes Racism, Misogyny & Homophobia . pistolpakkin_teatardbot 2012-09-12 17:09:49
yahoofinance promotes Racism, Misogyny & Homophobia . pistolpakkin_teatardbot 2012-09-12 17:09:46
Prediction: Dividend goes to $1 annual announced on 9/21 swank818 2012-09-12 17:09:42
Bailouts Gave Us the Volt for $89,000 Obamas Cronie Capitalism for the vote gregjanetommax 2012-09-12 17:09:39
Obama's connection with Bill Ayers puts Obama on the terriorist watch list gregjanetommax 2012-09-12 17:09:35
Romney the coward to speak on Lybian attack? Miff Romney fled to France during Vietnam War. Romney is a cowardly old fool not fit to fill the shoes of Hillary Clinton much less speak on Lybia. lordbalzy 2012-09-12 17:09:29
Major companies use Excel, Word... & Msft tablet will profilerate workplace zellpam 2012-09-12 17:09:25
MUST SEE - Microsoft Corporation shaniquapgi74557 2012-09-12 17:09:22
Birthers Shift To A New Whacky Conspiracy captain_tweezers 2012-09-12 17:09:18
Ronmey, shut yur pie hole, no wait peppeek 2012-09-12 17:09:14
Secret Service in the house? Please see 2nd post below from 16m15 peppeek 2012-09-12 17:09:11
HUSSEIN obama off to VEGAS to campaign n16m15 2012-09-12 17:09:07
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartin_2012 2012-09-12 17:09:03
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartin_2012 2012-09-12 17:09:00
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartin_2012 2012-09-12 17:08:56
The Right Wing Claims Obama Is a Socialist.....Well, hawcraper 2012-09-12 17:08:39
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartin_2012 2012-09-12 17:08:36
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartintx12 2012-09-12 17:08:32
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartintx12 2012-09-12 17:08:29
White House declines Netanyahu request to meet with Obama hawcreek12 2012-09-12 17:08:24
Faculty Lounge Types vs. America plmartintx12 2012-09-12 17:08:21
Knuckle dragging mouth breathers vs America -- The vast hoard of numbskulls who hate intelligence,education,reasoning, and compassion are driving this country into the ground in a self reinforcing race to the bottom. They are getting bolder in their attem cfuryurself 2012-09-12 17:08:17
1.3 Million Android Device Activations Per Day wottowwottow 2012-09-12 17:08:14
Miff Romney To Bomb Iran While He Becomes A Missionary To Switzerland rush_limpballs_warning 2012-09-12 17:08:10
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