Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on Microsoft (MSFT) Stock as of October 22, 2017

Previous Closing Price $77.91 is above 50 day moving average of $75.30
Previous Closing Price $77.91 is above 200 day moving average of $71.50
The Price/Earnings To Growth ratio (PEG) is great than 1
The Stock pays a dividend of 2.16%
The closing price $77.91 is less than 4.33% away from its one year target price of $81.28
Current Short Ratio 1.95 is great than 1
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Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Profile Summary

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. The companys Windows & Windows Live Division segment offers Windows operating system, Windows Live, and Internet Explorer. It offers Windows operating system, which include Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP Home, as well as Windows Live suite of applications and Web services. Microsofts Server and Tools segment provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure, Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Visual Studio, Silverlight, System Center products, Biz Talk server, Microsoft consulting services, and product support services. This segment also provides enterprise consulting and product support 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 companys Online Services Division segment offers online information products, such as Bing, MSN portals, and channels; and an online advertising platform for publishers and advertisers. Microsofts Microsoft Business Division segment offers Microsoft Office, Microsoft SharePoint, and Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps. The companys Entertainment and Devices Division segment develops, produces, and markets the Xbox 360 platform; PC software games; online games and services; Mediaroom, an Internet protocol television software; Windows Phone and Windows Embedded device platforms; the Zune digital music and entertainment platform; and application software for Apples Macintosh computers, Microsoft PC hardware products, and other devices. This segment also involves in retail and marketing of packaged versions of the Microsoft Office system and the Windows operating systems. Microsoft was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.

Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of October 22, 2017

Stock ExchangeNMS
Market Capitalization$607.01B
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)22,866,426 (18,992,100)
Current Year EPS Estimate$3.19
Next Year EPS Estimate$3.60
Previous Closing Price$77.91
50 Day Price Moving Average$75.30
200 Day Price Moving Average$71.50
Dividend Yield2.16%
1 yr Target Price$81.28
Ex-Dividend Date8/15/2017
PEG Ratio2.13
Short Ratio1.95

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Mutual Funds with Microsoft (MSFT) Stock in its top 10 holdings

FundCategoryMSFT Holding Percentage
Thrivent Large Cap Growth ALarge Growth3.95%
American Century Strat Allc: Agrsv InstlAllocation--70% to 85% Equity0.69%
Putnam Dynamic Asset Allocation Bal CAllocation--50% to 70% Equity1.49%
American Beacon Balanced InvAllocation--50% to 70% Equity1.43%
American Beacon Lg Cap Value InstLarge Value2.13%
Alger Large Cap Growth I-2Large Growth2.79%
American Beacon Lg Cap Value InvLarge Value2.13%
Thrivent Large Cap Value ALarge Value3.83%
ASTON/Cornerstone Large Cap Value ILarge Value4.27%
American Funds American Balanced AAllocation--50% to 70% Equity3.35%

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