Microsoft Corporation Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Productivity and Business Processes, Intelligent Cloud, and More Personal Computing. The Productivity and Business Processes segment offers Office, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, Office 365 Security and Compliance, Microsoft Viva, and Skype for Business; Skype, Outlook.com, OneDrive, and LinkedIn; and Dynamics 365, a set of cloud-based and on-premises business solutions for organizations and enterprise divisions. The Intelligent Cloud segment licenses SQL, Windows Servers, Visual Studio, System Center, and related Client Access Licenses; GitHub that provides a collaboration platform and code hosting service for developers; Nuance provides healthcare and enterprise AI solutions; and Azure, a cloud platform. It also offers enterprise support, Microsoft consulting, and nuance professional services to assist customers in developing, deploying, and managing Microsoft server and desktop solutions; and training and certification on Microsoft products. The More Personal Computing segment provides Windows original equipment manufacturer (OEM) licensing and other non-volume licensing of the Windows operating system; Windows Commercial, such as volume licensing of the Windows operating system, Windows cloud services, and other Windows commercial offerings; patent licensing; and Windows Internet of Things. It also offers Surface, PC accessories, PCs, tablets, gaming and entertainment consoles, and other devices; Gaming, including Xbox hardware, and Xbox content and services; video games and third-party video game royalties; and Search, including Bing and Microsoft advertising. The company sells its products through OEMs, distributors, and resellers; and directly through digital marketplaces, online stores, and retail stores. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.
|Industry / Sector||Software—Infrastructure / Technology|
|Full time employees||221000|
|Mailing address||One Microsoft Way Redmond WA 98052-6399 United States|
|Phone / Fax||425 882 8080 / 425 706 7329|
5Y Avg. yield
Microsoft Corporation paid $2.48 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 16 Aug 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 25.08%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.MSFT dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.
MSFT's forward dividend amount is $2.48 and the forward dividend yield is 0.85%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.
As of Aug 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Microsoft Corporation.
|Mr. Satya Nadella||Chairman & CEO||54||16.82M|
|Mr. Bradford L. Smith LCA||Pres & Vice Chairman||62||5.36M|
|Ms. Amy E. Hood||Exec. VP & CFO||49||5.6M|
|Mr. Christopher David Young||Exec. VP of Bus. Devel., Strategy & Ventures||49||5.9M|
|Ms. Alice L. Jolla||Corp. VP & Chief Accounting Officer||54|
|Brett Iversen||Gen. Mang. of Investor Relations|
|Mr. Frank X. Shaw||Corp. VP for Corp. Communications|
|Mr. Christopher C. Capossela||Exec. VP of Marketing & Consumer Bus. and Chief Marketing Officer||51|
|Mr. Keith Ranger Dolliver Esq.||VP, Deputy Gen. Counsel of Corp., External & Legal Affairs and Assistant Sec.|
|Ms. Kathleen T. Hogan||Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer||55|
Profitability and management effectiveness
Return on assets
Return on equity
Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.
The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.
Valuation and Trading Info
The market capitalization of Microsoft Corporation is and its enterprise value is .
The MSFT's stocks Beta value is 0.93 making it 7% less volatile compared to NASDAQ market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Microsoft Corporation's Stock Symbol?
Microsoft Corporation trades on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MSFT".
2. What is Microsoft Corporation's stock price today?
One share of MSFT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $291.91.
3. How can I contact Microsoft Corporation?
Microsoft Corporation's mailing address is One Microsoft Way Redmond WA 98052-6399 United States. The company can be reached via phone at 425 882 8080.
4. What is Microsoft Corporation's official website?
The official website of Microsoft Corporation is https://www.microsoft.com.