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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

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  • Jan. 29, 2010, 10:10 AM
    Dow leaders: CAT +2.7%. WMT +2.3%. AXP +2.1%. AA +1.8%.
    Dow laggards: MSFT -1.2%. BA -0.8%. IBM -0.5%. JNJ -0.4%.
    | Jan. 29, 2010, 10:10 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 28, 2010, 5:13 PM
    Microsoft (MSFT): Windows 7 sales - more than 60M licenses through end of Q2 - led to record Windows sales, and the 14% gain to record revenues overall. Sees full-year operating expense of $26.2B-26.5B. "Our continuing commitment to managing costs allowed us to drive earnings performance ahead of the revenue growth." Shares now +1.7% AH.
    | Jan. 28, 2010, 5:13 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 28, 2010, 4:08 PM
    Microsoft (MSFT): FQ2 EPS of $0.60 beats by $0.01. Revenue of $19B (+14%) vs. $17.8B. Shares +0.7% AH. (PR)
    | Jan. 28, 2010, 4:08 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 28, 2010, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Thursday's close: AMCC, AMZN, ASIA, BCR, CA, CB, CPWR, GHL, GNW, ICO, INFA, JNPR, KLAC, LEG, MSFT, MXIM, OCLR, PMCS, QTM, RHI, RMBS, SNDK, SNV, THOR, TSRA
    | Jan. 28, 2010, 12:10 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 26, 2010, 1:29 PM
    Stocks have retreated just after reaching intraday highs, as tech issues have emerged to provide a lift (AAPL +4.1%; MSFT +1.7%; EMC +4.5%). At midday: the Dow +0.7% to 10,265; S&P 500 +0.4% to 1,101; Nasdaq +0.6% to 2,223. Crude -0.5%. Natural gas -4.1%. Gold -0.2%. Silver -1.8%. Platinum -2%.
    | Jan. 26, 2010, 1:29 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 25, 2010, 1:28 PM
    Dow leaders: INTC +2.8%. GE +2.3%. CAT +2.1%. HPQ +1.8%. MSFT +1.8%.
    Dow laggards: KFT -0.7%. HD -0.4%. AXP -0.3%. UTX -0.3%.
    | Jan. 25, 2010, 1:28 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 21, 2010, 10:15 AM
    Microsoft (MSFT) is rushing to patch a security hole in its IE browser, with a software update due out today, as governments warn users to switch to alternative browsers.
    | Jan. 21, 2010, 10:15 AM | 1 Comment
  • Jan. 20, 2010, 11:12 AM
    Sources say Apple (AAPL) is indeed in talks with Microsoft (MSFT) to replace Google (GOOG) as the iPhone's default search engine. The discussions reflect the intensifying rivalry between Apple and Google. (previously)
    | Jan. 20, 2010, 11:12 AM | 3 Comments
  • Jan. 19, 2010, 2:02 PM
    A note from Jefferies' Katherine Egbert restarts the "Project Pink" rumors that Microsoft (MSFT) is following Google (GOOG) into the smartphone market by introducing its own handset, as soon as a few weeks from now. But on the success meter, would a Microsoft phone be more of a "Zune" - or an "Xbox"?
    | Jan. 19, 2010, 2:02 PM | 1 Comment
  • Jan. 19, 2010, 7:54 AM
    German and French agencies take a strong stance against Microsoft's (MSFT) Internet Explorer, warning of a security hole and suggesting users switch to a different browser. Duly annoyed, Microsoft says users should simply upgrade to the newest version of IE.
    | Jan. 19, 2010, 7:54 AM | 1 Comment
  • Jan. 15, 2010, 4:31 PM
    BusinessWeek looks at the increasingly tense relationship between Apple (AAPL) and Google (GOOG) and considers a bold prediction: that Apple might dump Google as a default search tool and deal with (gasp!) Microsoft (MSFT). Paul Boutin's takeaway is that mobile search is far from figured out. Meanwhile, comScore says Bing just keeps gaining market share.
    | Jan. 15, 2010, 4:31 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 14, 2010, 5:07 PM
    The Associated Press and Yahoo (YHOO) are reportedly close on terms in a new content-sharing deal that could boost AP's fees. The AP has been working with search engine makers (including Google (GOOG) and Microsoft (MSFT)) in order to get more favorable terms for its news.
    | Jan. 14, 2010, 5:07 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 14, 2010, 4:54 PM
    Security software firm McAfee (MFE) says it's pinned the source of recent online attacks on Google (GOOG), Adobe (ADBE) and others: It's in browser Internet Explorer (MSFT).
    | Jan. 14, 2010, 4:54 PM | 4 Comments
  • Jan. 14, 2010, 2:13 PM
    Dow leaders: MRK +2.7%. MSFT +2.3%. INTC +2.3%. IBM +1.6%.
    Dow laggards: WMT -1.2%. VZ -0.9%. DD -0.8%. DIS -0.7%. CAT -0.7%.
    | Jan. 14, 2010, 2:13 PM | Comment!
  • Jan. 14, 2010, 9:57 AM
    Dow leaders: INTC +1%. MRK +1%. JPM +1%. MSFT +0.9%.
    Dow laggards: WMT -0.9%. DIS -0.9%.
    | Jan. 14, 2010, 9:57 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 13, 2010, 11:27 AM
    Microsoft (MSFT) and Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) will invest $250M in a three-year agreement on simplifying technology environments for business. The project involves collaborating on a roadmap for data management involving hardware, software and services, and advancing cloud computing.
    | Jan. 13, 2010, 11:27 AM | Comment!
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Company Description
Microsoft Corp is engaged in designing, manufacturing, selling devices, and online advertising.Its products include operating systems for computing devices, servers, phones and other devices.
Sector: Technology
Country: United States