Microsoft Will Likely Shine On Earnings Day Again

Jul. 20, 2021 6:30 AM ETMicrosoft Corporation (MSFT)16 Comments


  • Microsoft will report fiscal fourth quarter earnings on July 27, and Wall Street's expectations are aligned with management's guidance.
  • Expect to see a continuation of recent trends: cloud transition and stay-at-home forces driving strength in cloud infrastructure and business applications.
  • Beyond the results of the most recent quarter, the bull case on MSFT is based on the company's longer-term prospects that remain intact.
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The date has been set: on Tuesday, July 27, Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) will deliver fiscal fourth quarter results. Wall Street is looking for top-line growth of 16.5% and EPS of $1.92 which is very much aligned

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