Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

NASDAQ: MSFT · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.77 (-0.26%)
At close: Aug 17, 2022 4:00 PM
-0.72 (-0.25%)
After-hours: Aug 17, 2022 7:03 PM EDT
Market Cap 2.17T
Revenue (ttm) 198.27B
Net Income (ttm) 72.74B
Shares Out 7.46B
EPS (ttm) 9.65
PE Ratio 30.19
Forward PE 28.82
Dividend $2.48 (0.85%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 17, 2022
Volume 17,763,569
Open 289.74
Previous Close 292.09
Day's Range 289.46 - 293.35
52-Week Range 241.51 - 349.67
Beta 0.93
Analysts Buy
Price Target 339.66 (+16.6%)
Earnings Date Jul 26, 2022

About MSFT

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,, OneDrive, and LinkedIn; and Dynamics 365, a set of cloud-based and on-premises business solutions for organizations an... [Read more...]

Industry Software
IPO Date Mar 13, 1986
CEO Satya Nadella
Employees 221,000
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol MSFT
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2022, Microsoft's revenue was $198.27 billion, an increase of 17.96% compared to the previous year's $168.09 billion. Earnings were $72.74 billion, an increase of 18.72%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 58 analysts, the average rating for MSFT stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 339.66, which is an increase of 16.59% from the latest price.

Price Target
(16.59% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts


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