Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)
Last closing price (Aug 21 4:00 EDT):
45.22 (0.60%) ?
Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, and supports software products and services; and designs and sells hardware worldwide. The companys Windows & Windows Live division offers PC operating system that primarily includes Windows 7 operating system, Windows live suite of applications and Web services, and PC hardware products. Its Server and Tools division provides Windows Server operating systems, Windows Azure; Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Azure, Windows Intune, Windows Embedded, Visual Studio, Silverlight, system center products, Microsoft consulting services, and Premier product support services. This division also offers cloud-based 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 provides online information and content, including Bing, MSN, adCenter, and Atlas online tools for advertisers. Its Microsoft Business division offers Microsoft office, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office project and office Visio, and Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM, as well as Microsoft Office Web Apps and Microsoft Office 365, which are online service offerings. The companys Entertainment and Devices Division segment provides Xbox 360 entertainment platform, which includes the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console, Kinect for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 video games, and Xbox 360 accessories; Xbox LIVE; Skype; and Windows Phone. Microsoft Corporation markets and distributes its products and services primarily through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as through online. The company has strategic alliances with Nokia, and NIIT Ltd., as well as a strategic relationship Dominion Enterprises, Inc. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is based in Redmond, Washington.
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|Christopher Rolland||FBR Capital Markets & Co.||Buy||Jul 23, '14||44.59||51.00||Jul 23, '15||1.41%|
|Brendan Barnicle||Pacific Crest Securities||Buy||Jul 23, '14||44.59||54.00||Jul 23, '15||1.41%|
|Shaul Eyal||Oppenheimer & Co.||Buy||Jul 23, '14||44.59||50.00||Jul 23, '15||1.41%|
|Raimo Lenschow||Barclays||Buy||Jul 18, '14||44.41||50.00||Jul 18, '15||1.82%|
|Rick Sherlund||Nomura||Buy||Jul 15, '14||42.19||50.00||Jul 15, '15||7.18%|
|Christopher Rolland||FBR Capital Markets & Co.||Buy||Jun 05, '14||40.95||49.00||Jun 05, '15||10.43%|
|Bill Kreher||Edward Jones||Buy||May 22, '14||39.85||May 22, '15||13.48%|
|Walter Pritchard||Citi||Sell||May 21, '14||40.10||May 21, '15||-12.77%|
|Shaul Eyal||Oppenheimer & Co.||Buy||Apr 25, '14||39.38||45.00||Apr 25, '15||14.83%|
|Ross Macmillan||Jefferies & Co.||Buy||Apr 22, '14||39.46||Apr 22, '15||14.60%|
|Steven Ashley||Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.||Buy||Apr 01, '14||40.87||Apr 01, '15||10.64%|
|JiaBao Ye||Unaffiliated||Buy||Mar 31, '14||40.45||45.00||Oct 01, '14||11.79%|
|Ross Macmillan||Jefferies & Co.||Buy||Mar 21, '14||39.63||Mar 21, '15||14.11%|
|Karl Keirstead||BMO Capital Markets||Buy||Jan 22, '14||35.19||Jan 22, '15||28.50%|
|Nandan Amladi||Deutsche Bank Securities||Buy||Jan 22, '14||35.19||Jan 22, '15||28.50%|
|Raimo Lenschow||Barclays||Buy||Jan 10, '14||35.30||42.00||Jan 10, '15||28.10%|
|Brent Thill||UBS||Sell||Nov 21, '13||36.63||37.23||Nov 21, '14||0.45%|
|Kash Rangan||BofA Merrill Lynch||Sell||Nov 18, '13||36.16||Nov 18, '14||-25.06%|
|Rick Sherlund||Nomura||Buy||Nov 06, '13||37.12||45.00||Nov 06, '14||21.82%|
|Kirk Materne||Evercore Partners||Buy||Oct 25, '13||34.73||40.00||Oct 25, '14||30.20%|