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microsoft corp (MSFT) Snapshot

Open
$46.39
Previous Close
$46.24
Day High
$46.83
Day Low
$46.29
52 Week High
09/12/14 - $47.02
52 Week Low
09/24/13 - $32.15
Market Cap
385.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
33.9M
EPS TTM
$2.67
Shares Outstanding
8.2B
EX-Date
08/19/14
P/E TM
17.5x
Dividend
$1.12
Dividend Yield
2.39%
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microsoft corp (MSFT) Details

Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, markets, and supports software, services, and devices worldwide. The company’s Devices and Consumer (D&C) Licensing segment licenses Windows operating system and related software; Microsoft Office for consumers; and Windows Phone operating system. Its Computing and Gaming Hardware segment provides Xbox gaming and entertainment consoles and accessories, second-party and third-party video games, and Xbox Live subscriptions; surface devices and accessories; and Microsoft PC accessories. The company’s Phone Hardware segment offers Lumia Smartphones and other non-Lumia phones. Its D&C Other segment provides Windows Store, Xbox Live transactions, and Windows Phone Store; search advertising; display advertising; Office 365 Home and Office 365 Personal; first-party video games; and other consumer products and services, as well as operates retail stores. The company’s Commercial Licensing segments licenses server products, including Windows Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related Client Access Licenses (CALs); Windows Embedded; Windows operating system; Microsoft Office for business, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, and related CALs; Microsoft Dynamics business solutions; and Skype. Its Commercial Other segment offers enterprise services, including premier support services and Microsoft consulting services; commercial cloud comprising Office 365 Commercial, other Microsoft Office online offerings, Dynamics CRM Online, and Microsoft Azure; and other commercial products and online services. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and resellers, as well as online. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is based in Redmond, Washington.

128,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/31/14
Founded in 1975

microsoft corp (MSFT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $2.3M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $823.4K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $2.9M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

microsoft corp (MSFT) Key Developments

Microsoft Announces Executive Changes

Microsoft appointed Shelley McKinley as it's new head of legal and corporate affairs in Western Europe. She previously held the same role for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Dirk Bornemann, currently head of the legal department at the German operatioms, will replace her in that role.

Microsoft Names Craig Hodges as a General Manager to Oversee its Newly-Created Gulf Coast District

Microsoft named Craig Hodges as a General Manager to oversee its newly-created Gulf Coast District, covering Austin, San Antonio and Houston. The move is part of a recent restructuring as the company looks to focus on mobile and cloud initiatives in those cities. Hodges was previously the General Manager for the company's Northeast District in Boston. Hodges, who will work out of Houston, moved into the new job in July, 2014, and will be responsible for sales and marketing to Microsoft's enterprise customers in the Gulf Coast area, and he is expected to engage with its partners in the area on topics such as technological innovation and STEM education initiatives.

Microsoft Azure Media Services Adds New Cloud-First Live Streaming, Content Protection and Indexing Services

Microsoft Corp. announced new cloud-first media services, including HD-quality live streaming that supports most popular devices and platforms, end-to-end content protection capabilities, and a new service that simplifies the indexing of audio and video content and makes it easier to search. These new capabilities are part of Microsoft Azure Media Services, a comprehensive platform built on a market-proven public cloud that media companies can use to build scalable, cost-effective and end-to-end media solutions. Since Azure Media Services was initially released in 2012, a broad ecosystem of industry partners have built integrated solutions that offer customers flexibility and choice for their media workflows. Microsoft is now adding four new partners to that ecosystem: Telestream's Wirecast offers customers a built-in destination that makes it quick and easy to send content from Wirecast's live streaming production software to Microsoft Azure. NewTek TriCaster offers customers a total media publishing solution for live productions of any scale and includes the ability to ingest mezzanine stream over Real-Time Messaging Protocol. Cires21 offers customers a simple and easy-to-use service to help monitor the health of live channels. JW Player offers customers the ability to customize and distribute premium adaptive content to a wide array of devices.

 

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