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Interesting August Stock Options for Microsoft
Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Microsoft Corporation .
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Can Microsoft (MSFT) Surprise this Earnings Season?
Microsoft Corp. is set to report fourth-quarter fiscal 2014 results on Jul 22. Last quarter, the company posted a 9.7% positive surprise.
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Microsoft Q4 Could See Upside From Cloud And PCs
Microsoft's fiscal Q4 earnings, out after the close Tuesday, could get a lift from a recovering PC market and possibly a strong performance from its cloud business.
Microsoft: Strengthening Its Future Strategy Is More Important Than Cutting 18,000 Jobs
Last week, Microsoft announced a major reduction of its global workforce. Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella informed his personnel by email that the company plans to cut 18,000 jobs over the next year.
Microsoft places tight restrictions on vendors
In an effort to improve internal efficiency and weed out subpar contractors, Microsoft Corp. on Friday placed tight restrictions on vendors.
Microsoft's top legal beagle extolled
That's according to a Sunday profile of Smith by the New York Times , which called Smith "one of the most influential voices inside Microsoft" and his deft political skills in Washington, D.C. have some lauding his "policy skills and general intelligence," including the head lawyer for Apple Inc. Last month, Smith talked about Microsoft stopping ... (more)
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Microsoft Earnings Preview: Focus On Revenue Growth From Hardware And Cloud Services
Microsoft is set to announce its Q4 FY 2014 earnings on July 22 amid news that it's planning to cut as many as 18,000 jobs next year.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Of course, correlation does not imply causation
Early in 1994, Christie and Schultz published "Why do NASDAQ Market Makers Avoid Odd-Eighth Quotes?" noting that although the minimum price variation was an eighth of a dollar, the vast majority of quotes and executions occurred on quarters of a dollar.
Week Ahead: Inflation Data and Microsoft Earnings
A key inflation gauge, housing data and lots more earnings reports - notably from tech giant Microsoft just days after announcing massive layoffs - highlight next week's economic calendar.
The Impact of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)'s 18,000 Job Cuts
Microsoft Corporation announcement that it will eliminate up to 18,000 jobs has caused shockwaves in the company especially so, on Nokia where two-thirds of the cuts are to be carried out.
Could Microsoft Steal Mobile OS Market Share From Apple And Google Via Cloud?
Microsoft's initiative to become a strong player in cloud will allow the company to steal Apple and Google's mobile OS market share.
Microsoft: Should Investors Continue Betting On A Turnaround?
With a freshly-minted CEO at the helm, Microsoft is on a solid run this year. The stock is already up more than 13% on the back of its smart strategies and consistent results, as Microsoft has beaten earnings estimates for three quarters on the trot.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Microsoft: Time To 'Sell The News'?
When Microsoft rallies a point and half in one trading session and then attempts to rally nearly another two points in premarket trading the following day, one has to wonder if it is time to sell the news.
Earnings Preview: Microsoft Q4 2014
Microsoft, Corp. is slated to report 4Q2014 earnings after the bell on Tuesday, July 22nd.
Apple Is The Big Winner In The IBM Deal
More than 100 industry-specific enterprise apps will be offered on iOS, covering an array of IBM cloud services optimized for iOS; including data and security analysis.
Microsoft: Mr. Softie No More
The company's new CEO continues to put his stamp on the firm and showing he is a different kind of leader than Steven Ballmer.
Microsoft slashing up to 18,000 jobs
In a memo to employees , Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said 12,500 of the cuts will be in its Nokia Devices and Services unit, with both professional and factory workers getting axed.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Apple Knows How To Deliver Against Google And Microsoft Into Earnings
Background: Apple Inc. , is a multinational corporation that develops and sells consumer electronics, computer software and personal computers.
Eurobites: Ex-Nokia Staff Fear Microsoft Axe
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Portugal Telecom/Oi merger back on track; Anritsu gets BT gig; Carphone Warehouse plans MVNO.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Pre-Market: JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Earnings Both Beat Estimates; Microsoft Job Cuts Expected
Stock futures pointed toward a higher open on Tuesday. Before the opening bell, Dow Jones futures rose 0.25% to 17,021.