MSF - Microsoft - Stock Price & Dividends

Exchange: XETRA Stock Exchange • Country: United States • Currency: EUR • Type: Common Stock • ISIN: US5949181045

Office Software, Cloud Services, Operating System, Gaming Consoles, Productivity Tools

Microsoft Corporation is a global leader in developing and supporting a wide range of software, services, devices, and solutions that empower individuals and organizations to achieve more.

The company's Productivity and Business Processes segment is a powerhouse of innovative solutions, offering a suite of products and services that help people work smarter, not harder. This segment includes popular applications like Microsoft Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Microsoft Teams, which are designed to enhance collaboration, productivity, and communication. Additionally, this segment provides LinkedIn, a professional networking platform, and Dynamics 365, a set of intelligent, cloud-based business applications that cater to various industries and business needs.

The Intelligent Cloud segment is the backbone of Microsoft's cloud computing capabilities, providing a robust infrastructure for businesses to build, deploy, and manage applications and services. This segment includes Azure, a comprehensive cloud platform, as well as other cloud services, server products, and enterprise services. With GitHub and Nuance, Microsoft offers a suite of developer tools and AI-powered solutions that enable businesses to innovate and stay ahead in a rapidly changing world.

The More Personal Computing segment is focused on delivering exceptional computing experiences through Windows, the world's most popular operating system. This segment includes Windows OEM licensing, Windows commercial offerings, patent licensing, and Windows Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Moreover, it encompasses devices such as Surface, HoloLens, and PC accessories that are designed to make computing more accessible and enjoyable. The segment also includes Microsoft's gaming division, which offers Xbox consoles, Xbox Game Pass, and other gaming-related services.

Microsoft's products and services are available through a diverse network of OEMs, distributors, resellers, and digital marketplaces, making it easy for customers to access the solutions they need. With a strong online presence, Microsoft offers its products and services directly to customers through its website, online stores, and retail outlets. Founded in 1975, Microsoft is headquartered in Redmond, Washington, and has grown to become one of the world's most influential and successful technology companies.

For more information about Microsoft and its offerings, please visit https://www.microsoft.com.

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MSF Stock Overview

Market Cap in USD 3,385,071m
Sector Technology
Industry Software - Infrastructure
GiC SubIndustry Application Software
TER 0.00%
IPO / Inception

MSF Stock Ratings

Growth 5y 92.2
Fundamental 72.5
Dividend 50.18
Rel. Performance vs Sector -0.29
Analysts -
Fair Price Momentum 445.84 EUR
Fair Price DCF 250.34 EUR

MSF Dividends

Dividend Yield 12m 0.73%
Yield on Cost 5y 2.51%
Dividends CAGR 5y 8.10%
Payout Consistency 95.9%

MSF Growth Ratios

Growth 12m 32.55%
Growth Correlation 12m 82%
Growth Correlation 3m 71%
CAGR 5y 27.44%
CAGR/Mean DD 5y 3.76
Sharpe Ratio 12m 1.44
Alpha vs SP500 12m 11.87
Beta vs SP500 5y weekly 0.82
ValueRay RSI 1.83
Volatility GJR Garch 1y 21.56%
Price / SMA 50 -1.37%
Price / SMA 200 8.31%
Current Volume 24.3k
Average Volume 20d 19.5k

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What is the price of MSF stocks?
As of July 19, 2024, the stock is trading at EUR 399.90 with a total of 24,285 shares traded.
Over the past week, the price has changed by -3.85%, over one month by -3.71%, over three months by +3.83% and over the past year by +31.62%.
What are the forecast for MSF stock price target?
According to ValueRays Forecast Model, MSF Microsoft will be worth about 493.6 in July 2025. The stock is currently trading at 399.90. This means that the stock has a potential upside of +23.44%.
Issuer Forecast Upside
Wallstreet Target Price - -
Analysts Target Price - -
ValueRay Target Price 493.6 23.4

Understanding Microsoft Corporation

History

Microsoft Corporation, often just called Microsoft, started its journey in 1975 when Bill Gates and Paul Allen founded it to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for the Altair 8800. Since then, it has grown into a tech giant, leaving significant marks in the world of computing. Windows, its flagship operating system, introduced in 1985, revolutionized personal computing and remains a cornerstone of productivity and gaming machines worldwide.

Core Business

At its core, Microsoft focuses on software development, especially its Windows operating systems and the Microsoft Office suite. Moreover, it's a leading player in cloud computing through its Azure platform, competing with giants like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Microsoft also emphasizes business productivity and enterprise solutions, including LinkedIn, Dynamics 365, and its Power Platform.

Side Business

Besides these core areas, Microsoft has diversified interests. It entered the gaming industry with its Xbox console series and owns numerous game development studios, including the acquisition of Bethesda Softworks. Another significant area is mobile computing, despite stepping back from smartphone OS development, through its apps and services for Android and iOS. Additionally, Microsoft invests in AI research, digital hardware products like the Surface series, and has a stake in social media through LinkedIn.

Current Market Status

As of 2023, Microsoft remains a dominant force in the technology sector, consistently ranked within the top most valuable companies globally. Its transition to cloud computing and subscription models across its products has bolstered its financial health, showing robust revenue growth. Despite facing stiff competition, especially in cloud services and OS markets, Microsoft's diverse portfolio and innovation in AI, gaming, and enterprise solutions support its strong market position.