3 hrs ago
Microsoft's "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Zacks
's stock had its "neutral" rating reiterated by Zacks in a research report issued on Wednesday.
9 hrs ago
An ETF For Tech Dividend Growth
Gone are the days when the technology sector was eschewed by income investors. The largest sector weight in the S&P 500 has also been one of the most prolific contributors to the benchmark U.S. index's dividend growth over the past several years.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Is Microsoft Ready To Pay Out?
Microsoft shareholders would be hard pressed to complain about the 2.7% dividend yield or the $40 billion the company is using as a part of its stock buyback program.
21Vianet 2Q14 Preview: Riding On The Back Of Data Demand
A conference call is scheduled for 8pm EST. Detail of the call is below. Consensus expects RMB 0.65 EPS on RMB642m in revenue .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
China planning own operating system to take on Microsoft, others
China is reportedly planning on developing its own computer operating system that will take on the likes of Microsoft Corp., Google Inc. and Apple Inc. China and Microsoft haven't been getting along too well recently.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Microsoft's Upcoming Windows 9 Could Boost Windows Adoption
Microsoft will detail the upcoming changes to Windows as part of a release codenamed "Threshold," which is likely to be named Windows 9. Earlier we said that despite the launch of Windows 8 the adoption of Windows hasn't been impressive; however, we didn't anticipate that a new version of Windows was imminent.
Eurobites: Opera Gets Call From Microsoft
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia lands Irish RAN contract; Rocket fires up IPO; Mail.ru feels the heat in Russia.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Microsoft asks: What's the biggest cybersecurity threat in the next 10 years?
Microsoft is asking what will be the biggest cybersecurity threat in the next 10 years and answering that the world's population growth will be a big contributor.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Why HP's $199 Laptop Is Good For AMD
Confirmation that Microsoft will release a $199 laptop , through Hewlett-Packard , will bode well for Advanced Micro Devices shareholders.
Microsoft: Fairly Valued And Heading Into A Year Of Big Changes
Under CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft is shifting towards a "mobile first, cloud first" mentality, and is changing many aspects of its business model to facilitate this paradigm shift.
Up To Speed: Microsoft's Azure cloud service suffered hours-long outage
Microsoft's cloud-computing service Azure suffered a global outage yesterday, perhaps striking a blow to CEO Satya Nadella 's aspirations to dominate the cloud services industry.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Interesting December 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 .
The Apple Enterprise Hope
After writing about the disappointing happenings in the Chinese smartphone market and the likelihood that the health app wouldn't move the needle anytime soon, the enterprise app market provides one of the best opportunities for Apple .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Microsoft: Time For A Dividend Raise
As the summer comes to a close, it's time for technology Microsoft to raise its dividend again.
Spies used YouTube videos and Microsoft log-ins to take over devices
Watching silly YouTube videos and checking your Microsoft Live account might sound harmless enough -- too harmless, in fact, to lead to a security breach.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Investor's Business Daily
Microsoft Shows Signs Of Revival Amid Push Into Cloud
It would normally put the stock in a secondary buying range, but you'd like to see stronger volume as it lifts off its key support line.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Android Phones Extend Dominance In Q2; Apple Slips
Apple's share of the fast-growing smart phone sector slipped in the second quarter while Google's Android system increased its overwhelming dominance to more than 84 percent of the market.
The Real Reason Microsoft Is Losing Money On Its Surface Line Of Tablets
While the device is necessary in order for Microsoft to offer a complete product ecosystem, they need to make a lot of changes to make it competitive.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Microsoft: Highly Profitable, Growth Prospects, Low Valuation
Microsoft , headquartered in Redmond, Washington, develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers and services.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Oracle Can Really Take Off From Its Mobile Platform With A Handset Push
A alliance with or acquisition of BlackBerry may improve Oracle's competitive position against rivals such as IBM and Microsoft.