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Consolidated Investment Analysis for Microsoft Corp Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT ) Company Description Microsoft Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing, licensing and supporting a range of software products and services for different types of computing devices. Its software products and services include operating systems for personal computers, servers and intelligent devices; server applications for distributed computing environments; information worker productivity applications; business solutions applications; computing applications; software development tools, and video games. It operates in five segments: Windows & Windows Live Division (Windows Division), Server and Tools, Online Services Division, Microsoft Business Division, and Entertainment and Devices Division. It also designs and sells hardware, including the Xbox 360 gaming and entertainment console and accessories, the Zune digital music and entertainment device and accessories, and Microsoft personal computer (PC) hardware products. In December 2009, it acquired Opalis Software Inc. Share Statistics Symbol MSFT Current Price 27.25 52wk Range 22.73- 31.58 Avg Vol (3m) 56,837,800

EPS 2.34 Market Cap 228.96B 52wk Change -3.09% P/E (ttm) 11.63

Financial Summary

On January 27, 2011, Microsoft Corp reported 2nd quarter 2011 earnings of 0.77 per share. This result exceeded the 0.68 consensus of the 31 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 2nd quarter results by 4.05%. The next earnings announcement is expected on April 20, 2011. Microsoft Corp reported annual 2010 earnings of 2.10 per share on July 22, 2010. MSFT.O had 2nd quarter 2011 revenues of 19.95bn. This bettered the 19.17bn consensus of the 29 analysts covering the company. This was 23.20% above the prior year's 2nd quarter results MSFT.O had revenues for the full year 2010 of 62.48bn. This was 6.93% above the prior year's results.


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This is the consensus forecast amongst 33 polled investment analysts. Against the Microsoft Corp. Analyst Detail

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The 29 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Microsoft Corp (MSFT:NSQ) have a median target of 33.00, with a high estimate of 38.00 and a low estimate of 25.00. The median estimate represents a 20.00% increase from the last price of 27.50. Technical Analysis Chart


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Share Statistics Symbol 
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 EPS
 
 2.34 Current Price
27.25

 
 Market Cap
 228.96B 52wk...

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