Microsoft Corp. (MSFT): Price and Financial Metrics

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT): $299.35

-0.21 (-0.07%)

POWR Rating

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  • MSFT scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 97.48% of US stocks.
  • MSFT's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 48 weeks.
  • MSFT's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 26.19% of US stocks).

MSFT Stock Summary

  • Microsoft Corp's market capitalization of $2,251,160,822,251 is ahead of 99.98% of US-listed equities.
  • Microsoft Corp's stock had its IPO on March 13, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.58% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 13.39, Microsoft Corp has a higher such ratio than 86.47% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to MSFT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are AAPL, GOOGL, AMZN, FB, and TSLA.
  • Visit MSFT's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MSFT Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, MSFT's price/earnings ratio is 5.13% lower, now standing at 37.
  • MSFT's price/sales ratio has moved up 1.4 over the prior 243 months.
  • MSFT's price/earnings ratio has moved up 6.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MSFT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MSFT 2021-09-01 13.5 16.0 37.0 31.0
MSFT 2021-08-31 13.5 16.0 37.0 31.0
MSFT 2021-08-30 13.6 16.1 37.2 31.2
MSFT 2021-08-27 13.4 15.9 36.8 30.8
MSFT 2021-08-26 13.4 15.8 36.7 30.7
MSFT 2021-08-25 13.5 16.0 37.0 31.0

MSFT Growth Metrics

  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 4.05%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at 269.41%.
  • Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 30.39%.
Over the past 15 months, MSFT's revenue has gone up $29,389,000,000.

The table below shows MSFT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 168,088 76,740 61,271
2021-03-31 159,969 72,703 56,015
2020-12-31 153,284 68,028 51,310
2020-09-30 147,114 66,192 47,496
2020-06-30 143,015 60,675 44,281
2020-03-31 138,699 58,110 46,266

MSFT's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MSFT has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 92.43% of graded US stocks.
  • MSFT's asset turnover comes in at 0.539 -- ranking 295th of 556 Business Services stocks.
  • QLYS, SMSI, and NEO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MSFT.

The table below shows MSFT's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.539 0.689 0.589
2021-03-31 0.527 0.684 0.553
2020-12-31 0.514 0.684 0.524
2020-09-30 0.503 0.683 0.494
2020-06-30 0.498 0.678 0.467
2020-03-31 0.489 0.682 0.461

MSFT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MSFT, see our MSFT price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $333.38 Average Broker Recommendation 1.33 (Strong Buy)

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MSFT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $299.35 52-week high $305.84
Prev. close $299.56 52-week low $199.62
Day low $296.93 Volume 14,998,900
Day high $299.80 Avg. volume 25,966,326
50-day MA $293.86 Dividend yield 0.75%
200-day MA $255.74 Market Cap 2.25T

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Company Bio

Microsoft Corp. was founded in 1975 by computing pioneers Bill Gates and Paul Allen. The company's best known software products are the Microsoft Windows operating systems, the Microsoft Office suite, and the Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers. Over the decades, Microsoft has continued to diversify its product and services offerings, including consumer and enterprise software for desktops, laptops, tabs, gadgets, and servers, including Internet search (with Bing), the digital services market (through MSN), mixed reality (HoloLens), cloud computing (Azure), and software development (Visual Studio). In 2019, Microsoft became the third publicly traded company to reach a market cap of over 1 trillion US dollars, and is the third-highest global brand valuation as of 2020 -- often switching places with its two primary technology peers, Apple and Alphabet.

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Latest MSFT News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Microsoft Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MSFT as an investment opportunity.

The ubiquitous surveillance camera

Even as the tech biggiesAmazon, Microsoft, and IBMhit pause on surveillance and facial recognition, the rest of the world wont be sitting still

The Financial Express | September 23, 2021

The Original Surface Duo Will Get An Update To Android 11

Microsoft is in the spotlight right now because of the Surface event it recently held. We got a glimpse of the Surface Duo 2 and what its going to offer but, what about the first generation? Well, thanks to The Verge, we now know that Microsoft will give the original Surface Duo the update to [] Read More... The post The Original Surface Duo Will Get An Update To Android 11 appeared first on Android Headlines .

Android Headlines | September 23, 2021

Docking a Surface Pen to your Surface Duo 2 phone will cost $65

Microsoft has a new phone of its own, the Surface Duo 2, arriving October 21st and if you buy an optional "Surface Duo 2 Pen Cover," youll be able to magnetically dock and wirelessly charge the companys stylus.

The Verge | September 23, 2021

Microsoft to Close Operations in Humacao in 2024

Microsofts offices in Humacao will close down in September of 2024 due to a corporate reorganization process. According to the Department of Economic Development and Commerce (DDEC), the commonwealth carried out different efforts to keep the company in the island, but the closing responds to a business model in which digital and database services should []

Caribbean Business | September 23, 2021

Synthetic dataset of human trafficking victims could allow big data work without privacy compromises

In order to combat human trafficking effectively, those combating it must understand it and these days, that means data. Unfortunately, for obvious reasons there is no convenient index of trafficking victims, though this confidential information is in some ways abundant. Microsoft and the International Organization for Migration may have found a way forward with []

TechCrunch | September 23, 2021

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MSFT Price Returns

1-mo -0.88%
3-mo 13.17%
6-mo 27.12%
1-year 48.68%
3-year 171.16%
5-year 463.37%
YTD 35.47%
2020 42.53%
2019 57.56%
2018 20.80%
2017 40.73%
2016 15.08%

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