Microsoft Corp. (MSFT): Price and Financial Metrics

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT): $253.14

-0.94 (-0.37%)

POWR Rating

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where MSFT ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.15% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MSFT is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • MSFT's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 28.53% of US stocks).

MSFT Stock Summary

  • Microsoft Corp's market capitalization of $2,364,586,640,055 is ahead of 99.98% of US-listed equities.
  • MSFT's went public 36.07 years ago, making it older than 92.75% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • MSFT's price/sales ratio is 12.79; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 88.59% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Microsoft Corp are GOOGL, AAPL, AMZN, TSLA, and BRK.B.
  • MSFT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Microsoft Corp's official 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 net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 225.56%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 25.11%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at 218.09%.
Over the past 34 months, MSFT's revenue has gone up $62,692,000,000.

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
2021-12-31 184,903 83,909 71,185
2021-09-30 176,251 81,945 67,883
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

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 93.25% of graded US stocks.
  • MSFT's asset turnover comes in at 0.55 -- ranking 290th of 561 Business Services stocks.
  • NEO, GRPN, and SGRP 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
2021-09-30 0.550 0.689 0.606
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

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 1.34 (Strong Buy)

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MSFT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $253.14 52-week high $349.67
Prev. close $254.08 52-week low $243.00
Day low $251.88 Volume 32,692,200
Day high $257.67 Avg. volume 36,773,832
50-day MA $286.18 Dividend yield 0.93%
200-day MA $303.92 Market Cap 1.89T

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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MSFT Price Returns

1-mo -11.07%
3-mo -11.88%
6-mo -25.90%
1-year 4.97%
3-year 106.66%
5-year 299.26%
YTD -24.40%
2021 52.48%
2020 42.53%
2019 57.56%
2018 20.80%
2017 40.73%

MSFT Dividends

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