Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT)
|Net Change||$0.11 (0.17%)|
|Previous Close Price||$64.87|
|Number of Trades||99,684|
|Fifty Two Week High||$65.91 (2017-01-27)|
|Fifty Two Week Low||$48.03 (2016-06-27)|
|Average Daily Volume||23,436,385|
|Share Outstanding||7,727,530 Shares|
|Total Dividend Payout||1.56/yr|
|1st Quarter Earnings||$0.83 (2017-01-26)|
|2nd Quarter Earnings||$0.76 (2016-10-20)|
|3nd Quarter Earnings||$0.69 (2016-07-19)|
|4th Quarter Earnings||$0.62 (2016-04-21)|
|Last Quarter EPS||$|
|Insider Shareholders %||0.0299%|
|No. Shares Outstanding||7,727,530|
|Inst. Shareholder %||73.76%|
|Annual Net Income||$16.77B|
|TTM Net Profit Margin||$19.92|
|5-Year Revenue Growth||21.99%|
|5-Year Earnings Growth||5.28%|
|5-Year Dividend Growth||127.87%|
|Annual Dividend Yield||2.4%|
|Change in EPS YTD||6.12%|
|Dividends per Share||$0.39|
|Stock Split Ratio||2-1|
Today's Microsoft Stock Update
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The Microsoft stock price 52-week high is $65.91. That was hit on 1/27/2017. The MSFT stock 52-week low is $48.03, reached on 6/27/2016. Some more numbers to note - MSFT trading volume yesterday was 19,269,199. That's not quite as high as Microsoft stock's average daily trading volume of 22,630,142. Microsoft's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 502,134,899,000. That gives Microsoft a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.
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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Microsoft stock is 22.42. That's not as high as the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare MSFT to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of MSFT is 2.12. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Microsoft is 1.03. Microsoft stock has a dividend yield of 2.40%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks. For more info on Microsoft stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find MSFT stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.
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