Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ/MSFT) is a technology company that has been around since 1986 and was founded by Bill Gates. With a market cap of close to $300 billion, Microsoft is one of the largest companies in the world. The maker of the widely popular “Windows” operating system has run into difficulties due to competition, but its expansion into smartphones, tablets, and the “Xbox” gaming and entertainment system is driving renewed interest in Microsoft.
One company that is consistently seeing its earnings estimates tick higher is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT). The stock has basically doubled since the stock market breakout at the beginning of 2013, and the company has been increasing its dividends significantly.Microsoft’s current quarterly dividend, payable in early December,. Read More
No doubt, trading volume for a lot of stocks has been on the decline, and while this is traditionally a sign of a market that’s topping out, this potential outcome would be well-deserved and no surprise.It’s the lull between earnings seasons and the beginning of summer trading action. Volume is going to be lighter, and stocks are due. Read More