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Microsoft Corporation
Type
Public
Traded as
  • NASDAQ: MSFT
  • Dow Jones Industrial Average Component
  • NASDAQ-100 Component
  • S&P 500 Component
Industry Computer software
Consumer electronics
Computer hardware
Founded Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S. (April 4, 1975; 40 years ago (1975-04-04))
Founders Bill Gates, Paul Allen
Headquarters Microsoft Redmond Campus, Redmond, Washington, U.S.
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
  • John W. Thompson (Chairman)
  • Satya Nadella (CEO)
  • Bill Gates (founder, technology advisor)
Products
  • Windows
  • Office
  • Servers
  • Skype
  • Visual Studio
  • Dynamics
  • Azure
  • Xbox
  • Surface
  • Mobile
  • more...
Services
  • MSN
  • Bing
  • OneDrive
  • MSDN
  • Outlook.com
  • TechNet
  • Xbox Live
Revenue Increase US$ 93.58 billion (2015)
Operating income
Decrease US$ 18.16 billion (2015)
Net income
Decrease US$ 12.19 billion (2015)
Total assets Increase US$ 176.22 billion (2015)
Total equity Decrease US$ 80.08 billion (2015)
Number of employees
118,584 (March 2015)
Subsidiaries List of Microsoft subsidiaries
Website Microsoft.com
Footnotes / references

Microsoft Corporation /ˈmkrɵsɒːft/ (commonly referred to as Microsoft) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, Microsoft Office office suite, and Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers. Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox game consoles and the Microsoft Surface tablet lineup. It is the world's largest software maker measured by revenues. It is also one of the world's most valuable companies.

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Investment goal date:
Dividends reinvested
Microsoft Corporation MSFT report Q1 2018
Period
Date
Adjusted Actuals EPS
GAAP EPS
Q3 2018
2018-04-23
--
--
Q2 2018
2018-01-24
--
--
Q1 2018
2017-10-26
0.8400
0.8400
Q3 2017
2017-08-03
0.7000
0.6100
Q4 2016
2016-07-19
0.6900
0.3900
Q3 2016
2016-04-21
0.6200
0.4700
Q2 2016
2016-01-28
0.7800
0.6200
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Funds
Fund Name
Ticker shares
BANK OF AMERICA CORP /DE/
89888094
Bank of New York Mellon Corp
122311431
BlackRock Fund Advisors
113203963
BlackRock Inc.
471604930
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A.
209175632
Capital World Investors
337753411
FMR LLC
173926039
GEODE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC
80250708
Invesco Ltd.
87052270
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO
94128546
NORTHERN TRUST CORP
92310042
PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/
183580207
STATE STREET CORP
318681830
Vanguard Group, Inc
538998598
WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT CO LLP
123424443
Major Shareholders
Name Relationship
Total Shares
Holding stocks
GATES WILLIAM H III
2.0300% (166992934)
ECL / MSFT /
BALLMER STEVEN A
4.0400% (333254734)
MSFT /
COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE
0.0100% (559473)
MSFT /
MARQUARDT DAVID F
0.0100% (666579)
MSFT /
SMITH BRADFORD L
0.0100% (887602)
MSFT / NFLX /
TURNER BRIAN KEVIN
0.0100% (943093)
JWN / MSFT /
Nadella Satya
0.0100% (1132377)
MSFT / RVBD / SBUX /
Hood Amy
0.0100% (502763)
MMM / MSFT /
Bates Anthony John
0.0100% (601777)
EBAY / GPRO / MSFT / SIRI / VMW /
Reller Tami
0.0100% (448675)
MSFT / SPSC /
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