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As of Feb 12, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 34 polled investment analysts covering Microsoft Corporation advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Jul 15, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Microsoft Corporation.
|Last year||3 months ago||2 months ago||4 weeks ago||Latest|
The 31 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Microsoft Corporation have a median target of 60.00, with a high estimate of 70.00 and a low estimate of 39.00. The median estimate represents a 18.81% increase from the last price of 50.50. View Full Financials
In 2015, Microsoft Corp reported a dividend of 1.24 USD, which represents a 10.71% increase over last year. The 12 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.41 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 13.71%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+10.71 %|
On Jan 28, 2016, Microsoft Corporation reported 2nd quarter 2016 earnings of 0.78 per share. This result exceeded the 0.71 consensus of the 27 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 2nd quarter results by 4.00%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Apr 21, 2016. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+1.94 %|
Microsoft Corporation reported annual 2015 earnings of 2.46 per share on Jul 21, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from Microsoft Corporation is expected the week of Jul 19, 2016. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-2.17 %|
Microsoft Corporation had 2nd quarter 2016 revenues of 25.69bn. This bettered the 25.26bn consensus of the 26 analysts covering the company. This was 2.94 % below the prior year's 2nd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+0.11 %|
Microsoft Corporation had revenues for the full year 2015 of 93.58bn. This was 7.77% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+7.58 %|