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As of Jul 24, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 35 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 29 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Microsoft Corporation have a median target of 51.00, with a high estimate of 60.00 and a low estimate of 37.00. The median estimate represents a 12.5% increase from the last price of 45.35. View Full Financials
In 2015, Microsoft Corp reported a dividend of 1.24 USD, which represents a 10.7% increase over last year. The 10 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.28 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.8%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+10.7 %|
On Jul 21, 2015, Microsoft Corporation reported 4th quarter 2015 earnings of 0.60 per share. This result exceeded the 0.560 consensus of the 20 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 4th quarter results by 9.1%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Oct 22, 2015. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+4.2 %|
Microsoft Corporation reported annual 2015 earnings of 2.46 per share on Jul 21, 2015. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-2.2 %|
Microsoft Corporation had 4th quarter 2015 revenues of 22.18bn. This bettered the 22.03bn consensus of the 27 analysts covering the company. This was 5.1 % below the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||-0.6 %|
Microsoft Corporation had revenues for the full year 2015 of 93.58bn. This was 7.8% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+7.6 %|