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Consensus recommendation

As of Jul 14, 2017, the consensus forecast amongst 36 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.
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Buy14
Outperform12
Hold9
Underperform0
Sell1

Share price forecast

The 33 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Microsoft Corporation have a median target of 77.00, with a high estimate of 90.00 and a low estimate of 45.00. The median estimate represents a 3.75% increase from the last price of 74.22.
High22.0%90.00
Med4.4%77.00
Low-39.0%45.00

Dividends

Historical dividend information is not available for Microsoft Corp.
Div growth (TTM)10.07%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Jul 20, 2017, Microsoft Corporation reported 4th quarter 2017 earnings of 0.98 per share. This result exceeded the 0.71 consensus of the 27 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 4th quarter results by 42.03%.
Average growth rate+10.46%
Microsoft Corporation reported annual 2017 earnings of 3.31 per share on Jul 20, 2017.
Average growth rate+6.21%
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Revenue history & estimates

Microsoft Corporation had 4th quarter 2017 revenues of 24.70bn. This bettered the 24.27bn consensus of the 25 analysts covering the company. This was 9.09% above the prior year's 4th quarter results.
Average growth rate+2.59%
Microsoft Corporation had revenues for the full year 2017 of 96.66bn. This was 5.10% above the prior year's results.
Average growth rate+5.66%
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