After reporting great earnings results, Eric Jackson of Ironfire Capital thinks it's time for the software giant to raise, if not double, the dividend.
With a slew of companies reporting earnings after hours, the traders are sifting through the results in an attempt get you a step ahead. What's the latest?
Stocks logged their best day in two weeks Thursday as a strong batch of earnings reports revived optimism about the economic recovery. Regional banks rallied.
The software heavyweight reported a profit and sales that improved over last year and both topped what Wall Street was looking for, helped by strong sales of Windows 7.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Jan. 22.
Digital distribution has been a hot topic in the video game industry for years – with developers, publishers and retailers trying to forecast when it will become a real threat to traditional brick and mortar stores. New data, however, shows that time might be closer than many were expecting.
Option prices are implying a 4.5% move in the post-market for Microsoft, slightly more than its historical average of 4%.
Why Brian Kelly of Kanundrum Capital thinks the revenues for the company's rating agency could go up.
Stocks advanced Thursday after another strong batch of earnings reports revived optimism about the economic recovery. Regional banks rallied.
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Stocks rallied on Thursday after the latest batch of earnings reports. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services shared his market outlook.
Stocks shot out of the gate Thursday after the latest batch of earnings gave investors some cause for optimism. A better-than-expected housing report also gave the market a boost.
Fresh economic data Thursday could feed the market's phobia about a weaker economy, ahead of another round of testimony from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.
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Considering shares of Microsoft are down about 20% over the last 3 months, how should you game this stock ahead of earnings, Thursday?
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is scheduled to begin his semi-annual economic testimony before Congress at the Senate Banking Committee this afternoon. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, discussed his insights.
Investors often watch industry leaders as a barometer for how the rest sector will report. But not all stocks should be considered bellwethers.
Microsoft’s gesture-recognition controller, Kinect, set to hit stores this November, will launch with a price tag of $150, the company announced Tuesday.
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