Research

L & S Advisors Inc Acquires New Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

L & S Advisors Inc Acquires New Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc sold 7,910 shares as Microsoft (MSFT)'s stock 0.00%. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 1,066,834 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $61,450,000 after buying an additional 14,904 shares during the last quarter. Microsoft Corp now has $508.22B valuation.

The share price of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) was down -2.78% during the last trading session, with a day high of 69.10. About 5.67 million shares traded.

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. It has by 0.00% the S&P500.

Assura plc is a United Kingdom-based healthcare real estate investment trust. In addition, the company plans to increase their cash returns in the following years, thanks to a new buyback program of $40 billion. It has a 30.61 P/E ratio. It conducts its activities primarily through City Office REIT Operating Partnership, L.P.

Since January 30, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 selling transactions for $2.54 billion activity. Wg Shaheen Associates Dba Whitney owns 84,210 shares for 1.97% of their portfolio. Current year EPS projections for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) set at $3.03 according to the sentiments of 32 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $3 and highest earnings estimates are $3.1. 7,500 Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares with value of $490,125 were sold by BROD FRANK H. Investors of record on Thursday, May 18th will be given a $0.39 dividend. Its up 0.11, from 0.84 in 2016Q3. $130.22 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares were sold by GATES WILLIAM H III.

Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Microsoft by 1.9% in the fourth quarter. 19,660 are held by Wedgewood Invsts Pa. $1.84 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares were sold by COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE.

President Donald Trump Illuminates the White House in Blue to Honor LE
The DPS Peace Officer Memorial Service is always held in conjunction with National Police Week . Already this year, he noted 118 law enforcement officers died in the line of duty.

In related news, insider G Mason Morfit sold 4,616,000 shares of Microsoft stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 23rd. M&R Cap owns 90,598 shares. Cleararc invested in 2.52% or 226,119 shares. Rmsincerbeaux Mgmt Limited Liability reported 91,200 shares stake. Stillwater Capital Advisors Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $536.27 billion market cap company.

Currently Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT)'s shares owned by insiders are 2.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 76.6%. Partner Management Lp holds 4.86% of its portfolio in Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) for 12,933 shares. Ftb Advsr stated it has 62 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Cypress Asset Management Tx invested 0.37% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). BMO Capital Markets maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Wednesday, July 20 with "Outperform" rating. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.62 EPS. MSFT's profit will be $5.48 billion for 24.10 P/E if the $0.70 EPS becomes a reality. Vetr lowered Microsoft from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $67.56 target price for the company.in a research report on Wednesday, March 8th. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, January 29 by Wunderlich. Therefore 82% are positive. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. Nomura has "Buy" rating and $36 target. Scotia Capital maintained Capital Power Corp (TSE:CPX) on Tuesday, July 28 with "Sector Perform" rating. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, April 26 report. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to "Buy". The company was maintained on Friday, April 1 by Cowen & Co.

Ratings analysis reveals 80% of City Office REIT's analysts are positive. Buy rating has been given by 4 analysts to the company stock whereas no analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 5 analysts given HOLD rating. $63.36's average target is -8.72% below currents $69.41 stock price. CIO was included in 8 notes of analysts from August 19, 2015. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, June 27 by JP Morgan. The company was maintained on Thursday, May 12 by Compass Point. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by Peel Hunt. William Blair upgraded the shares of MSFT in report on Friday, October 21 to "Outperform" rating. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". The rating was maintained by Wunderlich with "Buy" on Friday, August 5. The current share price indicates that stock is -2.87% away from its one year high and is moving 43.65% ahead of its 52-week low.

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Microsoft: How To Increase Your Yield" on May 18, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: "On the Surface, Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Looks Like a Buy" published on May 18, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "Microsoft Build: Enterprise Remains The Focus" on May 15, 2017.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.


  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami recalled to India's squad

    Mumbai: India on Monday announced the 15-member squad for the Champions Trophy to be played in England between June 1-18. Mahendra Singh Dhoni : India lifted the Champions Trophy last time under Dhoni.
    Isco raves over on-field relationship with Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo

    Isco raves over on-field relationship with Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo

    The Bernabeu club can secure a league and European double themselves but Ronaldo isn't thinking of that just yet. He has shown that again today, not just with his goals, he worked hard too in defence".

    Trump reportedly asked Comey to consider imprisoning members of the press

    Comey called in help, asking Mueller, then the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, and several top aides to meet him at the hospital.
  • Justice Official Knew Trump Would Fire Comey, Senators Say

    Justice Official Knew Trump Would Fire Comey, Senators Say

    Asked about Graham's concerns that Comey or others may be less inclined to testify given Mueller's inquiry, Conaway was unfazed. Constitutional law Professor David Schultz says the Mueller investigation, like other special prosecutor investigations in U.S.
    Trump blasts Russian Federation  investigation as a 'witch hunt'

    Trump blasts Russian Federation investigation as a 'witch hunt'

    Asked if Mueller's appointment would preempt his own request for Comey information, the Iowa Republican replied, "I don't know". On Fox News , Sean Hannity warned Wednesday of a "destroy Trump alliance" that is now "aligning to take down President Trump".
    $0.64 EPS Expected for Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

    $0.64 EPS Expected for Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

    Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 24,978 shares in the company, valued at $1,432,238.52. The stock of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Tuesday, February 21 by RBC Capital Markets.
  • 10 things you need to know about France's president-elect

    10 things you need to know about France's president-elect

    In an interview with Bloomberg shortly after announcing his candidacy he said Britain should not be given special treatment. Macron has said he was aiming for an absolute majority in the lower chamber in June's elections.

    Shami, Rohit return for Champions Trophy

    Manish Pandey , who is now representing Kolkata Knight Riders, last played for India against New Zealand in October 2016. In addition, to bolster both batting and bowling departments, India have the services the ever-improving Hardik Pandya .
    Former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is dead

    Former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is dead

    Roger was a patriot, grateful to live in a country that gave him so much opportunity to work hard, to rise-and to give back. Ailes denied the allegations, saying the reason her contract was not renewed was due to "disappointingly low ratings".
  • Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

    Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

    Saudi Arabia is making every effort to dazzle and impress President Donald Trump on his first overseas trip. Chaffetz had previously said he may leave before the end of his term but did not give any timeline.
    Len McCluskey 'confident' that opinion polls will start to turn for Labour

    Len McCluskey 'confident' that opinion polls will start to turn for Labour

    Nationalising the water and energy industries will cut household bills by £220 a year, Labour has claimed. The change appears to suggest the Labour vote is continuing to trend upwards as election day looms.
    2 in U.S.  court over Washington protest fight

    2 in U.S. court over Washington protest fight

    Washington and Ankara are at odds over US plans to support the YPG , a Syrian Kurdish militia battling IS militants. He added that "this kind of thing can not go unresponded diplomatically".