Microsoft moved 1.6% this afternoon session, trading between a high of $341.652 and a low of $335.67 per share. Yesterday the stock finished at $332.47 per share, compared to an average analyst target price of $345.37.
Microsoft Corporation develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions worldwide. The large-cap computer software: prepackaged software company is based in the United States, and over the last twelve months it has returned a dividend yield of 0.8%. Microsoft has trailing twelve months earnings per share (EPS) of 9.22, which at today's prices amounts to a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 36.7.
Based on its expected future earnings growth, the company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 2.85. Usually a PEG ratio between 0 and 1 indicates a potentially undervalued company.
Overview of the Company's Gross Margins:
|Date Reported||Revenue ($ k)||Cost of Revenue ($ k)||Gross Margins (%)||YoY Growth (%)|
Microsoft's 68.4% average gross margins are thinner than the 70.92% average of the Software industry, implying that the firm might be lacking in competitivity.