Large-cap technology company Microsoft has moved -0.4% this afternoon, reaching $329.06 per share. In contrast, the average analyst target price for the stock is $386.9.
Microsoft Corporation develops and supports software, services, devices and solutions worldwide. The company is based in the United States. Microsoft currently returns an annual dividend yield of 0.8%.
What to Consider if You Are Thinking of Buying Microsoft:
Microsoft has moved 35.0% over the last year.
MSFT has a forward P/E ratio of 26.1 based on its EPS guidance of 12.62.
Over the last 6 years, earnings per share (EPS) have been growing at a compounded average rate of 19.9%.
The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 2.09.
Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 11.86
Microsoft Has a Pattern of Improving Cash Flows
|Date Reported||Cash Flow from Operations ($ k)||Capital expenditures ($ k)||Free Cash Flow ($ k)||YoY Growth (%)|
Microsoft's free cash flow history is impressive because it displays year-on-year increases over the last 6 years. Averaging out at $75.08 Billion, and following a compounded average growth rate of 0.0%, investors who focus on cash flow growth should do further research on this firm.