|Bid||207.36 x 800|
|Ask||207.34 x 800|
|Day's Range||206.81 - 210.07|
|52 Week Range||132.52 - 232.86|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.89|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||35.98|
|Earnings Date||Oct. 21, 2020 - Oct. 26, 2020|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.24 (1.07%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Nov. 18, 2020|
|1y Target Est||229.83|
Microsoft said it's investigating an authentication outage with Office 365, preventing users from accessing some of the company's most widely used services, including Office.com, Outlook.com and Teams. In a series of tweets, Microsoft said that it tried to fix the issue, but was forced to roll back its changes after the fix failed.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) are both iconic American brands and members of the Dow and S&P 500. IBM is trying to offset the slower growth of its IT services, business software, and hardware businesses by expanding its higher-growth cloud services. McDonald's is trying to win back diners with healthier and regional menu items, using fresh instead of frozen beef, offering an all-day breakfast, and upgrading its stores with digital kiosks and online orders, though some of those plans have been disrupted by the pandemic, which forced restaurants to find new ways to serve diners.
After Slack's (NYSE: WORK) earnings report last quarter, some investors may feel like it's the abandoned hero, with the deep-pocketed Microsoft and its competing product driving off with Slack's potential customers. Bears were disappointed with Slack's latest earnings report, and the stock has taken a step back as a result.