MSFT - Microsoft Corporation

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Delayed Price. Currency in USD
92.00
-0.66 (-0.71%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close92.66
Open92.45
Bid86.19 x 100
Ask86.30 x 500
Day's Range91.80 - 93.50
52 Week Range63.62 - 96.07
Volume30,596,919
Avg. Volume28,466,413
Market Cap708.381B
Beta1.37
PE Ratio (TTM)74.80
EPS (TTM)1.23
Earnings DateApr 26, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.68 (1.83%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-02-14
1y Target Est104.24
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