Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Closes 2.76% Down on the Day for January 07

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Dow Jones component Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) saw its stock move -2.76% to $52.56, representing a per-share move of $1.49, on volume of 39.85 million shares for Thursday.

Microsoft Corporation currently has a total float of 7.99 billion shares and moves 35.32 million a day, on average. The stock opened at $52.70 on January 07 and traded between a low of $52.07 and a high of $53.49. The stock now has a 50-day SMA of $54.45 and 200-day SMA of $47.18, and it has a high of $56.85 and low of $39.72 over the last year. Its P/E ratio is 35.8 and its P/B ratio is 5.42.

Microsoft Corp is engaged in designing, manufacturing, selling devices, and online advertising. Its products include operating systems for computing devices, servers, phones and other devices.

Based out of Redmond, WA, Microsoft Corporation has 118,000 employees and is helmed by CEO Satya Nadella.

For a deeper dive into the fundamentals of Microsoft Corporation, check out’s E.V.A. report for MSFT.


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The history of the index dates all the way back to 1896 when it was first created by Charles Dow, the legendary founding editor of the Wall Street Journal and founder of Dow Jones & Company, and Edward Jones, a statistician. The price-weighted, scaled index has since become a standard part of most major daily news recaps and has seen dozens of different companies pass through its ranks, with only General Electric (GE) remaining on the index since its inception.

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