For the current book year the analysts expect a total revenue of 93,83 billion dollars. The expectations would mean a record revenue for the company. This is slightly more than the revenue over 2015 of 85,32 billion dollars.
The analysts foresee for 2016 a net profit of 22,51 billion dollars. For the current year the consensus of the result per share is a profit of 2,89 dollars. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 20.For this year the consensus of the dividend per share equals 1,53 dollars. The dividend yield consequently equals 2,65 percent. The average dividend yield of the software & services company equals a rather low percent.
Microsoft is being covered by 14 analysts (only based on fundamental analysis). The average target price for the stock is at 58,46 dollars. This is around 1 percent more than the current stock price of 57,8 dollars. The 3 most recent recommendations for American were provided by KBC Securities (buy, 64,00 dollars), Goldman Sachs (hold, 55,00 dollars) and Sanford C. Bernstein & Co (buy, 68,00 dollars).
Based on the number of outstanding shares Microsoft 's market capitalization equals 451,3 billion dollars.At 22.00 the stock traded at 0,42 percent higher at 57,8 dollars.
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