Microsoft

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Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices. It operates through three segments: Productivity and Business Processes, Intelligent Cloud, and More Personal Computing. The Productivity and Business Processes segment consists of productivity, communication, and information services, including Office Commercial, Office Consumer, LinkedIn, and Dynamics business solutions. The Intelligent Cloud segment provides public, private, and hybrid server products and cloud services, such as SQL Server, Windows Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related CALs, GitHub, and Azure, as well as Premier Support and Microsoft Consulting Services. The More Personal Computing segment specializes in Windows licensing, Windows cloud services and IoT, and MSN advertising; devices, including Surface and PC accessories; gaming including Xbox hardware, content, and services, video games, third-party video game royalties, and search solutions.
TypePublic
Founded1975
HQRedmond, WA, US
Websitemicrosoft.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureA

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)181,000(+12%)
Job Openings21,541
Revenue (FY, 2021)$168.1 B(+18%)
Share Price (May 2022)$265.9(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore
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Key People/Management at Microsoft

Satya Nadella

Satya Nadella

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Brad Smith

Brad Smith

President and Vice Chair
Bill Gates

Bill Gates

Co-Founder
Amy Hood

Amy Hood

Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Judson Althoff

Judson Althoff

Chief Commercial Officer and Executive Vice President
Kathleen Hogan

Kathleen Hogan

Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive Vice President
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Microsoft Office Locations

Microsoft has offices in Redmond, Albany, Alpharetta, Atlanta and in 177 other locations
Redmond, WA, US (HQ)
One Microsoft Way
Albany, NY, US
54 State St 7th Floor Suite 701
Alpharetta, GA, US
8000 Avalon Boulevard, Suite 800
Atlanta, GA, US
84 Peachtree St
Austin, TX, US
10900 Stonelake Boulevard, Suite 225
Bellevue, WA, US
700 Bellevue Way NE - 22nd Floor
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Microsoft Financials and Metrics

Microsoft Revenue

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Microsoft's revenue was reported to be $168.09 b in FY, 2021 which is a 17.5% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2022)

49.4b

Gross profit (Q3, 2022)

33.7b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2022), %

68.4%

Net income (Q3, 2022)

16.7b

EBIT (Q3, 2022)

20.4b

Market capitalization (26-May-2022)

2.0t

Closing stock price (26-May-2022)

265.9

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

12.5b

EV

2.0t
Microsoft's current market capitalization is $2 t.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

125.8b143.0b168.1b

Revenue growth, %

14%14%18%

Cost of goods sold

42.9b46.1b52.2b

Gross profit

82.9b96.9b115.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Revenue

33.1b36.9b35.0b37.2b43.1b41.7b45.3b51.7b49.4b

Cost of goods sold

10.4b12.4b11.0b11.0b14.2b13.0b13.6b17.0b15.6b

Gross profit

22.6b24.5b24.0b26.2b28.9b28.7b31.7b34.8b33.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

69%67%69%70%67%69%70%67%68%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

11.4b13.6b14.2b

Accounts Receivable

29.5b32.0b38.0b

Inventories

2.1b1.9b2.6b

Current Assets

175.6b181.9b184.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Cash

13.1b8.9b11.7b17.2b14.4b13.7b19.2b20.6b12.5b

Accounts Receivable

19.1b23.5b22.7b22.9b27.3b26.3b27.3b33.5b32.6b

Inventories

2.6b1.8b1.6b2.7b1.9b2.2b3.4b3.0b3.3b

Current Assets

165.9b167.1b170.5b177.1b174.0b165.6b174.3b174.2b153.9b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

39.2b44.3b61.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

11.7b12.8b11.7b

Inventories

597.0m168.0m(737.0m)

Accounts Payable

232.0m3.0b2.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2022

Net Income

10.7b22.3b33.1b13.9b29.4b44.8b20.5b39.3b56.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

3.0b6.2b9.3b2.6b5.4b8.3b3.2b6.7b10.5b

Inventories

(561.0m)238.0m419.0m(808.0m)(20.0m)(349.0m)(777.0m)(383.0m)(662.0m)

Accounts Payable

(547.0m)(554.0m)(8.0m)315.0m348.0m1.2b(471.0m)(236.0m)284.0m
USDFY, 2019

EV/EBIT

25.5 x

EV/CFO

21 x

Revenue/Employee

873.9k

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x

P/E Ratio

26.5
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Microsoft Operating Metrics

FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021FY, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022Q3, 2023

Monthly Active Users (Xbox Live)

65 m

Consumer Subscribers (Office 365)

34.8 m35.6 m37.2 m39.6 m42.7 m45.3 m47.5 m50.2 m51.9 m54.1 m56.4 m58.4 m

Subscribers (Xbox Game Pass)

10 m

Console and PC Titles (Xbox Game Pass)

100100

Microsoft Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
XandrDecember 21, 2021
Two Hat SecurityOctober 29, 2021
Clear SoftwareOctober 22, 2021
Ally.ioOctober 07, 2021$76 m
TakeLessonsSeptember 10, 2021
ClipchampSeptember 07, 2021
Peer5August 10, 2021
SuplariJuly 28, 2021
CloudKnox SecurityJuly 21, 2021
RiskIQJuly 11, 2021$500 m
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Microsoft Revenue Breakdown

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Microsoft revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.1% from Gaming, 6.1% from LinkedIn, 23.7% from Office Products and Cloud Services, 5.1% from Search Advertising, 31.3% from Server Products and Cloud Services, 13.8% from Windows and 10.8% from Other

Microsoft revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 50.1% from Other Countries and 49.9% from United States

Microsoft Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

48/100

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Microsoft Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Microsoft Online and Social Media Presence

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Microsoft Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    82/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    75/100

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Microsoft News and Updates

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Microsoft exec tells employees in Windows and Office groups to be more cautious in hiring

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Microsoft Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Microsoft founded?

    Microsoft was founded in 1975.

  • Who are Microsoft key executives?

    Microsoft's key executives are Satya Nadella, Brad Smith and Bill Gates.

  • How many employees does Microsoft have?

    Microsoft has 181,000 employees.

  • What is Microsoft revenue?

    Latest Microsoft annual revenue is $168.1 b.

  • What is Microsoft revenue per employee?

    Latest Microsoft revenue per employee is $928.7 k.

  • Who are Microsoft competitors?

    Competitors of Microsoft include ePlus, Motorola and Dell.

  • Where is Microsoft headquarters?

    Microsoft headquarters is located at One Microsoft Way, Redmond.

  • Where are Microsoft offices?

    Microsoft has offices in Redmond, Albany, Alpharetta, Atlanta and in 177 other locations.

  • How many offices does Microsoft have?

    Microsoft has 192 offices.