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Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices. It operates in 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, and third-party video game royalties; and search solutions.
TypePublic
Founded1975
HQRedmond, WA, US
Websitemicrosoft.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureD

Locations

Microsoft is headquartered in
Redmond, United States

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)163,000(+14%)
Job Openings13,265
Revenue (FY, 2020)$143 B(+14%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$289.7(+2%)

Key People/Management at Microsoft

Satya Nadella

Satya Nadella

Chief Executive Officer, Board Member
Brad Smith

Brad Smith

President
Bill Gates

Bill Gates

Co-Founder
Chris Capossela

Chris Capossela

Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Marketing and Consumer Business
Kevin Scott

Kevin Scott

Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President, Technology & Research
Kurt DelBene

Kurt DelBene

Executive Vice President
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Microsoft Office Locations

Microsoft has offices in Redmond, Albany, Alpharetta, Atlanta and in 169 other locations
Redmond, WA, US (HQ)
Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way
Albany, NY, US
54 State St 7th Floor Suite 701
Alpharetta, GA, US
8000 Avalon Blvd #800
Atlanta, GA, US
84 Peachtree St
Austin, TX, US
10900 Stonelake Blvd #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 $143.02 b in FY, 2020 which is a 13.6% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2021)

41.7b

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

28.7b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

68.7%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

15.5b

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

17.0b

Market capitalization (23-Jul-2021)

2.2t

Closing stock price (23-Jul-2021)

289.7

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

13.7b

EV

2.2t
Microsoft's current market capitalization is $2.2 t.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

110.4b125.8b143.0b

Revenue growth, %

23%14%14%

Cost of goods sold

38.4b42.9b46.1b

Gross profit

72.0b82.9b96.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

29.1b32.5b30.6b33.1b36.9b35.0b37.2b43.1b41.7b

Cost of goods sold

9.9b12.4b10.2b10.4b12.4b11.0b11.0b14.2b13.0b

Gross profit

19.2b20.0b20.4b22.6b24.5b24.0b26.2b28.9b28.7b

Gross profit Margin, %

66%62%67%69%67%69%70%67%69%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

11.9b11.4b13.6b

Accounts Receivable

26.5b29.5b32.0b

Inventories

2.7b2.1b1.9b

Current Assets

169.7b175.6b181.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

15.1b6.6b11.2b13.1b8.9b11.7b17.2b14.4b13.7b

Accounts Receivable

17.4b19.7b19.3b19.1b23.5b22.7b22.9b27.3b26.3b

Inventories

3.6b2.0b2.0b2.6b1.8b1.6b2.7b1.9b2.2b

Current Assets

164.2b156.9b159.9b165.9b167.1b170.5b177.1b174.0b165.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

16.6b39.2b44.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

10.3b11.7b12.8b

Inventories

(465.0m)597.0m168.0m

Accounts Payable

1.1b232.0m3.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

8.8b17.2b26.1b10.7b22.3b33.1b13.9b15.5b15.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.8b5.8b8.8b3.0b6.2b9.3b2.6b2.8b2.9b

Inventories

(956.0m)698.0m710.0m(561.0m)238.0m419.0m(808.0m)788.0m(329.0m)

Accounts Payable

(395.0m)(835.0m)(1.0b)(547.0m)(554.0m)(8.0m)315.0m33.0m833.0m
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

23.6 x

EV/CFO

18.9 x

Revenue/Employee

842.4k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.1 x

P/E Ratio

46.3
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Microsoft Operating Metrics

FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Monthly Active Users (Xbox Live)

53 m53 m59 m59 m57 m57 m64 m63 m65 m

Consumer Subscribers (Office 365)

27 m28 m29.2 m30.6 m31.4 m32.5 m33.3 m34.2 m34.8 m35.6 m37.2 m39.6 m42.7 m45.3 m47.5 m50.2 m

Subscribers (Xbox Game Pass)

10 m

Console and PC Titles (Xbox Game Pass)

100
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Microsoft Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ReFirm LabsJune 02, 2021
KinvolkApril 29, 2021
NuanceApril 13, 2021$19.7 b
Marsden GroupMarch 16, 2021
Smash.ggDecember 02, 2020
ZeniMaxSeptember 21, 2020$7.5 b
Orions SystemsAugust 08, 2020
ADRM SoftwareJune 18, 2020
SoftomotiveMay 19, 2020
Metaswitch NetworksMay 14, 2020
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Microsoft Revenue Breakdown

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Microsoft revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.7% from Office Products and Cloud Services, 5.6% from LinkedIn, 5.4% from Search Advertising, 8.1% from Gaming, 15.6% from Windows, 28.9% from Server Products and Cloud Services and 11.6% from Other

Microsoft revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 51.2% from United States and 48.8% from Other Countries

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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

    D

    62/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    78/100

  • Compensation

    B

    77/100

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Microsoft News and Updates

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Has Microsoft Stock Peaked With FY 2021 Earnings Nearby?

Microsoft is scheduled to report its fiscal Q4 2021 results on Tuesday, July 27. We expect MSFT to beat the consensus estimates for revenues but miss for earnings. The company has reported better than expected revenues and earnings figures in each of the last four quarters. In the first nine months.

Microsoft may set up $3-b data centre in Hyderabad

Microsoft, which has a huge development centre in Hyderabad, is likely to set up a $3-billion data centre in the city.

Whatfix strengthens partnership with Microsoft

Whatfix, a leader in Digital Adoption Solutions ("DAS"), today announced a new addition to their technology partnership with Microsoft to support enterprises in adopting the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Suite.

Amazon, Expedia, Microsoft, Steam, Costco and many others hit by widespread Internet outage

An internet outage hit some of the largest online sites in the United States, according to reports tracked by outage monitoring site Downdetector.com.
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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 163,000 employees.

  • What is Microsoft revenue?

    Latest Microsoft annual revenue is $143 b.

  • What is Microsoft revenue per employee?

    Latest Microsoft revenue per employee is $877.4 k.

  • Who are Microsoft competitors?

    Competitors of Microsoft include HP, Salesforce and Zoom.

  • Where is Microsoft headquarters?

    Microsoft headquarters is located at Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way, Redmond.

  • Where are Microsoft offices?

    Microsoft has offices in Redmond, Albany, Alpharetta, Atlanta and in 169 other locations.

  • How many offices does Microsoft have?

    Microsoft has 177 offices.