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Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices. It operates in 3 business 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 is engaged in Windows OEM and Windows Commercial licensing, Windows cloud services and IoT, MSN advertising; devices, including Surface, PC accessories, and gaming, spanning Xbox hardware, software, and services, video games, and third-party video game royalties; and search business, comprising including Bing and Microsoft Advertising.

TypePublic
Founded1975
HQRedmond, US
Websitemicrosoft.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Culture scoreA-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2019)144,000(+10%)
Job Openings3,228
Revenue (FY, 2019)$125.8 B(+15%)
Share Price (May 2020)$181.6 (-1%)

Key People/Management at Microsoft

Satya Nadella

Satya Nadella

Chief Executive Officer
Chris Suh

Chris Suh

GM & CFO, Cloud & AI
Padmasree Warrior

Padmasree Warrior

Board Member
Brad Smith

Brad Smith

President
Chris Capossela

Chris Capossela

Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Marketing and Consumer Business
Sandra E. Peterson

Sandra E. Peterson

Board Member
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Microsoft Office Locations

Microsoft has offices in Redmond, Tirana, Algiers, Luanda and in 99 other locations
Redmond, US (HQ)
Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way
Tirana, AL
Str.“Papa Gjon Pali II” ABA Business Center, No. 1205, 1000
Algiers, DZ
Algeria Business Center Pins Maritimes
Luanda, AO
Condominio Bengo /2nd floor Street- Fernao de Sousa
San Nicolas, AR
710 Bouchard
North Ryde, AU
1 Epping Rd
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Microsoft Financials and Metrics

Microsoft Revenue

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Microsoft's revenue was reported to be $125.84 b in FY, 2019 which is a 14% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

35.0b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

24.0b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

68.7%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

10.8b

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

13.0b

Market capitalization (26-May-2020)

1.4t

Closing stock price (26-May-2020)

181.6

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

11.7b

EV

1.4t
Microsoft's current market capitalization is $1.4 t.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

90.0b110.4b125.8b

Revenue growth, %

5%23%14%

Cost of goods sold

34.3b38.4b42.9b

Gross profit

55.7b72.0b82.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

24.5b28.9b26.8b29.1b32.5b30.6b33.1b36.9b35.0b

Cost of goods sold

8.3b11.1b9.3b9.9b12.4b10.2b10.4b12.4b11.0b

Gross profit

16.3b17.9b17.6b19.2b20.0b20.4b22.6b24.5b24.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

66%62%65%66%62%67%69%67%69%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

7.7b11.9b11.4b

Accounts Receivable

19.8b26.5b29.5b

Inventories

2.2b2.7b2.1b

Current Assets

159.9b169.7b175.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

6.9b12.9b9.2b15.1b6.6b11.2b13.1b8.9b11.7b

Accounts Receivable

14.6b18.4b17.2b17.4b19.7b19.3b19.1b23.5b22.7b

Inventories

3.2b2.0b2.1b3.6b2.0b2.0b2.6b1.8b1.6b

Current Assets

161.0b167.6b156.7b164.2b156.9b159.9b165.9b167.1b170.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

21.2b16.6b39.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

8.8b10.3b11.7b

Inventories

50.0m(465.0m)597.0m

Accounts Payable

81.0m1.1b232.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

6.6b274.0m7.7b8.8b17.2b26.1b10.7b22.3b33.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.5b5.0b7.7b2.8b5.8b8.8b3.0b6.2b

Inventories

(1.0b)182.0m107.0m(956.0m)698.0m710.0m(561.0m)238.0m419.0m

Accounts Payable

(407.0m)531.0m138.0m(395.0m)(835.0m)(1.0b)(547.0m)(554.0m)(8.0m)
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

110.4 x

EV/CFO

34.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Microsoft Operating Metrics

Microsoft's Mobile Phones Sold was reported to be 89.3 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Monthly Active Users (Xbox Live)

30 m37 m37 m37 m37 m39 m48 m46 m49 m49 m47 m55 m52 m53 m53 m59 m59 m57 m57 m64 m63 m65 m

Consumer Subscribers (Office 365)

7.10 m9.20 m12.40 m15.20 m15.20 m18.20 m20.60 m22.20 m23.10 m23.10 m24 m24.90 m26.20 m27 m28 m29.20 m30.60 m31.40 m32.50 m33.30 m34.20 m34.80 m35.60 m37.20 m

Units Sold (Xbox console)

2.40 m6.60 m1.60 m1.40 m12.10 m

Mobile Phones Sold

36.10 m163.60 m89.30 m
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Microsoft Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SoftomotiveMay 19, 2020
Metaswitch NetworksMay 14, 2020
CyberXMay 05, 2020$165 m
Affirmed NetworksMarch 26, 2020
MoverOctober 21, 2019
MovereSeptember 04, 2019
JClarityAugust 19, 2019
PromoteIQAugust 05, 2019
BlueTalonJuly 29, 2019
BleuTalonJune 29, 2019
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Microsoft Revenue Breakdown

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Microsoft revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.4% from LinkedIn, 6.1% from Search Advertising, 9.0% from Gaming, 16.2% from Windows, 25.9% from Server Products and Cloud Services, 25.2% from Office Products and Cloud Services and 12.1% from Other

Microsoft revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 51.0% from United States and 49.0% from Other Countries

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Microsoft Online and Social Media Presence

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Microsoft Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    75/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    82/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    74/100

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Microsoft News and Updates

Microsoft launches Project Bonsai, an AI development platform for industrial systems

Microsoft's Project Bonsai, which enables companies to develop autonomous control systems using AI, is now generally available.

Microsoft acquires 5G software maker Metaswitch to draw more carriers to Azure

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Microsoft Teams breaks daily record with 2.7 billion meeting minutes, tops mid-March high by 200%

Microsoft Teams set a new daily record of 2.7 billion meeting minutes, up 200% from the 900 million minutes it recorded on March 16.

Microsoft partners Plaid to turn Excel into a fintech app

Microsoft has teamed up with Plaid to let people automatically import their bank and credit card acc...

Microsoft Teams passes 44 million daily active users, thanks in part to coronavirus

Microsoft Teams passes 44 million daily active users, more than Google's Hangouts Chat, Facebook's Workplace, and Slack.
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Microsoft Blogs

Fairness and interpretability in AI: putting people first

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Accessibility tools support home learning for students with dyslexia and other learning differences

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COVID-19 has only intensified the broadband gap

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How one man is using tech to change the lives of children with learning disabilities

The post How one man is using tech to change the lives of children with learning disabilities appeared first on Stories.

What’s coming in Windows 10 accessibility

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Jenny Lay-Flurrie on Microsoft’s mission to design a more accessible world

The post Jenny Lay-Flurrie on Microsoft’s mission to design a more accessible world appeared first on Stories.
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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, Chris Suh and Padmasree Warrior.

  • How many employees does Microsoft have?

    Microsoft has 144,000 employees.

  • What is Microsoft revenue?

    Latest Microsoft annual revenue is $125.8 b.

  • What is Microsoft revenue per employee?

    Latest Microsoft revenue per employee is $873.9 k.

  • Who are Microsoft competitors?

    Competitors of Microsoft include Facebook, Cisco and Apple.

  • Where is Microsoft headquarters?

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

  • Where are Microsoft offices?

    Microsoft has offices in Redmond, Tirana, Algiers, Luanda and in 99 other locations.

  • How many offices does Microsoft have?

    Microsoft has 105 offices.