SEATTLE, March 11 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday it appointed Mason Morfit, president of activist investor ValueAct Capital, as a board member.
recent examples of once dominant tech companies that have stumbled include Hewlett Packard ( HPQ ), Cisco ( CSCO ), Microsoft ( MSFT ), and Intel ( INTC ). While I have already outlined my bullish thesis for some of these companies, I believe
leader in ARM-based chipset processors which can be found in the bulk of Android ( GOOG ), BlackBerry ( BBRY ) and Windows ( MSFT ) mobile devices. The licensing segment is used by almost all mobile device manufacturers including Apple ( AAPL ). Considering
By Mark Hibben: As of the end of 2013, Microsoft ( MSFT ) had sold 3.9 million Xbox One consoles and Sony ( SNE ) had sold 4.2 million PlayStation 4s. While analysts and writers
enterprise social networking software vendor, which has seen its sales pressured by competition from the likes of Salesforce, IBM, and Microsoft 's Yammer unit. Nearly 1/6 of the float was shorted as of Feb. 14. Post your comment!
experts argue that Apple should trade at multiples relative to the similar technology firms such as Google ( GOOG ), Microsoft ( MSFT ), and Intel ( INTC ). In my opinion, this valuation gap has developed because Apple holds too much cash and growth
Wall Street Breakfast Editors submit: Top Economic News Puerto Rico has reportedly attracted strong demand for $3B in bonds that the commonwealth is set to sell today at yields of 8.625-8.875%, which are at the bottom end of expectations. The apparent success of the auction comes despite lingering
Microsoft ( MSFT ) is carrying out a massive launch of hotly anticipated computer game "Titanfall" today, with the company hoping that the sci-fi
SAN FRANCISCO, March 10 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is betting on making sci-fi combat game "Titanfall" a hit big enough to boost sales of its Xbox One videogame device, helping it catch up in terms of sales with rival Sony Corp's PlayStation 4 console.
to improve its gross and operating margins. In addition, new console systems from Nintendo ( OTCPK:NTDOY ), Microsoft ( MSFT ) and Sony ( SNE ) are expected to help the gaming publishers to regain some momentum in the 2014 to 2015 timeframe