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Microsoft approves $40 billion share repurchase program, raises quarterly dividend
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Microsoft approves $40 billion share repurchase program, raises quarterly dividend

Microsoft declared a quarterly dividend of 51 cents per share, 11 percent higher than the last quarter.

Microsoft profits and revenue rises; 23 percent gain in share prices
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Microsoft profits and revenue rises; 23 percent gain in share prices

Microsoft beat estimates for quarterly profit and revenue with shares touching a record high of $125.85 during regular trading hours.

Salesforce shares spike on report of Microsoft evaluating bid
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Salesforce shares spike on report of Microsoft evaluating bid

Shares of Salesforce.com Inc jumped as much as 6.4 percent on Tuesday after a Bloomberg report that Microsoft Corp was evaluating a bid for the cloud software provider.

Microsoft shares rise by 3.1 percent, beat Wall Street expectations
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Microsoft shares rise by 3.1 percent, beat Wall Street expectations

Microsoft reported revenue and profit above Wall Street expectations, as sales of its hardware and cloud-computing services helped to offset a decline in the company's core Windows business.

Microsoft shares fall 3 percent, struggles with Windows, currency pressure
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Microsoft shares fall 3 percent, struggles with Windows, currency pressure

Microsoft on Monday reported a fall in its quarterly profit that was in line with Wall Street forecasts, as sluggish personal computer sales dampened demand for Windows software and the company struggled with the impact of the strong U.S. dollar.

Microsoft will pay $140 million fine for tax evasion to China
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Microsoft will pay $140 million fine for tax evasion to China

China has levied about $140 million in back taxes from Microsoft in the first major case concerning cross-border tax evasion in the country.

Microsoft profit up 17 percent, shares jump
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Microsoft profit up 17 percent, shares jump

Microsoft Corp said its fiscal first-quarter profit rose a greater-than-expected 17 percent, as strong sales of its Office and server software to businesses...

Microsoft shares hit by biggest sell-off since 2000
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Microsoft shares hit by biggest sell-off since 2000

Microsoft Corp shares fell more than 12 percent on Friday, their biggest plunge in 13 years, a day after the software company...

Microsoft CEO defends its innovation record, financial results
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Microsoft CEO defends its innovation record, financial results

Microsoft Corp  Chief Executive Steve Ballmer defended his company's record on innovation and financial performance at the annual shareholders'

Microsoft profit falls as PC sales shrink
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Microsoft profit falls as PC sales shrink

Microsoft Corp said its fiscal first-quarter profit fell on Thursday, hurt by a dip in computer sales running its Windows operating system and the deferral ...

Microsoft reports first loss in 26 years
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Microsoft reports first loss in 26 years

US computing giant Microsoft has reported the first unprofitable quarter since it became a public company in 1986 after it wrote down the value ...

Possible loss looms in Microsoft's fiscal 4Q
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Possible loss looms in Microsoft's fiscal 4Q

A flopped acquisition may lump Microsoft with the first loss in its 26-year history as a public company when the software maker releases its latest quarterly

Microsoft to buy display maker Perceptive Pixel
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Microsoft to buy display maker Perceptive Pixel

Microsoft Corp will buy Perceptive Pixel Inc, a six-year-old developer of large touchscreen displays whose customers include cable network CNN, ...

Microsoft terms $6.2 bn aQuantive acquisition 'worthless'
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Microsoft terms $6.2 bn aQuantive acquisition 'worthless'

Microsoft Corp admitted its largest acquisition in the Internet sector was effectively worthless and wiped out any profit for the last quarter, as ...