Microsoft Corp. remains a buy

Improved sales of Windows-related software and hardware plus cloud-computing services led to a 22.4% jump in earnings per share.

The company’s strong balance sheet supports the continued development of new products and services to complement its existing cash flow generators.

The stock trades at 26.7 times the… Read More

The Cloud will fuel Microsoft’s dividend


MICROSOFT CORP. $135 (Nasdaq symbol MSFT; High-Growth Dividend Payer Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 7.6 billion; Market cap: $1.03 trillion; Dividend yield: 1.4%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; began operating… Read More