Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) is near the top of its industry group according to Investor Observer. MSFT obtains an overall score of 73. This means that it obtains a score higher than 73% of the shares. Microsoft Corporation obtains a rank 97 in the Software – Infrastructure sector. Software – Infrastructure is number 39 out of 148 industries.
What do these notes mean?
Stock analysis can be difficult. There are tons of numbers and ratios, and it can be hard to remember what they all mean and what counts as “good” for a given value. Investor Observer classifies actions according to eight different measures. We rank most of our scores by percentile to make it easier for investors to understand. A score of 73 means that the action is more attractive than 73 percent of the actions.
These scores are not only easy to understand, but it is easy to compare stocks with each other. You can find the best stock in an industry or search for the sector with the highest average score. The overall score is a combination of technical and fundamental factors which serves as a good starting point when analyzing a stock. Traders and investors with different goals may have different goals and will want to consider other factors than just the number before making any investment decision.
What’s going on today with Microsoft Corporation Stock?
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) stock was down 0.49% while the S&P 500 rose 0.97% at 2:48 p.m. on Thursday, April 9. MSFT is down $ 0.81 from the previous closing price of $ 165.13 on a volume of 34,233,586 shares. Over the past year, the S&P 500 is down -3.87% while MSFT is up 36.72%. MSFT has gained $ 5.74 per share in the past 12 months, which gives it a price / earnings ratio of 28.61.
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