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Microsoft Corp (MSFT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Microsoft Corp (MSFT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Microsoft Corporation (Microsoft) is a technology-based company that develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices. The company offers a comprehensive range of operating systems, cross-device productivity applications, server applications, business solution applications, desktop and server management tools, software development tools, video games and training and certification services. It also designs, manufactures, and sells PCs, tablets, gaming and entertainment consoles, and other intelligent devices. It provides a broad spectrum of services including cloud-based solutions, solution support and consulting services. The company markets, distributes and sells its offerings through original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), distributors, and resellers, online media, Microsoft retail stores and other partner channels. The company operates across the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. Microsoft is headquartered in Redmond, Washington, the US.

Microsoft Corp Key Recent Developments

Mar 01,2018: Microsoft and Sunseap sign agreement on largest-ever solar project in Singapore
Mar 01,2018: Microsoft Taps Singapore Rooftops to Power Datacenters with Solar
Feb 20,2018: Shire, Microsoft and EURORDIS form Global Commission to accelerate time to diagnosis for children with rare diseases
Feb 11,2018: Microsoft appoints Lindsay-Rae McIntyre as chief diversity officer
Feb 07,2018: Government funds project to slash household power bills

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

Section 1 - About the Company
Microsoft Corp - Key Facts
Microsoft Corp - Key Employees
Microsoft Corp - Key Employee Biographies
Microsoft Corp - Key Operational Employees
Microsoft Corp - Major Products and Services
Microsoft Corp - History
Microsoft Corp - Company Statement
Microsoft Corp - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Joint Venture
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Microsoft Corp - Business Description
Business Segment: Intelligent Cloud
Key Stats
Business Segment: More Personal Computing
Key Stats
Business Segment: Productivity and Business Processes
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: Other Countries
Target Markets
Geographical Segment: The US
Target Markets
R&D Overview
Microsoft Corp - Corporate Strategy
Microsoft Corp - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Microsoft Corp - Strengths
Microsoft Corp - Weaknesses
Microsoft Corp - Opportunities
Microsoft Corp - Threats
Microsoft Corp - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Microsoft Corp, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Mar 01, 2018: Microsoft and Sunseap sign agreement on largest-ever solar project in Singapore
Feb 20, 2018: Shire, Microsoft and EURORDIS form Global Commission to accelerate time to diagnosis for children with rare diseases
Feb 07, 2018: Government funds project to slash household power bills
Jan 31, 2018: Stand Up To Cancer Announces $11M Collaborative, Multi-Disciplinary Research Program; Microsoft Will Bring Power of AI to Investigate Immune System Response to Cancers
Jan 08, 2018: PerfectServe Integrates with Microsoft Skype for Business to Bolster Care Team Collaboration
Jan 08, 2018: Mozzaz and Microsoft Partner to Deliver Secure Digital Health for Complex Care
Jan 04, 2018: Adaptive Biotechnologies Announces Partnership with Microsoft to Decode the Human Immune System to Improve the Diagnosis of Disease
Dec 24, 2017: NOC Discusses With Representatives Of Oracle And Microsoft Ways To Develop Cooperation
Dec 06, 2017: ABB’s Ekip UP helps fashion supplier introduce smarter power
Nov 24, 2017: Microsoft, Heungkong Group and the Nansha free zone launch the Microsoft cloud incubation program
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Microsoft Corp, Key Facts
Microsoft Corp, Key Employees
Microsoft Corp, Key Employee Biographies
Microsoft Corp, Key Operational Employees
Microsoft Corp, Major Products and Services
Microsoft Corp, History
Microsoft Corp, Other Locations
Microsoft Corp, Subsidiaries
Microsoft Corp, Joint Venture
Microsoft Corp, Key Competitors
Microsoft Corp, Ratios based on current share price
Microsoft Corp, Annual Ratios
Microsoft Corp, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Microsoft Corp, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Microsoft Corp, Interim Ratios
Microsoft Corp, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Microsoft Corp, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Microsoft Corp, Ratio Charts

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