Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) – A strong quarter, but the MSFT-ATVI creates uncertainty

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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) (Q4FY23)

Stock performance: Microsoft Corporation‘s stock price increased by 33.34% in the past 1-year. The stock has a 52-week high of $366.78 and its 52-week low is $213.43. The stock price showed a sideways trend in the past 3- month period and gave -0.38% returns.

Q4FY23 Performance: Revenue was $56.18bn and increased 8%. Operating income was $24.3bn in GAAP terms increased 11%. Net income was $20.1bn and increased by 20%. Diluted earnings per share was $2.69 and increased 21%. Effective tax rate of 19%.

Operating expenses were $15.1bn up 2% Y/Y driven by a charge related to Irish Data Protection Commission matter. Capital expenditures including assets acquired under finance leases were $10.7bn to support demand in the cloud & AI offering.

Guidance: For Q1FY24, Productivity and Business Processes revenues are expected between $18.0bn to $18.3bn. Intelligent Cloud Business revenues are expected between $23.3bn to $23.6bn. More Personal Computing Business revenues are expected between
$12.5bn to $12.9bn. Cost of revenue of $16.6bn to $16.8bn. Effective tax rate to be ~19%.


Azure’s expansion is also being fueled by the company’s primary focus on innovation. Microsoft is constantly introducing new features and services to Azure, and the business is also heavily spending on R&D to guarantee that Azure stays a top cloud computing platform.

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– Enterprise Value
– CrispIdea Forecast
– CrispIdea Segment Forecast
– Economic Value-Added Analysis
– Discounted Cash Flow Analysis
– P/E Analysis
– Peer Valuation
– CrispIdea Forecast Relative to Consensus
– Consensus History and Surprise
– Consensus Momentum

Actual & Historical Performance

– Income Statement
– Balance Sheet
– Cash Flow
– 10-Year Historical Performance
– Ratio Analysis
– Du Pont Analysis
– ROIC & ROCE Analysis
– Segment Performance
– Key Metrics
– M&A Deals

Peer Performance

– Summary
– Profitability
– Growth
– Price Performance


Stock Price Performance

Crispidea Coverage

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