Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Is Close to Its All Time High Stock Price


The MSFT stock price fluctuated between $286.64 and $289.69 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 22M shares, which represented a negative variation when compared to the three months average volume of 25M shares.

The share price of Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS:MSFT) dipped -0.21% to close Monday’s market session at $289.05, lower as compared to yesterday’s close which brings the market valuation of the company to $2.18T.

The 52-week high for the Microsoft Corporation’s shares is $289.99. That puts it -0.32% from that peak but still a 42.10% gain since the share price dropped to a 52-week low of $196.25, while the S&P 500’s share price change was of 36.19%.

The company currently has a 39.39 P/E ratio and a price target of $298.92.


What does the trading volume tell us about the MSFT stock?

During the last trading session, Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS:MSFT) has seen growth in its daily volume. The daily volume was of 25M, while in the last 10 days the average was 25.98M and last three months – 24.86M.
The increasing interest in the MSFT stock from the investors is helping to drive the stock price up to its all time high value.

Growing short interest

The Microsoft Corporation’s shares are seeing an increasing short interest compared to the previous month. As of today, there are 50.82M shares being shorted which translates into 2.2 of a short ratio for MSFT, while in the previous month the shorted shares were 46.47M.

Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS:MSFT) financials

With a market cap of 2.18T, Microsoft Corporation holds a total cash of $125.01B that translates into $16.6 per share, while the total debt is of $81.26B.

The company has seen a decrease in the revenue with a year-over-year quarterly revenue growth percentage of 19.10%. The current revenue is of $159.97B that is $21.16 per share.
This is a good sign for the future of the company.