Thursday, October 28, 2010

Microsoft Reports Strong Earnings & Margins (Financial Performance Charts & Review) *Q3 Revenues $16.2B, EPS $0.62* MSFT

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Microsoft reported earnings on October 28


Microsoft Reports Strong Q3 Earnings & Margins

Financial charts of Microsoft data and related commentary have been updated on the Microsoft Financial Performance page for the September Q3 2010 financial results reported by Microsoft. The charts are:

Microsoft Financial Performance by the Quarters
Earnings per Share and Cash Flow per Share
Total Revenues, Operating Income, and Net Income
Gross, Operating, & Net Margins
Return on Assets

Income Statement Q3 Microsoft reported total revenues of $16,195M, net income of $5.410M, and earnings per share of $0.62. From the prior calendar quarter Q2 2010, total revenues were up +0.97%, net income up +19.8%, and earnings per share up +21.6%. From the prior calendar year Q3 2009, these were up +25.4%, +51.4%, and +55.0%, respectively. For calendar Q3, gross, operating, and net margins were a continued strong 80.62%, 43.94%, and 33.41%, respectively. For the prior calendar Q2, these were 80.24%, 36.97%, and 28.17%, respectively. Cash flow from operations was an excellent $0.94 per share. The strong calendar Q3 results set up a very strong calendar Q4 holiday quarter.

Balance Sheet Q3 Total assets increased +6.3% to a record $91.5B from the prior quarter of $86.1B. The capital to assets ratio (total stockholders' equity divided by total assets) is 51%, slightly down from previous quarters of 53% but continues strong. The current ratio (current assets divided by total assets) is a very liquid 65%, slightly higher than prior quarters. Microsoft is very liquid with strong capital.


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