Commercial Cloud & LinkedIn Boosting Microsoft

Last qtr, Microsoft (MSFT) had 56% sales growth in its commercial cloud division. Wow. No wonder the stock is up 50% in a year. LinkedIn has also played a part in sales/profit growth.

Perhaps It’s Time Microsoft Stock Simmered Down

Microsoft’s (MSFT) up around 25% during the last year — as profits rose 19% on a 5% gain in sales. But with a P/E if 22 and profits set to decline, MSFT could take a breather.

Modern Microsoft Continues to Climb Higher

A more modern Microsoft (MSFT) is getting the attention of investors as the company is riding the success of cloud computing, Office products and video games.

Chapter V: Sell When Profits Slow or Fall

With the help of Chapter V, you will understand the specifics of some specific selling tactics, such as selling a stock when profit growth slows or when profits fall. Featured stock is Microsoft (MSFT).

Chapter A: How to Find the Best Stocks

Here are the characteristics of stocks that give investors the largest gains — the traits of companies that “fit the mold”.