Asked in Stock Market, Stocks
Why should you buy Microsoft stock?
I can't think of a reason I'd want any Microsoft stock. It fluctuates way too much for my taste. Basically, any tech stock--especially this one--is way too volatile for me. Another answer is that it is simple, you shouldn't buy stock. ...
Does bill gates own stock in apple?
It is not known what Bill Gates, as a private individual, owns stock in. In 1997 Microsoft, as part of the settlement of a long running dispute between Apple and Microsoft, purchased $150 million of Apple stock. This has been sold and Microsoft no longer hold Apple stock. ...
Asked in Mac OS, Apple Incorporated
Dose Microsoft own apple inc stock?
Microsoft does not currently own any Apple stock. In 1997 Microsoft purchased $150 million of non-voting Apple stock as part of the settlement of a legal dispute, dating back to 1988, where Apple wanted to prevent Microsoft from using Apple's ideas in the Windows operating system. Microsoft sold their Apple holdings shortly afterwards. ...
Asked in Business & Finance
What would 5000 of Microsoft stock bought in 1976 be worth today?
If in 1976 you could buy 5000 shares of what is now Microsoft stock, it would be worth the same as 5000 shares of Microsoft that was purchased today - no matter when you bought it, it would be 5000 x today's stock price of Microsoft (you would probably pay more today). You probably want to know how rich you would be today if you had purchased 5000 shares of Microsoft stock in 1976. That would take some research because the shares...
How much is one share of Microsoft worth on the stock market today?
it would cost alot, because Microsoft is one of the most successful companies in the world. personally i would think at least a couple of thousand pounds! At present (Aug 2010) Microsoft shares are around 24 USD ...
Asked in Mac OS
How many shares of apple does Microsoft own?
Microsoft does not own any shares in Apple. As part of the settlement to a long running legal dispute between the two companies Microsoft invested $150 million in non-voting Apple stock in 1997. The stock was not held for very long and was sold for a profit. ...