Microsoft reported third quarter earnings of $0.95 a share on revenues of $26.82 billion, beating Wall Street's estimates by $0.10 a share and $1.05 billion, respectively. Net income rose to $7.42 billion, or 95 cents per share, from $5.49 billion or 70 cents per share, in the year-ago quarter. In after-hours trading, it was down about 1 percent to $93.30 per share.
"Our results this quarter reflect the trust people and organisations are placing in the Microsoft Cloud". We are innovating across key growth categories of infrastructure, AI, productivity, and business applications to deliver differentiated value to customers.
Surprisingly, LinkedInrevenue increased 37 per cent, with continued acceleration in engagement highlighted by LinkedIn sessions growth of over 30 per cent.
The company notched wins across the board.
The Surface numbers are notable because it's perhaps the first indication that its hardware successes aren't necessarily limited to the Xbox (insert Zune joke here).
Pak court disqualifies foreign minister
The foreign minister is a high-profile PML-N figure tipped as a possible replacement for Sharif. The Pakistan Supreme Court disqualified PM Sharif from holding office for life in 2017.
"Dynamics products and Cloud servicesrevenue increased 17 per cent, driven by Dynamics 365 revenue growth of 65 per cent", the company said. The company's Intelligent Cloud group, which includes server, and enterprise products and services, reported revenues that were up 17% to $7.9 billion.
Microsoft Corp on Thursday topped for quarterly profit as the technology company signed up more businesses to its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 productivity suite. Guidance will come on the earnings call. Revenues went up 21 percent for Windows commercial products and cloud services, 18 percent at Gaming, and 32 percent at Surface.
The cloud transition is changing the company's business model to one with a rising share of steady, recurring revenue from cloud subscriptions rather than traditional software sales.
But Windows remains the main revenue contributor for Microsoft's More Personal Computing business segment.
The town of Douma was under rebel control and facing a government air and ground assault when the suspected attack took place. They also contend that the US-led air attacks only delayed the deployment the inspectors to Douma .
Police had chased Juarez through the downtown area, and Juarez was shooting at officers during the pursuit, sources said. In a press conference held Tuesday, Dallas police said that a person of interest was 29-year-old Armando Luis Juarez.
Shire's board said it is "considering its position", and stressed that there was no guarantee on any firm offer. Takeda issued a similar statement confirming that an offer had been made, but again with minimal details.
He is ruthless enough to have had relatives executed but now feels secure enough in power to gamble on Trump, they said. A banquet and farewell ceremony will follow in the evening before Mr Kim returns to the North.
The Warriors and the Pelicans will match up in the second round, with Game 1 coming on Saturday (April 28) at Oracle Arena. Lowe speculated that a three-year deal could be the most likely deal for Cousins, though it depends on who's bidding.
Isakson was delivering the eulogy for a friend in Atlanta, and was unable to return to Washington until later in the evening. That's when Democrat Senator Chris Coons said he would vote as present to allow Isakson to rest after attending the funeral.
"In an ideal world, we would have liked to raise even more money and we do expect to receive additional funding this year". She told Middle East Eye: "We can not separate humanitarian aid from the political track".
Kim and Moon then saluted an honor guard and military band, and Moon introduced Kim to South Korean government officials. That was months before the North called a senior North Korean diplomat who defected to the South as "human scum".
The praise generated a prompt response from the President himself, who tweeted, "Thank you , Kanye! I just don't agree with it". I don't agree with everything anyone does. "If your friend jumps off the bridge you don't have to do the same".
It is, by far, the company's most dramatic production change in its 115-year history since Henry Ford adopted the assembly line. He said the company will cut $5 billion from capital spending from 2019 to 2022, reducing it from $34 billion to $29 billion.
Amazon Raising Prime Annual Price to $119
The company said earlier this month that it has 100 million Prime members , the first time it has released the number. In the previous quarter, which included the busy holiday shopping season, it had a profit of more than $1.8 billion.
Trump's Travel Ban Faces a Supreme Court Test
But they peppered Neal Katyal with presidential power questions and hypotheticals when he rose to argue for the challengers. Chad was on the list of countries targeted by Trump that was announced in September, but Trump removed it on April 10.
Waffle House slaying suspect's court date reset
By the time he was captured in the woods nearby, police had searched his apartment, and found the key fob to the stolen BMW. According to WSMV , a local Nashville station, 29-year-old Travis Reinking's $2 million bond has been revoked by a judge.
Horford, Celtics hold off Bucks for 3-2 edge
If just a few of those shots had gone in, the Bucks would not have been in a position where the blown call impacted them as much. The Bucks fed off their home crowd energy in Games 3 and 4 jumping out to big leads in the first quarter in both games.