Microsoft common stock has been split nine times since the company's initial public offering in 1986, according to the company's website. As of 2015, the most recent of these splits occurred in February 2003 when each sh... More » Business & Finance Investing

Microsoft Word, first released in 1983 as "Multi-Tool Word," is a word processor available as a standalone product and as a component in the Microsoft Office suite. The first version of Microsoft Word was based on the fr... More » Technology Software

Paul Allen and Bill Gates co-founded Microsoft as a small partnership on April 4, 1975, and Bill Gates became the CEO. They registered the name "Microsoft" with the secretary of state of New Mexico on November 26, 1976. More » Business & Finance Corporations
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As of 2014, stock history for Microsoft Corporation, trading under the symbol MSFT, is available on the company's website as well as on financial websites, such as Yahoo! Finance, Morningstar and Nasdaq. These websites a... More » Business & Finance Investing

Microsoft´s stock has split nine times. When stocks are split, the number of publicly traded shares increases, while their prices decrease. More » Business & Finance Investing

A company's stock split history is a listing of all of the times in which the company has split its shares into multiple units, according to Texas Instruments and Investopedia. A stock split keeps the shares' total dolla... More » Business & Finance Investing