Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  Equities  >  Nasdaq  >  Microsoft Corporation    MSFT

MICROSOFT CORPORATION

(MSFT)
  Report
Real-time Estimate Quote. Real-time Estimate Cboe BZX - 12/01 05:04:24 pm
216 USD   +0.90%
04:41pSalesforce Confirms Deal to Buy Slack for $27.7 Billion
DJ
04:40pBox Inc beats quarterly sales estimates
RE
04:21pMICROSOFT : GitHub to the rescue for developers facing ‘too many options'
PU
SummaryQuotesChartsNewsRatingsCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
SummaryMost relevantAll NewsPress ReleasesOfficial PublicationsSector newsMarketScreener StrategiesAnalyst Recommendations

Microsoft : Collaborate with others and keep track of to-dos with new AI features in Word

04/05/2019 | 08:33pm EST

Focus is a simple but powerful thing. When you're in your flow, your creativity takes over, and your work is effortless. When you're faced with distractions and interruptions, progress is slow and painful. And nowhere is that truer than when writing.

Microsoft Word has long been the standard for creating professional-quality documents. Technologies like Editor-Word's AI-powered writing assistant-make it an indispensable tool for the written word. But at some point in the writing process, you'll need some information you don't have at your fingertips, even with the best tools. When this happens, you likely do what research tells us many Word users do: leave a placeholder in your document and come back to it later to stay in your flow.

Today, we're starting to roll out new capabilities to Word that help users create and fill in these placeholders without leaving the flow of their work. For example, type TODO: finish this section or «insert closing here» and Word recognizes and tracks them as to-dos. When you come back to the document, you'll see a list of your remaining to-dos, and you can click each one to navigate back to the right spot.

Once you've created your to-dos, Word can also help you complete them. If you need help from a friend or coworker, just @mention them within a placeholder. Word sends them a notification with a 'deep link' to the relevant place in the document. Soon, they'll be able to reply to the notification with their contributions, and those contributions will be inserted directly into the document-making it easy to complete the task with an email from any device.

Over time, Office will use AI to help fill in many of these placeholders. In the next few months, Word will use Microsoft Search to suggest content for a to-do like «insert chart of quarterly sales figures». You will be able to pick from the results and insert content from another document with a single click.

These capabilities are available today for Word on the Mac for Office Insiders (Fast) as a preview. We'll roll these features out to all Office 365 subscribers soon for Word for Windows, the Mac, and the web.

Get started as an Office for Mac Insider

Office Insider for Mac has two speeds: Insider Fast and Insider Slow. To get access to this and other new feature releases, you'll need a subscription to Office 365. To select a speed, open Microsoft Auto Update and on the Help menu select Check for Updates.

As always, we would love to hear from you, please send us your thoughts at UserVoice or visit us on Twitter or Facebook. You can also let us know how you like the new features by clicking the smiley face icon in the upper-right corner of Word.

Disclaimer

Microsoft Corporation published this content on 05 April 2019 and is solely responsible for the information contained herein. Distributed by Public, unedited and unaltered, on 06 April 2019 00:32:06 UTC


© Publicnow 2019
All news about MICROSOFT CORPORATION
04:41pSalesforce Confirms Deal to Buy Slack for $27.7 Billion
DJ
04:40pBox Inc beats quarterly sales estimates
RE
04:21pMICROSOFT : GitHub to the rescue for developers facing ‘too many options'
PU
04:13pMICROSOFT : Salesforce to buy workplace app Slack in $27.7 bln deal
RE
04:13pMICROSOFT : Attend Dec. 3 online event to explore how data and analytics will im..
PU
04:13pMICROSOFT : New ways to experience sports, music and entertainment
PU
04:06pMICROSOFT : Salesforce to buy workplace app Slack in $27.7 bln deal
RE
02:21pMICROSOFT : The teamwork behind BBC's Beeb, the world's first public service voi..
PU
02:19p‘ALL HANDS ON DECK' : How Duke University and AI for Health raced to creat..
PU
02:15pAmazon Is Beefing Up Its Cloud Call-Center Tools as More Customer-Support Sta..
DJ
More news
Financials (USD)
Sales 2021 158 B - -
Net income 2021 51 344 M - -
Net cash 2021 76 102 M - -
P/E ratio 2021 32,0x
Yield 2021 1,01%
Capitalization 1 635 B 1 635 B -
EV / Sales 2021 9,86x
EV / Sales 2022 8,81x
Nbr of Employees 163 000
Free-Float 99,9%
Chart MICROSOFT CORPORATION
Duration : Period :
Microsoft Corporation Technical Analysis Chart | MSFT | US5949181045 | MarketScreener
Technical analysis trends MICROSOFT CORPORATION
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsNeutralNeutralBullish
Income Statement Evolution
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus BUY
Number of Analysts 39
Average target price 242,47 $
Last Close Price 216,21 $
Spread / Highest target 28,6%
Spread / Average Target 12,1%
Spread / Lowest Target -16,7%
EPS Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Satya Nadella Chief Executive Officer & Non-Independent Director
Bradford L. Smith President & Chief Legal Officer
John Wendell Thompson Independent Chairman
Kirk Koenigsbauer COO & VP-Experiences & Devices Group
Amy E. Hood Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
MICROSOFT CORPORATION36.48%1 618 475
ZOOM VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.603.06%136 056
SEA LIMITED348.46%89 096
ATLASSIAN CORPORATION PLC87.01%56 083
DASSAULT SYSTÈMES SE5.80%48 312
SYNOPSYS INC.63.43%34 526