MSFT Microsoft Corporation Talks to Acquire Social Network - Gauge Neutral
The Chaikin Power Gauge RatingTM for Microsoft Corporation MSFT is neutral with attractive financial metrics, very strong earnings performance, neutral price/volume activity and negative expert opinions.
MSFT's earnings performance is very strong as a result of a relatively low projected P/E ratio.
MSFT's financial metrics are very good due to a high return on equity.
Despite bullish factors, Chaikin Power Tools has identified a negative trend resulting in a neutral rating.
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