Description:Â MEASURED by profits, Microsoft trounces Apple and Google. In the most recent three months, Microsoft earned $4.52 billion, versus Appleâ€™s $3.25 billion and Googleâ€™s $1.8 billion. But, dear investors, where is the love for this beaten-down company?
Questions for discussion:
- Summarize the reasons given for Microsoftâ€™s poor image in many investorsâ€™ minds.
- Do you agree with this view?
- What are your forecasts for Microsoft?
- What advice would you pass along to management to improve prospects?