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Microsoft Corp Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for MSFT

Based on 25 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Microsoft Corp.
Min Forecast
$375.00-9.75%
Avg Forecast
$443.96+6.85%
Max Forecast
$600.00+44.4%

Should I buy or sell MSFT stock?

Based on 25 analysts offering ratings for Microsoft Corp.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
15 analysts 60%
Buy
10 analysts 40%
Hold
0 analysts 0%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

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MSFT stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
lockedlocked$00.00+00.00%2024-01-31Find Out Why
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Macquarie
Top 26%
75
BuyMaintains$450.00+8.30%2024-01-31
Barclays
Top 1%
100
Strong BuyMaintains$475.00+14.32%2024-01-31Find out why
Piper Sandler
Top 1%
100
Strong BuyReiterates$455.00+9.51%2024-01-25
Truist Securities
Top 7%
94
Strong BuyReiterates$600.00+44.40%2024-01-23
Exane BNP Paribas
Top 27%
74
BuyUpgrades$471.00+13.36%2024-01-18

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Forecast return on equity

Is MSFT forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
57.16%
Industry
49.29%
Market
35.11%
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Forecast High Return on Equity Forecast

Forecast return on assets

Is MSFT forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
28.94%
Industry
24.96%
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Forecast Return on Assets vs Industry Forecast

MSFT earnings per share forecast

What is MSFT's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$11.63+4.77%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$13.15+18.48%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$15.40+38.78%
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MSFT revenue forecast

What is MSFT's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$243.7B+7.08%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$277.5B+21.95%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$318.6B+39.98%
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Forecast High Revenue Growth Forecast

MSFT earnings growth forecast

How is MSFT forecast to perform vs Software - Infrastructure companies and vs the US market?
Company
10.9%
Industry
9.42%
Market
22.32%
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Market Forecast
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Forecast Earnings Growth vs Savings Rate Forecast

MSFT revenue growth forecast

How is MSFT forecast to perform vs Software - Infrastructure companies and vs the US market?
Company
11.64%
Industry
12.39%
Market
10.82%
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Industry Forecast
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Forecast Revenue Growth vs Market Forecast

MSFT vs Software Infrastructure Stocks

TickerPricePrice TargetUp/downsideConsensus
MSFT$415.50$443.96+6.85%Strong Buy
ORCL$113.78$127.13+11.73%Buy
ADBE$570.93$628.17+10.03%Buy
PANW$302.40$325.14+7.52%Strong Buy
SNPS$591.35$626.78+5.99%Strong Buy

Microsoft Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Microsoft Stock a good buy in 2024, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 25 Wall Street analysts covering (NASDAQ: MSFT) stock is to Strong Buy MSFT stock.

Out of 25 analysts, 15 (60%) are recommending MSFT as a Strong Buy, 10 (40%) are recommending MSFT as a Buy, 0 (0%) are recommending MSFT as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending MSFT as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending MSFT as a Strong Sell.

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What is MSFT's earnings growth forecast for 2024-2026?

(NASDAQ: MSFT) Microsoft's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 10.9% is forecast to beat the US Software - Infrastructure industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 9.42%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 22.32%.

Microsoft's earnings in 2024 is $82,541,000,000.On average, 17 Wall Street analysts forecast MSFT's earnings for 2024 to be $86,415,973,343, with the lowest MSFT earnings forecast at $85,152,799,184, and the highest MSFT earnings forecast at $88,645,104,212. On average, 17 Wall Street analysts forecast MSFT's earnings for 2025 to be $97,722,125,109, with the lowest MSFT earnings forecast at $93,177,670,312, and the highest MSFT earnings forecast at $103,208,759,221.

In 2026, MSFT is forecast to generate $114,460,668,802 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $109,673,238,740 and the highest earnings forecast at $120,447,371,272.

What is MSFT's revenue growth forecast for 2024-2026?

(NASDAQ: MSFT) Microsoft's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 11.64% is not forecast to beat the US Software - Infrastructure industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 12.39%, and while it is forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 10.82%.

Microsoft's revenue in 2024 is $227,583,000,000.On average, 13 Wall Street analysts forecast MSFT's revenue for 2024 to be $1,810,729,892,659,394, with the lowest MSFT revenue forecast at $1,802,451,443,034,887, and the highest MSFT revenue forecast at $1,816,169,514,400,867. On average, 13 Wall Street analysts forecast MSFT's revenue for 2025 to be $2,062,217,613,700,361, with the lowest MSFT revenue forecast at $2,030,968,564,908,799, and the highest MSFT revenue forecast at $2,116,282,671,433,234.

In 2026, MSFT is forecast to generate $2,367,140,885,916,880 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $2,303,606,131,023,267 and the highest revenue forecast at $2,456,918,321,736,224.

What is MSFT's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2024-2027?

(NASDAQ: MSFT) forecast ROA is 28.94%, which is higher than the forecast US Software - Infrastructure industry average of 24.96%.

What is MSFT's Price Target?

According to 25 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year MSFT price target, the average MSFT price target is $443.96, with the highest MSFT stock price forecast at $600.00 and the lowest MSFT stock price forecast at $375.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Microsoft's share price could reach $443.96 by Jan 31, 2025. The average Microsoft stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 6.85% from the current MSFT share price of $415.50.

What is MSFT's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2024-2026?

(NASDAQ: MSFT) Microsoft's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $11.10. On average, analysts forecast that MSFT's EPS will be $11.63 for 2024, with the lowest EPS forecast at $11.46, and the highest EPS forecast at $11.93. On average, analysts forecast that MSFT's EPS will be $13.15 for 2025, with the lowest EPS forecast at $12.54, and the highest EPS forecast at $13.89. In 2026, MSFT's EPS is forecast to hit $15.40 (min: $14.76, max: $16.21).

What is MSFT's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2024-2027?

(NASDAQ: MSFT) forecast ROE is 57.16%, which is considered strong.
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