Microsoft has announced that it is making president Brad Smith the vice chair of its board of directors. The company has also set the annual shareholders meeting for November 30, 2021.
Microsoft's board approved a dividend rate of $0.31 per share, an amount equal to last quarter's payout. It's been a great fiscal year for the company so high dividend were expected by investors.
Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's former CEO, has offered his congratulations on the purchase of Minecraft, but his statement on the dividend seems to suggest that the company may have been considering more.
Microsoft has said that two new individuals will be joining the company board and that two will be leaving as well. Those that are departing are Dave Marquardt and Dina Dublon to retire from board.
Microsoft has announced that they will be repurchasing $40 billion dollars worth of stock and will increase the dividend the company is paying out by 22% which will appease many shareholders.
Apple will make a rare out of sequence financial conference call on Monday morning to announce what it will do with its huge cash balance, which is now at a whopping $97 billion.
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