back to article Microsoft smashes Wall Street's expectations with $43bn sales bonanza

Microsoft far exceeded expectations for its second-quarter fiscal 2021 financial results, posting $43.1bn in revenue, an increase of 17 per cent. With analysts anticipating only about $40.18bn on average, surprised investors snapped up company stock in after-hours trading, sending shares up about five per cent. Satya Nadella …

  1. Ken Moorhouse Silver badge
    Facepalm

    The earnings call, made available via Microsoft Teams, went silent...

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  2. CAPS LOCK

    Fourty three billion, none of which came directly from my company...

    ....it took some time and effort and a bit of lateral thinking, but most companies could do exactly the same...

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