Microsoft beats Street profit view, shares up

Microsoft beat Wall Street’s profit forecast as personal computer sales held up better than expected, lifting its shares 2.5 percent after hours. The results buoyed optimism around the world’s largest software maker, which is lining up a new tablet-friendly version of Windows for later this year and is looking to make a dent into Apple and Google’s domination of the mobile market this holiday shopping season.” Are Wall Street forecasts ever right?


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