Saturday January 04, 2014

Microsoft Shares Climb 34% in 2013

Who says Steve Ballmer wasn’t good for Microsoft? According to Wall Street, the resignation of CEO Steve Ballmer has helped drive the Microsoft stock up 34% in 2013. Too bad he is a one trick pony, only one resignation to a CEO, please. big grin

Ironically, some of the boost to Microsoft's share price came from Wall Street's favorable reaction to Ballmer's retirement plans.