Distributed By Christian Hoffeldt
Posted in Management
One of the hottest rivalries in tech, Google (GOOGL) vs. Microsoft (MSFT), just swung in Microsoft’s favor in earnings season.Microsoft delivered an adjusted quarterly profit of 61 cents a share, topping expectations by 15%. Microsoft has now beaten earnings expectations five out of the past six quarters. Shares are up nearly 3% in afterhours trading. Shares closed up 36 cents, or 0.8%, to $43.34 in regular trading.