Microsoft Net Worth: $87 Billion Dollars (Brand Value)



Microsoft net worth

Microsoft is the world's leading tech brand after Apple an it has been around for years now. Slightly below 8 of 10 homes in the US use a Microsoft product and 9 of 10 homes must have used either Microsoft or Apple in future.

Microsoft is an international technology spearheaded company with a current brand value of $87 billion dollars. It has its headquarters in Redmond, Washington.

Microsoft sells, licenses and manufactures computers, softwares, electronics and also, services. The company was created Bill Gates, alongside Paul Allen on the 4th of April, 1975.

Bill Gates has since grown to become the richest man on the planet. Basically, Microsoft was founded to sell and build interpreters in BASIC (Beginners All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code) programming language for Altair 8800.

Its IPO in 1986 and increase in the price of share made over 11,000 millionaires and 3 billionaires amongst its employees. Microsoft could as well be the most valuable company the nearest future, as its worth propels towards $1 trillion dollars.

Currently, it's worth over $700 billion dollars. Microsoft acquired Skype Technologies in 2011 for $8.5 billion dollars, and LinkedIn in 2016 for $26.2 billion dollars.



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