Microsoft Corp (MSFT)
Microsoft Corp (MSFT)
Dividends and Stock History
Dividend Information
Direct Stock Purchase and Dividend Reinvestment Plan
American Stock Transfer, Microsoft's transfer agent, administers a direct stock purchase plan and a dividend reinvestment program for the company. To find out more about these programs you may contact AST directly at (800) 285-7772, Option 1, between the hours of 5 A.M. and 5 P.M. Pacific Time, Monday through Fridays. Alternatively, you can the view program online by going to AST's Web site.
Quarterly Dividend
Microsoft pays a quarterly dividend of $0.36 per share. Read the press release
Microsoft's Dividend History
This table lists the dividend payments, amounts, and key dates:

Quarterly Dividend
 
Dividend Period
Amount
Announcement Date
Ex-Dividend Date
Record Date
Payable Date
FY2016 Q4
$0.36
June 14, 2016
Aug 16, 2016
Aug 18, 2016
Sept 8, 2016
FY2016 Q3
$0.36
Mar 15, 2016
May 17, 2016
May 19, 2016
Jun 9, 2016
FY2016 Q2
$0.36
Dec 2, 2015
Feb 16, 2016
Feb 18, 2016
Mar 10, 2016
FY2016 Q1
$0.36
Sept 15, 2015
Nov 17, 2015
Nov 19, 2015
Dec 10, 2015
FY2015 Q4
$0.31
Jun 9, 2015
Aug 18, 2015
Aug 20, 2015
Sept 10, 2015
FY2015 Q3
$0.31
Mar 10, 2015
May 19, 2015
May 21, 2015
Jun 11, 2015
FY2015 Q2
$0.31
Dec 3, 2014
Feb 17, 2015
Feb 19, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
FY2015 Q1
$0.31
Sept 16, 2014
Nov 18, 2014
Nov 20, 2014
Dec 11, 2014
FY2014 Q4
$0.28
Jun 10, 2014
Aug 19, 2014
Aug 21, 2014
Sept 11, 2014
FY2014 Q3
$0.28
Mar 11, 2014
May 13, 2014
May 15, 2014
Jun 12, 2014
FY2014 Q2
$0.28
Nov 19, 2013
Feb 18, 2014
Feb 20, 2014
Mar 13, 2014
FY2014 Q1
$0.28
Sept 17, 2013
Nov 19, 2013
Nov 21, 2013
Dec 12, 2013
FY2013 Q4
$0.23
Jun 12, 2013
Aug 13, 2013
Aug 15, 2013
Sept 12, 2013
FY2013 Q3
$0.23
Mar 11, 2013
May 14, 2013
May 16, 2013
June 13, 2013
FY2013 Q2
$0.23
Nov 28, 2012
Feb 19, 2013
Feb 21, 2013
Mar 14, 2013
FY2013 Q1
$0.23
Sept 18, 2012
Nov 13, 2012
Nov 15, 2012
Dec 13, 2012
FY2012 Q4
$0.20
Jun 13, 2012
Aug 14, 2012
Aug 16, 2012
Sept 13, 2012
FY2012 Q3
$0.20
Mar 13, 2012
May 15, 2012
May 17, 2012
Jun 14, 2012
FY2012 Q2
$0.20
Dec 14, 2011
Feb 14, 2012
Feb 16, 2012
Mar 8, 2012
FY2012 Q1
$0.20
Sept 20, 2011
Nov 15, 2011
Nov 17, 2011
Dec 8, 2011
FY2011 Q4
$0.16
Jun 15, 2011
Aug 16, 2011
Aug 18, 2011
Sept 8, 2011
FY2011 Q3
$0.16
Mar 14, 2011
May 17, 2011
May 19, 2011
Jun 9, 2011
FY2011 Q2
$0.16
Dec 15, 2010
Feb 15, 2011
Feb 17, 2011
Mar 10, 2011
FY2011 Q1
$0.16
Sept 21, 2010
Nov 16, 2010
Nov 18, 2010
Dec 9, 2010
FY2010 Q4
$0.13
Jun 16, 2010
Aug 17, 2010
Aug 19, 2010
Sept 9, 2010
FY2010 Q3
$0.13
Mar 8, 2010
May 18, 2010
May 20, 2010
Jun 10, 2010
FY2010 Q2
$0.13
Dec 9, 2009
Feb 16, 2010
Feb 18, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
FY2010 Q1
$0.13
Sep 18, 2009
Nov 17, 2009
Nov 19, 2009
Dec 10, 2009
FY2009 Q4
$0.13
Jun 10, 2009
Aug 18, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
Sep 10, 2009
FY2009 Q3
$0.13
Mar 9, 2009
May 19, 2009
May 21, 2009
Jun 18, 2009
FY2009 Q2
$0.13
Dec 10, 2008
Feb 17, 2009
Feb 19, 2009
Mar 12, 2009
FY2009 Q1
$0.13
Sep 22, 2008
Nov 18, 2008
Nov 20, 2008
Dec 11, 2008
FY2008 Q4
$0.11
Jun 11, 2008
Aug 19, 2008
Aug 21, 2008
Sep 11, 2008
FY2008 Q3
$0.11
Mar 17, 2008
May 13, 2008
May 15, 2008
Jun 12, 2008
FY2008 Q2
$0.11
Dec 19, 2007
Feb 19, 2008
Feb 21, 2008
Mar 13, 2008
FY2008 Q1
$0.11
Sep 12, 2007
Nov 13, 2007
Nov 15, 2007
Dec 13, 2007
FY2007 Q4
$0.10
Jun 27, 2007
Aug 14, 2007
Aug 16, 2007
Sep 13, 2007
FY2007 Q3
$0.10
Mar 26, 2007
May 15, 2007
May 17, 2007
Jun 14, 2007
FY2007 Q2
$0.10
Dec 20, 2006
Feb 13, 2007
Feb 15, 2007
Mar 8, 2007
FY2007 Q1
$0.10
Sep 13, 2006
Nov 14, 2006
Nov 16, 2006
Dec 14, 2006
FY2006 Q4
$0.09
Jun 21, 2006
Aug 15, 2006
Aug 17, 2006
Sep 14, 2006
FY2006 Q3
$0.09
Mar 27, 2006
May 15, 2006
May 17, 2006
Jun 8, 2006
FY2006 Q2
$0.09
Dec 14, 2005
Feb 15, 2006
Feb 17, 2006
Mar 9, 2006
FY2006 Q1
$0.08
Sep 22, 2005
Nov 15, 2005
Nov 17, 2005
Dec 8, 2005
FY2005 Q4
$0.08
Jun 15, 2005
Aug 15, 2005
Aug 17, 2005
Sep 08, 2005
FY2005 Q3
$0.08
Mar 23, 2005
May 16, 2005
May 18, 2005
Jun 09, 2005
FY2005 Q2
$0.08
Dec 08, 2004
Feb 15, 2005
Feb 17, 2005
Mar 10, 2005
FY2005 Q1
$0.08
Sep 15, 2004
Nov 15, 2004
Nov 17, 2004
Dec 02, 2004
Special
$3.00
Jul 20, 2004
Nov 15, 2004
Nov 17, 2004
Dec 02, 2004
FY2004 Q4
$0.08
Jul 20, 2004
Aug 23, 2004
Aug 25, 2004
Sep 14, 2004
 
Annual Dividend
 
Dividend Period
Amount
Announcement Date
Ex-Dividend Date
Record Date
Payable Date
2003
$0.08
Jan 16, 2003
Feb 19, 2003
Feb 21, 2003
Mar 7, 2003
2004
$0.16
Sep 12, 2003
Oct 15, 2003
Oct 17, 2003
Nov 7, 2003
Stock Information
Microsoft Stock Split Information
Lookup Microsoft closing stock prices by date. Prices display split-adjusted cost basis per share on that date.

Microsoft 2-for-1 Common Stock Split

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the ninth common stock split effective February 18, 2003.
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