Microsoft Is Worth Snapping Up

For over a decade, Microsoft (MSFT) held its investors in a state of limbo. In its heyday in the 1990s, investing in Microsoft often felt as close as one could come to a "sure thing." Investors handed over their funds and then sat back and watched their returns roll in. Then, in 2000, the "sure thing" fell apart.

When we think of Microsoft, the first thing that likely comes to mind is the company's role as the leading developer of the operating systems of most personal computers. Microsoft Office is perhaps a close second, while Internet Explorer was likely the first Web browser to which most of us were ever introduced. If you've had any experience with these three, what would likely come to mind next would be the various frustrations we've had with one if not all, of them. This was particularly true with the release of its Vista operating system and Internet Explorer 6. Yet this company had become such a part of our everyday lives that it had been as difficult to imagine life without Microsoft as it was to think of life without the PC....666 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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