Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring 0.35% to $62.72 in a active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, around 1.12 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Microsoft recently overhauled Cortana’s design on Android and iOS, and now the company looks to make it more accessible on Android smartphone.
The company is declaredly testing a new feature that allows users to access the Cortana digital assistant by just swiping left or right on the Android lock screen.Mspoweruser reports that Microsoft is looking to make Cortana more accessible on Android smartphones with this feature.
The company is testing it with beta testers already, and looks to make it commercially accessible in the upcoming update.The report says that once you update Cortana and open it, it will ask you for permission to enable ‘Cortana on the lock screen’. By Clicking on ‘Add Cortana to my lock screen’, you will thereby create a shortcut for Cortana access on the lock screen. Once all of this is done, the circular Cortana logo will show up at the bottom of your Android lock screen, and by swiping left or right will start the digital assistant immediately.
The firm has institutional ownership of 72.50%, while insider ownership included 2.40%. MSFT attains analyst recommendation of 2.00 with week’s performance of -0.19%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 9.28%.
Shares of Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) [Trend Analysis] swings enthusiastically in regular trading session, it an increase of 0.09% to close at $303.97. Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR) declared that its subsidiaries, CCO Holdings, LLC and CCO Holdings Capital Corp., have priced $1.0 billion in aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2027.
The Notes will bear interest at a rate of 5.125% per annum and will be issued at a price of 100.0% of the aggregate principal amount of $1.0 billion.Charter intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Notes to repurchase the Issuers’ outstanding 6.625% Senior Notes due 2022, to pay related fees and expenses and for general corporate purposes. Charter expects to close the offering of the Notes on February 6, subject to customary closing conditions. Moving forward to saw long-term intention, the experts calculate Return on Investment of 2.90%. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 94.69% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -1.09%. CHTR last month stock price volatility remained 1.90%.