BRIEF-Microsoft Corp CFO says expect full year operating expense between $31.1 bln-$31.4 bln - Conf call

martes 19 de julio de 2016 18:43 GYT

July 19 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp CFO Hood

* In q4 we did see additional softness in brazil, middle east, and Africa, which were impacted by macroeconomic headwinds- Conf call

* "we expect volatility as we saw in both q3 and q4 this year to continue in next fiscal year"- Conf call

* "expect the commercial cloud gross margin percentage and dollars to materially improve next fiscal year"- Conf call

* "also anticipate our cloud capital expenditure growth curve will slow"- Conf call

* "now expect our full year operating expense will be $31.1 billion to $31.4 billion "- Conf call

* " based on current currency rates, forecasted geographic mix of revenue, we expect 2 points of negative impact on total revenue in q1"- Conf call

* " for q1 expect commercial unearned revenue be within the range of $21.8 billion to $22 billion"- Conf call

* " for q1 in productivity and business process, we expect revenue to be $6.4 billion to $6.6 billion"- Conf call   Continuación...