Microsoft announced earnings that were higher then last quarter, and above analysts predicted earnings. Much of the profit was due to strong sales of Office 97, but the company does warn of possible future quarters problems, because of the current meltdown of the Asian economies. Most stock watchers are also keenly watching the next court date for the MS v DOJ case, which will be next week.
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