[BW] Microsoft Buyback: Should You Bite?: "The software giant wants to repurchase up to $20 billion of its shares by Aug. 17. Here's why investors may want to take the offer."
Timely snapshot and summary of some key Microsoft challenges. Bottom line, in the article:
"Microsoft's buyback bid may not make investors rich by Aug. 17 or in the months afterward. But for shareholders seeking an exit strategy after years of stagnant stock prices, it's a chance to reboot."