Everything is under control!
Summary: Shifting trends in the industry are seen, with even Microsoft employees no longer using Microsoft software
WITH INCREASED demand for tablets, Android/Linux and hypePads gain traction, largely at the expense of Microsoft when it comes to new-generation tablets (with strong processors, a lot of RAM, high-resolution displays, etc.), so this news is quite telling:
Concerns over Windows 8 sales and over the PC market dynamics have prompted Morgan Stanley to downgrade its recommendation on Microsoft’s stock.
Morgan Stanley, which previously rated the stock as Overweight, the equivalent of a “buy” recommendation, has now lowered it to Equal Weight, the equivalent of a “hold” recommendation. Microsoft declined to comment on the report.