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Software giant set to pay out $75b

Microsoft plans dividend boost, stock buybacks

By Robert Weisman
Globe Staff / July 21, 2004

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Microsoft Corp. yesterday answered one of Wall Street's most persistent questions -- what the software goliath would do with its ever-growing pile of cash -- by disclosing plans to return up to $75 billion to its stockowners over the next four years. (Full Article: 720 Words)

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