Tuesday, a strong third-quarter earnings were reported, thanks to its cloud platform.
Revenue for the company's Xbox content and services increased 4 percent, whereas overall income increased 18 percent year over year.
Revenue from search and news advertising, excluding traffic acquisition costs, has increased by 23 percent.
In its earnings statement, the technology company did not dissent further conclusions for its gaming or advertising services, nor did it speak with Activision Blizzard, the gaming company pending acquisition.
The company is expected to conduct a earnings call later Tuesday, which may reveal further details about Microsoft's plans moving forward.
More will be added.