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DailyFinance  Jul 29  Comment 
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/29/14 -- Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) News Facts Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) announced today that, in accordance with the terms of its merger agreement with MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRS), Rocket...
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 25  Comment 
MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented trade-picking algorithms have identified an attractive covered-call trade on MICROS Systems (MCRS). Look at the Jan. '15 $17.00 covered call for a net debit in the $15.32 area. This trade has a duration of...
Forbes  Jul 11  Comment 
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 06/30/2014 settlement date, which shows a 5,815,634 share decrease in total short interest for Micros Systems, Inc. (NASD: MCRS), to 2,416,609, a decrease of 70.64% since...
DailyFinance  Jul 2  Comment 
The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty to current shareholders of MICROS Systems, Inc. (“MICROS” or the...
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 1  Comment 
Oracle Corp. (ORCL) recently announced its decision to sell notes worth $10.0 billion. The proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes, such as refinancing of debt and acquisitions including the company's pending purchase of MICROS...
MarketWatch  Jul 1  Comment 
Oracle Corp. said on Tuesday it priced $10 billion in notes and plans to use the proceeds from the offering for "general corporate purposes". That may involve stock buybacks, paying cash dividends, repaying debt and funding future takeovers,...
SeekingAlpha  Jul 1  Comment 
By Diesel: Last week, Oracle (ORCL) announced that it was acquiring MICROS Systems (MCRS) for a sum of $5.3 billion ($4.6 billion in net cash), giving the company a premium of 25% compared to its valuation before the acquisition information was...
DailyFinance  Jun 27  Comment 
The Law Offices of Vincent Wong are investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of MICROS Systems, Inc. (NasdaqGS:MCRS) (“MICROS”) in connection with the sale of the Company to Oracle Corporation. ...
Forbes  Jun 27  Comment 
The acquisition of MICROS systems is expected to boost Oracle?s slowing growth in the application software market. In the recently concluded FY14 results, Oracle?s new license revenues for on-premise software deployments remained flat at $9.4...
Benzinga  Jun 24  Comment 
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) on Monday announced that it will acquire MICROS Systems (NASDAQ: MCRS) for $68 per share. In response to the announcement, William Blair analyst Bhavan Suri issued comments regarding the deal. Suri says there are no...




 
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Founded in 1977, Micros Systems, Inc. is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland. It was formerly known as Picos Manufacturing, Inc. and changed its name to Micros Systems, Inc. in 1978. The company designs, manufactures, markets, and services enterprise information solutions for the hospitality and specialty retail industries.

The hospitality industry comprises various market areas including lodging, table service restaurants, quick service restaurants, entertainment venues, business foodservice operations, casinos, transportation foodservice, government operations, and cruise ships.

The specialty retail industry consists of retail operations selling directly to consumers, including retailers of clothing, shoes, food, hardware, jewelry, and other specialty items.

The enterprise information solutions comprise hotel information systems, restaurant information systems, and specialty retail information systems. The hotel information systems include property based management systems (PMS), sales and catering systems, central reservation systems (CRS), customer information systems, and revenue management systems. The restaurant information systems consist of hardware and software for point-of-sale (POS) and operational applications, a suite of back-office applications, including inventory, labor, and financial management, and certain centrally hosted enterprise applications. The specialty retail information systems comprise retail store software automation systems and business intelligence applications for loss prevention, customer relationship management, gift cards, and audit control.

Micros Systems operates in the United States, Europe, the Pacific Rim, and Latin America. For financial purposes, the company reports its business in two segments United States and International. By geography, the U.S. segment accounted for 46% of the total revenues in fiscal 2007 while the International segment contributed the remaining 54%. By product mix, Hardware accounted for 29.8% of total revenues in fiscal 2007, Software contributed 16.9% of total revenues, and Service revenues represented the remaining 53.3%.


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