International Business Machines Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:IBM)

About International Business Machines Corp.

International Business Machines Corp. logoInternational Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is a technology company. The Company operates through five segments: Global Technology Services (GTS), Global Business Services (GBS), Software, Systems Hardware and Global Financing. The Company's GTS segment offers services, including strategic outsourcing, integrated technology services, cloud and technology support services (maintenance services). Its GBS segment provides consulting and systems integration, application management services and process services. The software segment consists primarily of middleware and operating systems software. The Systems Hardware segment provides clients with infrastructure technologies. The Company's Global Financing segment includes client financing, commercial financing, and remanufacturing and remarketing.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: IT Consulting & Other Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: IBM
  • CUSIP: 45920010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $153.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $155.14
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $154.35
  • 52-Week Range: $116.90 - $165.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.01
  • P/E Growth: 3.95
  • Market Cap: $147.35B
  • Outstanding Shares: 954,000,000
  • Beta: 0.88
  • Net Margins: 14.75%
  • Return on Equity: 82.86%
  • Return on Assets: 11.19%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.07%
  • Current Ratio: 1.20%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 15 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.13)
Consensus Price Target: $152.48 (0.57% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket Perform$140.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$160.00 -> $155.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$145.00View Rating Details
10/21/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$162.00 -> $156.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$186.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$165.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetUnderweight -> Neutral$147.00 -> $145.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$160.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperform$110.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$182.00 -> $179.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$140.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingSell$125.00View Rating Details
9/27/2016Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutral$160.00View Rating Details
8/15/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/25/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/20/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
7/19/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$155.00 -> $165.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$157.00 -> $172.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/19/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$155.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/14/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetSector Perform -> Buy$155.00 -> $165.00View Rating Details
2/22/2016Independent Research GmbHBoost Price TargetHold$140.00 -> $145.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingOutperform$161.00 -> $140.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015S&P Equity ResearchLower Price TargetBuy$178.00 -> $168.00View Rating Details
8/26/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$140.96 -> $175.00View Rating Details
4/21/2015Janney Montgomery ScottSet Price TargetNeutral -> Hold$160.00View Rating Details
3/2/2015Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$140.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/17/2016Q3$3.24$3.29$19.00 billion$19.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2016Q2$2.89$2.95$20.03 billion$20.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2016Q1$2.09$2.35$18.28 billion$18.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/19/2016Q415$4.81$4.84$22.11 billion$22.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$3.30$3.34$19.62 billion$19.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$3.78$3.84$20.93 billion$20.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$2.83$2.91$19.82 billion$19.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2015Q414$5.48$5.81$25.03 billion$24.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$4.32$3.68$23.37 billion$22.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$4.29$4.32$24.13 billion$24.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/16/2014Q114$2.54$2.54$22.93 billion$22.48 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2014Q413$5.99$6.13$28.26 billion$27.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q313$3.96$3.99$24.77 billion$23.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$3.77$3.91$25.39 billion$24.92 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$3.06$3.00$24.69 billion$23.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q4 2012$5.25$5.39$29.09 billion$29.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2012$3.61$3.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$3.43$3.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2012$2.63$2.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2012$4.62$4.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2011$3.22$3.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2011$3.02$3.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2011$2.30$2.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2011$4.08$4.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.93 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$2.10$3.52$2.81
Q2 20162$2.87$2.89$2.88
Q3 20163$3.12$3.34$3.23
Q4 20163$4.88$4.94$4.91
Q1 20173$2.43$2.50$2.48
Q2 20173$3.26$3.43$3.35
Q3 20173$3.16$3.41$3.29
Q4 20173$4.84$4.93$4.88
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
Annual Dividend:$5.60
Dividend Yield:3.65%
Dividend Growth:14.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:45.64% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.48% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
40.20% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:16 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.08%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 57.63%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/25/2016David N FarrDirectorBuy1,300$149.93$194,909.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2016Kralingen Bridget A VanInsiderSell665$150.80$100,282.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016Kralingen Bridget A VanInsiderSell330$152.05$50,176.50View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Robert J PiccianoInsiderSell1,922$159.16$305,905.52View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Erich ClementiInsiderSell2,984$159.00$474,456.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Erich ClementiInsiderSell6,000$160.28$961,680.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Robert J LeblancInsiderSell15,708$162.25$2,548,623.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016John E Kelly IIIInsiderSell6,698$160.89$1,077,641.22View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Diane J GhersonSVPSell2,986$147.00$438,942.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Robert J PiccianoSVPSell3,090$146.49$452,654.10View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Leo Allen Bruno V DiSVPSell3,900$146.83$572,637.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Michael L EskewDirectorSell4,000$132.35$529,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Erich ClementiSVPSell2,627$133.33$350,257.91View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016James J. KavanaughSVPSell1,352$125.69$169,932.88View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Kenneth I. ChenaultDirectorSell2,727$121.53$331,412.31View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Leo Allen Bruno V. DiSVPSell5,350$123.11$658,638.50View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Joan E. SperoDirectorSell4,000$125.11$500,440.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Virginia M. RomettyCEOSell9,875$125.99$1,244,151.25View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Steven A. MillsEVPSell10,000$138.29$1,382,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Erich ClementiSVPSell16,400$137.29$2,251,556.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Thomas W. RosamiliaSVPSell15,000$132.48$1,987,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2015Leo Allen Bruno V. DiSVPSell18,500$143.48$2,654,380.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Thomas W. RosamiliaSVPSell2,700$147.38$397,926.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Kralingen Bridget A. VanSVPSell2,850$145.17$413,734.50View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Kralingen Bridget A. VanSVPSell6,000$145.50$873,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Kralingen Bridget A VanSVPSell6,000$156.50$939,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Erich ClementiSVPSell5,400$172.56$931,824.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Leo Allen Bruno V DiSVPSell5,000$171.66$858,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Colleen F ArnoldSVPSell5,628$175.95$990,246.60View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Virginia M RomettyCEOSell18,220$173.27$3,156,979.40View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Robert J PiccianoSVPSell3,506$161.85$567,446.10View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Michael D RhodinSVPSell2,600$163.00$423,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Joan E SperoDirectorSell4,000$164.41$657,640.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Kralingen Bridget A VanSVPSell4,375$163.00$713,125.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Sidney TaurelDirectorSell1,516$156.48$237,223.68View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015John E Kelly IIISVPSell4,495$157.72$708,951.40View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Martin JetterSVPSell5,988$158.70$950,295.60View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Virginia M RomettyCEOSell10,518$191.71$2,016,405.78View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Robert J LeblancSVPSell7,586$191.18$1,450,291.48View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014James J KavanaughVPSell9,354$191.84$1,794,471.36View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Michael L EskewDirectorSell4,000$191.90$767,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014John E Kelly IIISVPSell23,321$188.16$4,388,079.36View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Diane J GhersonSVPSell1,750$189.81$332,167.50View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Michael D RhodinSVPSell5,100$194.06$989,706.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Jon C IwataSVPSell4,000$195.36$781,440.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Timothy S ShaughnessySVPSell10,000$195.91$1,959,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014James W OwensDirectorSell1,718$193.80$332,948.40View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Robert C WeberSVPSell2,000$194.10$388,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Colleen ArnoldSVPSell5,460$191.07$1,043,242.20View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014John Kelly IIISVPSell7,431$192.70$1,431,953.70View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Robert WeberSVPSell6,000$195.31$1,171,860.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Erich ClementiSVPSell7,300$183.86$1,342,178.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Lorenzo ZambranoDirectorSell2,430$183.61$446,172.30View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Timothy ShaughnessySVPSell10,000$183.87$1,838,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Kralingen Bridget VanSVPSell4,313$181.48$782,723.24View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Sidney TaurelDirectorSell1,960$182.24$357,190.40View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Michael RhodinSVPSell4,500$180.23$811,035.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014James KavanaughVPSell5,650$176.97$999,880.50View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Rodney AdkinsSVPSell11,731$177.00$2,076,387.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014Kenneth ChenaultDirectorSell3,740$177.18$662,653.20View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Joan SperoDirectorSell3,302$174.53$576,298.06View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Linda SanfordSVPSell32,295$185.09$5,977,481.55View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013John Kelly IIISVPSell25,000$182.80$4,570,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Rodney AdkinsSVPSell8,191$181.86$1,489,615.26View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013David FarrDirectorBuy1,000$182.80$182,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Erich ClementiSVPSell11,335$208.02$2,357,906.70View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Michael D RhodinSVPSell6,000$205.80$1,234,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Jon C IwataSVPSell29,846$192.33$5,740,281.18View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Colleen F ArnoldSVPSell5,100$189.12$964,512.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) Chart for Friday, October, 28, 2016

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