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International Business Machines Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.55 (-0.41%)
(As of 01/14/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
5.31 million shs
Average Volume
5.45 million shs
Market Capitalization
$120.30 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About International Business Machines

International Business Machines Corp. is an information technology company, which provides integrated solutions that leverage information technology and knowledge of business processes. It operates through the following segments: Cloud and Cognitive Software, Global Business Services, Global Technology Services, Systems, and Global Financing. The Cloud and Cognitive Software segment provides integrated and secure cloud, data, and solutions to the clients. The Global Business Services segment provides clients with consulting, application management, and business process outsourcing services. The Global Technology Services segment provides comprehensive IT infrastructure and platform services that create business value for clients. The Systems segment provides clients with innovative infrastructure platforms to help meet the requirements of hybrid cloud and enterprise AI workload. The Global Financing segment provides client financing, commercial financing, and participates in the remanufacturing and remarketing of used equipment. The company was founded by Charles Ranlett Flint and Thomas J. Watson Sr. on June 16, 1911 and is headquartered in Armonk, NY.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Computer & office equipment
IT Consulting & Other Services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$73.62 billion
Cash Flow
$16.17 per share
Book Value
$23.26 per share


Net Income
$5.59 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$120.30 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 12/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

3.14 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

13th out of 896 stocks

Computer & Office Equipment Industry

2nd out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is International Business Machines a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for International Business Machines in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" International Business Machines stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in IBM, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has International Business Machines' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

International Business Machines' stock was trading at $117.97 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, IBM shares have increased by 13.8% and is now trading at $134.21.
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When is International Business Machines' next earnings date?

International Business Machines is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 24th 2022.
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How were International Business Machines' earnings last quarter?

International Business Machines Co. (NYSE:IBM) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 19th. The technology company reported $2.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.50 by $0.02. The technology company earned $17.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.81 billion. International Business Machines had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 36.23% and a net margin of 6.40%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $2.58 EPS.
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How often does International Business Machines pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for International Business Machines?

International Business Machines announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 26th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $1.64 per share on Friday, December 10th. This represents a $6.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 9th.
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Is International Business Machines a good dividend stock?

International Business Machines pays an annual dividend of $6.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.87%. IBM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. International Business Machines has been increasing its dividend for 27 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of International Business Machines is 124.01%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, International Business Machines will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.73% next year. This indicates that International Business Machines will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for IBM?

10 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for International Business Machines' shares. Their forecasts range from $124.00 to $172.00. On average, they expect International Business Machines' stock price to reach $148.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are International Business Machines' key executives?

International Business Machines' management team includes the following people:
  • Arvind Krishna, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • James J. Kavanaugh, Chief Financial Officer & Senior VP-Operations
  • Juan Antonio Zufiria, Senior VP-Global Technology Services
  • Kathryn W. Guarini, Chief Information Officer
  • Nickle J. LaMoreaux, Chief Human Resources Officer & Senior VP

What is Arvind Krishna's approval rating as International Business Machines' CEO?

1,935 employees have rated International Business Machines CEO Arvind Krishna on Glassdoor.com. Arvind Krishna has an approval rating of 88% among International Business Machines' employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of International Business Machines own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other International Business Machines investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Pfizer (PFE).

What is International Business Machines' stock symbol?

International Business Machines trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IBM."

Who are International Business Machines' major shareholders?

International Business Machines' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include DNB Asset Management AS (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.01%), Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.01%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.01%) and Sound Income Strategies LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own International Business Machines stock include Alex Gorsky, Andrew N Liveris, Bene Robert F Del, David N Farr, Diane J Gherson, Michelle J Howard and Sidney Taurel.
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Which major investors are selling International Business Machines stock?

IBM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DNB Asset Management AS, Cullinan Associates Inc., Moody National Bank Trust Division, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc., Legacy Private Trust Co., and Diversified Trust Co.
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Which major investors are buying International Business Machines stock?

IBM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sound Income Strategies LLC, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Stonnington Group LLC, BlueSky Wealth Advisors LLC, Spire Wealth Management, HighTower Trust Services LTA, Mountain Capital Investment Advisors Inc, and Platte River Wealth Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought International Business Machines stock in the last two years include Alex Gorsky, Andrew N Liveris, David N Farr, Michelle J Howard, and Sidney Taurel.
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How do I buy shares of International Business Machines?

Shares of IBM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is International Business Machines' stock price today?

One share of IBM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $134.21.

How much money does International Business Machines make?

International Business Machines has a market capitalization of $120.30 billion and generates $73.62 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $5.59 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.29 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does International Business Machines have?

International Business Machines employs 30,000 workers across the globe.

Does International Business Machines have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of International Business Machines: 7Summits, ACCESS360, ARGUS Semiconductor Software, Agile 3 Solutions, Agile 3 Solutions LLC, AlchemyAPI, Algorithmics, AlphaBlox, Aperto, AptSoft, Armanta, Armanta Inc., Arsenal Digital Solutions, Ascential Software, Aspera, BLADE Network Technologies, BM Tchad SARLU, Banco IBM S.A., Banco IBM S.A., BigFix, Blekko, Blue Box, Bluetab Solutions, Bluewolf, Bowstreet, BoxBoat, BuildForge, Butterfly Software, CIMS Lab, CSL International, Candle, Candle Corporation, Cast Iron Systems, Catalogic ECX, Cibecs, Clarity Systems, Clearleap, Cleversafe, Cloudant, Cloudigo, Cognea, Cognos, Collation, Compagnie IBM France, Compagnie IBM France S.A.S., Companhia IBM Portuguesa S.A., Companhia IBM Portuguesa S.A., Compose, Consul Risk Management International, Coremetrics, Corio, CrossAccess, CrossIdeas, CrossWorlds Software, Cyanea Systems, Cúram Software, DWL, Daeja Image Systems, Daksh Infosoft, Daksh eServices, Dascom, DataMirror, DataPower Technology, Datacap, Dehomag, DemandTec, EADS Matra Datavision, EZSource, Ecx.io, Emptoris, Encentuate, Equitant, Exeros, Expert Personal Shopper (XPS), Expertus Technologies, Explorys, Fiberlink, FileNet Corporation, FilesX, Global Value Solutions, Gluecode Software, Gravitant, Green Hat, Green Pasture Software, Guardium, HOLOSOFX, IBM (China) Co, IBM (China) Co. Ltd., IBM (China) Investment Company Limited, IBM (International Business Machines) Turk Limited Sirketi, IBM Argentina Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada, IBM Australia Limited, IBM Bahamas Limited, IBM Bahrain SPC, IBM Bangladesh Private Limited, IBM Belgium Financial Services Company, IBM Belgium Financial Services Company sprl/bvba, IBM Brasil—Industria Maquinas e Servicos Limitada, IBM Bulgaria Ltd., IBM Bulgaria Ltd., IBM Burkina Faso SARL, IBM Business Transformation Center, IBM Business Transformation Center S.r.l., IBM CAPITAL MALAYSIA SDN. BHD., IBM CAPITAL MALAYSIA SDN. BHD., IBM CAPITAL SINGAPORE PTE. LTD., IBM CAPITAL SINGAPORE PTE. LTD., IBM Canada Limited—IBM Canada Limitee, IBM Capital (Thailand) Company Limited, IBM Capital Inc, IBM Capital Italia S.r.l., IBM Capital Italia S.r.l., IBM Capital Mexico I S. de R.L. de C.V., IBM Capital Mexico I S. de R.L. de C.V., IBM Capital Peru S.A.C., IBM Ceska Republika spol. s.r.o., IBM Ceska Republika spol. s.r.o., IBM China/Hong Kong Limited, IBM Congo SARL, IBM Credit LLC, IBM Croatia Ltd./IBM Hrvatska d.o.o., IBM Croatia Ltd./IBM Hrvatska d.o.o., IBM Danmark ApS, IBM Deutschland GmbH, IBM Deutschland Kreditbank GmbH, IBM East Africa Limited, IBM East Europe/Asia Ltd., IBM East Europe/Asia Ltd., IBM Eesti Osauhing (IBM Estonia Ou), IBM Egypt Business Support Services, IBM Factoring (China) Co, IBM Factoring (China) Co. Ltd., IBM Finans Norge AS, IBM France Financement, IBM France Financement SAS, IBM Global Financing Australia Limited, IBM Global Financing Canada Corporation, IBM Global Financing Danmark ApS, IBM Global Financing Deutschland GmbH, IBM Global Financing España, IBM Global Financing España S.L.U., IBM Global Financing Finland Oy, IBM Global Financing Korea Limited, IBM Global Financing Polska Sp. z.o.o., IBM Global Financing Polska Sp.z.o.o., IBM Global Financing Schweiz GmbH, IBM Global Financing South Africa (Pty) Ltd, IBM Global Financing Sweden AB, IBM Global Financing de Chile SpA, IBM Global Services España, IBM Global Services España S.A., IBM Hellas Information Handling Systems S.A., IBM Hellas Information Handling Systems S.A., IBM India Private Limited, IBM International Foundation, IBM International Group B.V., IBM International Group B.V., IBM International Group Capital LLC, IBM Ireland Limited, IBM Ireland Product Distribution Limited, IBM Israel Limited, IBM Italia S.p.A., IBM Italia S.p.A., IBM Italia Servizi Finanziari S.r.l., IBM Italia Servizi Finanziari S.r.l., IBM Japan Credit LLC, IBM Japan Ltd., IBM Japan Ltd., IBM Korea Inc., IBM Korea Inc., IBM Kuwait SPC, IBM Lietuva, IBM Limited, IBM Luxembourg Sarl, IBM Magyarorszagi Kft., IBM Malaysia Sdn. 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Ltd., IBM Slovenija d.o.o., IBM Slovenija d.o.o., IBM Slovensko spol s.r.o., IBM Slovensko spol s.r.o., IBM South Africa (Pty) Ltd., IBM South Africa (Pty) Ltd., IBM Svenska Aktiebolag, IBM Taiwan Corporation, IBM Tanzania Limited, IBM Tchad SARLU, IBM Thailand Company Limited, IBM Tunisie, IBM Ukraine, IBM United Kingdom Asset Leasing Limited, IBM United Kingdom Financial Services Limited, IBM United Kingdom Limited, IBM Vietnam Company, IBM World Trade Corporation, IBM de Chile S.A.C., IBM de Colombia & C.I.A. S.C.A., IBM de Colombia & C.I.A. S.C.A., IBM de Mexico Comercializacion y Servicios S. de R.L. de C.V., IBM de Mexico Comercializacion y Servicios S. de R.L. de C.V., IBM de Mexico S. de R.L., IBM de Mexico S. de R.L., IBM de Venezuela S.A., IBM de Venezuela S.A., IBM del Ecuador C.A., IBM del Peru S.A., IBM del Peru S.A., IBM del Uruguay, IBM del Uruguay S.A., IBM—International Business Machines d.o.o. Belgrade, ILOG, IRIS Analytics, InfoDyne Corporation, Initiate Systems, Instana, Intelliden, International Business Machines, International Business Machines (Mauritius) Limited, International Business Machines AS, International Business Machines Gabon SARL, International Business Machines Ghana Limited, International Business Machines Madagascar SARLU, International Business Machines S.A., International Business Machines Senegal, International Business Machines West Africa Limited, International Business Machines Zambia Limited, International Business Machines of Belgium, International Business Machines of Belgium sprl/buba, International Information Services Management Limited, Internet Security Systems, Isogon Corporation, Kenexa, KeyMRO, Language Analysis Systems, Liberty Insurance Services, Lombardi Software, MRO Software, Maersk Data, Mainspring, Meiosys, Merge Healthcare, Merge Healthcare Incorporated, Metamerge, Meteorix, Micromuse, Munitions Manufacturing Corporation, Mylex, National Counting Scale Company, National Interest Security Company, Net Integration Technologies, Netezza, Network Solutions Private Limited, Nordcloud, NovusCG, Oniqua Holdings Pty Ltd., Oniqua Inc., OpenPages, Optevia, Ounce Labs, Outblaze, Oy IBM Finland AB, PSS Systems, PT IBM Indonesia, Palisades Technology Partners, Phytel, Platform Computing, Platform Solutions, Presence Online, Princeton Softech, Productivity Solutions, Promontory Financial Group, PureEdge Solutions, PwC Consulting, Q1 Labs, ROLM Corporation, Rational Software, Red Hat, RedPill Solutions, Rembo Technology, Resilient Systems, Resource/Ammirati, SPSS, SRD, Sabiedriba ar irobezotu atbildibu IBM Latvija, Sanovi Technologies, Satellite Business Systems, Science Research Associates, Sequent Computer Systems Inc, Silverpop, SoftLayer, Softek Storage Solutions, Softlayer Technologies, Softlayer Technologies Inc., Solid Information Technology, Spanugo, Star Analytics, Sterling Commerce, StoredIQ, Storwize, StrongLoop, Systemcorp A.L.G., Systems Research & Development, T-Systems - Mainframe Services business, TRIRIGA, Taos, Tarian Software, Tealeaf, Technology Products and Services Limited, Telelogic, Texas Memory Systems, The Automatic Accounting Scale Company, The Now Factory, The Weather Company, Think Dynamics, Tivoli Systems, Transarc, Transitive, TrelliSoft, Trigo Technologies, TruQua, TruQua Enterprises LLC, Trusteer, Truven Health Analytics, Turbonomic, Unica, Unicible, Unicorn Solutions, Urbancode, Ustream, Valchemy, Vallent Corporation, Varicent, Venetica, Verizon (Cloud Services), Verizon - Cloud services, Viacor, Viacore, Vivant, Vivant Digital, Vivisimo, WDG Automation, WTC Insurance Corporation, WTC Insurance Corporation Ltd., Waeg, Watchfire, Webdialogs, Webify, Whistle Communications, Worklight, XIV, Xtify, i2, iPhase Technologies, iPhrase Technologies, and myInvenio.

When was International Business Machines founded?

International Business Machines was founded in 1911.

What is International Business Machines' official website?

The official website for International Business Machines is www.ibm.com.

Where are International Business Machines' headquarters?

International Business Machines is headquartered at 1 NEW ORCHARD ROAD, ARMONK NY, 10504.

How can I contact International Business Machines?

International Business Machines' mailing address is 1 NEW ORCHARD ROAD, ARMONK NY, 10504. The technology company can be reached via phone at (914) 499-1900, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 914-765-6021.

This page was last updated on 1/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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