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NYSE:IBMIBM Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.01 (-0.80 %)
(As of 05/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $124.53
50-Day Range
MA: $120.98
52-Week Range
Now: $124.53
Volume3.86 million shs
Average Volume4.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$110.57 billion
P/E Ratio12.33
Dividend Yield5.19%
International Business Machines Corporation operates as an integrated technology and services company worldwide. Its Cognitive Solutions segment offers a portfolio of enterprise artificial intelligence platforms, such as analytics and data management platforms, cloud data services, talent management, and industry solutions primarily under the Watson Platform, Watson Health, and Watson Internet of Things names. This segment also offers transaction processing software for use in banking, airlines, and retail industries. The company's Global Business Services segment offers business consulting services; delivers system integration, application management, maintenance, and support services for packaged software applications; and finance, procurement, talent and engagement, and industry-specific business process outsourcing services. Its Technology Services & Cloud Platforms segment provides project, managed, outsourcing, and cloud-delivered services for enterprise IT infrastructure environments; technical support, and software and solution support services; and integration software solutions. The company's Systems segment offers servers for businesses, cloud service providers, and scientific computing organizations; data storage products and solutions; and z/OS, an enterprise operating system. Its Global Financing segment provides lease, installment payment plans, and loan financing services; short-term working capital financing to suppliers, distributors, and resellers; and remanufacturing and remarketing services. International Business Machines Corporation serves financial services institutions, airlines, manufacturers, and consumer goods and retail companies. The company was formerly known as Computing-Tabulating-Recording Co. and changed its name to International Business Machines Corporation in 1924. The company was incorporated in 1911 and is headquartered in Armonk, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.42 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer & office equipment
Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services
SectorComputer and Technology



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$77.15 billion
Cash Flow$19.58 per share
Book Value$22.67 per share


Net Income$9.43 billion


Market Cap$110.57 billion
Next Earnings Date7/15/2020 (Estimated)

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IBM (NYSE:IBM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has IBM's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

IBM's stock was trading at $117.97 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, IBM shares have increased by 5.6% and is now trading at $124.53. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of IBM?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for IBM in the last year. There are currently 12 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for IBM.

When is IBM's next earnings date?

IBM is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 15th 2020. View our earnings forecast for IBM.

How were IBM's earnings last quarter?

IBM (NYSE:IBM) released its earnings results on Monday, April, 20th. The technology company reported $1.84 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.79 by $0.05. The technology company earned $17.57 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $17.62 billion. IBM had a net margin of 11.78% and a return on equity of 57.55%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.25 EPS. View IBM's earnings history.

How often does IBM pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for IBM?

IBM declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 8th will be given a dividend of $1.63 per share on Wednesday, June 10th. This represents a $6.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 7th. This is a boost from IBM's previous quarterly dividend of $1.62. View IBM's dividend history.

How will IBM's stock buyback program work?

IBM declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Tuesday, October 30th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $4,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 3.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for IBM?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for IBM's stock. Their forecasts range from $111.00 to $154.00. On average, they expect IBM's stock price to reach $134.64 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for IBM.

Has IBM been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about IBM stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. IBM earned a daily sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutIBM.

Who are some of IBM's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of IBM own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other IBM investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Boeing (BA).

Who are IBM's key executives?

IBM's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Virginia M. Rometty, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. James J. Kavanaugh, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Dr. John E. Kelly III, Exec. VP (Age 65)
  • Mr. Martin J. Schroeter, Sr. VP of IBM Global Markets Global Financing, Marketing & Communications (Age 55)
  • Mr. Fletcher Previn, Chief Information Officer

What is IBM's stock symbol?

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

Who are IBM's major shareholders?

IBM's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Swedbank (0.17%), Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.08%), OLD Republic International Corp (0.07%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.05%), Comerica Bank (0.03%) and Baird Financial Group Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own IBM stock include Bene Robert F Del, David N Farr, Diane J Gherson, Erich Clementi, Kenneth M Keverian, Sidney Taurel and Virginia M Rometty. View institutional ownership trends for IBM.

Which major investors are selling IBM stock?

IBM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, Exane Derivatives, OLD Republic International Corp, LS Investment Advisors LLC, Decatur Capital Management Inc., CapWealth Advisors LLC, Adams Asset Advisors LLC, and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have sold IBM company stock in the last year include Bene Robert F Del, and Kenneth M Keverian. View insider buying and selling activity for IBM.

Which major investors are buying IBM stock?

IBM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Forsta AP Fonden, Swedbank, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Baird Financial Group Inc., Eastern Bank, AMG National Trust Bank, and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P. Company insiders that have bought IBM stock in the last two years include David N Farr, Sidney Taurel, and Virginia M Rometty. View insider buying and selling activity for IBM.

How do I buy shares of IBM?

Shares of IBM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is IBM's stock price today?

One share of IBM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $124.53.

How big of a company is IBM?

IBM has a market capitalization of $110.57 billion and generates $77.15 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $9.43 billion in net income (profit) each year or $12.81 on an earnings per share basis. IBM employs 383,800 workers across the globe.

What is IBM's official website?

The official website for IBM is www.ibm.com.

How can I contact IBM?

IBM's mailing address is 1 NEW ORCHARD ROAD, ARMONK NY, 10504. The technology company can be reached via phone at 914-499-1900 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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