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Last Updated: Jan-20-2017 20:04:56

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Today's IBM Stock Update

Here's a daily update on the IBM stock price for interested investors, plus some key data on IBM stock that's important to know. While we frequently give readers a more detailed IBM stock price analysis, you can get a quick rundown of key IBM numbers here, for January 21, 2017.IBM shares climbed 2.24% or $3.74 from the day before, taking the IBM closing price to $170.55.To put this latest IBM closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the IBM share price has traded in the past year...At today's price, IBM is trading at a price more than it was one-year ago, with shares having risen by 39.96%.

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The IBM stock price 52-week high is $170.64. That was hit on 1/20/2017. The IBM stock 52-week low is $116.90, reached on 2/11/2016.Another number to look at - IBM trading volume yesterday was 6,963,300. That's not as much as IBM stock's average daily trading volume of 12,690,663.The market cap of IBM is 162,169,173,000. That means IBM has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of IBM stock is 12.42. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare IBM to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of IBM is 12.27.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for IBM is 0.97.IBM stock has a dividend yield of 3.36%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks.Every day we publish IBM stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on IBM and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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International Business Machines (NYSE: IBM) Profile

Volume12,689,999
Open$167.81
Prior Close$166.81
Market Cap$162.17 B
PE Ratio12.27
Beta0.97
IBM is an information technology (IT) company. The company operates in five segments: Global Technology Services Global Business Services Software Systems and Technology and Global Financing. The Global Technology Services segment provides IT infrastructure services and business process services. The Global Business Services segment offers professional services and application management services. The Software segment consists primarily of middleware and operating systems software. The Systems and Technology segment provides computing power and storage solutions; and semiconductor technology products and packaging solutions. The Global Financing segment invests in financing assets leverages with debt and manages the associated risks. IBM is headquartered in Armonk New York.
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IBM Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$5.01 (2017-01-19)
2nd Quarter Earnings$3.29 (2016-10-17)
3rd Quarter Earnings$2.95 (2016-07-18)
4th Quarter Earnings$2.35 (2016-04-18)
PE Ratio12.27
EPS Growth1.13%
Recent Earnings$5.01
Annual EPS$13.43
Market Capitalization$162.17 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0008%
Annual Revenue$80.21 B
Number of Shares Outstanding950,860 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %57.12%
Annual Net Income$11.87B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-5.46
One Year Return44.53%
Three Year Return2.75%
Five Year Return2.18%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$3.29
Annual EPS$13.43
Annual Dividend$5.6
Annual Dividend Yield3.36%
Change in EPS YTD1.13%
PE Ratio12.27
Recent Earnings$5.01
Dividends per Share$1.4
Stock Split Ratio2-1
beta0.97

IBM Key Stats

Last Price$170.55
Net Change$3.74 (2.24%)
Bid$0
Ask Price$0
Open Price$167.81
Previous Close Price$166.81
High Price$170.64
Low Price$166
Number of Trades58,436
Volume12,689,999
Fifty Two Week High$170.64 (2017-01-20)
Fifty Two Week Low$116.9 (2016-02-11)
Average Daily Volume4,279,315
Share Outstanding950,860 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$5.6/yr
Dividend Yield3.36%