International Business Machines (NYSE: IBM)

Last Updated: Oct-26-2016 20:08:19

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Today's IBM Stock Update

Anyone interested in quick information on IBM stock, take a look right here. You will find the most important numbers in IBM trading today, October 27, 2016, like where shares last closed, how the current stock price compares to recent highs and lows, IBM's dividend yield - plus some other must-know data on IBM shares.To start, let's look at the IBM stock closing price. Shares ended the day's trading session at $151.81. They went up 0.62% or $0.93 from the previous day's close.Looking at the 52-week highs and lows for IBM is a good way to make sense of the current price, so let's do that now...IBM is now trading higher than it was one-year ago, with the share price having gone up by 5.67%.

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The IBM stock price 52-week high is $165.00. That was hit on 9/29/2016. The IBM stock 52-week low is $116.90, reached on 2/11/2016.Also - IBM trading volume yesterday was 2,647,400. That's less than IBM stock's average daily trading volume of 2,811,728.The market cap of IBM is 145,106,070,000. 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 11.21. That's not as high as 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 0.88.IBM stock has a dividend yield of 3.72%. 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.Money Morning gives you IBM stock news daily. We publish new info on IBM and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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International Business Machines (NYSE: IBM) Profile

Prior Close$150.88
Market Cap$145.11 B
PE Ratio11.23
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$3.29 (2016-10-17)
2nd Quarter Earnings$2.95 (2016-07-18)
3rd Quarter Earnings$2.35 (2016-04-18)
4th Quarter Earnings$4.84 (2016-01-19)
PE Ratio11.23
EPS Growth-9.52%
Recent Earnings$3.29
Annual EPS$13.43
Market Capitalization$145.11 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0008%
Annual Revenue$80.21 B
Number of Shares Outstanding955,840 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %57.63%
Annual Net Income$11.83B
TTM Net Profit Margin$14.76
One Year Return11.94%
Three Year Return-7.6%
Five Year Return-6.88%
Five Year Revenue Growth-18.15%
Five Year Earnings Growth29.51%
Five Year Dividend Growth100%
Last Quarter EPS$3.29
Annual EPS$13.43
Annual Dividend$5.6
Annual Dividend Yield3.71%
Change in EPS YTD-9.52%
PE Ratio11.23
Recent Earnings$3.29
Dividends per Share$1.4
Stock Split Ratio2-1

IBM Key Stats

Last Price$151.81
Net Change$0.93 (0.62%)
Ask Price$153
Open Price$150.71
Previous Close Price$150.88
High Price$152.94
Low Price$150.26
Number of Trades0
Fifty Two Week High$165 (2016-09-29)
Fifty Two Week Low$116.9 (2016-02-11)
Average Daily Volume4,186,366
Share Outstanding955,840 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$5.6/yr
Dividend Yield3.71%