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International Business Machines (NYSE: IBM)

$174.51 USD $0.74 (0.43%)
Last Price $174.51
Net Change $0.74 (0.43%)
Bid $174.44
Ask Price $174.49
Open Price $173.94
Previous Close Price $173.77
High Price $175
Low Price $173
Number of Trades 14,716
Volume 3,523,336
Fifty Two Week High $182.79 (2017-02-16)
Fifty Two Week Low $142.5 (2016-06-27)
Average Daily Volume 3,710,075
Share Outstanding 943,210 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 5.6/yr
Dividend Yield 3.22%
1st Quarter Earnings $5.01 (2017-01-19)
2nd Quarter Earnings $3.29 (2016-10-17)
3nd Quarter Earnings $2.95 (2016-07-18)
4th Quarter Earnings $2.35 (2016-04-18)
PE Ratio $12.78
EPS Growth $1.52
Recent Earnings $5.01
Annual EPS $13.6
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $164.60B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0023%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 943,210
Inst. Shareholder % 59.73%
Annual Net Income $11.87B
TTM Net Profit Margin $14.86
1-Year Return 21.28%
3-Year Return -0.64%
5-Year Return -4.66%
5-Year Revenue Growth -25.25%
5-Year Earnings Growth 1.57%
5-Year Dividend Growth 89.66%
Annual Dividend $5.6
Annual Dividend Yield 3.22%
Change in EPS YTD 1.52%
Dividends per Share $1.4
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 0.97
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.

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, March 28, 2017, 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. Let's start with the last closing price for IBM stock, which was $173.77. IBM shares dropped 0.03% or $0.06 from the day before. Just looking at the IBM stock price in a short time frame is not as helpful as looking at a year's worth of share price data, so let's do that... IBM is currently trading above where it was one-year ago, with shares having risen by 17.45% from then.

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The IBM stock price 52-week high is $182.79. That was hit on 2/16/2017. The IBM stock 52-week low is $142.50, reached on 6/27/2016. Another point to note - IBM trading volume yesterday was 3,221,600. That's not quite as high as IBM stock's average daily trading volume of 3,259,049. IBM's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 163,901,601,000. That gives IBM a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of IBM stock is 12.85. 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 12.40. 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 3.22%. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout. For more info on IBM stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find IBM stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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