International Business Machines Corporation (IBM): Price and Financial Metrics

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM): $141.19

0.48 (+0.34%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where IBM ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 88.98% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for IBM is in Momentum, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • IBM ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 28th percentile.

IBM Stock Summary

  • IBM has a higher market value than 97.92% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $118,654,959,553.
  • International Business Machines Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.84% of US equities in our set.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for International Business Machines Corp comes in at -22.1%, a number that bests only 6.76% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to International Business Machines Corp are DE, MMM, SNY, CAT, and ZTS.
  • Visit IBM's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

IBM Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, IBM's EV/EBIT ratio is 20% lower, now standing at 25.8.
  • Over the past 243 months, IBM's price/earnings ratio has gone up 3.4.
  • IBM's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 10.5 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for IBM.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
IBM 2021-09-01 1.7 5.7 23.4 25.8
IBM 2021-08-31 1.7 5.7 23.6 25.9
IBM 2021-08-30 1.7 5.7 23.4 25.8
IBM 2021-08-27 1.7 5.7 23.4 25.8
IBM 2021-08-26 1.7 5.7 23.3 25.7
IBM 2021-08-25 1.7 5.7 23.5 25.9

IBM Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -23.92%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at -5.32%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -29.99%.
Over the past 34 months, IBM's revenue has gone down $21,352,000,000.

The table below shows IBM's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 57,350 12,796 5,743
2021-09-30 74,460 16,112 4,766
2021-06-30 74,402 17,684 5,334
2021-03-31 73,780 18,635 5,370
2020-12-31 73,620 18,197 5,590
2020-09-30 75,031 15,788 7,904

IBM's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • IBM has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 89.89% of graded US stocks.
  • IBM's asset turnover comes in at 0.491 -- ranking 64th of 83 Computers stocks.
  • ATEN, FFIV, and ANET are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with IBM.

The table below shows IBM's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.491 0.486 0.074
2021-03-31 0.481 0.486 0.072
2020-12-31 0.477 0.483 0.061
2020-09-30 0.489 0.482 0.087
2020-06-30 0.496 0.478 0.084
2020-03-31 0.502 0.475 0.095

IBM Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of IBM, see our IBM price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $150.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.75 (Moderate Buy)

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IBM Price/Volume Stats

Current price $141.19 52-week high $147.50
Prev. close $140.71 52-week low $114.56
Day low $139.28 Volume 4,878,000
Day high $142.46 Avg. volume 5,396,070
50-day MA $136.66 Dividend yield 4.67%
200-day MA $131.32 Market Cap 126.99B

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Company Bio

International Business Machines Corp was founded in 1911 in Endicott, New York. Headquartered in Armonk, New York, IBM offers a variety of IT services along with software, and hardware and also provides planning, build, manage, and maintain IT infrastructure, platforms, applications, and services. In 2020, IBM generated global revenues of nearly 73 billion U.S. dollars, of which 50 percent of this generated in the Americas region. The company spent 6.33 billion U.S. dollars in 2020 for research and development, specifically focused in the areas of artificial intelligence and hybrid cloud technologies. IBM employs nearly 350,000 individuals worldwide and the current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer is Arvind Krishna.

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Latest IBM News From Around the Web

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In the latest trading session, IBM (IBM) closed at $122.07, marking a -1.49% move from the previous day.

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IBM Price Returns

1-mo 1.26%
3-mo 9.80%
6-mo 8.20%
1-year 5.69%
3-year 22.20%
5-year 21.64%
YTD 8.20%
2021 16.76%
2020 -1.16%
2019 23.58%
2018 -22.56%
2017 -3.99%

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