|Bid||146.20 x 100|
|Ask||146.39 x 100|
|Day's Range||146.46 - 147.16|
|52 Week Range||139.13 - 171.13|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||23.95|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||6.00 (3.83%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
International Business Machines (IBM) dominates the blockchain market with its secure cloud platform and IBM Z mainframe. As one of the primary members of the Hyperledger Fabric committee, IBM makes extensively use of hyperledger technology for all its blockchain applications.
International Business Machines (IBM) is gaining market traction in the AI (artificial intelligence) technology space, driven by its cutting-edge Watson AI platform. The company’s growing cloud business is embedded with AI technology.
STMicroelectronics (STM) is scheduled to hold its annual meeting of shareholders on May 31, 2018. Shareholders will be voting on several proposals, including leadership-related matters. They will be discussing cash dividend distribution, the appointment of Jean-Marc Chery as CEO, and the reappointment of certain supervisory board members.
International Business Machines (IBM) boosts its shareholder returns through share buybacks and regular dividend payments. In the last five years, the company returned nearly $72.5 billion to its investors through dividends and share repurchases at an average of ~$14.5 billion.
IT giant International Business Machines (IBM) maintained strong double-digit growth in its Strategic Imperatives business, buoyed by strong growth in its cloud and security businesses.
IT giant International Business Machines (IBM) boosts shareholder returns by paying uninterrupted quarterly dividends every year since 1916. IBM has hiked its dividend for the last 22 years on a consecutive basis.
Amazon.com Inc. ( AMZN) has become the latest big-name tech company to move into the blockchain space. In a blog post on Thursday, Amazon Web Services (AWS), the e-commerce giant's cloud computing arm, announced the launch of AWS Blockchain Templates, “a fast and easy way to create and deploy secure blockchain networks using open source frameworks.” The new product, which TechCrunch notes will compete with similar offerings from IBM Corp. ( IBM) and Oracle Corp. ( ORCL), provides developers with pre-set blockchain frameworks that support two versions of the technology: Ethereum and the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Fabric.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average, or Dow 30, is a price-weighted average of 30 stocks vs. most other Indexes that use market caps. For every dollar a Dow 30 stock moves it impacts the Index by 6.885 points. This means the higher priced shares can have a greater influence on it, which showed up on Friday when a small group of high priced stocks contributed a significant percentage of the Dow’s decline.
International Business Machines (IBM) has maintained stable revenue growth across its Americas region in the last five quarters. The Americas region dominates the company’s overall business by contributing around 48.0% of its total revenues.
Netflix's revenue, subscriber count, and operating income are all rising rapidly. But the company's persistently negative free cash flow is bad news for long-term investors.
In a bid to enhance its service quality as well as to remain competitive, International Business Machines (IBM) has deployed six key strategies. The successful implementation of these strategies may help the company expand its market share.
Palo Alto Networks (PANW) has continued to boost investors’ wealth with its regular share repurchase program, supported by the company’s strong free cash flow and low leverage. The graph above compares Palo Alto Networks’ and security service provider Fortinet’s share repurchase trends in the last three years, during which Palo Alto and Fortinet have bought back shares worth $617 million, at an average of ~$205 million per year.
Employers are fed up with the U.S. health care system. As you might expect, representatives from these companies talked about the innovative technology on the market and they talked up their new benefits and perks, like genetic tests and fertility treatments. Numerous studies have found that working Americans are paying more each year for health care services, which is putting pressure on household budgets.
International Business Machines (IBM) allocates a huge portion of its investments to research and development (or R&D). These investments helped the company launch a blockchain platform for order tracking and payment processing. Watson AI (artificial intelligence) offers valuable insights to client data, and IBM Z mainframes and z14 microprocessors deliver faster data analysis and greater storage.
Palo Alto Networks’ (PANW) operating margins have grown strongly over the last five years, despite higher operating expenses due to increased selling and marketing expenses. Its margins have been supported by strong revenue growth. New deals, triggered by product launches, may act as a strong catalyst for margin expansion going forward.
Karl Marx’s phrase “All that is solid melts into air” springs to mind regarding IBM’s jargon addiction ( Lex , April 18). Results should be about facts and figures, not deliberate distortions and diversions. ...
IT giant International Business Machines (IBM) has benefited from strong growth in cloud technology. The ongoing digital transition trend across most enterprises has spurred huge demand for public, private, and hybrid cloud. Moreover, higher usage of data and online transactions has led to increased demand for cloud technology.