International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

143.67
NYSE : Technology Services
Prev Close 143.62
Day Low/High 143.26 / 144.65
52 Wk Low/High 105.94 / 154.36
Avg Volume 3.71M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 885.88M
Market Cap 127.23B
EPS 9.60
P/E Ratio 14.66
Div & Yield 6.48 (4.44%)

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NetApp's Warning Is In Stark Contrast to the Strong Growth Seen by Cloud Giants

NetApp's Warning Is In Stark Contrast to the Strong Growth Seen by Cloud Giants

As NetApp tumbled and sparked a broader selloff in enterprise hardware stocks, AWS and other cloud giants are still reporting strong growth.

Lean, Mean Fighting Machines Emerge From Debt Diet

Lean, Mean Fighting Machines Emerge From Debt Diet

The catalyst for equities is now out of the bag, it is just a matter of finding companies with that catalyst before everyone catches on.

Jim Cramer: Intel Earnings Are a Green Light Despite Some Weakness

Jim Cramer: Intel Earnings Are a Green Light Despite Some Weakness

The fact that the stock's running could be because CEO Bob Swann called the bottom in data center spend.

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Jim Cramer: It's Looking Like the 1980s

Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.

6 Tech Stock Favorites Poised for Second-Half Gains

6 Tech Stock Favorites Poised for Second-Half Gains

These technology picks remain big favorites for the second half of 2019.

The Reaction to Earnings Will Tell the Story While We Await the Fed

The Reaction to Earnings Will Tell the Story While We Await the Fed

We have some minor strength to start the day but earnings reports this week will be critical.

Microsoft Valuation Moves Well Beyond $1 Trillion on Strong Earnings

Microsoft Valuation Moves Well Beyond $1 Trillion on Strong Earnings

MSFT's results are justifying its massive market cap.

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

Fed's Next Move, Microsoft's Performance, Trading U.S. Bancorp: Market Recon

What the Fed needs to do in July is to cut the FFR by 25 basis points and put the balance sheet management (QT) program to bed two months early.

About Those IBM Comments

I see there is some debate about IBM in the Diary comments below, and here are my two cents...  My biggest gripe with IBM is its inability to harness all of its R&D spending and convert it into revenue. I'm not sure if the management thinks they are...

Small Caps Rise as Traders Change Channel on NFLX, Other Big Caps

Small Caps Rise as Traders Change Channel on NFLX, Other Big Caps

It's a stock picker's market as action in individual stocks is better than on the indexes.

IBM and Netflix Go Separate Ways in Nervous Trading

IBM and Netflix Go Separate Ways in Nervous Trading

I don't expect to see the bears and shorts press too hard right now but there isn't going to be much upside momentum.

Netflix and IBM Earnings Spark Negative Response, but Microsoft Will Be Key

Netflix and IBM Earnings Spark Negative Response, but Microsoft Will Be Key

There are still stock-picking opportunities, but tighten stops and don't let losses build.

Worries on Netflix Earnings Tug at Markets

Worries on Netflix Earnings Tug at Markets

Now that the numbers are actually hitting, it's difficult to place faith in possible lower interest rates to offset for poor growth.

Market Looks Pretty Unemotional. Maybe Deluge of Earnings Wakes It Up

Market Looks Pretty Unemotional. Maybe Deluge of Earnings Wakes It Up

The market remains muted on the news, with bad headlines leading to dip-buying and good news failing to produce protracted momentum.

U.S. Monetary Policy, Trading Lockheed, Netflix and United Rentals: Market Recon

U.S. Monetary Policy, Trading Lockheed, Netflix and United Rentals: Market Recon

Preventing the U.S. dollar from appreciating too aggressively while repairing credit conditions are 'job freaking one'.

Be Reactive to the Market in This Narrow Trading Range

Be Reactive to the Market in This Narrow Trading Range

Don't be rigid in your thesis, keep an eye on market action and respond as appropriate.

Complacent Market Players Keep It Chill -- as Sparks Fly All 'Round

Complacent Market Players Keep It Chill -- as Sparks Fly All 'Round

It is still a surprisingly sedate market, despite indexes sitting close to all-time highs, earnings season, possible interest-rate cuts and endless speculation about China trade.

VMware Followers Could Find Its Shares Become Cheaper in the Weeks Ahead

VMware Followers Could Find Its Shares Become Cheaper in the Weeks Ahead

Traders and investors were disappointed recently when the IT company did not raise guidance and that weakness does not look like it has run its course.

IBM Looks Like It Could Break Out on the Upside but Increased Volume Is Needed

IBM Looks Like It Could Break Out on the Upside but Increased Volume Is Needed

IBM is likely to take one of two paths.

AbbVie Gets a Shot in the Arm With Allergan Buy, but Now Look Elsewhere

AbbVie Gets a Shot in the Arm With Allergan Buy, but Now Look Elsewhere

The deal makes sense for growth - and for Allergan shareholders - but now the price and uncertainty make this stock hard to swallow.

Jim Cramer: Be Aware of Possible IPO-O, aka Initial Public Offering Overload

Jim Cramer: Be Aware of Possible IPO-O, aka Initial Public Offering Overload

Do we finally have too many new stocks, and are we running out of ammunition to buy them without wholesale liquidation of other stocks?

Can Oracle Retake Lost Market Share -- Or Is It In the Clouds?

Can Oracle Retake Lost Market Share -- Or Is It In the Clouds?

Oracle tells investors it can regain the crown it once held among enterprises and end-users, but some aren't so sure.

Jim Cramer: Can We Take It Higher?

Jim Cramer: Can We Take It Higher?

On a historic day when we set new records, let's look at the Dow Jones Industrial Average's Top 10 winners to see how lofty -- or nosebleed -- we really are.

Wall Street Is Still Waiting on the Oracle Debate to Settle

Wall Street Is Still Waiting on the Oracle Debate to Settle

Is the bad news for Oracle all over?

Adobe and Salesforce's Marketing Software Momentum Shouldn't Be Overlooked

Adobe and Salesforce's Marketing Software Momentum Shouldn't Be Overlooked

Thanks to strong secular growth trends and perhaps also share gains against major rivals, Adobe and Salesforce are both reporting very strong growth for their marketing software segments.

Oracle's Story Now Has Some Worrisome Parallels With IBM's

Oracle's Story Now Has Some Worrisome Parallels With IBM's

Like IBM, Larry Ellison's company has begun leaning heavily on layoffs and stock buybacks to boost its EPS in the face of little-to-no revenue growth. It has also relied heavily on M&A over the years to boost sales growth.

China's Rare Earth Threats Drive Home a Basic Fact About the Trade War

China's Rare Earth Threats Drive Home a Basic Fact About the Trade War

Both Washington and Beijing have no shortage of options for inflicting major economic damage on the other party. That provides some reasons to think a near-term truce will eventually be reached, even if there are long-term consequences to this fight.

FedEx's Blockchain Bet Could Be a Long-Term Boost to the Stock

FedEx's Blockchain Bet Could Be a Long-Term Boost to the Stock

The blockchain effort could be a necessary step towards the future of global shipping and driving down costs.