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As of Jan 24, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 26 polled investment analysts covering International Business Machines Corp. advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Oct 17, 2013. The previous consensus forecast advised that International Business Machines Corp. would outperform the market.
|Last year||3 months ago||2 months ago||4 weeks ago||Latest|
The 21 analysts offering 12 month price targets for International Business Machines Corp. have a median target of 160.00, with a high estimate of 198.00 and a low estimate of 125.00. The median estimate represents a 4.36% increase from the last price of 153.31. View Full Financials
In 2014, International Business Machines Corp reported a dividend of 1.10 USD, which represents a 70.27 % decrease from last year. The 10 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 4.57 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 315.82%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||-70.27 %|
On Jan 20, 2015, International Business Machines Corp. reported 4th quarter 2014 earnings of 5.81 per share. This result exceeded the 5.41 consensus of the 20 analysts covering the company and under-performed last year's 4th quarter results by 5.22 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Apr 20, 2015. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+14.70 %|
International Business Machines Corp. reported annual 2014 earnings of 16.53 per share on Jan 20, 2015. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+9.71 %|
International Business Machines Corporation had 4th quarter 2014 revenues of 24.11bn. This missed the 24.77bn consensus estimate of the 19 analysts following the company. This was 7.66% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||-2.72 %|
International Business Machines Corporation had revenues for the full year 2014 of 92.79bn. This was 6.98 % below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||-1.68 %|