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Consensus recommendation

As of Jul 19, 2017, the consensus forecast amongst 28 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 07, 2013. The previous consensus forecast advised that International Business Machines Corp. would outperform the market.
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Buy3
Outperform3
Hold16
Underperform4
Sell2

Share price forecast

The 24 analysts offering 12 month price targets for International Business Machines Corp. have a median target of 159.50, with a high estimate of 200.00 and a low estimate of 110.00. The median estimate represents a 8.44% increase from the last price of 147.08.
High36.0%200.00
Med8.4%159.50
Low-25.2%110.00

Dividends

In 2016, International Business Machines Corp reported a dividend of 5.50 USD, which represents a 10.00% increase over last year. The 14 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 5.86 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 6.47%.
Div growth (TTM)10.00%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Jul 18, 2017, International Business Machines Corp. reported 2nd quarter 2017 earnings of 2.79 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 22 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 2nd quarter results by 5.42%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Oct 17, 2017.
Average growth rate+7.13%
International Business Machines Corp. reported annual 2016 earnings of 13.59 per share on Jan 19, 2017.
Average growth rate-2.49%
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Revenue history & estimates

International Business Machines Corporation had 2nd quarter 2017 revenues of 19.29bn. This missed the 19.46bn consensus estimate of the 20 analysts following the company. This was 4.69% below the prior year's 2nd quarter results.
Average growth rate-0.53%
International Business Machines Corporation had revenues for the full year 2016 of 79.92bn. This was 2.23% below the prior year's results.
Average growth rate-6.42%
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