International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Exchange: New York Stock Exchange
Currency: USD

Price: 145.89 (Close)



52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
114.18 – 153.21 133.88 0.55
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
6.47 4.44% 2022-11-09
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
20.28 9.51 1.79%
Near Fair Value
Low Volatility
Dividend Growth


International Business Machines Corp. is an information technology company, which provides integrated solutions that leverage information technology and knowledge of business processes. It operates through the following segments: Cognitive Solutions, Global Business Services, Technology Services & Cloud Platforms, Systems, and Global Financing. The Cognitive Solutions segment comprises a portfolio of capabilities that help IBM’s clients to identify actionable insights and inform decision making for competitive advantage. It includes Watson, a cognitive computing platform that has the ability to interact in natural language, process amounts of big data, and learn from interactions with people and computers. This segment consists of Solutions Software, which provides the basis for many of the company’s strategic areas including analytics, security and social; and Transaction Processing Software, which includes software that primarily runs mission-critical systems in industries such as banking, airlines and retail. The Global Business Services segment provides clients with consulting, application management and global process services. The Technology Services & Cloud Platforms segment provides comprehensive IT infrastructure and platform services that create business value for clients. The Systems segment provides clients with innovative infrastructure platforms to help meet the requirements of hybrid cloud and enterprise AI workload. The Global Financing segment encompasses two primary businesses: financing, primarily conducted through IBM Credit LLC, and remanufacturing and remarketing. The company was founded by Charles Ranlett Flint and Thomas J. Watson Sr. on June 16, 1911 and is headquartered in Armonk, NY.


Sector: Industry:
Technology Services Information Technology Services
Dividend Aristocrat

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

17 – 14 percentile


1 – 1 percentile


7 – 1 percentile


6 – 1 percentile

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Dividend Safety Metrics

Latest EPS 9.51
Annual Payout 6.47
Payout Ratio 68.03%
Dividend growth 25 Years
Dividend Score 75
Dividend Coverage Ratio 0.98
Altman-Z score 0.00


Estimated Future Total Return Metrics

Total return last 5Y -1.60%
Dividend growth 5Y 3.56%
Current dividend yield 4.44%
Average dividend yield last 5Y 4.84%
Estimated EPS growth next 5Y 16.30%
Extra return due to over/under valuation -1.70%
Estimated future return 5Y (CAGR) 19.40%


International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Valuation

International Business Machines Corporation’s current dividend yield of 4.44% is -8% below its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 4.84% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock looks reasonably valued today.

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Performance

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International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of International Business Machines Corporation for different periods:


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
4.44 6.47 68.03% 25 Years


Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 1.79%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 3.56%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 8.49%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2022 1.640 -75.0%
2021 6.550 0.6%
2020 6.510 1.2%
2019 6.430 3.5%
2018 6.210 5.3%
2017 5.900 7.3%
2016 5.500 10.0%
2015 5.000 17.6%
2014 4.250 14.9%
2013 3.700 12.1%
2012 3.300 13.8%
2011 2.900 16.0%
2010 2.500 16.3%
2009 2.150 13.2%
2008 1.900 26.7%

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Dividend Payment History