Featured Stock Update: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)


International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) lost -0.59 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $159.32. The stock traded with the average Volume of 5.59 Million at the end of last session.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has the Market Capitalization of 144.63 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $179.00 and 52-Week Low of $139.13 and it touched its 52-week high on 03/16/17 and 52-Week Low on 08/21/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $5.18/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $5.17/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.01/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 0.2 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 3 analysts rated International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 6 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 2.36% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 0.31% and 4.84% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 4.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 31.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 17.4%.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.09% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.91% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, International Business Machines Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of 2.31%, monthly performance percentage is 6.56 percent, Quarterly performance is 2.91 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 9.98% and Yearly Performance is -9.71 percent.

Company Profile:

IBM is an information technology (IT) company. The company operates in five segments: Global Technology Services, Global Business Services, Software, Systems and Technology, and Global Financing. The Global Technology Services segment provides IT infrastructure services and business process services. The Global Business Services segment offers professional services and application management services. The Software segment consists primarily of middleware and operating systems software. The Systems and Technology segment provides computing power and storage solutions; and semiconductor technology products and packaging solutions. The Global Financing segment invests in financing assets, leverages with debt and manages the associated risks. IBM is headquartered in Armonk, New York.