International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) : Wellington Shields scooped up 1,450 additional shares in International Business Machines Corp. during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 26, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 25,829 shares of International Business Machines Corp. which is valued at $3.9 Million.International Business Machines Corp. makes up approximately 2.57% of Wellington Shields’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , J.p. Marvel Investment Advisors reduced its stake in IBM by selling 135 shares or 0.74% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,093 shares of IBM which is valued at $2.8 Million. International Business Machines Corp. makes up approx 0.95% of J.p. Marvel Investment Advisors’s portfolio. Scion Asset Management sold out all of its stake in IBM during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 50,000 shares of IBM which is valued $7.4 Million.Ropes Wealth Advisors boosted its stake in IBM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,591 additional shares and now holds a total of 44,802 shares of International Business Machines Corp. which is valued at $6.6 Million. International Business Machines Corp. makes up approx 2.93% of Ropes Wealth Advisors’s portfolio.Azimuth Capital Management boosted its stake in IBM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,901 additional shares and now holds a total of 116,650 shares of International Business Machines Corp. which is valued at $17.2 Million. International Business Machines Corp. makes up approx 1.65% of Azimuth Capital Management’s portfolio.
International Business Machines Corp. closed down -1.23 points or -0.80% at $152.51 with 26,63,419 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $153, the shares hit an intraday low of $151.54 and an intraday high of $153.27 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, International Business Machines Corp. reported $2.35 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.26 according to the earnings call on Apr 18, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.09. The company had revenue of $18684.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $18285.90 million. The company’s revenue was down -4.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.91 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on International Business Machines Corp.. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 19, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 150 from a previous price target of $132 .Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Apr 14, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 165 from a previous price target of $155 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 1, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 155 from a previous price target of $135 .
International Business Machines Corporation is a technology company. The Company operates in five business segments: Global Technology Services (GTS) which includes Strategic Outsourcing Integrated Technology Services Cloud and Technology Support Services and also provides information technology (IT) infrastructure and business process services; Global Business Services (GBS) which offers its services across Consulting and Systems Integration Global Process Services and Application Management Services; Software which consists of middleware and operating systems software; Systems and Technology (STG) which provides infrastructure technologies and Global Financing which provides financing solutions for products or services that are critical to the end users’ business operations. Its IBM Watson Health Cloud platform collects clinical research and social data from a range of health sources and creates a cloud-based data sharing hub.