Price Target Overview of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

Marco Green
March 22, 2018

Spartannash Co now has $632.65 million valuation. From the open, the stock has seen a change of 0.81%. About 4.34M shares traded. SpartanNash Company (NASDAQ:SPTN) has risen 31.81% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.98% the S&P500. The interpretation is that IBM's business generates a higher return on investment than INFY's. Investors often use this ratio to evaluate what a stock's fair market value should be by predicting future earnings per share. The stock decreased 2.00% or $3.5099 during the last trading session, reaching $171.7301. FIELD JOSEPH M bought 300,000 shares worth $2.99 million.

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) closed at $156.20 a share in the latest session and the stock value rose nearly 1.81% since the beginning of this year. It has underperformed by 11.84% the S&P500.

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Among 33 analysts covering International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), 13 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, October 20. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 31 with "Hold". Royal Bank of Canada raised shares of International Business Machines from a "sector perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and lifted their price target for the company from $160.00 to $180.00 in a report on Wednesday, January 3rd. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday, January 17. To answer this, we will compare the two companies based on the strength of their growth, profitability, risk, returns, valuation, analyst recommendations, and insider trends. Drexel Hamilton initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, October 9 report. Zacks Investment Research raised International Business Machines from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 10th. Now it is offering a dividend yield of 3.87% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 10.49%. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Citigroup.

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International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) has been given an average price target of $170.75 from analysts, according to data collected by Finviz.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.10, from 1.36 in 2017Q2.

Price Target Overview of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)
Price Target Overview of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in IBM. Texas Permanent School Fund has 1.43 million shares for 2.83% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Ahl Partners Limited Liability Partnership holds 1,823 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt owns 18.69M shares. Earnest Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.08% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) or 58,492 shares. Carret Asset Mgmt Limited Liability has invested 0.86% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). The expected future increase in earnings per share ("EPS") is an incredibly important factor.in identifying an under-valued stock. Signaturefd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.18% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Litman Gregory Asset Management Ltd has invested 0.04% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Howland Capital Mgmt Llc owns 38,648 shares or 0.49% of their U.S. portfolio. Fin Counselors holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corporation (NYSE:TYG) for 51,211 shares.

The stock showed weekly performance of -1.96%, which was maintained for the month at 0.01%. Deutsche Bank maintained International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) rating on Tuesday, October 20. Cohen & Steers has 0.01% invested in Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corporation (NYSE:TYG).

International Business Machines Corporation shares decreased -1.96 percent over the past week and rose 0.01 percent over the previous month. Employees Retirement System Of Texas owns 1.09M shares. This based on a 1-5 numeric scale where Rating Scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell, 5.0 Strong Sell. The shares were bought at an average price of $163.38 per share, with a total value of $99,661.80. Koch Industries Inc. now owns 207,163 shares of the technology company's stock worth $206,000 after buying an additional 205,012 shares during the period.

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Analysts await SpartanNash Company (NASDAQ:SPTN) to report earnings on May, 23. Likewise, the performance for the quarter was recorded as 2.43% and for the year was -11.10%. Company's EPS for the prior five-years is valued at 13.5%, leading it to an EPS value of 2.92% for the next five years. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have assigned a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 17% are positive. Amazon.com had 280 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, June 26 report. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, August 30 report. The stock has "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Sunday, November 26. Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. (NYSE:IBM) by 2.3% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $45.10 million activity.

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