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IBM (International Business Machines) Corporation is a company providing information technology products and services. It operates through 5 segments: Cloud and Cognitive Software, Global Business Services, Global Technology Services, Systems, and Global Financing. The Cloud and Cognitive Software segment includes Watson, a cognitive computing platform, data and analytics solutions, and transaction processing software. The Global Business Services segment offers business consulting services, delivery system integration, application management, maintenance, support services, and business process outsourcing services. The Global Technology Services segment provides cloud, project-based, outsourcing, and other services for enterprise IT infrastructure environments. The Systems segment offers servers and z/OS, an enterprise operating system for z systems. The Global Financing segment provides lease, installment payment plans, loan financing services, as well as remanufacturing and remarketing services.

TypePublic
Founded1911
HQArmonk, NY, US
Websiteibm.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureC-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)345,900(-1%)
Job Openings11,271
Revenue (FY, 2020)$73.6 B(-4%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$141
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at IBM

Arvind Krishna

Arvind Krishna

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
James J. Kavanaugh

James J. Kavanaugh

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Finance and Operations
Michelle H. Browdy

Michelle H. Browdy

Senior Vice President, Legal and Regulatory Affairs, and General Counsel
Robert W. Lord

Robert W. Lord

Senior Vice President, Worldwide Ecosystems and Blockchain
Tom Rosamilia

Tom Rosamilia

Senior Vice President, Systems
Juan A. Zufiria Zatarain

Juan A. Zufiria Zatarain

Senior Vice President, Global Technology Services
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IBM Office Locations

IBM has offices in Armonk, Chicago, Dallas, Huntsville and in 121 other locations
Armonk, NY, US (HQ)
1 Orchard Rd
Chicago, IL, US
71 S Wacker Dr
Dallas, TX, US
1000 Belleview St
Huntsville, AL, US
6767 Madison Pike #404
New York, NY, US
590 Madison Ave
Rochester, MN, US
2800 37th St NW BLDG 040-2 OFFICE
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IBM Financials and Metrics

IBM Revenue

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IBM's revenue was reported to be $73.62 b in FY, 2020 which is a 4.6% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

17.7b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

8.2b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

46.3%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

955.0m

Market capitalization (30-Jul-2021)

126.3b

Closing stock price (30-Jul-2021)

141.0

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

10.5b

EV

177.0b
IBM's current market capitalization is $126.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

79.1b79.6b77.1b73.6b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)1%(3%)(5%)

Cost of goods sold

42.9b42.7b40.7b38.0b

Gross profit

36.2b36.9b36.5b35.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

19.1b20.0b18.8b18.2b19.2b18.0b17.6b18.1b17.6b17.7b

Cost of goods sold

10.8b10.8b10.0b10.1b10.2b9.7b9.6b9.4b9.1b9.5b

Gross profit

8.2b9.2b8.8b8.0b9.0b8.3b7.9b8.7b8.4b8.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

43%46%47%44%47%46%45%48%48%46%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

12.0b11.4b8.2b13.2b

Accounts Receivable

8.9b7.4b7.9b7.1b

Prepaid Expenses

3.9b2.4b2.1b2.2b

Inventories

1.6b1.7b1.6b1.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

11.9b10.7b11.6b17.1b45.4b10.1b11.2b12.0b14.4b10.5b

Accounts Receivable

7.8b7.4b7.1b7.0b7.4b6.8b6.9b6.5b6.1b6.5b

Prepaid Expenses

2.6b2.4b2.4b2.5b2.4b2.5b2.5b2.3b2.2b2.6b

Inventories

1.8b1.7b1.9b1.8b1.7b1.7b1.8b1.9b1.9b1.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

5.8b8.7b9.4b5.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

4.5b4.5b6.1b6.7b

Inventories

18.0m(127.0m)67.0m(209.0m)

Accounts Payable

47.0m126.0m(503.0m)138.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

1.7b4.1b6.8b1.6b4.1b5.8b1.2b2.5b4.2b955.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.1b2.2b3.4b1.4b2.7b4.4b1.6b3.3b5.0b1.7b

Cash From Operating Activities

4.6b6.9b11.1b4.8b7.7b11.3b4.5b8.1b12.3b4.9b

Purchases of PP&E

(870.0m)(1.8b)(2.6b)(539.0m)(1.1b)(1.7b)(630.0m)(1.2b)(1.9b)(494.0m)
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

215.9k

Debt/Equity

2.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

7.1 x
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IBM Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Patents Issued Yearly

7.53 k7.36 k8.09 k9.04 k9.1 k9.26 k

Data Centers

46465058

Countries

175175175175175175175

Electronic Health Records (Watson Health Cloud )

100 m
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IBM Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Catalogic ECXMay 25, 2021
WaegMay 18, 2021
TurbonomicApril 29, 2021$2 b
myInvenioApril 15, 2021
Taos IncJanuary 15, 2021
7SummitsJanuary 11, 2021
NordcloudDecember 21, 2020
Expertus TechnologiesDecember 15, 2020
InstanaNovember 18, 2020
TruQuaNovember 16, 2020
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IBM Revenue Breakdown

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IBM revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.5% from Systems, 22.0% from Global Business Services , 31.8% from Cloud and Cognitive Software, 35.1% from Global Technology Services and 1.8% from Other

IBM revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 21.5% from Asia Pacific, 46.3% from Americas and 32.1% from Europe/Middle East/Africa

Human Capital Metrics

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IBM Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

48/100

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IBM Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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IBM Online and Social Media Presence

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IBM Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    63/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    52/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    59/100

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IBM News and Updates

SAP jumps aboard IBM Cloud for Financial Services.

German software giant SAP is onboarding two of its finance and data management solutions to IBM Cloud for Financial Services.

Saad Toma Named General Manager, IBM Middle East and Africa

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that Saad Toma has been named General Manager of IBM Middle East and Africa (MEA). Mr. Toma succeeds Takreem El-Tohamy, who has been appointed General Manager, Global Strategic Sales at IBM.

Cost of data breach hits record high during pandemic: IBM

The India data showed that Rs 16.5 million was the average total cost of data breach in the 2021 study (May 2020 to March 2021).

IBM, SAP partner to move financial institutions to the hybrid cloud

SAP will be offering finance and data management tools on the IBM Cloud for Financial Services, the companies announced Wednesday, as part of their joint effort to bring industries to the hybrid cloud.

Saad Toma named General Manager, IBM Middle East and Africa

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that Saad Toma has been named General Manager of IBM Middle East and Africa (MEA). Mr. Toma succeeds Takreem El-Tohamy, who has been appointed General Manager, Global Strategic Sales at IBM.

IBM, SAP partner to move financial institutions to the hybrid cloud

SAP will be offering finance and data management tools on the IBM Cloud for Financial Services, the companies announced Wednesday, as part of their joint effort to bring industries to the hybrid cloud.
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IBM Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was IBM founded?

    IBM was founded in 1911.

  • Who are IBM key executives?

    IBM's key executives are Arvind Krishna, James J. Kavanaugh and Michelle H. Browdy.

  • How many employees does IBM have?

    IBM has 345,900 employees.

  • What is IBM revenue?

    Latest IBM annual revenue is $73.6 b.

  • What is IBM revenue per employee?

    Latest IBM revenue per employee is $212.8 k.

  • Who are IBM competitors?

    Competitors of IBM include Fujitsu, Amdocs and ARM.

  • Where is IBM headquarters?

    IBM headquarters is located at 1 Orchard Rd, Armonk.

  • Where are IBM offices?

    IBM has offices in Armonk, Chicago, Dallas, Huntsville and in 121 other locations.

  • How many offices does IBM have?

    IBM has 131 offices.