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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, US
Websiteibm.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)352,600
Job Openings5,452
Revenue (FY, 2019)$77.1 B(-3%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$116.9
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at IBM

Arvind Krishna

Arvind Krishna

Chief Executive Officer
James M. Whitehurst

James M. Whitehurst

President
James Kavanaugh

James Kavanaugh

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Finance and Operations
Billy Seabrook

Billy Seabrook

Global Chief Creative Officer NYC, US
Michelle Browdy

Michelle Browdy

Senior Vice President, Legal and Regulatory Affairs, and General Counsel
Kenneth Keverian

Kenneth Keverian

Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy
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IBM Office Locations

IBM has offices in Armonk, Chicago, Dallas, Durham and in 114 other locations
Armonk, US (HQ)
1 Orchard Rd
Chicago, US
71 S Wacker Dr
Dallas, US
1000 Belleview St
Durham, US
3039 E Cornwallis Rd
Huntsville, US
6767 Madison Pike #404
New York, US
590 Madison Ave
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IBM Financials and Metrics

IBM Revenue

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IBM's revenue was reported to be $77.15 b in FY, 2019 which is a 3.1% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

17.6b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

8.4b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

48%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

1.7b

Market capitalization (20-Nov-2020)

104.4b

Closing stock price (20-Nov-2020)

116.9

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

14.4b

EV

160.4b
IBM's current market capitalization is $104.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

79.1b79.6b77.1b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)1%(3%)

Cost of goods sold

42.9b42.7b40.7b

Gross profit

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

Revenue

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

Cost of goods sold

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

Gross profit

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

Gross profit Margin, %

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

Cash

12.0b11.4b8.2b

Accounts Receivable

8.9b7.4b7.9b

Prepaid Expenses

3.9b2.4b2.1b

Inventories

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

Cash

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

Accounts Receivable

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

Prepaid Expenses

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

Inventories

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

Net Income

5.8b8.7b9.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

4.5b4.5b6.1b

Inventories

18.0m(127.0m)67.0m

Accounts Payable

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

Net Income

1.7b4.1b6.8b1.6b4.1b5.8b1.2b2.5b4.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

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

Cash From Operating Activities

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

Purchases of PP&E

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

EV/CFO

10.6 x

Revenue/Employee

215.9k

Debt/Equity

2.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

7.1 x

P/E Ratio

24.7
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IBM Operating Metrics

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

Patents Issued Yearly

7.53 k7.36 k8.09 k9.04 k9.10 k9.26 k

Data Centers

46 46 50 58

Countries

175 175 175 175 175 175

Electronic Health Records (Watson Health Cloud )

100 m
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IBM Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
InstanaNovember 18, 2020
TruQua Enterprises LLCNovember 16, 2020
WDG AutomationJuly 08, 2020
SpanugoJune 15, 2020
T-Systems - Mainframe Services businessJanuary 14, 2019
Red HatOctober 28, 2018$34 b
Armanta, Inc.June 30, 2018
Oniqua Holdings Pty Ltd.June 30, 2018
Oniqua Inc.June 15, 2018
ArmantaMay 03, 2018
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IBM Revenue Breakdown

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IBM revenue breakdown by business segment: 34.6% from Global Technology Services, 31.6% from Cloud and Cognitive Software, 10.1% from Systems, 20.5% from Global Business Services and 3.2% from Other

IBM revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 51.9% from Other Countries, 36.8% from United States and 11.3% from Japan

Human Capital Metrics

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IBM Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

47/100

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IBM Online and Social Media Presence

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IBM Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    62/100

  • CEO Rating

    D+

    62/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    63/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    62/100

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IBM News and Updates

IMDA and IBM join forces to accelerate digital skills development in Singapore

IBM’s programme aims to meet the demand for technology consulting and deep technical skills needed to support the acceleration of digital transformation across all industries.

IBM To Axe 8,000 Staff In Europe

Big Blue is reportedly planning to lay off 8,000 staff across Europe, with 2,000 positions expected to go in the UK alone.

IBM invests $2 million of resources in Miles College

IBM is directing $2 million to Miles College to help prepare more black students for careers in technology.

IBM Israel laying off dozens of sales staff

IBM Israel is laying off dozens of employees in its sales division. The cutbacks come just six months after the company shed dozens of employees from its development center in Tel Aviv, as part of a reorganization of the company's storage products.

IBM Launches New Collar Apprenticeship Accelerator for IBM Z

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced an expansion of the company’s IBM Z skills initiatives to include a new nationwide IT Infrastructure apprenticeship accelerator program – establishing an onramp for IBM Z Ecosystem clients looking to hire new collar talent across system administrators, system programmers an…

IBM takes the next step with Cloud Pak for Data

IBM is in the midst of rolling out Cloud Pak for Data as a managed service on the IBM Cloud. It finally makes this end-to-end environment into the self-service offering that it was designed to be.
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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 M. Whitehurst and James Kavanaugh.

  • How many employees does IBM have?

    IBM has 352,600 employees.

  • What is IBM revenue?

    Latest IBM annual revenue is $77.1 b.

  • What is IBM revenue per employee?

    Latest IBM revenue per employee is $218.8 k.

  • Who are IBM competitors?

    Competitors of IBM include Oracle, Intel and Infosys.

  • Where is IBM headquarters?

    IBM headquarters is located at 1 Orchard Rd, Armonk.

  • Where are IBM offices?

    IBM has offices in Armonk, Chicago, Dallas, Durham and in 114 other locations.

  • How many offices does IBM have?

    IBM has 126 offices.