NYSE:IBM - International Business Machines Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $146.10
  • Forecasted Upside: 10.23 %
  • Number of Analysts: 10
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for IBM

Analyst Price Target is $146.10
▲ +10.23% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for International Business Machines in the last 3 months. The average price target is $146.10, with a high forecast of $170.00 and a low forecast of $118.00. The average price target represents a 10.23% upside from the last price of $132.54.

This chart shows the closing price for IBM for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 10 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in International Business Machines. This rating changed within the last month from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/20/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$166.00 ➝ $156.00Low
7/19/2022Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$157.00 ➝ $155.00Low
7/19/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower Price Target$152.00 ➝ $148.00Low
4/21/2022Tigress FinancialBoost Price TargetNeutral$133.00 ➝ $139.00Medium
4/20/2022Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$162.00 ➝ $165.00High
4/20/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$165.00 ➝ $166.00High
4/20/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$148.00 ➝ $152.00High
4/20/2022Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$150.00 ➝ $157.00High
4/13/2022Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$147.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
4/13/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$155.00 ➝ $148.00Low
1/25/2022UBS GroupLower Price Target$124.00 ➝ $118.00High
1/25/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$153.00 ➝ $155.00High
1/11/2022UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$136.00 ➝ $124.00High
1/9/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$140.00Low
12/15/2021Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$151.00 ➝ $145.00Low
12/2/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoveragePositive$125.00Low
10/29/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$172.00Low
10/21/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$176.00 ➝ $172.00High
10/5/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$167.00 ➝ $176.00Medium
10/1/2021Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$170.00High
7/20/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$152.00 ➝ $164.00High
7/20/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Neutral$140.00 ➝ $150.00High
7/20/2021Societe GeneraleUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$121.00 ➝ $140.00High
7/16/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$150.00 ➝ $155.00High
4/20/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$160.00 ➝ $165.00High
4/20/2021Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$147.00 ➝ $151.00High
4/20/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $152.00High
4/20/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$138.00 ➝ $150.00High
4/8/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$140.00 ➝ $150.00Low
10/20/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Market Perform$140.00 ➝ $138.00High
10/9/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$128.00 ➝ $140.00High
8/17/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetAverage ➝ Neutral$135.00 ➝ $148.00Low
7/22/2020ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$155.00Medium
7/21/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$111.00 ➝ $128.00High
7/21/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $155.00High
7/21/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$120.00 ➝ $140.00High
7/21/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetHold$120.00 ➝ $130.00High
7/20/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$145.00High
7/16/2020WedbushReiterated RatingNeutralHigh
4/22/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$110.00 ➝ $120.00Low
4/21/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutral$140.00 ➝ $120.00High
4/21/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$150.00High
4/21/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$107.00 ➝ $111.00High
4/21/2020WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$155.00 ➝ $140.00High
4/21/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$145.00Low
4/17/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price Target$155.00 ➝ $135.00Low
4/15/2020Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$169.00 ➝ $147.00Low
4/15/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$173.00 ➝ $150.00High
4/14/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$145.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
4/13/2020Sanford C. BernsteinLower Price TargetMarket Perform$135.00 ➝ $125.00Low
4/6/2020Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$145.00High
3/25/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$164.00 ➝ $107.00Low
3/23/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
3/16/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$155.00 ➝ $110.00Low
2/9/2020Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$145.00Low
2/3/2020Edward JonesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
2/3/2020Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$170.00Medium
1/30/2020Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$145.00Low
1/23/2020CitigroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ NeutralHigh
1/23/2020BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$155.00Low
1/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$155.00 ➝ $164.00Medium
1/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$154.00High
1/22/2020Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetNeutral$133.00 ➝ $138.00High
1/22/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Positive$140.00 ➝ $155.00High
1/17/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$170.00 ➝ $155.00High
1/15/2020Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingHold$135.00Low
10/21/2019UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$170.00 ➝ $140.00Low
10/17/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$147.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
10/17/2019Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $170.00High
10/17/2019WedbushReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Neutral$165.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
10/17/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$157.00 ➝ $152.00Medium
10/15/2019Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$169.00Low
8/26/2019KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/12/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$152.00Medium
8/6/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$140.00 ➝ $147.00Low
8/5/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$165.00 ➝ $175.00High
8/5/2019Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$165.00 ➝ $170.00High
8/1/2019Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$170.00Medium
7/26/2019Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingHoldN/A
7/19/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$173.00Low
7/18/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$160.00 ➝ $165.00High
7/18/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$147.00High
6/5/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$150.00Low
4/17/2019UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$160.00Low
4/17/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$147.00 ➝ $155.00High
4/17/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Neutral$130.00 ➝ $140.00High
4/11/2019Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$173.00 ➝ $173.00Low
1/23/2019WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Hold$131.00 ➝ $131.00Medium
1/23/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$147.00High
1/23/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$155.00 ➝ $160.00Medium
1/23/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$125.00 ➝ $130.00High
1/23/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$155.00 ➝ $140.00High
1/16/2019Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$140.00Low
1/15/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $178.00Low
12/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$175.00 ➝ $167.00High
12/11/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformMedium
12/7/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$145.00Low
10/30/2018UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $150.00High
10/29/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$155.00High
10/18/2018WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$185.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
10/18/2018ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
10/17/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$160.00High
10/17/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$200.00Medium
10/17/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$185.00 ➝ $168.00High
10/17/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$172.00 ➝ $164.00High
10/17/2018Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$152.00 ➝ $140.00High
10/10/2018UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$180.00High
10/4/2018Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageSell ➝ Sell$150.00Low
9/26/2018UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$160.00 ➝ $180.00Low
7/30/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLow
7/30/2018Wells Fargo & CompanySet Price TargetMarket Perform$155.00Low
7/19/2018WedbushReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Neutral$185.00Medium
7/19/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$150.00Medium
7/19/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$200.00Low
7/19/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ $149.24$198.00 ➝ $185.00Medium
7/19/2018Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetSell$149.00High
7/19/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated Rating$149.24$157.00High
7/19/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ $149.24$175.00 ➝ $172.00High
7/19/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$182.00 ➝ $178.00High
6/27/2018Nomura SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$160.00Medium
4/19/2018GuggenheimReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/18/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralMedium
4/16/2018Pivotal ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$180.00Medium
3/26/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$200.00Medium
3/20/2018Pivotal ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$180.00Low
3/9/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$175.00Low
1/23/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$200.00 ➝ $205.00Medium
1/19/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$152.00Medium
1/19/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$180.00Low
1/19/2018Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetSell$152.00 ➝ $149.00Low
1/19/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetNeutral$167.00High
1/19/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price TargetNeutral$170.00High
1/19/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$200.00High
1/19/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$198.00Medium
1/18/2018Pivotal ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$180.00Medium
1/18/2018WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$155.00 ➝ $185.00Medium
1/17/2018BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Overweight$133.00 ➝ $192.00High
1/12/2018Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetSell$152.00Low
1/11/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$175.00Low
1/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$160.00 ➝ $180.00High
12/1/2017Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyMedium
11/15/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$160.00N/A
11/3/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/27/2017Pivotal ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$180.00N/A
10/18/2017Berenberg BankSet Price TargetSell$125.00N/A
10/18/2017Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutral$150.00N/A
10/18/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/18/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$182.00N/A
10/18/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$132.00 ➝ $133.00N/A
10/18/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price TargetNeutral$170.00N/A
10/18/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetNeutral$157.00N/A
10/18/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$160.00 ➝ $165.00N/A
10/18/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$152.00 ➝ $160.00N/A
10/18/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$167.00 ➝ $170.00N/A
10/17/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$200.00N/A
10/13/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$154.00N/A
10/13/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ HoldN/A
10/6/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$182.00N/A
9/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingSell$125.00Low
9/5/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingHold$152.00Low
8/23/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$192.00Low
8/18/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$160.00Low
(Data available from 8/12/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.18 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Current Sentiment

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International Business Machines logo
International Business Machines Corporation provides integrated solutions and services worldwide. The company operates through four business segments: Software, Consulting, Infrastructure, and Financing. The Software segment offers hybrid cloud platform and software solutions, such as Red Hat, an enterprise open-source solutions; software for business automation, AIOps and management, integration, and application servers; data and artificial intelligence solutions; and security software and services for threat, data, and identity. This segment also provides transaction processing software that supports clients' mission-critical and on-premise workloads in banking, airlines, and retail industries. The Consulting segment offers business transformation services, including strategy, business process design and operations, data and analytics, and system integration services; technology consulting services; and application and cloud platform services. The Infrastructure segment provides on-premises and cloud-based server and storage solutions for its clients' mission-critical and regulated workloads; and support services and solutions for hybrid cloud infrastructure, as well as remanufacturing and remarketing services for used equipment. The Financing segment offers lease, installment payment, loan financing, and short-term working capital financing services. The company was formerly known as Computing-Tabulating-Recording Co. International Business Machines Corporation was incorporated in 1911 and is headquartered in Armonk, New York.
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Today's Range

Now: $132.54
Low: $132.00
High: $133.23

50 Day Range

MA: $136.13
Low: $127.15
High: $142.88

52 Week Range

Now: $132.54
Low: $114.56
High: $146.00


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Average Volume

6,333,699 shs

Market Capitalization

$119.71 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of International Business Machines?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued reports on International Business Machines in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., BMO Capital Markets, Credit Suisse Group AG, Evercore ISI, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Tigress Financial, and UBS Group AG.
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What is the current price target for International Business Machines?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for International Business Machines in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $146.10, suggesting a possible upside of 10.2%. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting IBM will reach $170.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $118.00 for International Business Machines in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for International Business Machines?

International Business Machines currently has 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe IBM will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of International Business Machines.
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What other companies compete with International Business Machines?

Other companies that are similar to International Business Machines include Cisco Systems, Arista Networks, HP, PayPal and SAP. Learn More about companies similar to International Business Machines.

How do I contact International Business Machines' investor relations team?

International Business Machines' physical mailing address is 1 NEW ORCHARD ROAD, ARMONK NY, 10504. The technology company's listed phone number is (914) 499-1900 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for International Business Machines is www.ibm.com. Learn More about contacing International Business Machines investor relations.