International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 08, 2018

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International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.57 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 10, 2018. Shareholders who purchased IBM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that IBM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $123.12, the dividend yield is 5.1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of IBM was $123.12, representing a -28.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $171.13 and a 7.91% increase over the 52 week low of $114.09.

IBM is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) and HP Inc. ( HPQ ). IBM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.22. Zacks Investment Research reports IBM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as .1%, compared to an industry average of 25.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the IBM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to IBM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IBM as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust NASDAQ Technology Dividend Index Fund ( TDIV )
  • Invesco Dow Jones Industrial Average Dividend ETF ( DJD )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Technology ( XLK )
  • First Trust US Equity Dividend Select ETF ( RNDV )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Technology ETF ( JHMT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DJD with an increase of 4.07% over the last 100 days. TDIV has the highest percent weighting of IBM at 6.99%.

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