International Business Machines Dividend
What is International Business Machines's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 5/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
|International Business Machines Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Market Bottom 25% (US)||1.6%|
|Market Top 25% (US)||4.5%|
|Industry Average (IT)||1.5%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (IBM)||5.5%|
Notable Dividend: IBM's dividend (5.25%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.6%).
High Dividend: IBM's dividend (5.25%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.53%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: IBM's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: IBM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (105.1%), IBM's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: At its current cash payout ratio (79.2%), IBM's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.