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International Business Machines Corp (IBM.F)

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IBM Board Approves Increase In Quarterly Cash Dividend
Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019 09:41am EDT 

April 30 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::IBM BOARD APPROVES INCREASE IN QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND FOR THE 24TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR.IBM - REGULAR QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $1.62 PER COMMON SHARE.IBM - QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND REPRESENTS AN INCREASE OF $0.05 PER COMMON SHARE.  Full Article

IBM Qtrly Operating (non-GAAP) EPS $2.25
Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 04:05pm EDT 

April 16 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::QTRLY GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS $1.78; QTRLY OPERATING (NON-GAAP) EPS $2.25.QTRLY REVENUE $18.2 BILLION, DOWN 4.7 PERCENT.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.22, REVENUE VIEW $18.46 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SAYS MAINTAINS FULL-YEAR EPS AND FREE CASH FLOW EXPECTATIONS.QTRLY GAAP GROSS PROFIT MARGIN FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF 44.2 PERCENT VERSUS 49.1 PERCENT REPORTED IN Q4 2018.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $13.91 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY OPERATING (NON-GAAP) GROSS PROFIT MARGIN OF 44.7 PERCENT VERSUS 49.5 PERCENT REPORTED IN Q4 2018.SAYS CLOUD REVENUE OF $19.5 BILLION OVER LAST 12 MONTHS, UP 10 PERCENT (UP 12 PERCENT ADJUSTING FOR CURRENCY).  Full Article

IBM Expects Centerbridge Deal To Have Minimal Impact To Co's 2019 EPS
Thursday, 4 Apr 2019 05:40pm EDT 

April 4 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::IBM - CENTERBRIDGE TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO HAVE A MINIMAL IMPACT TO IBM'S 2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE.IBM - DIVESTED CONTENT WAS PREVIOUSLY REPORTED IN IBM’S COGNITIVE SOLUTIONS SEGMENT, CONTENT WILL NOW BE REFLECTED IN THE “OTHER” CATEGORY.  Full Article

Centerbridge To Acquire IBM's Marketing Platform, Commerce Software Offerings
Thursday, 4 Apr 2019 04:33pm EDT 

April 4 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::CENTERBRIDGE PARTNERS TO ACQUIRE IBM'S MARKETING PLATFORM AND COMMERCE SOFTWARE OFFERINGS TO FORM STANDALONE MARKETING AND ADVERTISING TECHNOLOGY COMPANY.IBM - POST-CLOSE, CURRENT EXECUTIVE TEAM TO CONTINUE LEADING BUSINESS.IBM - FINANCIAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..IBM - AFTER CLOSING, CENTERBRIDGE INTENDS TO FORM A STANDALONE COMPANY.IBM - WILL ANNOUNCE A NEW NAME AND BRAND IDENTITY, WHICH WILL BE LAUNCHED AFTER CLOSE.IBM - STANDALONE COMPANY WILL BE LED BY MARK SIMPSON AS CEO.IBM - CENTERBRIDGE PLANS TO ESTABLISH A BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR NEW COMPANY.CENTERBRIDGE PARTNERS TO ACQUIRE IBM’S MARKETING PLATFORM AND COMMERCE SOFTWARE OFFERINGS TO FORM STANDALONE MARKETING AND ADVERTISING TECHNOLOGY COMPANY.IBM - STANDALONE COMPANY WILL BE HEADQUARTERED IN NEW YORK CITY.  Full Article

IBM Updates Its Reporting Segments For Q1 2019
Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 05:00pm EDT 

March 27 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::IBM - UPDATING ITS REPORTING SEGMENTS IN THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2019.IBM - CHANGE TO SEGMENT REPORTING DOES NOT IMPACT CO'S CONSOLIDATED RESULTS.IBM - IN 2019, WILL REPORT REVENUE & PRE-TAX INCOME ALONG WITH EXTERNAL GROSS PROFIT FOR 5 SEGMENTS.IBM - THE 5 SEGMENTS ARE: CLOUD & COGNITIVE SOFTWARE, GLOBAL BUSINESS SERVICES, GLOBAL TECHONOLOGY SERVICES, SYSTEMS, AND GLOBAL FINANCING.IBM - WILL CONTINUE TO REPORT REVENUE FOR CLOUD AND CLOUD AS-A-SERVICE, IN AND TOTAL FOR EACH SEGMENT.  Full Article

Culedger & IBM Collaborate To Deliver Blockchain Services For Financial Co-ops & Credit Unions Worldwide
Monday, 11 Mar 2019 08:01am EDT 

March 11 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::CULEDGER AND IBM ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION TO DELIVER BLOCKCHAIN SERVICES FOR FINANCIAL COOPERATIVES AND CREDIT UNIONS WORLDWIDE.CULEDGER - WILL WORK WITH IBM TO USE PERMISSIONED BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES TO CREATE IMMUTABLE AUDIT TRAIL.CULEDGER - INITIAL SERVICES ON CO'S BLOCKCHAIN NETWORK WILL BE AVAILABLE TO CREDIT UNIONS WORLDWIDE BEGINNING LATER IN 2019.CULEDGER - CREDIT UNION MEMBERS WORLDWIDE TO HAVE ACCESS TO CULEDGER ISSUED DIGITAL CREDENTIAL, CALLED MYCUID.  Full Article

IBM X-Force Red Launches New Service For Blockchain Security Testing
Tuesday, 5 Mar 2019 06:00am EST 

March 5 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::IBM X-FORCE RED LAUNCHES NEW SERVICE FOR BLOCKCHAIN SECURITY TESTING.IBM - ANNOUNCED LAUNCH OF A NEW BLOCKCHAIN TESTING SERVICE TO HELP IDENTIFY WEAKNESSES AND STRENGTHEN SECURITY OF A RANGE OF SOLUTIONS.  Full Article

IBM - As Result Of Admiral Michelle Howard's Election To Board, Article III, Section 2 Of Co's By-Laws Amended To Increase Number Of Directors To 14
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 06:35pm EST 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp ::IBM - AS RESULT OF ADMIRAL MICHELLE HOWARD'S ELECTION TO BOARD, ARTICLE III, SECTION 2 OF CO'S BY-LAWS AMENDED TO INCREASE NUMBER OF DIRECTORS TO 14.IBM - INCREASE IN NUMBER OF DIRECTORS TO 14, EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2019 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

IBM Names Michelle Howard To Board, Effective March 1 - CNBC
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 02:50pm EST 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - :IBM NAMES MICHELLE HOWARD TO BOARD, EFFECTIVE MARCH 1 - CNBC.  Full Article

Buffett says he sold Oracle stake because he didn't understand company well enough--CNBC
Monday, 25 Feb 2019 08:54am EST 

Feb 25 (Reuters) - Warren buffett, discussing berkshire hathaway stake in apple, says: "if it were cheaper, we'd be buying it. We aren't buying it here." -- cnbc:.  Full Article

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IBM to win unconditional EU okay for $34 billion Red Hat deal: sources

BRUSSELS U.S. tech giant International Business Machines Corp is set to secure unconditional EU approval for its $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.