International Business Machines Corporation operates in the Computer integrated systems design sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares International Business Machines with three other
manufacturers of computers and peripheral equipment in North America:
Lenovo Group Limited
sales of $43.03 billion
of which 70%
was PC Business Group),
of which 22%
was Social and Industrial System), and
of which 64%
was Personal Systems Group).
International Business Machines reported sales of $79.14 billion
December of 2017.
decrease of 1.0%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were $79.92 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 3.0% decline
in Technology Serivces&cloud Platforms, from $35.34 billion to $34.28 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Global Business Services (down 2.1% to $16.35 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Cognitive Solutions (up 1.5% to $18.45 billion)
Systems (up 6.2% to $8.19 billion)
Global Financing (up 0.2% to $1.70 billion)