IBM is expanding its cloud revenue

IBM is expanding its cloud revenue

Improving sales of analytics software and cloud computing helped to partially offset lower mainframe computer sales for this industry giant, which nonetheless saw its revenue decline 4.2% in the most-recent quarter.

Those rising cloud computing revenues will help the company continue to raise its dividend each… Read More

Six exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the major indexes

Six exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the major indexes

More and more, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are finding their way into the portfolios of investors.
That’s because, unlike many other financial innovations, they don’t load you up with heavy management fees, or tie you down with high redemption charges if you decide to get out of them… Read More

The cloud will spur IBM

IBM $140.56 (New York symbol IBM; Shares o/s: 889.9 million; Market cap: $124.6 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; Divd. yield: 4.6%; www.ibm.com) reported lower-than-expected sales for the first quarter of 2019. That’s mainly because some customers in Asia delayed investments in new systems. As well, sales… Read More