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Holding the Dow back today was International Business Machines (NYSE: IBM), which lagged the broader Dow index with a $1.73 decline (-1%) bringing the stock to $170.05. This single loss lowered the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 13.09 points or roughly accounting for 15% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for International Business Machines ended the day at 3.6 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 4.4 million shares.International Business Machines has a market cap of $171.31 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 8.4% year-to-date as of Tuesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 3%. International Business Machines Corporation provides information technology (IT) products and services worldwide. TheStreet Ratings rates International Business Machines as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and generally higher debt management risk.
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