Getting Acquainted With The Annual Report

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IBM 2006/2007 85 84.45 83.79 97.88 110.9 108.04 118.89 121.45 78.93 76.07 72.8 81.56 88.77 93.92 104.58 99.27 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Quarters Price Series1 Series2 Getting Acquainted With The Annual Report General information – pg. 3 1. International Business Machines Corp, (IBM) 2. Armonk, NY 3. December 31, 2008 4. This is what is listed on their homepage: IT services; business consulting; application services; outsourcing services; training;, small/medium business services; other services; software; storage; systems and servers; point of sale; printing systems from InfoPrint; semiconductors; upgrades, accessories and parts; workstation; certified used PCs and systems; communities; small/medium business products 5. Year 2007 2006 Quarters 1 st 2 nd 3 rd 4 th 1 st 2 nd 3 rd 4 th HI (series 1) 100.90 108.04 118.89 121.45 85.00 84.45 83.79 97.88 LO (series 2) 88.77 93.92 104.58 99.27 78.93 76.07 72.80 81.56 6. The 1 st three quarters in 2006 was sloping downward then the 4 th quarter went up. Then in 2007, the stock was up and down. With the recent conditions of the economy, volatility is common. 7. wide range
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89131 96293 91134 91424 98786 84000 86000 88000 90000 92000 94000 96000 98000 100000 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 Year Revenue in Millions Revenue Internet Information The Corporate Website – pg. 5 1. www.ibm.com 2. information relating to corporate governance; stock price information; press releases; annual reports; SEC filings; 3. Describe the corporation; advertise corporate products or services; product financing information; facilitate the sale of company products and services; provide customer service information; recent corporate events The Securities and Exchange Commission’s EDGAR Database 1. 2008-02-26 2. 3570 3. 0000051143 The Primary Financial Statements Income Statement Growth in Revenues and Profits – pg. 6 1. (98786 – 91424)/91424 = 8.05% 2. 5- year comparison: Year 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 Revenue in Millions 98786 91424 91134 96293 89131 Pg. 7 3. Revenue increased and decreased. According to the management discussion and analysis section, new accounting standards have been implemented therefore causing accounting changes. 4.
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