IBM Board Approves Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

ARMONK, NY – 31 Jan 2017: The IBM (NYSE: IBM) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.40 per common share, payable March 10, 2017 to stockholders of record on February 10, 2017. IBM has paid consecutive quarterly dividends every year since 1916.

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