Imperial Tobacco Group PLC Company Profile (LON:IMB)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s), 9 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.46)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,944.17

Analysts' Ratings History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,940 -> GBX 4,230View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/8/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,500View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/8/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 4,200 -> GBX 4,400View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,230 -> GBX 4,400View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/4/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/10/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 3,250View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,950View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 2,700View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/30/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 2,940 -> GBX 2,950View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/12/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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Dividends

Dividend History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016GBX 23.500.63%8/18/20168/18/20169/30/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2016GBX 23.500.63%5/19/20165/19/20166/30/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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07/29/16 02:17 AM3 Neil Woodford high-yield shares to protect your portfolio from Brexit -
07/19/16 04:43 PMA statement released earlier today by Deutsche Bank about (LON:IMB) Imperial Brands Plc maintains the target price at 4,300GBX
07/12/16 08:59 AMJP Morgan Cazenove recorded (LON:IMB) Imperial Brands Plc, upping its price target to 4,230GBX earlier today
07/11/16 04:42 PMBarclays Capital reported on (LON:IMB) Imperial Brands Plc, holding steady its stock price target at 4,400GBX today
07/07/16 05:26 AMDoes $50 oil make Royal Dutch Shell plc a better dividend stock than Imperial Brands plc or Marks and Spencer Group plc? -
06/28/16 03:41 AMImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IMB-GB : June 28, 2016 -
06/27/16 02:27 PMETF’s with exposure to Imperial Brands Plc : June 27, 2016 -
06/17/16 04:30 PMImperial Brands share price steady as RBC hikes rating
06/17/16 04:30 PMImperial Brands Plc (LON:IMB) stock price target maintained to GBX4,230 as announced today by Berenberg
06/17/16 07:13 AMCan dividend chasers afford to miss easyJet plc, Imperial Brands plc, Hammerson plc and Record plc? -
06/13/16 02:20 AMAre Banco Santander SA, Imperial Brands plc and Reckitt Benckiser Group plc set to beat the FTSE 100? -
06/06/16 02:20 AMWhy NOW could be the time to buy Imperial Brands plc, Old Mutual plc and BT Group plc! -
06/03/16 11:33 AMA defensive line-up Roy Hodgson would envy: National Grid plc, Imperial Brands Group plc & Vodafone Group plc -
06/02/16 03:39 AMImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMB-GB : June 2, 2016 -
05/24/16 05:45 AMAre Unilever plc, Imperial Brands plc and Mulberry Group plc the worst stock tips of all-time? -
05/23/16 04:14 PMETF’s with exposure to Imperial Brands Plc : May 23, 2016 -
05/23/16 06:38 AMShould you buy Imperial Brands plc, Ryanair Holdings plc and Coal of Africa Limited today? -
05/23/16 04:21 AMInsurer AXA to pull out of tobacco investments -
05/19/16 09:44 AMUPDATE 2-UK court rejects Big Tobacco's appeal against plain packaging - [Reuters] - Britain got the go-ahead on Thursday to make plain packaging compulsory on cigarettes when a court rejected a legal challenge brought by the world's top four tobacco companies. British American Tobacco (BAT), Philip Morris International, Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands had argued the law, due to take effect on Friday, unlawfully took away their intellectual property.
05/19/16 06:50 AMUK court rejects Big Tobacco's appeal against plain packaging -
05/19/16 06:19 AMHigh Court rejects tobacco firms' appeal against UK's "plain packaging" plans - [Reuters] - Britain can go ahead with implementing its plan to require "plain packaging" on cigarettes this month, after the English High Court on Thursday rejected a legal challenge brought by Big Tobacco ...
05/18/16 03:47 AMImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMB-GB : May 18, 2016 -
05/18/16 02:40 AMAre BAE Systems plc, Diageo plc and Imperial Brands plc the perfect retirement stocks? -
05/16/16 04:40 AMAre Unilever plc, Imperial Brands plc and Diageo plc recession proof? -
05/12/16 02:36 PMETF’s with exposure to Imperial Brands Plc : May 12, 2016 -
05/10/16 07:29 AMCould Purplebricks Group PLC Change Direction After Reaching 52-Week High? - IMB has been the subject of a number of other research ... Citigroup Inc. restated a buy rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a report on Thursday, March 10th. Finally, Liberum Capital restated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 660 ($9.67) target ...
05/09/16 11:47 PMImperial Brands Plc :IMB-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2016 -
05/06/16 03:33 AMImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IMB-GB : May 6, 2016 -
05/05/16 03:12 PMU.S. cracks down on e-cigarettes and cigars, bans sales to minors -
05/05/16 08:18 AMU.S. FDA sets minimum sales age of 18 for e-cigarettes, cigars - [Reuters - UK Focus] - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday issued highly anticipated regulations for all cigars, e-cigarettes, pipe tobacco and other products that set a minimum age of 18 for sale across all areas. ...
05/04/16 06:24 AM[$$] Imperial's volumes slip despite US boost - [at Financial Times] - Imperial Brands has reported a dip in tobacco volumes and a sharp fall in pre-tax profit for the first half of its financial year, despite strong sales of premium cigars and Winston cigarettes. Revenues ...
05/04/16 06:08 AMImperial CEO Sees Steady Overall Growth In Market Share -
05/04/16 06:07 AMHalf Year 2016 Imperial Brands PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET -
05/04/16 05:00 AMAre Imperial Brands plc, Diageo plc and J D Wetherspoon plc 3 serious takeover targets? -
05/04/16 02:45 AMEU's highest court upholds new restrictive law on cigarettes - [Reuters] - Europe's highest court on Wednesday upheld a tough EU law on standardising cigarette packaging and banning advertising of e-cigarettes, paving the way for its adoption later this month. The court rejected ...
05/04/16 01:25 AMImperial Brands affirms guidance after sales miss expectations -
05/04/16 01:12 AMImperial Brands Profit Beats Estimates on Winston, Kool -
04/29/16 10:44 AM3 great dividend growth stocks: Imperial Brands plc, Inmarsat plc & Unite Group plc -
04/28/16 07:01 AMIs Imperial going to continue to smoke? - Imperial Brands (LON:IMB), the UK tobacco ... its last name from ‘Tobacco’ from ‘Brands’ to reflect the way that it wants to be seen by regulators, investors and the general public – a move that was approved at the company’s AGM in February.
04/28/16 07:01 AMIs Imperial going to continue to smoke? - Imperial Brands (LON:IMB), the UK tobacco ... its last name from ‘Tobacco’ from ‘Brands’ to reflect the way that it wants to be seen by regulators, investors and the general public – a move that was approved at the company’s AGM in February.
04/25/16 04:24 PMImperial Brands Plc (LON:IMT) upgraded to 'Buy' At Goldman Sachs - Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) has risen 5.08% since September 23, 2015 and is uptrending. The Company focuses on tobacco portfolio that offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobaccos, and papers and cigars. The Company's segments are Returns ...
04/25/16 04:24 PMImperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMT) Lifted to Buy at Goldman Sachs - Several other equities analysts have also commented on IMB. Over 12 months Imperial Brands Plc's ... target price on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research note on Friday, April 8th. Nomura maintained it with "Reduce" rating and GBX 2950 ...
04/25/16 03:12 AMBUZZ-Imperial Brands: boosted by Goldman Sachs upgrade -
04/18/16 04:30 PMImperial Brands Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:IMB) : April 18, 2016 -
04/18/16 04:09 PMETF’s with exposure to Imperial Brands Plc : April 18, 2016 -
04/16/16 06:48 AMEasyhotel PLC (EZH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Investec - Based on the brokers price target of 3700, this means Goldman Sachs believes there is a potential decrease of -7.63% from the current stock price of 4005.5. The company has a market cap of 166.28 million GBP.Imperial Brands PLC, formerly Imperial Tobacco ...
04/15/16 03:40 AMImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMB-GB : April 15, 2016 -
04/12/16 03:46 PMImperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMB) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank - Investec maintained it with "Hold" rating and GBX 750 target price in a March 2 report. Deutsche Bank restated a "buy" rating on shares of Taylor Wimpey plc in a research note on Monday, December 14th. Finally, Nomura raised their price objective on shares ...
04/11/16 03:53 PMImperial Tobacco Group PLC (IMB) Receives Underperform Rating from RBC Capital - The fund acquired 38,404 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock, valued at approximately $1,304,000. Firth John C bought 3,000 shares worth $9,000. EisnerAmper Wealth Management raised its stake in shares of AstraZeneca plc by 15.3% in the fourth ...
04/10/16 06:40 AMCharles Stanley Group plc's Stock Is Buy After Today's Gap Up - Deutsche Bank restated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 4,000 ($57.11) target price on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, January 12th. British American Tobacco plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:BATS has had its stock rating noted as ...

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About Imperial Tobacco Group PLC

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC logoImperial Brands PLC, formerly Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is a fast-moving consumer goods company. The Company focuses on tobacco portfolio that offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobaccos, and papers and cigars. The Company's segments are Returns Markets North, Returns Markets South, Growth Markets (which includes its Cuban joint ventures and Fontem Ventures), USA and Logistics. The Company's Returns Markets North segment includes Australia, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Poland and the United Kingdom. Its Returns Markets South segment includes France, Spain and its African markets, including Algeria, Ivory Coast and Morocco. Its Growth Markets segment includes Iraq, Norway, Russia, Saudi Arabia and Taiwan. Its business includes Tobacco and Logistics. The Tobacco business comprises the manufacture, marketing and sale of tobacco and tobacco-related products. The Logistics business comprises the distribution of tobacco products for tobacco product manufacturers.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: IMB
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $52.41
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3872.88
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3755.84
  • P/E Ratio: 33.47
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $37.66B
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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