Imperial Tobacco Group PLC Company Profile (LON:IMB)

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: $47.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3946.93
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3880.03
  • 52-Week Range: £9,537,000 - GBX 3,393
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.61
  • P/E Growth: 1.78
  • Market Cap: $37.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 953,700,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,149.23

Analysts' Ratings History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/19/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,230 -> GBX 4,090View Rating Details
10/17/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 4,100View Rating Details
10/11/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,600 -> GBX 4,800View Rating Details
9/30/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/30/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 4,400View Rating Details
9/13/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,250View Rating Details
9/9/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,500View Rating Details
9/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,300 -> GBX 4,500View Rating Details
9/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 3,900View Rating Details
7/8/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,500View Rating Details
7/7/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 4,230 -> GBX 4,400View Rating Details
6/10/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 3,250View Rating Details
6/9/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/30/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 2,940 -> GBX 2,950View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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Earnings Estimates for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $244.34 EPS


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/12/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy140GBX 4,101£5,741.40
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMB)
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News IconImperial Brands share price steady as RBC hikes rating (LON:IMB) - June 17 at 5:30 PM logoImperial Brands Plc (LON:IMB) stock price target maintained to GBX4,230 as announced today by Berenberg (LON:IMB) - June 17 at 5:30 PM logoCan dividend chasers afford to miss easyJet plc, Imperial Brands plc, Hammerson plc and Record plc? (LON:IMB) - June 17 at 8:13 AM logoAre Banco Santander SA, Imperial Brands plc and Reckitt Benckiser Group plc set to beat the FTSE 100? (LON:IMB) - June 13 at 3:20 AM logoWhy NOW could be the time to buy Imperial Brands plc, Old Mutual plc and BT Group plc! (LON:IMB) - June 6 at 3:20 AM logoA defensive line-up Roy Hodgson would envy: National Grid plc, Imperial Brands Group plc & Vodafone Group plc (LON:IMB) - June 3 at 12:33 PM logoImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMB-GB : June 2, 2016 (LON:IMB) - June 2 at 4:39 AM logoAre Unilever plc, Imperial Brands plc and Mulberry Group plc the worst stock tips of all-time? (LON:IMB) - May 24 at 6:45 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Imperial Brands Plc : May 23, 2016 (LON:IMB) - May 23 at 5:14 PM logoShould you buy Imperial Brands plc, Ryanair Holdings plc and Coal of Africa Limited today? (LON:IMB) - May 23 at 7:38 AM logoInsurer AXA to pull out of tobacco investments (LON:IMB) - May 23 at 5:21 AM logoUPDATE 2-UK court rejects Big Tobacco's appeal against plain packaging (LON:IMB) - May 19 at 10:44 AM logoUK court rejects Big Tobacco's appeal against plain packaging (LON:IMB) - May 19 at 7:50 AM logoHigh Court rejects tobacco firms' appeal against UK's "plain packaging" plans (LON:IMB) - May 19 at 7:19 AM logoImperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMB-GB : May 18, 2016 (LON:IMB) - May 18 at 4:47 AM logoAre BAE Systems plc, Diageo plc and Imperial Brands plc the perfect retirement stocks? (LON:IMB) - May 18 at 3:40 AM logoAre Unilever plc, Imperial Brands plc and Diageo plc recession proof? (LON:IMB) - May 16 at 5:40 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Imperial Brands Plc : May 12, 2016 (LON:IMB) - May 12 at 3:36 PM
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Last Updated on 10/23/2016 by Staff