LON:IMB - Imperial Brands Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 2,987.50 +4.00 (+0.13 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,987.50
Today's RangeGBX 2,971 - GBX 2,991.50
52-Week RangeGBX 2,447 - GBX 3,956.50
Volume1.51 million shs
Average Volume2.68 million shs
Market Capitalization£23.41 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Imperial Brands logoImperial Brands PLC, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and sells tobacco and tobacco-related products. It offers cigarettes, fine cut tobacco, papers, and cigars; smokeless tobacco, including snus; and e-vapour products. The company sells its products under the growth brands, such as Davidoff, Gauloises Blondes, JPS, West, Fine, News, Winston, Bastos, Lambert & Butler, and Parker & Simpson; and specialist brands consisting of blu, Gitanes, Kool, Golden Virginia, Drum, Route 66, Cohiba, Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, Backwoods, Skruf, and Rizla in approximately 160 countries worldwide. It also provides logistics services that include the distribution of tobacco products for tobacco product manufacturers; and various non-tobacco products and services. In addition, the company is involved in the management of a golf course; market of papers; distribution of pharmaceuticals, POS software, and published materials and other products; and printing and publishing activities, as well as offers long haul transportation, industrial parcel and express delivery, advertising, and support management services. Further, it owns the trademarks; and retails its products. The company was formerly known as Imperial Tobacco Group PLC and changed its name to Imperial Brands PLC in February 2016. Imperial Brands PLC was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Bristol, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Tobacco
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Defensive
SymbolLON:IMB
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-117-9636636

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins4.75%
Return on Equity26.82%
Return on Assets4.81%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares955,050,000
Market Cap£23.41 billion

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Imperial Brands' stock symbol?

Imperial Brands trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "IMB."

How often does Imperial Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 28.44 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 23rd. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Imperial Brands' Dividend History.

How were Imperial Brands' earnings last quarter?

Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported $114.30 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $113.90 by $0.40. Imperial Brands had a return on equity of 26.82% and a net margin of 4.75%. View Imperial Brands' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for IMB?

16 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Imperial Brands' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 2,760 to GBX 5,100. On average, they expect Imperial Brands' share price to reach GBX 3,459.41 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Imperial Brands.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Imperial Brands?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Imperial Brands in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Imperial Brands.

Who are some of Imperial Brands' key competitors?

Who are Imperial Brands' key executives?

Imperial Brands' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Alison J. Cooper, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Oliver R. Tant B.Sc., C.A., BSc, CA, Chief Financial Officer and Exec. Director
  • Mr. Matthew R. Phillips LLB, Chief Devel. Officer and Exec. Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Alex Parsons, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Martin Goodall, Head of Sales

Has Imperial Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about IMB stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Imperial Brands earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 48.16 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Imperial Brands.

How do I buy shares of Imperial Brands?

Shares of IMB and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Imperial Brands' stock price today?

One share of IMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,987.50.

How big of a company is Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands has a market capitalization of £23.41 billion.

How can I contact Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands' mailing address is 121 Winterstoke Road, BRISTOL, BS3 2LL, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-117-9636636.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Imperial Brands (LON IMB)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  410 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  250 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  660
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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