Imperial Brands Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,580
-20.00 (-1.25 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.54 million shs
Average Volume1.86 million shs
Market Capitalization£14.95 billion
P/E Ratio5.38
Dividend Yield8.63%
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About Imperial Brands

Imperial Brands PLC, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, imports, markets, and sells tobacco and tobacco-related products. It offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobacco, papers, and cigars; and next generation product (NGP) portfolio, such as e-vapour products, as well as oral nicotine and heated tobacco products. The company sells its products under various brands, including Davidoff, Gauloises, JPS, West, L&B, Bastos, Fine, Winston, News, Parker & Simpson, blu, Kool, Horizon, Jade, Cohiba, Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, Backwoods, Skruf, Golden Virginia, Rizla, and Knox in approximately 160 countries worldwide. It also provides logistics services that include the distribution of tobacco and NGP products for tobacco and NGP product manufacturers; and various non-tobacco and NGP products and services. In addition, the company is involved in the management of a golf course; marketing of papers; restaurant business; distribution of pharmaceuticals, POS software, and published materials and other products; printing and publishing activities; and provision of 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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Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Imperial Brands a buy right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Imperial Brands in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Imperial Brands stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in IMB, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Imperial Brands?

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How were Imperial Brands' earnings last quarter?

Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 19th. The company reported $103.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $102.60 by $0.40.
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How has Imperial Brands' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Imperial Brands' stock was trading at GBX 1,454.60 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, IMB shares have increased by 8.6% and is now trading at GBX 1,580.
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How often does Imperial Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 21.06 per share on Thursday, September 30th. This represents a yield of 1.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 19th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Imperial Brands a good dividend stock?

Imperial Brands pays an annual dividend of GBX 1.38 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.63%. IMB has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Imperial Brands is 0.47%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for IMB?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Imperial Brands' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,460 to GBX 2,100. On average, they anticipate Imperial Brands' stock price to reach GBX 1,777.38 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Imperial Brands' key executives?

Imperial Brands' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stefan Bomhard, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Oliver R. Tant B.Sc., C.A., BSc, CA, Exec. Officer
  • Mr. Dominic Brisby, Division Director of Americas, Africa, Asia & Australasia
  • Mr. Joerg Biebernick, Division Director of Europe
  • Mr. Lukas Paravicini, CFO & Director
  • Mr. Peter Durman, Investor Relations Director
  • Mr. Alex Parsons, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Martin Goodall, Head of Sales
  • Mr. Andrew Newall, Group HR Director
  • Christopher Street, Head of Grocery and Key Accounts

Who are some of Imperial Brands' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Imperial Brands own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Imperial Brands investors own include Smith & Nephew (SN), British American Tobacco (BATS), Tesco (TSCO), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Aviva (AV), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Imperial Brands (IMBBY), Vodafone Group (VOD), BP (BP) and Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY).

What is Imperial Brands' stock symbol?

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

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.
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What is Imperial Brands' stock price today?

One share of IMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,580.

How much money does Imperial Brands make?

Imperial Brands has a market capitalization of £14.95 billion and generates £16.96 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Imperial Brands have?

Imperial Brands employs 32,500 workers across the globe.

What is Imperial Brands' official website?

The official website for Imperial Brands is www.imperialbrandsplc.com.

Where are Imperial Brands' headquarters?

Imperial Brands is headquartered at 121 Winterstoke Road, BRISTOL, BS3 2LL, United Kingdom.

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.

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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