Imperial Brands Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:IMB)

GBX 2,614.50 +5.00 (+0.19 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,614.50
Today's RangeGBX 2,582.50 - GBX 2,623.50
52-Week RangeGBX 2,569 - GBX 3,956.50
Volume2.57 million shs
Average Volume2.54 million shs
Market Capitalization£24.94 billion
P/E Ratio1,778.57
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands logoImperial Brands PLC, formerly Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is a fast-moving consumer goods company. The Company offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobaccos, papers and cigars. The Company's segments include Growth Markets, USA, Returns Markets North, Returns Markets South and Logistics. The Growth Markets segment includes Iraq, Norway, Russia, Saudi Arabia and Taiwan, and also includes Premium Cigar and Fontem Ventures. The Returns Markets North segment includes Australia, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland and the United Kingdom. The Returns Markets South segment includes France, Spain and its African markets, including Algeria, Ivory Coast and Morocco. Its businesses include 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Tobacco
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorNon-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
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 Ratio1778.57142857143
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

Trailing EPSGBX 1.47
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins4.75%
Return on Equity26.82%
Return on Assets4.81%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares955,050,000

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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 59.51 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Imperial Brands' Dividend History.

How were Imperial Brands' earnings last quarter?

Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 7th. The company reported $267.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $264.40 by $2.60. The company had revenue of $30.25 billion for the quarter. Imperial Brands had a net margin of 4.75% and a return on equity of 26.82%. View Imperial Brands' Earnings History.

Where is Imperial Brands' stock going? Where will Imperial Brands' stock price be in 2018?

14 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Imperial Brands' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,850 to GBX 5,100. On average, they expect Imperial Brands' share price to reach GBX 3,810.67 in the next year. 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:

  • Alison J. Cooper, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Oliver Tant, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Matthew R. Phillips, Executive Director, Chief Development Officer (Age 47)
  • John Matthew Downing, Company Secretary
  • Mark D. Williamson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 59)
  • Therese Esperdy, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 56)
  • David J. Haines, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Simon Anthony Christopher Langelier, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Steven P. Stanbrook, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Imperial Brands stock?

Shares of Imperial Brands 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 Imperial Brands stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,614.50.

How big of a company is Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands has a market capitalization of £24.94 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 (IMB)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  362 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  200 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  562
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Imperial Brands and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.792.792.932.93
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,810.67GBX 3,904GBX 3,959.67GBX 4,222.86

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2018Goldman Sachs GroupSet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,610View Rating Details
2/14/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,400View Rating Details
2/13/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,850View Rating Details
2/12/2018Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,200View Rating Details
2/8/2018Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,500View Rating Details
2/8/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,275View Rating Details
1/29/2018InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,360View Rating Details
12/13/2017Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 3,780 -> GBX 3,765View Rating Details
12/11/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,400View Rating Details
11/17/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,600View Rating Details
11/7/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingLong Term BuyGBX 3,450View Rating Details
10/13/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,200View Rating Details
9/28/2017Whitman HowardReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,100View Rating Details
9/25/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 4,300View Rating Details
9/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,150View Rating Details
2/22/2017BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 4,000 -> GBX 4,650View Rating Details
11/10/2016Octagon CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 4,250 -> GBX 4,500View Rating Details
6/10/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 3,250View Rating Details
3/30/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 2,940 -> GBX 2,950View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands (LON IMB) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017Y 2017GBX 264.40GBX 267GBX 3,024.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/7/2017GBX 59.511.87%2/22/20182/22/20183/29/2018
11/7/2017GBX 59.511.87%11/16/201711/16/201712/29/2017
5/3/2017GBX 25.850.68%8/17/20178/17/20179/29/2017
5/3/2017GBX 25.850.68%5/18/20175/18/20176/30/2017
11/8/2016GBX 54.101.47%2/16/20172/16/20173/31/2017
11/8/2016GBX 54.101.47%11/17/201611/17/201612/30/2016
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
11/3/2015GBX 49.101.4%2/4/20162/4/20163/31/2016
11/3/2015GBX 49.101.4%11/19/201511/19/201512/31/2015
5/6/2015GBX 21.400.67%8/27/20158/27/20159/30/2015
5/6/2015GBX 21.400.67%5/28/20155/28/20156/30/2015
11/4/2014GBX 89.303.2%1/15/20151/15/20152/17/2015
5/7/2014GBX 38.801.52%7/16/20147/16/20148/19/2014
11/5/2013GBX 81.203.43%1/15/20141/15/20142/17/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Imperial Brands (LON IMB) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands (LON IMB) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/19/2017Mark WilliamsonInsiderBuy7,876GBX 3,149£248,015.24
9/18/2017Simon LangelierInsiderBuy31GBX 3,258£1,009.98
7/19/2017Simon LangelierInsiderBuy24,100GBX 3,447£830,727
2/15/2017Alison CooperInsiderSell3,911GBX 3,698£144,628.78
12/14/2016Alison CooperInsiderBuy11,024GBX 3,506£386,501.44
8/12/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy140GBX 4,101£5,741.40
1/4/2016Herlihy,MichaelInsiderBuy68GBX 3,548£2,412.64
12/16/2015Cooper,AlisonInsiderBuy11,594GBX 3,494£405,094.36
12/3/2015Cooper,AlisonInsiderSell17,500GBX 3,578£626,150
8/20/2015Haines,DavidInsiderBuy181GBX 3,172£5,741.32
8/4/2015Phillips,MatthewInsiderSell264GBX 3,371£8,899.44
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Imperial Brands (LON IMB) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates "GBX 3,200" Price Target for Imperial Brands (IMB)Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates "GBX 3,200" Price Target for Imperial Brands (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 6:24 PM
Citigroup Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)Citigroup Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 19 at 11:58 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche BankImperial Brands (IMB) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 3:54 PM
A Neil Woodford stock Id buy over Imperial Brands plc - Yahoo Finance UKA Neil Woodford stock I'd buy over Imperial Brands plc - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 8:09 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Plans GBX 59.51 DividendImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Plans GBX 59.51 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 17 at 9:30 AM
Is it finally time to buy Imperial Brands plc? - Motley Fool UKIs it finally time to buy Imperial Brands plc? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - February 17 at 8:05 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,610 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,610 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 16 at 4:24 PM
FTSE dips as strong pound dampens dollar-earnersFTSE dips as strong pound dampens dollar-earners
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 8:22 AM
Should you pile into Imperial Brands plc, down 30% over 10 months?Should you pile into Imperial Brands plc, down 30% over 10 months?
www.fool.co.uk - February 12 at 3:36 PM
Deutsche Bank Cuts Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,400Deutsche Bank Cuts Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,400
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 6:58 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) PT Set at GBX 3,275 by JPMorgan Chase & Co.Imperial Brands (IMB) PT Set at GBX 3,275 by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 11:58 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 4,500 Price Target by Societe Generale AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 4,500 Price Target by Societe Generale Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 11:28 AM
Imperial holds revenue target on tobacco strengthImperial holds revenue target on tobacco strength
www.marketwatch.com - February 8 at 8:03 AM
Imperial Brands On Track To Meet FY Forecast For Net Revenue ... - NasdaqImperial Brands On Track To Meet FY Forecast For Net Revenue ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 8:07 AM
Imperial Brands says on track to meet forecastsImperial Brands says on track to meet forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 8:07 AM
[$$] Imperial Brands on Track to Meet Revenue[$$] Imperial Brands on Track to Meet Revenue
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 8:07 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 1:34 AM
Is It Time To Buy Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) Based Off Its PE Ratio?Is It Time To Buy Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) Based Off Its PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 8:16 AM
Why Im buying more of Neil Woodford favourite Imperial Brands plc today - Yahoo Finance UKWhy I'm buying more of Neil Woodford favourite Imperial Brands plc today - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 3:40 PM
Why I’m buying more of Neil Woodford favourite Imperial Brands plc todayWhy I’m buying more of Neil Woodford favourite Imperial Brands plc today
www.fool.co.uk - February 4 at 8:10 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Receives "Buy" Rating from InvestecImperial Brands (IMB) Receives "Buy" Rating from Investec
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 29 at 6:50 AM
Why Sky plc and Imperial Brands plc are top FTSE 100 takeover ... - Motley Fool UKWhy Sky plc and Imperial Brands plc are top FTSE 100 takeover ... - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - January 26 at 8:01 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,670 Price Target at Goldman Sachs GroupImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,670 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 22 at 12:46 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,140 Price Target at UBS GroupImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,140 Price Target at UBS Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 22 at 12:46 PM
Is Imperial Brands plc the best dividend stock in the Footsie right now?Is Imperial Brands plc the best dividend stock in the Footsie right now?
www.fool.co.uk - January 22 at 8:15 AM
BUZZ -Imperial shares fizzle after Japan Tobacco CEO dampens deal chatterBUZZ -Imperial shares fizzle after Japan Tobacco CEO dampens deal chatter
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 9:59 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,275 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase & Co. AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,275 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 8:36 AM
Japan Tobacco working on several possible M&A deals - CEOJapan Tobacco working on several possible M&A deals - CEO
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 11:09 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 12 at 1:50 AM
FTSE 100 flounders as weak construction data offsets Next rally - MarketWatchFTSE 100 flounders as weak construction data offsets Next rally - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - January 4 at 9:36 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Neutral Rating Reiterated at CitigroupImperial Brands' (IMB) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 12:02 PM
Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates Outperform Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates Outperform Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 9:46 AM
Imperial Brands Plc :IMB-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 29, 2017Imperial Brands Plc :IMB-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : December 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 30 at 9:43 AM
Imperial Brands Plc :IMB-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : December 30, 2017Imperial Brands Plc :IMB-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2017 : December 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 30 at 9:43 AM
These 2 FTSE 100 Shares Sank In 2017. Can They Bounce Back?These 2 FTSE 100 Shares Sank In 2017. Can They Bounce Back?
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 11:00 AM
Investors Are Undervaluing Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) By 22.65%, Here Is My Intrinsic Value CalculationInvestors Are Undervaluing Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) By 22.65%, Here Is My Intrinsic Value Calculation
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 4:08 PM
Imperial Brands Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:IMB) : December 21, 2017Imperial Brands Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:IMB) : December 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 3:30 PM
Imperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IMB-GB : December 20, 2017Imperial Brands Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IMB-GB : December 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 9:19 AM
Insider Buying: Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Acquires 7,876 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Acquires 7,876 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 8:24 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 2:28 AM
Berenberg Bank Cuts Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,765Berenberg Bank Cuts Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,765
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 1:38 PM
Imperial Brands plc: a promising stock for value investorsImperial Brands plc: a promising stock for value investors
www.fool.co.uk - December 16 at 9:32 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,400 Price Target by Morgan Stanley AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,400 Price Target by Morgan Stanley Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 7:16 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) PT Set at GBX 3,740 by Goldman Sachs GroupImperial Brands (IMB) PT Set at GBX 3,740 by Goldman Sachs Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 6:40 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & CoImperial Brands' (IMB) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 10:46 PM
One 6% yielder I’d trade for Imperial Brands plcOne 6% yielder I’d trade for Imperial Brands plc
www.fool.co.uk - November 30 at 9:43 AM
A growth and dividend stock Id buy alongside Imperial Brands plc - Motley Fool UKA growth and dividend stock I'd buy alongside Imperial Brands plc - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - November 29 at 3:27 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,740 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,740 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 7:30 AM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Raises Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,275J P Morgan Chase & Co Raises Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,275
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 25 at 7:26 PM
Should you buy this beaten-up sin stock over Neil Woodford-favourite Imperial Brands plc?Should you buy this beaten-up sin stock over Neil Woodford-favourite Imperial Brands plc?
www.fool.co.uk - November 25 at 9:56 AM

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