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Imperial Brands Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,396
+16.00 (+1.16 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,396
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,306.52
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,396
Volume1.39 million shs
Average Volume2.39 million shs
Market Capitalization£13.21 billion
P/E Ratio15.48
Dividend Yield6.22%
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 e-vapour products. The company sells its products under the growth brands, such as Davidoff, Gauloises Blondes, JPS, West, Lambert & Butler, Bastos, Fine, Winston, News, and Parker & Simpson; and specialist brands consisting of blu, Kool, Gitanes, Jade, Cohiba, Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, Backwoods, Skruf, Golden Virginia, and Drum 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; restaurant business; 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.45 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Tobacco



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£16.34 billion
Cash FlowGBX 82.51 per share
Book ValueGBX 452.50 per share



Market Cap£13.21 billion
Next Earnings Date11/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 1,396
+16.00 (+1.16 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Imperial Brands' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Imperial Brands' stock was trading at GBX 1,454.60 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IMB shares have decreased by 4.0% and is now trading at GBX 1,396.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Imperial Brands?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Imperial Brands in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Imperial Brands' next earnings date?

Imperial Brands is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 17th 2020.
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How were Imperial Brands' earnings last quarter?

Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 19th. The company reported $103.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $102.60 by $0.40.
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How often does Imperial Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 20.85 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 20th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for IMB?

12 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Imperial Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,460 to GBX 2,500. On average, they anticipate Imperial Brands' stock price to reach GBX 1,899.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 36.1% from the stock's current price.
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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 Plc Ads (BATS), Tesco (TSCO), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Imperial Tobacco Group (IMBBY), Aviva (AV), BP (BP), Vodafone Group (VOD) and Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY).

Who are Imperial Brands' key executives?

Imperial Brands' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Alison J. Cooper, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Oliver R. Tant B.Sc., C.A., BSc, CA, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Matthew R. Phillips LLB, Chief Devel. Officer and Exec. Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Peter Durman, Investor Relations Director
  • Mr. Alex Parsons, Director of Corp. Communications

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.

What is Imperial Brands' stock price today?

One share of IMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,396.

How big of a company is Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands has a market capitalization of £13.21 billion and generates £16.34 billion in revenue each year. Imperial Brands employs 33,300 workers across the globe.

What is Imperial Brands' official website?

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

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 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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