LON:IMB - Imperial Brands Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 2,596 +7.00 (+0.27 %) (As of 10/22/2018 05:26 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 2,589Today's RangeGBX 2,578.50 - GBX 2,60152-Week RangeGBX 2,447 - GBX 3,956.50Volume222,614 shsAverage Volume2.68 million shsMarket Capitalization£23.41 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Imperial 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. Receive IMB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for IMB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Tobacco Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Defensive SymbolLON:IMB CUSIPN/A Webwww.imperialbrandsplc.com 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 Employees33,800 Outstanding Shares955,050,000Market 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 declared a dividend on Wednesday, May 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 28.44 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 23rd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Imperial Brands' Dividend History. How were Imperial Brands' earnings last quarter? Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported $114.30 EPS for the quarter, beating 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? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Imperial Brands' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,400 to GBX 4,360. On average, they expect Imperial Brands' share price to reach GBX 3,225.94 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Imperial Brands. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Imperial Brands? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Imperial Brands in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Imperial Brands. Who are some of Imperial Brands' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Imperial Brands include Japan Tobacco (JAPAF), Swedish Match (SWMAF), SWEDISH MATCH A/ADR (SWMAY), Standard Diversified (SDOIB), Newgen Concepts (VPOR), VPR Brands (VPRB) and Fyolo Technology (AHII). 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. DirectorMr. Matthew R. Phillips LLB, Chief Devel. Officer and Exec. Director (Age 45)Mr. Alex Parsons, Director of Corp. CommunicationsMartin Goodall, Head of Sales 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 2,596. How big of a company is Imperial Brands? Imperial Brands has a market capitalization of £23.41 billion. Imperial Brands employs 33,800 workers across the globe. What is Imperial Brands' official website? The official website for Imperial Brands is http://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. MarketBeat Community Rating for Imperial Brands (LON IMB)Community Ranking: 3.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 436 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 285 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 721MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Imperial Brands and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IMB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IMB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is the discount rate different from the Federal Funds rate?