LON:IMB - Imperial Brands Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 2,755 -6.00 (-0.22 %)
(As of 05/27/2018 10:09 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,755
Today's RangeGBX 2,738.50 - GBX 2,773.50
52-Week RangeGBX 2,447 - GBX 3,956.50
Volume2.40 million shs
Average Volume2.68 million shs
Market Capitalization£23.41 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

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

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

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. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 23rd will be given 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 (LON:IMB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported $114.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' 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 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Imperial Brands' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 2,700 to GBX 5,100. On average, they expect Imperial Brands' stock price to reach GBX 3,610 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:
  • 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?

Media headlines about IMB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Imperial Brands earned a news impact score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.16 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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 2,755.

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 (IMB)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  386 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  229 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  615
MarketBeat'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.

Analyst Ratings

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
15 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Imperial Brands in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 3,610The high price target for IMB is GBX 5,100 and the low price target for IMB is GBX 2,700. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.672.732.87
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
11 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,610GBX 3,654.69GBX 3,768.75GBX 3,918.44

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
5/25/2018Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 3,400 ➝ GBX 2,800View Rating Details
5/11/2018Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 3,765 ➝ GBX 3,450View Rating Details
5/10/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,275 ➝ GBX 2,700View Rating Details
5/10/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,850 ➝ GBX 2,900View Rating Details
5/4/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 3,700View Rating Details
3/26/2018Deutsche BankSet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,400View Rating Details
3/15/2018Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 3,610 ➝ GBX 2,760View Rating Details
2/8/2018Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,500View Rating Details
1/29/2018InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,360View Rating Details
1/22/2018UBSSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,140View 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
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
(Data available from 5/27/2016 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
5/9/2018S1 2018GBX 113.90GBX 114.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Y 2017GBX 264.40GBX 267GBX 3,024.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/9/2018GBX 28.441.02%8/23/20188/23/20189/28/2018
5/9/2018GBX 28.441.02%5/24/20185/24/20186/29/2018
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 Trading History for Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands (LON IMB) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/9/2018Oliver TantInsiderBuy2,546GBX 2,764£70,371.44
3/26/2018Alison CooperInsiderSell26,821GBX 2,385£639,680.85
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

Source:
DateHeadline
Imperial Brands (IMB) Cut to Sector Performer at Royal Bank of CanadaImperial Brands (IMB) Cut to Sector Performer at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 6:22 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesImperial Brands (IMB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 1:56 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 3,450 at Berenberg BankImperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 3,450 at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 11:51 AM
Edited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-18 6:30am GMTEdited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-18 6:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 8:08 AM
Has Imperial Brands’ share price finally turned a corner?Has Imperial Brands’ share price finally turned a corner?
www.msn.com - May 13 at 8:05 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,900 by Analysts at CitigroupImperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,900 by Analysts at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 4:23 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given New GBX 2,700 Price Target at JPMorgan ChaseImperial Brands (IMB) Given New GBX 2,700 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 2:13 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Announces Dividend of GBX 28.44Imperial Brands (IMB) Announces Dividend of GBX 28.44
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 10:27 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Declares GBX 28.44 DividendImperial Brands (IMB) Declares GBX 28.44 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 10:27 AM
Edited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-18 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-18 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:06 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of CanadaImperial Brands (IMB) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:21 PM
Why I’d pile into this FTSE 100 7% yielder and Neil Woodford favourite right nowWhy I’d pile into this FTSE 100 7% yielder and Neil Woodford favourite right now
www.fool.co.uk - May 9 at 5:50 PM
Imperial Brands, oil surge lift FTSE 100 while Burberry tumblesImperial Brands, oil surge lift FTSE 100 while Burberry tumbles
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 5:50 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Issues  Earnings ResultsImperial Brands (IMB) Issues Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 1:31 PM
Insider Buying: Imperial Brands (IMB) Insider Purchases 2,546 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Imperial Brands (IMB) Insider Purchases 2,546 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 1:21 PM
Imperial Brands profit down 25%; plans £2B selloffImperial Brands profit down 25%; plans £2B selloff
www.marketwatch.com - May 9 at 8:04 AM
BUZZ-Imperial Brands: Top of FTSE 100 after H1 results beatBUZZ-Imperial Brands: Top of FTSE 100 after H1 results beat
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:04 AM
Factbox - Corporate exposure, reactions to new Iran sanctionsFactbox - Corporate exposure, reactions to new Iran sanctions
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:04 AM
Imperial Brands to sell assets, simplify businessImperial Brands to sell assets, simplify business
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:04 AM
Imperial Brands CEO Sees Vapor as a Big Additive OpportunityImperial Brands CEO Sees Vapor as a Big Additive Opportunity
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 8:04 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) PT Lowered to GBX 3,700 at Credit Suisse GroupImperial Brands (IMB) PT Lowered to GBX 3,700 at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 1:32 AM
Citigroup Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)Citigroup Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:36 PM
Global Market Report - April 25, 2018Global Market Report - April 25, 2018
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 25 at 8:06 AM
FDA Seeks Documents From Maker of Juul E-Cigarettes, Popular With TeensFDA Seeks Documents From Maker of Juul E-Cigarettes, Popular With Teens
www.wsj.com - April 25 at 8:06 AM
BAT boosts vaping investment again as competition heats upBAT boosts vaping investment again as competition heats up
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 8:06 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 1:36 AM
FTSE set for fourth straight week of gains while Reckitt, Shire tumbleFTSE set for fourth straight week of gains while Reckitt, Shire tumble
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 8:09 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 2,700 at JPMorgan ChaseImperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 2,700 at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:39 PM
Soaring sterling weighs on FTSE, but ABF shinesSoaring sterling weighs on FTSE, but ABF shines
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 8:09 AM
What Investors Should Know About Imperial Brands PLC’s (LON:IMB) Financial StrengthWhat Investors Should Know About Imperial Brands PLC’s (LON:IMB) Financial Strength
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 8:09 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche BankImperial Brands (IMB) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:49 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Cut to GBX 4,000Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Cut to GBX 4,000
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 8:53 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Increased to GBX 3,770 by Analysts at JPMorgan ChaseImperial Brands (IMB) Price Target Increased to GBX 3,770 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 10:19 PM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse GroupImperial Brands (IMB) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 9:55 AM
Goldman Sachs Reiterates "GBX 4,000" Price Target for Imperial Brands (IMB)Goldman Sachs Reiterates "GBX 4,000" Price Target for Imperial Brands (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 6:36 PM
Goldman Sachs Cuts Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,900Goldman Sachs Cuts Imperial Brands (IMB) Price Target to GBX 3,900
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 12:39 AM
Imperial Is Royally UndervaluedImperial Is Royally Undervalued
finance.yahoo.com - April 6 at 8:10 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) PT Set at GBX 2,800 by Royal Bank of CanadaImperial Brands (IMB) PT Set at GBX 2,800 by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 11:45 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given "Neutral" Rating at JPMorgan ChaseImperial Brands (IMB) Given "Neutral" Rating at JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 11:52 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at CitigroupImperial Brands' (IMB) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 11:52 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche BankImperial Brands' (IMB) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 11:52 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,750 Price Target at Morgan StanleyImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,750 Price Target at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 9:40 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given "Neutral" Rating at CitigroupImperial Brands (IMB) Given "Neutral" Rating at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 5:29 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:38 AM
Insider Selling: Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Sells 26,821 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Sells 26,821 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 10:23 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,400 Price Target by Deutsche Bank AnalystsImperial Brands (IMB) Given a GBX 3,400 Price Target by Deutsche Bank Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 9:50 AM
Citigroup Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)Citigroup Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Imperial Brands (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 9:50 AM
Imperial Brands (IMB) Earns Conviction-Buy Rating from Goldman SachsImperial Brands (IMB) Earns Conviction-Buy Rating from Goldman Sachs
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 10:56 AM
This is Neil Woodford’s take on Imperial Brands’ share price dropThis is Neil Woodford’s take on Imperial Brands’ share price drop
www.msn.com - March 24 at 5:26 PM
Japan Tobacco to buy Russian tobacco group Donskoy in $1.6 billion dealJapan Tobacco to buy Russian tobacco group Donskoy in $1.6 billion deal
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 8:38 AM

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