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

GBX 3,027 3,027.00 (Infinity)
(As of 11/21/2017 02:50 AM ET)
Previous CloseN/A
Today's RangeGBX 3,048 - GBX 3,019
52-Week RangeGBX 3,019 - GBX 3,956.50
Volume1.14 million shs
Average Volume2.24 million shs
Market Capitalization£29 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands PLC 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.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Tobacco
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Symbol: LON:IMB
  • Previous Symbol: LON:IMT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.imperialbrandsplc.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 1.47
  • Net Margins: 4.83%
  • Return on Equity: 25.54%
  • Return on Assets: 4.27%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 955,050,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

What is Imperial Brands PLC's stock symbol?

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

How often does Imperial Brands PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Imperial Brands PLC?

Imperial Brands PLC announced 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 dividend yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 22nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Imperial Brands PLC's Dividend History.

How were Imperial Brands PLC's earnings last quarter?

Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 7th. The company reported $267.00 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $264.40 by $2.60. The business earned $30.25 billion during the quarter. Imperial Brands PLC had a net margin of 4.83% and a return on equity of 25.54%. View Imperial Brands PLC's Earnings History.

Where is Imperial Brands PLC's stock going? Where will Imperial Brands PLC's stock price be in 2017?

14 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Imperial Brands PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 3,275 to GBX 5,100. On average, they anticipate Imperial Brands PLC's stock price to reach GBX 3,968.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Imperial Brands PLC.

Who are some of Imperial Brands PLC's key competitors?

Who are Imperial Brands PLC's key executives?

Imperial Brands PLC's 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 46)
  • 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
  • Michael H. C. Herlihy, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 61)
  • Simon Langelier, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Imperial Brands PLC stock?

Shares of Imperial Brands PLC 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 PLC's stock price today?

One share of Imperial Brands PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,036.92.

How big of a company is Imperial Brands PLC?

Imperial Brands PLC has a market capitalization of £29 billion.

How can I contact Imperial Brands PLC?

Imperial Brands PLC's 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 PLC (LON IMB)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  330 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  167 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  497
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Imperial Brands PLC 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.93)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,968.33

Consensus Price Target History for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

Price Target History for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

Analysts' Ratings History for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,600View Rating Details
11/14/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,230 -> GBX 3,275View Rating Details
11/8/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,750View Rating Details
11/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,700View Rating Details
11/8/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/7/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingLong Term BuyGBX 3,450View Rating Details
10/17/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 4,000 -> GBX 3,900View Rating Details
10/13/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,200View Rating Details
10/3/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 3,600 -> GBX 3,500View Rating Details
9/28/2017Whitman HowardReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,100View Rating Details
9/25/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 4,300View Rating Details
9/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 4,150View Rating Details
6/30/2017Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 4,200 -> GBX 4,050View Rating Details
3/31/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 4,500View 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
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 3,994View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Earnings by Quarter for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

Earnings History by Quarter for Imperial Brands PLC (LON IMB)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017Y 2017GBX 264.40GBX 267GBX 3,024.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)

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

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Imperial Brands PLC (LON IMB)

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

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

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

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

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Imperial Brands PLC (LON IMB)

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DateHeadline
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLCImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 6:16 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 2:11 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 6:49 AM
Why I’d buy Neil Woodford stocks ITV plc and Imperial Brands plc this weekWhy I’d buy Neil Woodford stocks ITV plc and Imperial Brands plc this week
www.fool.co.uk - November 15 at 2:56 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) to Issue Dividend of GBX 59.51Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) to Issue Dividend of GBX 59.51
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 11 at 11:29 AM
Edited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 10:18 AM
Edited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of IMB.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 10:18 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort SecuritiesImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 12:08 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Posts  Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $2.60 EPSImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $2.60 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 11:15 AM
Imperial Brands H2 sales improve, to expand vaping productsImperial Brands' H2 sales improve, to expand vaping products
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 4:02 AM
Imperial Brands plc isn’t the only dirt-cheap dividend king I’d buyImperial Brands plc isn’t the only dirt-cheap dividend king I’d buy
www.fool.co.uk - October 26 at 1:24 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 4:40 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given "Neutral" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & CoImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given "Neutral" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 21 at 7:58 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) PT Lowered to GBX 3,700Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) PT Lowered to GBX 3,700
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 4:00 PM
Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (IMB)Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:00 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given New GBX 3,600 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLCImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given New GBX 3,600 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 10:16 AM
Whitman Howard Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (IMB)Whitman Howard Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 5:22 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AGImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 10:28 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 3,230 at J P Morgan Chase & CoImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Price Target Lowered to GBX 3,230 at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 8:34 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 4:28 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Earns Conviction-Buy Rating from Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Earns Conviction-Buy Rating from Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 6:20 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Buys £1,009.98 in StockImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Buys £1,009.98 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 1:16 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Buy Rating at Whitman HowardImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Buy Rating at Whitman Howard
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:02 PM
Imperial Brands sells 13.3 million Logista shares - MarketWatch - MarketWatchImperial Brands sells 13.3 million Logista shares - MarketWatch - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 7 at 5:53 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 - September 2 at 6:54 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Royal Bank Of CanadaImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 5:24 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 6:50 AM
Whitman Howard Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)Whitman Howard Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:00 PM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Simon Langelier Acquires 24,100 SharesImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Insider Simon Langelier Acquires 24,100 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 10:35 AM
Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesImperial Brands PLC (IMB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 7:58 AM
Why I’m considering selling Imperial Brands plcWhy I’m considering selling Imperial Brands plc
www.fool.co.uk - July 8 at 11:42 AM
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Boosts Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) Price Target to GBX 4,100Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Boosts Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMB) Price Target to GBX 4,100
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 7:46 AM
Berenberg Bank Lowers Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Price Target to GBX 4,050Berenberg Bank Lowers Imperial Brands PLC (IMB) Price Target to GBX 4,050
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:34 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 5:26 PM
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www.ft.com - February 13 at 11:55 PM
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www.ft.com - February 13 at 6:54 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 4:52 AM
3 FTSE 100 high yield dividend stocks I’d buy before it’s too late!3 FTSE 100 high yield dividend stocks I’d buy before it’s too late!
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 6:36 PM
Imperial Brands, China Tobacco form new ventureImperial Brands, China Tobacco form new venture
www.marketwatch.com - January 11 at 6:30 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 30 at 3:57 AM
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www.fool.com - December 29 at 5:55 PM
Could British American Tobacco plc or Imperial Brands plc dominate a new $45bn cannabis industry?Could British American Tobacco plc or Imperial Brands plc dominate a new $45bn cannabis industry?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 10:54 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 10:34 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 5:38 AM
UK court rejects tobacco companies appeal on plain packagingUK court rejects tobacco companies' appeal on plain packaging
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 9:35 AM
Britains Imperial Brands to shut Russian tobacco factoryBritain's Imperial Brands to shut Russian tobacco factory
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:34 PM
Britains Imperial Brands to shut Russian tobacco factoryBritain's Imperial Brands to shut Russian tobacco factory
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 4:34 PM
This extraordinary small-cap has increased its dividend for over 70 yearsThis extraordinary small-cap has increased its dividend for over 70 years
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 8:05 AM

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