LON:IMB - Imperial Brands Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 2,604 +3.00 (+0.12 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,601
Today's RangeGBX 2,590 - GBX 2,628
52-Week RangeGBX 2,447 - GBX 3,956.50
Volume1.65 million shs
Average Volume2.68 million shs
Market Capitalization£24.69 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Tobacco
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Defensive
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-117-9636636

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees33,300
Market Cap£24.69 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 65.46 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 21st. 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported $114.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $113.90 by $0.40. View Imperial Brands' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for IMB?

14 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Imperial Brands' shares. Their predictions range from GBX 2,300 to GBX 3,500. On average, they anticipate Imperial Brands' stock price to reach GBX 3,036.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Imperial Brands.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Imperial Brands?

14 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 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Imperial Brands.

Has Imperial Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about IMB stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Imperial Brands earned a news impact score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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 British American Tobacco Plc Ads (BATS), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Smith & Nephew (SN), HSBC (HSBA), BP (BP), Aviva (AV), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA), Legal & General Group (LGEN) and Barclays (BARC).

Who are Imperial Brands' key executives?

Imperial Brands' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Alison J. Cooper, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • 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 46)
  • Mr. Alex Parsons, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Martin 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 2,604.

How big of a company is Imperial Brands?

Imperial Brands has a market capitalization of £2,469.37 billion. Imperial Brands employs 33,300 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:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  461 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  331 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  792
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This page was last updated on 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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