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IMAX Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.31 (-1.49 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $20.53
50-Day Range
MA: $18.80
52-Week Range
Now: $20.53
Volume864,030 shs
Average Volume832,388 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
IMAX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment technology company that specializes in digital and film-based motion picture technologies worldwide. It offers cinematic solution comprising proprietary software, theater architecture, intellectual property, and equipment. The company offers Digital Re-Mastering (DMR), a proprietary technology that digitally enhances the image resolution, visual clarity, and sound quality of motion picture films for projection on IMAX screens; IMAX premium theater systems to exhibitor customers through sales, long-term leases, and joint revenue sharing arrangements; film post-production services; and camera and other miscellaneous items rental services, as well as distributes documentary films; and owns and operates IMAX theaters. It also designs, manufactures, installs, sells, and leases IMAX theater projection system equipment; maintains IMAX theater projection system equipment in the IMAX theater network; distributes and licenses original content, virtual reality, IMAX home entertainment, and others; and sells or leases its theater systems to theme parks, private home theaters, tourist destination sites, fairs, and expositions, as well as engages in the after-market sale of projection system parts and 3D glasses. The company markets its theater systems through a direct sales force and marketing staff. It owns or otherwise has rights to trademarks and trade names, which include IMAX, IMAX Dome, IMAX 3D, IMAX 3D Dome, Experience It in IMAX, The IMAX Experience, An IMAX Experience, An IMAX 3D Experience, IMAX DMR, DMR, IMAX nXos, and Films To The Fullest. As of March 31, 2020, the company had a network of 1,616 IMAX theater systems comprising 1,526 commercial multiplexes, 14 commercial destinations, and 76 institutional facilities operating in 81 countries and territories. IMAX Corporation was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Photographic equipment & supplies
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$395.66 million
Cash Flow$2.03 per share
Book Value$10.40 per share


Net Income$46.87 million


Market Cap$1.21 billion
Next Earnings Date3/4/2021 (Confirmed)


Overall MarketRank

1.19 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

224th out of 570 stocks

Photographic Equipment & Supplies Industry

3rd out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.31 (-1.49 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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IMAX (NYSE:IMAX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is IMAX a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for IMAX in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" IMAX stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in IMAX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than IMAX?

Wall Street analysts have given IMAX a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but IMAX wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is IMAX's next earnings date?

IMAX is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to IMAX's earnings call?

IMAX will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, March 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were IMAX's earnings last quarter?

IMAX Co. (NYSE:IMAX) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The company reported ($0.75) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.30) by $0.45. The firm earned $37.26 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.24 million. IMAX had a negative net margin of 50.83% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.06%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 56.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.21 earnings per share.
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How has IMAX's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

IMAX's stock was trading at $14.61 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, IMAX stock has increased by 40.5% and is now trading at $20.53.
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What price target have analysts set for IMAX?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for IMAX's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect IMAX's stock price to reach $18.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.9%.
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Who are IMAX's key executives?

IMAX's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard Lewis Gelfond, CEO & Director (Age 65, Pay $2.43M)
  • Mr. Patrick S. McClymont, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $1.38M)
  • Mr. Robert D. Lister, Chief Legal Officer & Sr. EVP (Age 52, Pay $1.21M)
  • Ms. Megan Colligan, Exec. VP & Pres of IMAX Entertainment (Age 48, Pay $1.7M)
  • Mr. Mark Welton, Pres of IMAX Theatres (Age 57, Pay $982.65k)
  • Mr. Graeme Ferguson, Co-Founder
  • Mr. Bruce Markoe, Sr. VP of Post Production, Operations & DMR (Age 63)
  • Mr. Kevin M. Delaney, Sr. VP of Fin., Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Pablo Calamera, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Stephen C. Davidson, Head of Investor Relations

What is Richard L. Gelfond's approval rating as IMAX's CEO?

36 employees have rated IMAX CEO Richard L. Gelfond on Glassdoor.com. Richard L. Gelfond has an approval rating of 63% among IMAX's employees. This puts Richard L. Gelfond in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of IMAX own?

What is IMAX's stock symbol?

IMAX trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IMAX."

Who are IMAX's major shareholders?

IMAX's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Shapiro Capital Management LLC (5.80%), BlackRock Inc. (4.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.32%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.17%), Primecap Management Co. CA (3.14%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.90%). Company insiders that own IMAX stock include Bradley J Wechsler, Darren D Throop, David W Leebron, Giovanni M Dolci, Jeffrey Vance, Kenneth Ian Weissman, Mark Welton, Neil S Braun, Patrick Mcclymont, Richard L Gelfond and Robert D Lister.
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Which major investors are selling IMAX stock?

IMAX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Primecap Management Co. CA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Foundry Partners LLC, Becker Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Shapiro Capital Management LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, and River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP. Company insiders that have sold IMAX company stock in the last year include Giovanni M Dolci, Kenneth Ian Weissman, Patrick Mcclymont, and Robert D Lister.
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Which major investors are buying IMAX stock?

IMAX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Royce & Associates LP, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, SG Capital Management LLC, Senvest Management LLC, and Alpha Paradigm Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought IMAX stock in the last two years include Richard L Gelfond, and Robert D Lister.
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How do I buy shares of IMAX?

Shares of IMAX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is IMAX's stock price today?

One share of IMAX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.53.

How much money does IMAX make?

IMAX has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and generates $395.66 million in revenue each year. The company earns $46.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does IMAX have?

IMAX employs 673 workers across the globe.

What is IMAX's official website?

The official website for IMAX is www.imax.com.

Where are IMAX's headquarters?

IMAX is headquartered at 2525 Speakman Drive, Mississauga A6, L5K 1B1.

How can I contact IMAX?

IMAX's mailing address is 2525 Speakman Drive, Mississauga A6, L5K 1B1. The company can be reached via phone at 905-403-6500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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