Imperial Oil Ltd Company Profile (NYSEMKT:IMO)

About Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)

Imperial Oil Ltd logoImperial Oil Limited is an integrated oil company. The Company is engaged in all the phases of the petroleum industry in Canada, including exploration for, and production and sale of, crude oil and natural gas. Its operations are conducted in three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Chemical. The Upstream operations include the exploration for, and production of, crude oil, natural gas, synthetic oil and bitumen. It holds an interest in the Kearl oil sands project. The Downstream operations consist of the transportation and refining of crude oil, blending of refined products and the distribution and marketing of those products. The Chemical operations consist of the manufacturing and marketing of various petrochemicals. The Company is involved in the exploration for and development of crude oil and natural gas in Canada. The Company transports its crude oil production and third-party crude oil required to supply refineries by contracted pipelines, common carrier pipelines and rail.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSEMKT:IMO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $26.43 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 844,313,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $29.70
  • 52 Week Range: $27.59 - $36.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.96
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.65
  • P/E Growth: 0.86
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $21.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.24
  • Book Value: $24.36 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.28
  • Annual Dividend: $0.46
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
  • EBITDA: $1.86 billion
  • Net Margins: -1.10%
  • Return on Equity: -1.23%
  • Return on Assets: -0.75%
  • Average Volume: 207,488 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 23.02

Frequently Asked Questions for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)

What is Imperial Oil Ltd's stock symbol?

Imperial Oil Ltd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)MKT under the ticker symbol "IMO."

How often does Imperial Oil Ltd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Imperial Oil Ltd?

Imperial Oil Ltd announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.1279 per share on Sunday, October 1st. This represents a $0.51 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 30th. This is a positive change from Imperial Oil Ltd's previous quarterly dividend of $0.12. View Imperial Oil Ltd's Dividend History.

How were Imperial Oil Ltd's earnings last quarter?

Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 28th. The company reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.30. The business had revenue of $7.03 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.40 billion. Imperial Oil Ltd had a negative return on equity of 1.23% and a negative net margin of 1.10%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 12.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.21) earnings per share. View Imperial Oil Ltd's Earnings History.

When will Imperial Oil Ltd make its next earnings announcement?

Imperial Oil Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Imperial Oil Ltd.

Where is Imperial Oil Ltd's stock going? Where will Imperial Oil Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

14 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Imperial Oil Ltd's shares. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Imperial Oil Ltd's share price to reach $44.17 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Imperial Oil Ltd.

Who are some of Imperial Oil Ltd's key competitors?

Who are Imperial Oil Ltd's key executives?

Imperial Oil Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard M. Kruger, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Beverley Anne Babcock, Senior Vice President - Finance and Administration, Controller
  • Theresa B. Redburn, Senior Vice President - Commercial and Corporate Development
  • John R. Whelan, Senior Vice President - Upstream
  • Peter M. Dinnick, Vice President, General Counsel
  • Dennis G. Wascom, Director
  • Krystyna T. Hoeg, Independent Director
  • Jack M. Mintz Ph.D., Independent Director
  • David S. Sutherland, Independent Director
  • Sheelagh D. Whittaker, Independent Director

Who owns Imperial Oil Ltd stock?

Imperial Oil Ltd's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc. (0.09%), Shell Asset Management Co. (0.02%) and Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Imperial Oil Ltd.

Who sold Imperial Oil Ltd stock? Who is selling Imperial Oil Ltd stock?

Imperial Oil Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc. and Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Imperial Oil Ltd.

Who bought Imperial Oil Ltd stock? Who is buying Imperial Oil Ltd stock?

Imperial Oil Ltd's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shell Asset Management Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Imperial Oil Ltd.

How do I buy Imperial Oil Ltd stock?

Shares of Imperial Oil Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Imperial Oil Ltd's stock price today?

One share of Imperial Oil Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.30.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT IMO)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  116 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  281 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  397
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Imperial Oil Ltd 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

Consensus Ratings for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.79)
Consensus Price Target: $44.17
Consensus Price Target History for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Price Target History for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/16/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$40.00View Rating Details
10/13/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$36.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
9/14/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$38.00View Rating Details
8/23/2017AltaCorp CapitalDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
8/2/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/11/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
7/5/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
6/27/2017National Bank FinancialInitiated CoverageSector PerformView Rating Details
5/23/2017CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
4/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
3/11/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$45.00View Rating Details
1/24/2017MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/5/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
10/24/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$50.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$45.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Bank of America CorporationInitiated CoverageUnderperform$32.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Earnings by Quarter for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT IMO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2017$0.31N/AView Earnings Details
7/28/20176/30/2017$0.23($0.07)$8.40 billion$7.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/20173/31/2017$0.43$0.30$9.14 billion$5.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/201712/31/2016$0.29$0.40$8.66 billion$8.44 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q3$0.20$0.25$7.48 billion$5.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q3$0.44$0.43$6.96 billion$7.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2015Q2$0.28$0.42$7.29 billion$7.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1 2015$0.11$0.41$5.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2015Q4$0.79$0.62$6.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2014Q3$1.07$0.98$8.63 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$1.05$1.34$9.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q1 2014$1.01$1.01$8.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q4$1.01$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.85 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.27 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Most Recent Dividend:10/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.46
Dividend Yield:1.47%
Payout Ratio:170.37% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
54.12% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
36.22% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)

Dividend History by Quarter for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT IMO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
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Headline Trends for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Latest Headlines for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
DateHeadline logoImperial Oil a Top Ranked SAFE Dividend Stock With 2.0% Yield (IMO) - October 21 at 2:13 AM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) to Release Earnings on Friday - October 20 at 1:32 AM logoImperial to hold 2017 Update Call - October 19 at 5:02 AM logoStash These 4 Dividend-Growth Stocks in Your TFSA - October 18 at 1:17 AM logoIMO Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - October 18 at 1:17 AM logoImperial Oil's (IMO) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank Of Canada - October 16 at 4:46 PM logoCanadian Stocks Are Rising As Energy Stocks Rally - Canadian Commentary - October 16 at 3:35 PM logoMorgan Stanley Raises Imperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Price Target to $42.00 - October 13 at 12:00 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - October 7 at 7:14 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Hold - October 7 at 10:44 AM logoShould You Be Tempted To Buy Imperial Oil Limited (TSX:IMO) Because Of Its PE Ratio? - October 4 at 5:22 PM logoRussia's Gazprom knocks US ExxonMobil to #9 - October 2 at 1:08 PM logoIMO Crosses Above Average Analyst Target - September 26 at 4:57 PM logoThe Oldest Newest Natural Gas Play - Part 1 - September 25 at 6:25 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd. : IMO-US: Dividend Analysis : September 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 22, 2017 - September 22 at 2:00 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Rating Lowered to Underweight at J P Morgan Chase & Co - September 16 at 9:04 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - September 12 at 6:46 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : IMO-US : August 25, 2017 - August 26 at 6:13 AM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Rating Lowered to Underperform at AltaCorp Capital - August 24 at 6:30 AM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 18 at 6:32 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMO-US : August 11, 2017 - August 11 at 11:11 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd. :IMO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 7, 2017 - August 7 at 7:18 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMO-US : August 1, 2017 - August 1 at 3:26 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) Plans Dividend Increase - $0.13 Per Share - July 31 at 5:47 PM logoCanada's Imperial Oil posts unexpected second-quarter loss - July 28 at 11:12 PM logoImperial Oil Q2 Loss Narrows, But Results Miss View - Quick Facts - July 28 at 11:12 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.30 EPS - July 28 at 9:21 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Friday - July 27 at 12:15 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 24 at 6:52 PM logoThat's Odd: Bearish IMO Analysts See 15.53% Upside - July 12 at 4:52 AM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Downgraded by Raymond James Financial, Inc. - July 9 at 7:14 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : IMO-US : July 6, 2017 - July 7 at 6:27 AM logoImperial Oil: Levered Exposure To Oil Prices At A Fair Price - May 19 at 5:38 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Imperial Oil Ltd Q1 Earnings Report - April 28 at 10:00 AM logoCanada's Imperial Oil posts profit on higher crude prices - April 28 at 10:00 AM logoSuncor Likely to Achieve 2017 Target Despite Syncrude Fire - March 28 at 11:12 AM logoSyncrude fire still burning but controlled, prices soar - March 15 at 11:11 PM logoFire breaks out at Syncrude oil sands site -company spokesman - March 15 at 3:07 AM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Sees Hammer Chart Pattern: Time to Buy? - Nasdaq - March 8 at 11:41 PM logoReminder - Imperial Oil (IMO) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon - February 27 at 6:42 PM logoImperial Oil reports operating issue at refinery in Sarnia, Ontario - Nasdaq - February 23 at 10:55 PM logoIMPERIAL OIL LTD Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 23 at 5:54 PM logoImperial Oil Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average - February 22 at 6:06 PM logoAnother Oil Sands Project Runs Over Budget - February 20 at 10:38 AM logoImperial announces 2016 financial and operating results - January 31 at 6:41 PM logoFirst quarter dividend declaration - January 31 at 6:41 PM logoImperial Oil posts 4Q profit - January 31 at 6:41 PM logo9:28 am Imperial Oil beats by CC$1.40, misses on revs - January 31 at 6:41 PM logoRange Resources' (RRC) Proved Reserves Grow 22% in 2016 - January 30 at 10:44 AM logoImperial Oil downgraded by Macquarie - January 24 at 6:38 PM



Imperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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