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: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSEMKT:IMO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: $24.42 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 847,598,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $29.42
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $32.05
  • 52 Week Range: $28.11 - $36.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.83
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.46
  • P/E Growth: 0.62
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $18.48 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.32
  • Book Value: $21.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.31
  • Annual Dividend: $0.46
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
  • EBIDTA: $1.63 billion
  • Average Volume: 283,587 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 22.52

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.1185 per share on Saturday, July 1st. This represents a $0.47 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.65%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 31st. This is a positive change from Imperial Oil Ltd's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View Imperial Oil Ltd's Dividend History.

How were Imperial Oil Ltd's earnings last quarter?

Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) announced its earnings results on Friday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.13. The firm earned $5.41 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.14 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.12) EPS. View Imperial Oil Ltd's Earnings History.

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

14 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Imperial Oil Ltd's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Imperial Oil Ltd's share price to reach $46.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Imperial Oil Ltd.

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

Who owns Imperial Oil Ltd stock?

Imperial Oil Ltd's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (3.50%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.01%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.18%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (1.00%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (0.99%) and TD Asset Management Inc. (0.92%). 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 FMR LLC, Swiss National Bank, Wellington Management Group LLP, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Bridgewater Associates LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership. 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 Mawer Investment Management Ltd., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc. and APG Asset Management N.V.. 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.

How much does a share of Imperial Oil Ltd stock cost?

One share of Imperial Oil Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.81.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.93)
Consensus Price Target: $46.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/23/2017CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
5/11/2017ValuEngineUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
4/12/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
4/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncDowngradeNeutral -> 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
1/3/2017Citigroup IncDowngradeMarket PerformView Rating Details
11/21/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$47.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
10/24/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$50.00View Rating Details
10/10/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$48.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$45.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
8/19/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageUnderperform$32.00View Rating Details
4/5/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageUnderweight$36.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 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
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: $1.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.75 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO)
Next Dividend:7/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.46
Dividend Yield:1.60%
Payout Ratio:170.37% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
29.49% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
26.29% (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 Ltd (IMO) Cut to Neutral at CIBC - May 23 at 5:34 PM logoImperial Oil: Levered Exposure To Oil Prices At A Fair Price - May 19 at 5:38 PM logoETFs with exposure to Imperial Oil Ltd. : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 10:25 AM logoImperial Oil Ltd. :IMO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 17, 2017 - May 17 at 10:01 AM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Rating Increased to Hold at ValuEngine - May 11 at 11:28 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Chevron's Revenue Soared 41%; EPS Turned Positive - May 10 at 1:20 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 8 at 11:14 AM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Given Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.09 - May 3 at 6:14 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.12 Per Share - May 1 at 9:24 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - May 1 at 5:00 PM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds - April 30 at 3:05 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 logoImperial announces first quarter 2017 financial and operating results - April 28 at 10:00 AM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows - April 27 at 11:28 PM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 24 at 8:56 PM logoSomewhat Negative Media Coverage Likely to Impact Imperial Oil (IMO) Share Price - April 21 at 9:26 PM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.11 - April 18 at 8:50 PM logoImperial Oil (IMO) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 15 at 2:13 PM logoImperial Oil Ltd (IMO) Downgraded by Goldman Sachs Group Inc - April 5 at 11:42 PM logoSuncor Likely to Achieve 2017 Target Despite Syncrude Fire - March 28 at 11:12 AM logoImperial provides update on Syncrude incident response - March 27 at 10:59 AM logoCenovus Energy Inc. (CVE) Shows Strength: Stock Up 5.4% - March 16 at 4:32 PM 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 logoChesapeake Energy Releases 2017 Capital Budget Estimates - February 15 at 9:03 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Exxon Surpassed Top and Bottom-line Expectations - February 10 at 6:39 PM 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 logoShould W&T Offshore (WTI) Stock Be in Your Portfolio Now? - January 11 at 11:34 PM logoImperial (IMO): An Off-the-Radar Potential Winner - January 4 at 6:46 PM logoIMPERIAL OIL LTD Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - January 4 at 6:46 PM logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for December 12th - December 12 at 10:55 AM


This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff