Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG cut shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $61.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, September 5th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. restated a buy rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, August 23rd. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research report on Sunday, July 31st. Finally, Societe Generale reiterated a buy rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $2,130.50.
Shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (OTCMKTS:IMBBY) opened at 51.62 on Wednesday. Imperial Tobacco Group PLC has a 52 week low of $48.57 and a 52 week high of $55.84. The firm has a market capitalization of $49.23 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.28 and a beta of 0.62. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $52.68 and a 200 day moving average of $53.34.
About Imperial Tobacco Group PLC
Imperial Brands PLC, formerly Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is a fast-moving consumer goods company. The Company focuses on tobacco portfolio that offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobaccos, and papers and cigars. The Company’s segments are Returns Markets North, Returns Markets South, Growth Markets (which includes its Cuban joint ventures and Fontem Ventures), USA and Logistics.
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