Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (OTC:IMBBY) – Stock analysts at Jefferies Group issued their FY2016 EPS estimates for shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research note issued on Wednesday. Jefferies Group analyst O. Bennett forecasts that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $3.29 for the year. Jefferies Group has a “Buy” rating on the stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Imperial Tobacco Group PLC’s FY2017 earnings at $3.69 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $3.87 EPS.
Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada raised shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from an “underperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Friday, June 17th. Credit Suisse Group AG downgraded Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday.
Shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (OTC:IMBBY) traded down 0.01% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $51.70. 10,714 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a market capitalization of $49.31 billion, a PE ratio of 33.12 and a beta of 0.62. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $52.73 and a 200 day moving average price of $53.34. Imperial Tobacco Group PLC has a 12-month low of $48.57 and a 12-month high of $55.84.
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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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