Barclays Reiterates Overweight Rating for Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)

Imperial Brands (LON:IMB)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Barclays in a report released on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on IMB. Liberum Capital decreased their price objective on Premier Asset Management Group from GBX 230 ($3.01) to GBX 226 ($2.95) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Monday, July 8th. Jefferies Financial Group increased their price target on EXACT Sciences from $100.00 to $115.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on in a report on Monday, June 17th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a GBX 215 ($2.81) price target for the company. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 3,400 ($44.43) price target on shares of in a report on Tuesday, July 9th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 2,012 ($26.29) price target on shares of Aston Martin Lagonda Global in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 2,818.64 ($36.83).

Shares of IMB opened at GBX 2,145 ($28.03) on Friday. Imperial Brands has a 52 week low of GBX 1,821.40 ($23.80) and a 52 week high of GBX 3,009 ($39.32). The company has a market cap of $20.52 billion and a PE ratio of 13.20. The company has a quick ratio of 0.32, a current ratio of 0.68 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 241.51. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 1,967.27.

Imperial Brands Company Profile

Imperial Brands PLC, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, imports, markets, and sells tobacco and tobacco-related products. It offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobacco, papers, and cigars; and e-vapour products. The company sells its products under the growth brands, such as Davidoff, Gauloises Blondes, JPS, West, Lambert & Butler, Bastos, Fine, Winston, News, and Parker & Simpson; and specialist brands consisting of blu, Kool, Gitanes, Jade, Cohiba, Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, Backwoods, Skruf, Golden Virginia, and Drum in approximately 160 countries worldwide.

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