Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by stock analysts at Barclays PLC in a report issued on Tuesday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a GBX 4,400 ($54.97) target price on the stock. Barclays PLC’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 19.63% from the company’s current price.
IMT has been the topic of a number of other reports. Credit Suisse Group AG decreased their price target on Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from GBX 3,600 ($44.98) to GBX 3,500 ($43.73) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a report on Thursday, August 25th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price objective on Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from GBX 4,230 ($52.85) to GBX 4,090 ($51.10) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, October 19th. Jefferies Group upped their price objective on Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from GBX 4,600 ($57.47) to GBX 4,800 ($59.97) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 11th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, August 23rd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 4,068.93 ($50.84).
Shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT) traded up 1.31% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 3678.00. 2,787,997 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 3,581.74 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 3,443.56. Imperial Tobacco Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 2,926.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 3,898.00.
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