Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT) had its price target increased by Jefferies Group from GBX 4,600 ($56.93) to GBX 4,800 ($59.41) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They currently have a buy rating on the stock.
Several other analysts have also weighed in on IMT. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 4,230 ($52.35) price objective on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, June 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their price target on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from GBX 3,780 ($46.78) to GBX 3,700 ($45.79) and set a neutral rating for the company in a report on Friday, June 17th. Societe Generale reissued a buy rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. Credit Suisse Group AG raised their price target on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from GBX 4,100 ($50.74) to GBX 4,250 ($52.60) and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Monday, July 4th. Finally, Barclays PLC raised their price target on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC from GBX 4,200 ($51.98) to GBX 4,400 ($54.46) and gave the company an overweight rating in a report on Friday, July 8th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 4,079.63 ($50.49).
Shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT) opened at 3678.00 on Tuesday. Imperial Tobacco Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 2,926.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 3,898.00. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 3,581.74 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 3,443.56.
Imperial Tobacco Group PLC Company Profile