Imperial Brands (OTCMKTS:IMBBY) was downgraded by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday.

A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Imperial Brands from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 18th. Morgan Stanley downgraded Imperial Brands from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Monday, December 11th. Finally, UBS Group downgraded Imperial Brands from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, November 13th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Imperial Brands has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $51.42.

Shares of Imperial Brands (IMBBY) traded down $0.59 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $36.80. The stock had a trading volume of 74,736 shares, compared to its average volume of 264,675. Imperial Brands has a 12-month low of $36.35 and a 12-month high of $50.43. The company has a current ratio of 0.63, a quick ratio of 0.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.64.

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About Imperial Brands

Imperial Brands PLC, formerly Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, is a fast-moving consumer goods company. The Company offers a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobaccos, papers and cigars. The Company’s segments include Growth Markets, USA, Returns Markets North, Returns Markets South and Logistics.

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