The stock has a market capitalization of $32,940.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.18 and a beta of 0.51. Based on an average daily volume of 265,059 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is now 34.1 days. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and eight have issued a hold rating on the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $41.60.
Imperial Oil (TSE:IMO) (NYSEMKT:IMO) had its price objective raised by research analysts at National Bank Financial from C$39.00 to C$41.00 in a research note issued on Tuesday, January 9th.
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Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEAMERICAN:IMO) (TSE:IMO) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of December. TD Securities increased their price target on shares of Imperial Oil from C$42.00 to C$43.00 and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Imperial Oil by 2.9% in the second quarter. Imperial Oil has a 12 month low of C$35.15 and a 12 month high of C$45.14. Ameriprise Financial Inc. grew its stake in shares of Imperial Oil by 12.3% in the second quarter. The shares were purchased at an average price of C$39.78 per share, for a total transaction of C$218,790.00. Finally, First Eagle Investment Management LLC grew its position in Imperial Oil by 30.0% in the third quarter. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC now owns 9,207 shares of the energy company's stock worth $268,000 after acquiring an additional 817 shares during the period. The company reported C$0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of C$0.48 by C ($0.04). Imperial Oil Limited had 29 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, February 1 by Scotia Capital.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Sunday, January 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st were given a dividend of $0.16 per share. The firm has "Buy" rating by TD Securities given on Thursday, November 3.
The stock decreased 1.15% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $39.49. Imperial Oil's payout ratio is now 25.41%.
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Imperial Oil Limited is an integrated oil company. Its operations are conducted in three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Chemical. The Company is engaged in all the phases of the petroleum industry in Canada, including exploration for, and production and sale of, crude oil and natural gas. The Upstream operations include the exploration for, and production of, crude oil, natural gas, synthetic oil and bitumen.