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Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Jefferies Group in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 2,700 ($46.22) price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group’s target price indicates a potential upside of 2.66% from the stock’s previous close.

Shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT) traded up 1.18% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 2630.00. 3,776,991 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Imperial Tobacco Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 2106.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2783.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2654.64 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2478.. The company’s market cap is £25.285 billion.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at RBC Capital reiterated an “underperform” rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research note on Monday. They now have a GBX 1,900 ($32.53) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research note on Monday. They now have a GBX 2,700 ($46.22) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “underperform” rating on shares of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC in a research note on Monday. They now have a GBX 2,500 ($42.80) price target on the stock. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, six have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 2,585.11 ($44.26).

Imperial Tobacco Group PLC (LON:IMT) is a tobacco company.

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