Imperial is pick of the bunch

Top tobacco stock available at what looks like knock-down price
Thursday 01 Dec 2016 Author: William Cain
Invesco Perpetual’s star UK stock picker Mark Barnett says Imperial Brands ( IMB ) is the pick of the London-listed tobacco stocks at present – and you can see why. Imperial trades on a September 2017 price-to-earnings ratio of 12 according to analyst forecasts – astonishing for a high quality mega cap stock. To recap, Imperial more than doubled earnings per share over the last decade – and management...

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