Imperial Oil gives green light to new $2.6 billion oilsands project

James Marshall
November 9, 2018

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Shares of Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEAMERICAN:IMO) (TSE:IMO) have been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the twelve research firms that are now covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The last closing price represents the price at which the last trade occurred. The last price is also the price on which most charts are based; the chart updates with each change of the last price.

The dividend per share is now 0.58, which is a dividend yield of 1.81%. Daily volume is the number of shares that are traded during one trading day. These 52-week values data help to compare its recent price with high or low prices inside a one-year framework. The earnings growth rate for the next years is an important measure for investors planning to hold onto a stock for several years. But, on the other hand, if a stock is trading on high volume, then there is a lot of interest in the stock. The company's stock had a trading volume of 6,649 shares, compared to its average volume of 340,817.

Imperial Oil Limited (IMO) is Canada based company. Higher the beta discloses more riskiness and lower the beta lower the risk. The company's earnings will usually have a direct relationship to the price of the company's stock. If you own a stock that has extremely low daily volume, it may be hard to get free of in a short time period. Analysts expected the stock to attain $32.51 price in coming 52-week period.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Mobius Capital Management LLC Purchases New Stake in Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEAMERICAN:IMO)" was first published by Marea Informative and is owned by of Marea Informative. Checking last 5 years, the company displayed annual EPS growth of -33.40% and expected annual growth of 23.01% for next 5 years. To measure stock performance since start of the year, it resulted a change of 3.11%. If the indicator travels under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold. Understanding how performance fits in with your overall investing strategy - and what else should be considered - can keep you from developing tunnel vision. Over three months, it changed -2.39%. Volatility is measured by calculating the standard deviation of the annualized returns over a given period of time. During that same period, the low price touched 25.91.

The average true range is a volatility indicator. This stock's Average True Range (ATR) is now standing at 0.94. The Company's beta coefficient sits at 0.82. The stock has PEG of 1.61.

The stock has RSI reading of 51.15. The RSI was developed by J. Welles Wilder, and it oscillates between 0 and 100. The support is simply a level where a stock may see a bounce after it has fallen. Similarly, an RSI of 100 means that the stock price has risen in all of the 14 trading days. The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. RSI can be used as a leading indicator as it normally tops and bottoms ahead of the market, thereby indicating an imminent correction in the price of a security. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. 1 or 2 = Buy view 4 or 5 = Sell opinion.

IMO has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports.

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