Imperial Brands Added to the SMA Portfolio

By on October 13, 2017

Imperial Brands PLC (IMBBY) was added to the SMA Portfolio this week at a price of $42.25. The allocation to IMBBY is 2.6% of the portfolio.

Imperial Brands is a large British tobacco company trading near its 52 week low. IMBBY trades at a discount (PE of around 13) to its peer group and yields over 4%. The business isn’t exciting, but it should provide stable returns in the coming years.


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