IMAX Corporation (IMAX)

NYSE: IMAX · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.24 (-1.67%)
Sep 30, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 794.33M
Revenue (ttm) 299.18M
Net Income (ttm) -14.74M
Shares Out 56.26M
EPS (ttm) -0.36
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 15.08
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 390,807
Open 14.23
Previous Close 14.36
Day's Range 14.11 - 14.66
52-Week Range 13.44 - 22.10
Beta 1.32
Analysts Buy
Price Target 22.89 (+62.1%)
Earnings Date Oct 26, 2022

About IMAX

IMAX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment technology company worldwide. It offers cinematic solution through proprietary software, theater architecture, intellectual property, and specialized equipment. The company offers IMAX Digital Re-Mastering (DMR), a proprietary technology that digitally enhances the image resolution, visual clarity, and sound quality of motion picture films for projection on IMAX screens; IMAX theater systems to exhibitor customers through sales, leases, and joint revenue sharing arra... [Read more...]

Industry Entertainment
IPO Date Jun 9, 1994
CEO Richard Gelfond
Employees 665
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol IMAX
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, IMAX's revenue was $254.88 million, an increase of 86.04% compared to the previous year's $137.00 million. Losses were -$22.33 million, -84.47% less than in 2020.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 16 analysts, the average rating for IMAX stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 22.89, which is an increase of 62.11% from the latest price.

Price Target
(62.11% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts


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