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Imperial Logistics Ltd (JSE: IPL) | Share Price

Nigel Firth
Nigel Frith trader
Updated 2 Sep 2022

Imperial Logistics Ltd is a South Africa based integrated outsourced logistics service provider that is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and provides integrated market access and logistics solutions.

Latest Imperial Logistics Ltd Share Price

The graph above shows the latest Imperial Logistics Ltd share price on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Investors have seen Imperial Logistics Ltd shares perform disastrously historically, and it definitely doesn’t remain a steady investment. Imperial Logistics Ltd stock is live on the JSE under the stock symbol of IPL and is available to trade via various brokers in South Africa.

What is Imperial Logistics Ltd

The history of Imperial Logistics Ltd can be traced back to 1946 when the company was founded as Imperial Holdings Limited. It changed its name to Imperial Logistics Limited in December 2018.

Imperial Logistics Ltd is ranked among the top 30 global logistics providers and operates in more than 26 countries where it plays a critical role in the lives of clients, countries and communities by providing access to quality products and services with focus on the automotive, chemicals, consumer, healthcare and industrial industries.

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Today, Imperial Logistics Ltd has a diversified portfolio of products and services in more sectors of the Industrials value chain and renders the following services: outsourced integrated freight management services, such as road, air, and ocean freight management services; contract logistics services, including warehousing, distribution, and synchronization management; and sourcing, warehousing, distribution, synchronisation, and transportation management services.

Imperial Logistics Ltd also serves primarily healthcare, consumer, automotive, chemicals, and industrial markets.

Imperial Logistics Ltd's equity stocks are for sale online on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) under the stock symbol IPL.

Imperial Logistics Ltd has its headquarters at Imperial Place, 79 Boeing Road East, Jeppe Quondam, Bedfordview, South Africa.

Imperial Logistics Ltd has more than 25 000 employees and currently serves clients in areas including Africa, Europe, and Internationally.

The current CEO of Imperial Logistics Ltd is Mohammed Akoojee.

Imperial Logistics Ltd forms part of the Integrated Freight & Logistics Industry and the Industrials Sector of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).

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Imperial Logistics Ltd Stock Performance

The current price for Imperial Logistics Ltd stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is 62.64 ZAR.

An analysis of financial data of Imperial Logistics Ltd showed that the company has a total market capitalisation of 12.7 Billion ZAR, with a Price/Earning ratio of 19.05 and earnings per share of 3.32 ZAR. The dividend per share of IPL was 0.83 ZAR and its dividend yield was 1.31 %. A total of 203 Million shares were outstanding.

With an increase of earnings per share and reliable profits over a period, investors who want to buy or sell Imperial Logistics Ltd stocks can be assured of lucrative dividends and earnings in times to come.

According to an analysis on the live chart of Imperial Logistics Ltd, analysts forecast further improved performance for the Industrials sector with market share growing as trading volumes increase.

Highlights of Imperial Logistics Ltd in 2021

Imperial Logistics Ltd started the current financial year (2021) with a share price of 37.35 ZAR on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), and it has gained 69.3 % in value on its price valuation, ranking 61st on the JSE with its year-to-date performance.

Imperial Logistics Ltd is currently the 86th most-traded stock on the JSE and it has experienced a total trading volume of more than 65.1 million shares, which were finalised in 31,350 deals and were valued at a total of 4.07 billion ZAR over the recent three month period from August to November 2021, with an average of 1.03 million shares in each trading session.

During the same period a volume high of 7.03 million was achieved on 22 September and a low of 71,141 on 18 November.

How to buy Imperial Logistics Ltd stocks – Step by Step

The stock market is one of the most attractive financial markets that sees millions of retail investors and traders' participating daily. To buy, sell or trade Imperial Logistics Ltd stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), traders and investors can follow a few simple steps:

  1. Find the share that you want to buy, in this case, “IPL”.
  2. Select a forex broker that offers access to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
  3. Review the broker's trading conditions, fees, deposit and withdrawal methods, trading platform, customer support, regulation, and other components to ensure that they are aligned with your trading plan.
  4. Open a live trading account with the broker by completing the online application form and providing the necessary documentation to verify the trading account.
  5. You are now ready to make your first share purchase through the broker.
  6. You can further start to build and diversify your portfolio by buying more shares.


The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) was founded in 1887 during the first South African gold rush. Today it is the principal stock exchange of South Africa and the largest exchange on the continent.

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is located in Sandton, Johannesburg and is described as the engine room of the South African economy, with the main purpose of facilitating the raising of primary capital for listed companies while improving job opportunities and wealth creation by providing an orderly market for dealing in securities for investors.

The JSE upgraded to electronic trading in 1996, and in 2005, demutualized and listed on its own exchange.

Nigel Firth
Nigel has been in the regulated financial services industry for nearly a decade, has previously owned a financial brokerage and has written many times for sites relating to personal finance and trading.