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British American Tobacco (BATS) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 3,455.50
-22.50 (-0.65%)
(As of 05/19/2022 01:33 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.06 million shs
Average Volume
4.41 million shs
Market Capitalization
£78.64 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco p.l.c. provides tobacco and nicotine products to consumers worldwide. It offers vapour, tobacco heating, and modern oral nicotine products; combustible products; and traditional oral products, such as snus and moist snuff. The company offers its products under the Kent, Dunhill, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Camel, Newport, Natural American Spirit, being Vapour, THP, and Modern Oral brands. It distributes its products to retail outlets. British American Tobacco p.l.c. was incorporated in 1902 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£25.68 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 143.80 per share
Book Value
GBX 2,932.20 per share


Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
£78.64 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/4 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.30 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is British American Tobacco a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" British American Tobacco stock.
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When is British American Tobacco's next earnings date?

British American Tobacco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 27th 2022.
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How often does British American Tobacco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco declared a dividend on Friday, February 11th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 54.45 per share on Thursday, November 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 29th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is British American Tobacco a good dividend stock?

British American Tobacco pays an annual dividend of GBX 2.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.22%. BATS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of British American Tobacco is 0.73%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for BATS?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for British American Tobacco's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 3,100 to GBX 4,200. On average, they expect British American Tobacco's stock price to reach GBX 3,783.89 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are British American Tobacco's key executives?
British American Tobacco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jack Marie Henry David Bowles, CEO, Member of Management Board & Director (Age 58, Pay $4.66M)
  • Mr. Tadeu Luiz Marroco, Fin. & Transformation Director, Member of Management Board and Exec. Director (Age 56, Pay $2.33M)
  • Mr. Kingsley Wheaton, Chief Marketing Officer & Member of Management Board (Age 49)
  • Mr. Johan Vandermeulen, Regional Director of Europe & Member of Management Board (Age 54)
  • Dr. David O'Reilly, Director of Research & Science and Member of Management Board (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jerome B. Abelman, Director of Legal & External Affairs, Gen. Counsel and Member of Management Board (Age 58)
  • Mr. Luciano Comin, Regional Director for Americas & Sub-Saharan Africa and Member of Management Board (Age 52)
  • Mr. Paul Lageweg, Director of New Categories & Member of Management Board (Age 52)
  • Mr. Guy Meldrum, Member of Management Board (Age 50)
  • Ms. Hae In Kim, Director of Talent, Culture & Inclusion and Member of Management Board (Age 48)
What other stocks do shareholders of British American Tobacco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other British American Tobacco investors own include British American Tobacco (BTI), Ra International Group (RAI), Imperial Brands (IMB), BP (BP), Vodafone Group Public (VOD), Glencore (GLEN), Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB), AstraZeneca (AZN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB).

What is British American Tobacco's stock symbol?

British American Tobacco trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BATS."

How do I buy shares of British American Tobacco?

Shares of BATS and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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What is British American Tobacco's stock price today?

One share of BATS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,455.50.

How much money does British American Tobacco make?

British American Tobacco has a market capitalization of £78.64 billion and generates £25.68 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does British American Tobacco have?

British American Tobacco employs 54,365 workers across the globe.

What is British American Tobacco's official website?

The official website for British American Tobacco is www.bat.com.

How can I contact British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco's mailing address is Globe House, 4 Temple Place, LONDON, WC2R 2PG, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-78452000.

This page was last updated on 5/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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