LON:BATS - British American Tobacco Plc Ads Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 3,182 -15.50 (-0.48 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 11:42 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 3,197.50
Today's RangeGBX 3,131 - GBX 3,221.50
52-Week RangeGBX 2,336.50 - GBX 4,339
Volume2.69 million shs
Average Volume4.16 million shs
Market Capitalization£67.61 billion
P/E Ratio12.09
Dividend Yield6.77%
BetaN/A
British American Tobacco p.l.c. provides cigarettes and other tobacco products worldwide. It manufactures vapour and tobacco heating products; oral tobacco and nicotine products, such as snus and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands. The company sells its products to retail outlets. British American Tobacco p.l.c. was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Tobacco
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Defensive
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-78452000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£24.49 billion
Cash FlowGBX 125.65 per share
Book ValueGBX 2,858.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares2,124,899,968
Market Cap£67.61 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is British American Tobacco Plc Ads' stock symbol?

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

How often does British American Tobacco Plc Ads pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for British American Tobacco Plc Ads?

British American Tobacco Plc Ads declared a dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 50.75 per share on Wednesday, May 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 21st. This is an increase from British American Tobacco Plc Ads's previous dividend of $48.80. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View British American Tobacco Plc Ads' Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BATS?

17 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for British American Tobacco Plc Ads' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 2,700 to GBX 4,910. On average, they anticipate British American Tobacco Plc Ads' share price to reach GBX 3,868.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for British American Tobacco Plc Ads.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for British American Tobacco Plc Ads?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco Plc Ads in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for British American Tobacco Plc Ads.

Has British American Tobacco Plc Ads been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BATS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. British American Tobacco Plc Ads earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of British American Tobacco Plc Ads' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of British American Tobacco Plc Ads own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other British American Tobacco Plc Ads investors own include British American Tobacco (BTI), Imperial Brands (IMB), Glencore (GLEN), BP (BP), Vodafone Group (VOD), AstraZeneca (AZN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB), Reynolds American (RAI) and Diageo (DGE).

Who are British American Tobacco Plc Ads' key executives?

British American Tobacco Plc Ads' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nicandro Durante, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. John Benedict Stevens, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jack Marie Henry David Bowles, Member of Management Board, COO of International Bus. & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Kingsley Wheaton, Chief Marketing Officer & Member of Management Board (Age 46)
  • Mr. Johan Vandermeulen, Regional Director of Europe & North Africa and Member of Management Board (Age 51)

How do I buy shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads?

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.

What is British American Tobacco Plc Ads' stock price today?

One share of BATS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,190.50.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco Plc Ads?

British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a market capitalization of £67.79 billion and generates £24.49 billion in revenue each year.

What is British American Tobacco Plc Ads' official website?

The official website for British American Tobacco Plc Ads is http://www.bat.com/.

How can I contact British American Tobacco Plc Ads?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON BATS)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  892 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  634 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,526
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about British American Tobacco Plc Ads and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BATS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BATS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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