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British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,784
+50.50 (+1.85 %)
(As of 01/27/2021 12:03 PM ET)
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Today's Range
2,720
Now: GBX 2,784
2,796.56
50-Day Range
2,692.40
MA: GBX 2,780.58
2,924
52-Week Range
2,362.50
Now: GBX 2,784
3,496.50
Volume1.22 million shs
Average Volume2.50 million shs
Market Capitalization£63.87 billion
P/E Ratio10.05
Dividend Yield7.66%
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, tobacco-free nicotine pouches, and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Newport, Camel, Natural American Spirit, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson and Hedges, 555, Peter Stuyvesant, Double Happiness, Granit, Mocca, and Kodiak 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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.54 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Tobacco
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-78452000
Employees56,689
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£25.98 billion
Cash FlowGBX 220.91 per share
Book ValueGBX 3,024.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares2,294,240,000
Market Cap£63.87 billion
Next Earnings Date2/17/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 2,784
+50.50 (+1.85 %)
(As of 01/27/2021 12:03 PM ET)
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British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) (LON:BATS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 2,883 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BATS shares have decreased by 3.4% and is now trading at GBX 2,784.
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Is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) a buy right now?

14 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)?

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When is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s next earnings date?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 17th 2021.
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How often does British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) announced a dividend on Saturday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 17th will be given a dividend of GBX 52.60 per share on Wednesday, February 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 17th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) a good dividend stock?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 210 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.66%. 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 p.l.c. (BATS.L) is 75.84%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for BATS?

14 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,200 to GBX 4,000. On average, they anticipate British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s stock price to reach GBX 3,518.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) own?

Who are British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s key executives?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jack Marie Henry David Bowles, CEO, Member of Management Board & Director (Age 56, Pay $4.5M)
  • Mr. Tadeu Luiz Marroco, Fin. Director, Member of Management Board & Exec. Director (Age 54, Pay $1.43M)
  • Mr. Kingsley Wheaton, Chief Marketing Officer & Member of Management Board (Age 47)
  • Mr. Johan Vandermeulen, Regional Director of Europe & North Africa and Member of Management Board (Age 52)
  • Dr. David O'Reilly, Director of Research & Science and Member of Management Board (Age 54)
  • Mr. Alan Davy, Director of Operations & Member of Management Board (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jerome B. Abelman, Director of Legal & External Affairs, Gen. Counsel and Member of Management Board (Age 56)
  • Mr. Luciano Comin, Regional Director for Americas & Sub-Saharan Africa and Member of Management Board (Age 51)
  • Mr. Paul Lageweg, Director of New Categories & Member of Management Board (Age 51)
  • Ms. Marina Bellini, Director of Digital & Information and Member of Management Board (Age 46)

What is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)?

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 p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s stock price today?

One share of BATS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,784.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) has a market capitalization of £63.87 billion and generates £25.98 billion in revenue each year. British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) employs 56,689 workers across the globe.

What is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'s official website?

The official website for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L) is www.bat.com.

How can I contact British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS.L)'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 1/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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