NYSE:BTI - British American Tobacco Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$47.42 +0.35 (+0.74 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$47.42
Today's Range$46.75 - $47.4850
52-Week Range$46.07 - $71.44
Volume1.55 million shs
Average Volume1.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$100.31 billion
P/E Ratio12.89
Dividend Yield4.00%
British American Tobacco logoBritish 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Cigarettes
SectorConsumer Staples


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.69
Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.41


Trailing P/E Ratio12.89
Forward P/E Ratio12.45
P/E Growth1.55

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$26.15 billion
Price / Sales3.86
Cash Flow$4.1056 per share
Price / Cash11.55
Book Value$36.91 per share
Price / Book1.28


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares2,130,990,000
Market Cap$100.31 billion

British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is British American Tobacco's stock symbol?

British American Tobacco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BTI."

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

British American Tobacco announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, October 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.6792 per share on Tuesday, November 20th. This represents a $2.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 4th. View British American Tobacco's Dividend History.

When did British American Tobacco's stock split? How did British American Tobacco's stock split work?

British American Tobacco's stock split before market open on Tuesday, February 14th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, January 13th 2017. The newly created shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, February 13th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of British American Tobacco stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for BTI?

6 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for British American Tobacco's stock. Their forecasts range from $66.00 to $66.00. On average, they expect British American Tobacco's stock price to reach $66.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for British American Tobacco.

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

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for British American Tobacco.

Are investors shorting British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,876,121 shares, an increase of 59.4% from the July 31st total of 1,177,343 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,487,096 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.3 days. View British American Tobacco's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of British American Tobacco's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to British American Tobacco include Philip Morris International (PM), Altria Group (MO), Vector Group (VGR), mCig (MCIG) and White Fox Ventures (AWAW).

Who are British American Tobacco's key executives?

British American Tobacco's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nicandro Durante, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. John Benedict Stevens, Chief Information Officer, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jack Marie Henry David Bowles, Member of Management Board & COO of International Bus. (Excluding US) (Age 54)
  • Mr. Kingsley Wheaton, Regional Director of Americas & Sub-Saharan Africa and Member of Management Board (Age 45)
  • Mr. Johan Vandermeulen, Regional Director of Asia-Pacific & Middle East and Member of Management Board (Age 50)

Who are British American Tobacco's major shareholders?

British American Tobacco's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (1.54%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.28%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.27%), Newport Trust Co (0.22%), Cambiar Investors LLC (0.16%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.15%).

Which major investors are selling British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Cambiar Investors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

Which major investors are buying British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Hamlin Capital Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Stephens Inc. AR, SG Americas Securities LLC and Sei Investments Co..

How do I buy shares of British American Tobacco?

Shares of BTI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is British American Tobacco's stock price today?

One share of BTI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.42.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco has a market capitalization of $100.31 billion and generates $26.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $48.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.68 on an earnings per share basis. British American Tobacco employs 55,761 workers across the globe.

What is British American Tobacco's official website?

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

How can I contact British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco's mailing address is GLOBE HOUSE 4 TEMPLE PLACE, LONDON X0, WC2R 2PG. The company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7845-1000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for British American Tobacco (NYSE BTI)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  176 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  158 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  334
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about British American Tobacco and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BTI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BTI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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