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British American Tobacco Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.38 (-1.09 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $34.59
50-Day Range
MA: $33.98
52-Week Range
Now: $34.59
Volume1.70 million shs
Average Volume2.28 million shs
Market Capitalization$79.21 billion
P/E Ratio8.38
Dividend Yield7.84%
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 & 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.35 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cigarettes
Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:BTI



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$33.04 billion
Cash Flow$5.41 per share
Book Value$38.44 per share



Outstanding Shares2,290,000,000
Market Cap$79.21 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
-0.38 (-1.09 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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British American Tobacco (NYSE:BTI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has British American Tobacco's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

British American Tobacco's stock was trading at $37.26 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BTI shares have decreased by 7.2% and is now trading at $34.59.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of British American Tobacco?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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 Monday, March 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 18th will be given a dividend of $0.6721 per share on Monday, February 8th. This represents a $2.69 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.77%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 17th.
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When did British American Tobacco's stock split? How did British American Tobacco's stock split work?

British American Tobacco's stock split on Tuesday, February 14th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, January 13th 2017. The newly minted 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?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for British American Tobacco's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect British American Tobacco's share price to reach $50.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 44.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,080,000 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the August 15th total of 6,440,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,400,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days.
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Who are some of British American Tobacco's key competitors?

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 Altria Group (MO), British American Tobacco Plc Ads (BATS), AT&T (T), Philip Morris International (PM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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 55)
  • Mr. John Benedict Stevens, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • 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)
  • Dr. David O'Reilly, Director of Scientific Research & Member of Management Board (Age 53)

What is British American Tobacco's stock symbol?

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

Who are British American Tobacco's major shareholders?

British American Tobacco's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (0.49%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.18%), Newport Trust Co (0.17%), Federated Hermes Inc. (0.12%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.12%) and Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (0.11%).

Which institutional investors are selling British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Fiduciary Trust International LLC, Newport Trust Co, and Waverton Investment Management Ltd.

Which institutional investors are buying British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Horizon Investments LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Pendal Group Ltd, Raymond James & Associates, Pacer Advisors Inc., and Advisory Research Inc..

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is British American Tobacco's stock price today?

One share of BTI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.59.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco has a market capitalization of $79.21 billion and generates $33.04 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $7.28 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.13 on an earnings per share basis. British American Tobacco employs 53,185 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 X0, WC2R 2PG. The company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7845-1000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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