BTI - British American Tobacco p.l.c. Stock Price, News & Analysis

$66.80 -0.61 (-0.90 %)
(As of 11/22/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$67.41
Today's Range$66.60 - $67.13
52-Week Range$53.74 - $73.41
Volume1.37 million shs
Average Volume3.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$140.92 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.39%
Beta1.05

About British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

British American Tobacco p.l.c. logoBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. is a tobacco and next generation products company. The Company's tobacco product range includes cigarettes, fine cut (roll-your-own and make-your-own tobacco) and Swedish-style snus. Its segments include Asia-Pacific, Americas, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA). The Asia-Pacific segment includes its operations in various countries, including Australia, Pakistan, Malaysia, Vietnam, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, New Zealand and Bangladesh. The Americas segment includes its operations in various countries, including Brazil, Mexico, Canada, Colombia, Argentina, Chile and Venezuela. The Western Europe segment includes its operations in various countries, including Germany, Denmark, Switzerland, Belgium, France, the United Kingdom, Romania, Spain, Italy, Poland and Croatia/Balkans. The EEMEA segment includes its operations in various countries, including Russia, Ukraine, South Africa, Turkey, Egypt, Nigeria and Algeria.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Tobacco
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Symbol: NYSE:BTI
  • Previous Symbol: NYSEMKT:BTI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.bat.com
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.91%
  • Current Ratio: 0.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.48%
Price-To-Earnings:
  • Forward P/E Ratio: 17.81
  • P/E Growth: 1.82
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $20.00 billion
  • Price / Sales: 7.12
  • Cash Flow: $3.84 per share
  • Price / Cash: 17.41
  • Book Value: $6.11 per share
  • Price / Book: 10.93
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $2.24
  • Dividend Yield: 3.4%
Misc:
  • Employees: 49,817
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,130,960,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

What is British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock symbol?

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

How often does British American Tobacco p.l.c. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for British American Tobacco p.l.c.?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. declared a None dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.728 per share on Tuesday, October 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 16th. View British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s Dividend History.

When did British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock split? How did British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock split work?

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

Where is British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock going? Where will British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock. Their forecasts range from $59.00 to $79.00. On average, they expect British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s share price to reach $72.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for British American Tobacco p.l.c..

Who are some of British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s key competitors?

Who are British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s key executives?

British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Nicandro Durante, Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 60)
  • J. Ben Stevens, Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 57)
  • Debra A. Crew, President and Chief Executive Officer - Reynolds American (Age 46)
  • Jack Marie Henry David Bowles, Chief Operating Officer - International Business (Age 53)
  • Andrew M. Gray, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 52)
  • Jerome Abelman, Director, Legal & External Affairs and General Counsel (Age 53)
  • Kingsley Wheaton, Managing Director - Next Generation Products (Age 44)
  • Giovanni Giordano, Director, Group Human Resources (Age 51)
  • Alan Davy, Director, Operations (Age 53)
  • David O'Reilly, Group Scientific Director (Age 50)

Who owns British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock?

British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.35%), Evercore Trust Company N.A. (0.23%), Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (0.14%), Legal & General Group Plc (0.13%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.12%) and Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (0.10%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for British American Tobacco p.l.c..

Who sold British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock? Who is selling British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock?

British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Stevens Capital Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Foyston Gordon & Payne Inc, Brandes Investment Partners LP, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Todd Asset Management LLC and Atlantic Trust LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for British American Tobacco p.l.c..

Who bought British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock? Who is buying British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock?

British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Evercore Trust Company N.A., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Legal & General Group Plc, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Jane Street Group LLC and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. View Insider Buying and Selling for British American Tobacco p.l.c..

How do I buy British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock?

Shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. 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 p.l.c.'s stock price today?

One share of British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.80.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco p.l.c.?

British American Tobacco p.l.c. has a market capitalization of $140.92 billion and generates $20.00 billion in revenue each year. British American Tobacco p.l.c. employs 49,817 workers across the globe.

How can I contact British American Tobacco p.l.c.?

British American Tobacco p.l.c.'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 p.l.c. (BTI)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  82 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  61 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  143
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about British American Tobacco p.l.c. and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 11 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.92)
Consensus Price Target: $72.00 (7.78% upside)

Consensus Price Target History for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

Price Target History for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

Analysts' Ratings History for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/18/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetBuy$78.00N/AView Rating Details
10/9/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
9/26/2017Cowen and CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformHighView Rating Details
8/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightLowView Rating Details
8/4/2017InvestecUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
7/31/2017SBG SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
7/31/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
7/6/2017Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetBuy$79.00LowView Rating Details
4/6/2017Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeOutperformN/AView Rating Details
3/6/2017ArgusUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/10/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/6/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
7/8/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
4/14/2016First GlobalUpgradeMarketperform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.03 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

Most Recent Dividend:10/3/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.24
Dividend Yield:3.35%
Dividend Growth:0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:59.73% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
55.58% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI)

Dividend History by Quarter for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE BTI)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2017None$0.738/16/20178/18/201710/3/2017
7/27/2017None$0.732.28%8/16/20178/18/201710/3/2017
3/2/2017semiannual$1.484.63%3/15/20173/17/20175/9/2017
8/1/2014semiannual$1.602.76%8/20/20148/22/201410/3/2014
3/3/2014semiannual$3.266.02%3/12/20143/14/20145/13/2014
8/2/2013semiannual$1.362.51%8/21/20138/23/201310/3/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE BTI)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE BTI)

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Jefferies Group Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI)Jefferies Group Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 3:44 AM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Given a $78.00 Price Target by Jefferies Group LLC AnalystsBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Given a $78.00 Price Target by Jefferies Group LLC Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 7:48 AM
A Power Shift In Big Tobacco - Seeking AlphaA Power Shift In Big Tobacco - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - November 17 at 4:19 PM
Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - BTI - NasdaqBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - BTI - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 17 at 4:19 PM
Tracking David Winters Wintergreen Advisers Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update - Seeking AlphaTracking David Winters' Wintergreen Advisers Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - November 17 at 8:26 AM
Calavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 16, 2017 - NasdaqCalavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 16, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 16 at 10:19 PM
Top 15 Countries with Highest Cigarette Consumption in the WorldTop 15 Countries with Highest Cigarette Consumption in the World
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:14 PM
Cigarette Companies Will Have Ads on TV, but They Wont Help the Bottom LineCigarette Companies Will Have Ads on TV, but They Won't Help the Bottom Line
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 12:06 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 9:50 AM
Advisory: RAI certified as a Great Place to Work®Advisory: RAI certified as a Great Place to Work®
www.prnewswire.com - November 7 at 7:44 PM
ADRUs Underlying Holdings Imply 13% Gain PotentialADRU's Underlying Holdings Imply 13% Gain Potential
www.nasdaq.com - November 6 at 10:57 PM
Bioabsorption Breakthrough Shows Promise for Tobacco, Cannabinoids, MedicationBioabsorption Breakthrough Shows Promise for Tobacco, Cannabinoids, Medication
www.marketwatch.com - November 2 at 5:28 PM
Philip Morris: Still Smoking?Philip Morris: Still Smoking?
www.barrons.com - October 16 at 5:31 PM
Philip Morris (PM) Q3 Earnings to Gain From iQOS ProductsPhilip Morris (PM) Q3 Earnings to Gain From iQOS Products
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 5:31 PM
Retirement Income: Altria Or British American Tobacco?Retirement Income: Altria Or British American Tobacco?
seekingalpha.com - October 16 at 5:31 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by BrokeragesBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 10:44 AM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. Expected to Post FY2018 Earnings of $4.02 Per Share (BTI)British American Tobacco p.l.c. Expected to Post FY2018 Earnings of $4.02 Per Share (BTI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 7:13 AM
Why Big Tobaccos Contribution To Anti-Smoking Campaign Isnt As Self-Destructive As It SeemsWhy Big Tobacco's Contribution To Anti-Smoking Campaign Isn't As Self-Destructive As It Seems
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 8:52 PM
Universal Corporation (UVV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for OctoberUniversal Corporation (UVV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October
www.nasdaq.com - October 5 at 12:09 PM
ETFs with exposure to British American Tobacco plc : October 5, 2017ETFs with exposure to British American Tobacco plc : October 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 12:09 PM
Reynolds, Altria to run self-critical ads about smoking risksReynolds, Altria to run 'self-critical' ads about smoking risks
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 12:45 PM
Turning Point Brands: Acquisitions And Refinancing Unlock Substantial ValueTurning Point Brands: Acquisitions And Refinancing Unlock Substantial Value
seekingalpha.com - October 3 at 9:00 AM
Alico, Inc. (ALCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2017 - NasdaqAlico, Inc. (ALCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 27 at 10:47 PM
Tobacco Stocks Ready to BounceTobacco Stocks Ready to Bounce
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 3:50 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Upgraded at Cowen and CompanyBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Upgraded at Cowen and Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 26 at 9:30 AM
Short Interest in British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Declines By 36.3%Short Interest in British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Declines By 36.3%
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 2:20 AM
6 Reasons to Hold Philip Morris (PM) Despite Industry Woes6 Reasons to Hold Philip Morris (PM) Despite Industry Woes
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 5:22 PM
Heres Why You Should Hold on to Altria (MO) Stock Right NowHere's Why You Should Hold on to Altria (MO) Stock Right Now
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 5:25 PM
British American Tobacco creates COO positionBritish American Tobacco creates COO position
seekingalpha.com - August 31 at 9:49 PM
FY2018 EPS Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. Lowered by Analyst (BTI)FY2018 EPS Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. Lowered by Analyst (BTI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 9:00 AM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 10:48 AM
FY2017 EPS Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Increased by Jefferies GroupFY2017 EPS Estimates for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Increased by Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 9:38 AM
$1.76 Earnings Per Share Expected for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) This Quarter$1.76 Earnings Per Share Expected for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 8:14 AM
ETFs with exposure to British American Tobacco plc : August 16, 2017ETFs with exposure to British American Tobacco plc : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 10:20 PM
British American Tobacco goes ex-dividend tomorrowBritish American Tobacco goes ex-dividend tomorrow
seekingalpha.com - August 15 at 5:37 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Short Interest UpdateBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 3:16 AM
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates Neutral Rating for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI)Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates Neutral Rating for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 1:38 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Rating Increased to Buy at InvestecBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Rating Increased to Buy at Investec
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 1:04 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at J P Morgan Chase & CoBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 10:29 AM
Financial Contrast: Philip Morris International (PM) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI)Financial Contrast: Philip Morris International (PM) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 8:10 AM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 12:34 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Rating Reiterated by UBS AGBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Rating Reiterated by UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 11:08 AM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Upgraded to Buy at SBG SecuritiesBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) Upgraded to Buy at SBG Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:20 PM
British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Declares $0.73 None DividendBritish American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) Declares $0.73 None Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 11:32 AM
British American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) Short Interest Up 5.1% in JulyBritish American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) Short Interest Up 5.1% in July
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 6:45 PM
British American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) & Vector Group (VGR) Financial ReviewBritish American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) & Vector Group (VGR) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 9:20 AM
Head to Head Comparison: British American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) versus Vector Group (VGR)Head to Head Comparison: British American Tobacco PLC (NYSE:BTI) versus Vector Group (VGR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 8:29 AM
British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) Short Interest UpdateBritish American Tobacco PLC (BTI) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 6:26 PM
Reynolds American (RAI) Stock Lacks Luster: What Lies Ahead?Reynolds American (RAI) Stock Lacks Luster: What Lies Ahead?
finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 3:17 PM
British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) versus Reynolds American (RAI) Head to Head ComparisonBritish American Tobacco PLC (BTI) versus Reynolds American (RAI) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 8:14 PM

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