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

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$32.10 -0.13 (-0.40 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.23
Today's Range$31.85 - $32.34
52-Week Range$30.67 - $71.44
Volume2.64 million shs
Average Volume3.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$68.75 billion
P/E Ratio8.72
Dividend Yield7.99%
Beta0.89
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 Cigarettes
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:BTI
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7845-1000

Debt

Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.41

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$26.15 billion
Price / Sales2.62
Cash Flow$4.0530 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.92
Book Value$36.91 per share
Price / Book0.87

Profitability

Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees55,761
Outstanding Shares2,130,990,000
Market Cap$68.75 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 23rd. Shareholders 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 yield of 8.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 shares split on the morning of Tuesday, February 14th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, January 13th 2017. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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.

When is British American Tobacco's next earnings date?

British American Tobacco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for British American Tobacco.

What price target have analysts set for BTI?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for British American Tobacco's stock. Their predictions 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 105.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for British American Tobacco.

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

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for British American Tobacco.

Has British American Tobacco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BTI stock has trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. British American Tobacco earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,402,213 shares, an increase of 94.7% from the December 14th total of 1,747,604 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,917,884 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 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 62)
  • Mr. John Benedict Stevens, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Andrew Maclachlan Gray, Chief Marketing Officer & Member of Management Board (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jack Marie Henry David Bowles, Member of Management Board & COO of International Bus. (Excluding US) (Age 55)
  • Mr. Kingsley Wheaton, Regional Director of Americas & Sub-Saharan Africa and Member of Management Board (Age 46)

Who are British American Tobacco's major shareholders?

British American Tobacco's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Waverton Investment Management Ltd (0.02%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.00%), Fulton Bank N.A. (0.00%), Verity & Verity LLC (0.00%), Moody National Bank Trust Division (0.00%) and Hollencrest Capital Management (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kavar Capital Partners LLC, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, First Hawaiian Bank, RB Capital Management LLC, Verity & Verity LLC and Cordasco Financial Network.

Which institutional investors are buying British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hollencrest Capital Management, Scout Investments Inc., Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, Fulton Bank N.A., Sit Investment Associates Inc. and Moody National Bank Trust Division.

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 $32.10.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco has a market capitalization of $68.75 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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  194 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  188 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  382
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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