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

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$32.61 -0.11 (-0.34 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 11:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$32.72
Today's Range$32.57 - $32.89
52-Week Range$32.56 - $71.44
Volume47,695 shs
Average Volume3.74 million shs
Market Capitalization$70.49 billion
P/E Ratio8.86
Dividend Yield7.55%
Beta0.95
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Cigarettes
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:BTI
Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:BTI
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7845-1000

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.86
Forward P/E Ratio8.84
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$26.15 billion
Price / Sales2.66
Cash Flow$4.0160 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.12
Book Value$36.91 per share
Price / Book0.88

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

Employees55,761
Outstanding Shares2,130,990,000
Market Cap$70.49 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 23rd. Stockholders 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 8.30%. 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 on Tuesday, February 14th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, January 13th 2017. The newly created shares were issued 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 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for British American Tobacco's shares. Their forecasts range from $66.00 to $66.00. On average, they anticipate British American Tobacco's share price to reach $66.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 101.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for British American Tobacco.

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

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for British American Tobacco in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 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?

Headlines about BTI stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. British American Tobacco earned a media sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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. Andrew Maclachlan Gray, Chief Marketing Officer & Member of Management Board (Age 53)
  • 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)

Who are British American Tobacco's major shareholders?

British American Tobacco's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (1.51%), Capital Research Global Investors (0.93%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.25%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.23%), Newport Trust Co (0.21%) and Capital World Investors (0.18%).

Which institutional investors are selling British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Capital Research Global Investors, Capital World Investors, Deutsche Bank AG, FMR LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH and KAMES CAPITAL plc.

Which institutional investors are buying British American Tobacco stock?

BTI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Aperio Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.

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 $32.74.

How big of a company is British American Tobacco?

British American Tobacco has a market capitalization of $70.49 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:  192 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  182 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  374
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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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