British American Tobacco Share Price (BATS)

4,761.50 +27.50 (+0.58%) delayed: 11:58AM GMT
Bid price 4,760.00 Open price 4,750.00
Ask price 4,763.00 Prev close 4,760.00
High price 4,810.36 Spread 0.06%
Low price 4,703.68 Volume 5,256,250

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British American Tobacco Share Price Information

Name British American Tobacco Epic BATS
Sector Tobacco ISIN GB0002875804
Activites British American Tobacco is a global tobacco company with more than 200 brands sold in over 200 markets. It has five leading brands are Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans. Index FTSE 100

British American Tobacco Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 4,761.50 Net Gearing (%) 77.80
Market Capitalisation (£m) 88,259.46 Gross Gearing (%) 84.03
Shares in issue (m) 1,864.37 Debt Ratio 77.64
P/E Ratio 20.50 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.66
Total dividends per share (p) 154.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 6.26
Dividend Yield (%) 3.29 Price to book value 17.54
Dividend cover (x) 1.47 ROCE (%) 26.01
Earning per share (p) 230.90 EPS Growth (%) 38.18
52 week high / low 5,179.50 / 3,544.00 DPS Growth (%) 3.98

British American Tobacco Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
09/09/2016 BUY Nicandro Durante CEO 3
09/09/2016 BUY Ben Stevens FD 3
09/09/2016 BUY Tadeu Marroco RES 3
06/09/2016 BUY Dr Marion Helmes NED 900
06/09/2016 BUY Dr Marion Helmes NED 3,600

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British American Tobacco Company News

08:43 18/01/2017

BAT ratingh faces downgrade after higher Reynolds bid

Fitch Ratings expects to downgrade British American Tobacco's issue default rating by two notches following the increased price and cash component of the group's revised deal to acquire full control of Reynolds American. Fitch said this would result in higher leverage than under the original...

08:00 18/01/2017

Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on British American Tobacco PLC

Credit Suisse today reaffirms its outperform investment rating on British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) and raised its price target to 5100p (from 4950p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

16:52 17/01/2017

Pound rallies on 'hard Brexit' stance

Theresa May's confirmation that the UK will leave the single market led to a surprising 2.8% rally in the pound against the dollar to $1.24. Currency traders were apparently pleased to see greater clarity on the plan for Brexit. The stronger pound hit the FTSE 100 hard, triggering a 1.4% drop...

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British American Tobacco Share Price Discussions

1 months ago

British American Tobacco puffing billy rules ok! (BATS)

the public ban has zero effect on smoker numbers. if public bans worked there would be no drug addicts at all. looks to me like its ready to climb after its latest correct.

more than 1 year ago

Trading BATS (BATS)

BATS is nudging its head on 880 again 10 Day: 2 Day: Keeping an eye on the others:

more than 1 year ago

Traders Thread - Tuesday 24th February (BATS)

UK PreMarket Futures FTSE +5 DAX -5 DOW -5 S&P -0.4 Nasdaq Unch 1 Day 2 Day   5 Day UK News   Gold/Bond Pivots Markets...

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