British American Tobacco Share Price (BATS)

2,660.00 -41.50 (-1.54%) delayed: 8:04PM GMT
Bid price 2,660.00 Open price 2,667.50
Ask price 2,660.50 Prev close 2,660.00
High price 2,689.50 Spread 0.02%
Low price 2,626.00 Volume 4,881,445

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Name British American Tobacco Epic BATS
Sector Tobacco ISIN GB0002875804
Activites British American Tobacco plc is a global tobacco and nicotine products company. Its brands are sold in more than 200 markets and it employs around 55,000 people worldwide. BAT's cigarettes are chosen by around one in eight of the world's one billion adult smokers and its five Global Drive Brands are Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans. Alongside its traditional tobacco business, BAT is developing a portfolio of innovative next generation tobacco and nicotine products to offer consumers a choice of potentially less risky alternatives to conventional cigarettes. BAT is market leader in over 55 countries and in 2016 the Group generated reported revenue of £14.75 billion and adjusted profit of £5.48 billion. In July 2017, British American Tobacco plc acquired the remaining 57.8% of Reynolds American Inc. that BAT did not already own, creating a stronger, global tobacco and Next Generation Products company. Index FTSE 100

British American Tobacco Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 2,660.00 Net Gearing (%) 54.40
Market Capitalisation (£m) 61,966.18 Gross Gearing (%) 56.73
Shares in issue (m) 2,293.77 Debt Ratio 51.37
P/E Ratio 1.47 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.81
Total dividends per share (p) 195.20 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.31
Dividend Yield (%) 7.23 Price to book value 1.02
Dividend cover (x) 9.41 ROCE (%) 23.58
Earning per share (p) 1,836.30 EPS Growth (%) 633.93
52 week high / low 5,108.00 / 2,643.00 DPS Growth (%) 15.23

British American Tobacco Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
04/12/2018 DRI Savio Kwan NED 110
27/11/2018 DRI Nicandro Durante CEO 2,601
19/11/2018 DRI Nicandro Durante CEO 3,101
09/11/2018 BUY Nicandro Durante CEO 4
09/11/2018 BUY Ben Stevens FD 5

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British American Tobacco Company News

16:47 14/12/2018

FTSE remains in negative territory amid growth fears in China and Europe

The FTSE gained some momentum throughout the day amid weaker sterling, but ultimately struggled to drag itself out of the red, trading 0.5% lower at 6,845. Sterling declined after UK Prime Minister Theresa May failed to gain any concessions from the EU in a bid to gain support for her Brexit...

12:00 14/12/2018

Weak Chinese and European data spooks markets

By midday the FTSE 100 was down 0.7% to 6,826.50 as fragile investor confidence was punctured by soft Chinese and European economic data and a lack of progress on Brexit. Sterling fell sharply as Theresa May struggled to gain any concessions from the EU which might help get her draft Brexit deal...

11:40 14/12/2018

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on British American Tobacco PLC

JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its overweight investment rating on British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) and cut its price target to 4200p (from 4400p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk

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British American Tobacco Share Price Discussions

3 days 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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