British American Tobacco Share Price (BATS)

5,062.00 +112.00 (+2.26%) delayed: 10:57PM GMT
Bid price 5,060.00 Open price 4,930.50
Ask price 5,062.00 Prev close 5,062.00
High price 5,062.00 Spread 0.04%
Low price 4,930.50 Volume 4,392,312

Register now for FREE live British American Tobacco share prices, British American Tobacco stock quotes, charts, trades market news and much much more. Why not upgrade to a premium service and get British American Tobacco Level 2 Data, indepth research tools and investor commentary for British American Tobacco (BATS) and other London Stock Exchange equities.

British American Tobacco Share Price Chart

Advanced Charts >>

Register now for FREE British American Tobacco share price charts

British American Tobacco Share Price Information

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) 5,062.00 Net Gearing (%) 73.32
Market Capitalisation (£m) 113,534.83 Gross Gearing (%) 78.87
Shares in issue (m) 2,293.63 Debt Ratio 69.89
P/E Ratio 19.78 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.62
Total dividends per share (p) 169.40 Assets / Equity Ratio 4.73
Dividend Yield (%) 3.53 Price to book value 13.51
Dividend cover (x) 1.43 ROCE (%) 22.37
Earning per share (p) 250.20 EPS Growth (%) 8.36
52 week high / low 5,643.00 / 4,508.50 DPS Growth (%) 10.00

British American Tobacco Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
21/11/2017 SELL Tadeu Marroco RES 2,980
17/10/2017 EXR Nicandro Durante CEO 591
09/10/2017 BUY Savio Kwan NED 75
03/10/2017 DRI Nicandro Durante CEO 1,238
15/05/2017 BUY Savio Kwan NED 69

More British American Tobacco Director Deals >>

British American Tobacco Company News

09:00 09/01/2018

British American Tobacco expects benefit from US tax reform

British American Tobacco expects US tax reforms to result in a benefit of 6% to full year 2018 earnings per share. The group said that the announced changes would have no impact on the group's underlying effective tax rate, for the year ended 31 December which it previously said it expected to...

07:00 09/01/2018

Impact on BAT of new US tax legislation

RNS Number : 2755B British American Tobacco PLC 09 January 2018   British American Tobacco p.l.c. 9 January 2018   Impact on British American Tobacco of new US tax legislation   British American Tobacco p.l.c. notes the approval of the US Tax Cuts and Jobs...

07:00 08/01/2018

Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 1522B British American Tobacco PLC 08 January 2018   British American Tobacco p.l.c.   Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them   The Company has...

More British American Tobacco Company News >>

Register now for FREE British American Tobacco company news

British American Tobacco Share Price Discussions

2 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...

Register now for FREE British American Tobacco share price discussions