British American Tobacco Share Price (BATS)

2,497.00 -7.00 (-0.28%) delayed: 2:57PM GMT
Bid price 2,496.50 Open price 2,518.00
Ask price 2,497.50 Prev close 2,504.00
High price 2,535.50 Spread 0.04%
Low price 2,484.00 Volume 1,694,522

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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) 2,497.00 Net Gearing (%) 54.40
Market Capitalisation (£m) 57,436.01 Gross Gearing (%) 56.73
Shares in issue (m) 2,293.77 Debt Ratio 51.37
P/E Ratio 1.36 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.81
Total dividends per share (p) 195.20 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.31
Dividend Yield (%) 7.80 Price to book value 0.94
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 / 2,438.50 DPS Growth (%) 15.23

British American Tobacco Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
07/01/2019 BUY Nicandro Durante CEO 6
07/01/2019 BUY Ben Stevens FD 6
07/01/2019 BUY Tadeu Marroco RES 6
04/12/2018 DRI Savio Kwan NED 110
27/11/2018 DRI Nicandro Durante CEO 2,601

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British American Tobacco Company News

13:45 15/01/2019

TR-1 Notification

RNS Number : 1617N British American Tobacco PLC 15 January 2019   British American Tobacco p.l.c. TR-1: S tandard form for notification of major holdings   NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to the FCA in...

07:00 14/01/2019

Board Committee Changes

RNS Number : 9356M British American Tobacco PLC 14 January 2019   14 January 2019   British American Tobacco p.l.c. Board Committee Changes   Following a review of the memberships of its Board committees, British American Tobacco today announces that Holly Keller...

14:20 11/01/2019

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

UBS today reaffirms its buy investment rating on British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) and cut its price target to 4000p (from 5650p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk

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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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