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British American Tobacco
BATS: 2,859.00 +35.50 ( +1.26 %) delayed: 18:45PM
Bid price 2,855.00 High price 2,873.00
Ask price 2,859.00 Low price 2,830.75
Open price 2,838.50 Spread 0.14%
Prev close 2,859.00 Volume 4,194,157

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Name British American Tobacco Epic BATS
Activities 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. ISIN GB0002875804
Latest Share Price (p) 2,859.00 Net Gearing (%) 54.40
Market Capitalisation (pm) 64,764.61 Gross Gearing (%) 56.73
Shares in issue (m) 2,293.77 Debt Ratio 51.37
P/E Ratio 1.54 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.81
Total dividends per share (p) 195.20 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.31
Dividend Yield (%) 6.91 Price to book value 1.06
Dividend Cover 9.41 ROCE (%) 23.58
Earning per share (p) 1,836.30 EPS Growth (%) 633.93
52-week high / low (p) 4,509.50 / 2,336.50 DPS Growth (%) 15.23
British American Tobacco - Broker views
Date Broker Recommendation Price Old target price New target price Notes
12 Feb Liberum Capital Buy 3,000.00 - Reiterates
08 Feb Credit Suisse Outperform 4,010.00 - Reiterates
24 Jan Jefferies International Buy 5,000.00 4,900.00 Reiterates
24 Jan Deutsche Bank Buy 4,000.00 - Reiterates
23 Jan Liberum Capital Buy 3,000.00 - Reiterates

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British American Tobacco - Director deals
Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade value
14 Feb 2019 Nicandro Durante Dividend Reinvestment 5,991 @ 2,792.73p £167,312.21
12 Feb 2019 Jack Bowles Dividend Reinvestment 862 @ 2,758.25p £23,776.09
07 Jan 2019 Tadeu Marroco Buy 6 @ 2,489.00p £149.34
07 Jan 2019 Ben Stevens Buy 6 @ 2,489.00p £149.34
07 Jan 2019 Nicandro Durante Buy 6 @ 2,489.00p £149.34

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