British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

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2,961.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -17.50p
  • 52 Week High: 4,047.50p
  • 52 Week Low: 2,375.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,293.81m
  • Volume: 1,432,158
  • Market Cap: 67,920m
  • RiskGrade: 154
  • Beta: 0.02

BATS Overview

British American Tobacco was founded in 1902 as a joint venture between the UKs Imperial Tobacco Company and the American Tobacco Company. It is second only to Philip Morris in the World cigarette market, with more than 300 brands sold in around 180 markets.

1 Day Chart (23-08-2019)

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6 Month Chart

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 6.9% 7.0%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 38.0% 37.9%
ROCE 133.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.9 9.1
PEG 1.9 1.0
Pr/Revenue 2.8 2.6
Pr/Book 1.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 25.2% 6.0%
PBT -71.7% 17.9%
EPS 5.1% 9.2%
DPS 4.0% 4.5%

BATS Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 13,971.00 4,848.00 104.35p 33.5 n/a -4% 74.05p 2.1%
31-Dec-15 13,104.00 5,855.00 208.90p 18.1 0.2 +100% 154.00p 4.1%
31-Dec-16 14,751.00 6,245.00 248.40p 18.6 1.0 +19% 169.40p 3.7%
31-Dec-17 19,564.00 29,527.00 283.10p 17.7 1.3 +14% 195.20p 3.9%
31-Dec-18 24,492.00 8,351.00 297.60p 8.4 1.7 +5% 203.00p 8.1%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

BATS Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 25,954.80 9,845.96 325.12p 9.1 1.0 +9% 212.07p 7.0%
31-Dec-20 27,447.64 10,816.54 351.24p 8.4 1.0 +8% 226.66p 7.5%

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BATS Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 16-Aug-2019 10:30 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 16-Aug-2019 07:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 16-Aug-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
15-Aug-19 Buy Dividends Savio Kwan 3,107.54p 111 3,449.36
09-Aug-19 Buy Dividends Jack Bowles 3,071.00p 147 4,514.37
08-Aug-19 Buy Dividends Tadeu Marroco 3,069.17p 468 14,363.72

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

BATS Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 2,961.00p
Change Today -17.50p
% Change -0.59 %
52 Week High 4,047.50p
52 Week Low 2,375.00p
Volume 1,432,158
Shares Issued 2,293.81m
Market Cap 67,920m
Beta 0.02
RiskGrade 154

BATS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value Not Available
Price Trend
29.32% below the market average29.32% below the market average29.32% below the market average29.32% below the market average29.32% below the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Income
86.56% above the market average86.56% above the market average86.56% above the market average86.56% above the market average86.56% above the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Growth
53.96% above the market average53.96% above the market average53.96% above the market average53.96% above the market average53.96% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 14
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 20
buy
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BATS Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Q4 Q3
Ex-Div 24-Dec-19 03-Oct-19
Paid 06-Feb-20 14-Nov-19
Amount 50.75p 50.75p

Trades for 23-Aug-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:46 700 @ 2,996.86p
16:46 200 @ 2,992.25p
16:35 661,170 @ 2,961.00p
16:29 171 @ 2,970.00p
16:29 32 @ 2,970.00p

BATS Key Personnel

Chair Richard Burrows
CEO Jack Bowles
Finance Director Tadeu Marroco

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