British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

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4,980.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      13.00p
  • 52 Week High: 5,643.00
  • 52 Week Low: 4,506.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,293.63m
  • Volume: 282,542
  • Market Cap: 114,223m
  • RiskGrade: 108

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.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.4% 3.7%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 31.6% 40.5%
ROCE 40.9%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 20.0 17.7
PEG 1.1 1.3
Pr/Revenue 7.7 5.5
Pr/Book 13.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 12.6% 39.7%
PBT 6.7% 33.7%
EPS 18.9% 13.2%
DPS 10.0% 8.9%

BATS Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 15,190.00 5,592.00 103.15p 30.3 6.1 +5% 67.45p 2.2%
31-Dec-13 15,260.00 5,799.00 108.70p 29.8 6.0 +5% 71.20p 2.2%
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%

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-17 20,606.44 8,351.55 281.19p 17.7 1.3 +13% 184.46p 3.7%
31-Dec-18 27,051.38 10,446.62 308.62p 16.1 1.7 +10% 199.61p 4.0%

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Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
06-Dec-17 Buy Giovanni Giordano 4,907.00p 2 98.14
06-Dec-17 Buy Johan Vandermeulen 4,907.00p 3 147.21
06-Dec-17 Buy Naresh Sethi 4,907.00p 3 147.21

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 4,980.00p
Change Today 13.00p
% Change 0.26 %
52 Week High 5,643.00
52 Week Low 4,506.50
Volume 282,542
Shares Issued 2,293.63m
Market Cap 114,223m
RiskGrade 108

BATS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
72.13% below the market average72.13% below the market average72.13% below the market average72.13% below the market average72.13% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Price Trend
11.30% above the market average11.30% above the market average11.30% above the market average11.30% above the market average11.30% 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
Income
41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average41.49% above the market average41.49% 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
9.98% above the market average9.98% above the market average9.98% above the market average9.98% above the market average9.98% 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

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 16
Buy 1
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 18
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BATS Dividends

  Latest Previous
  2nd Interim Interim
Ex-Div 28-Dec-17 17-Aug-17
Paid 08-Feb-18 28-Sep-17
Amount 43.60p 56.50p

Trades for 18-Dec-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
08:45 52 @ 4,980.00p
08:45 100 @ 4,980.00p
08:45 15 @ 4,979.50p
08:45 16 @ 4,979.50p
08:45 19 @ 4,979.50p

BATS Key Personnel

Finance Director Ben Stevens
CEO Nicandro Durante
Chair Richard Burrows
COO Jack Bowles

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