British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

2,998.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      42.50p
  • 52 Week High: 3,197.50
  • 52 Week Low: 2,375.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,293.86m
  • Volume: 1,905,833
  • Market Cap: 68,770m
  • RiskGrade: 121
  • Beta: 1.12

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 (06-12-2019)

1 Day Chart

6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 6.8% 6.9%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 38.0% 37.9%
ROCE 133.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 10.1 9.3
PEG 2.0 1.1
Pr/Revenue 2.8 2.7
Pr/Book 1.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 25.2% 5.2%
PBT -71.7% 16.8%
EPS 5.1% 8.1%
DPS 4.0% 3.9%

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 25,763.11 9,754.38 321.82p 9.3 1.1 +8% 210.94p 6.9%
31-Dec-20 26,565.50 10,553.67 342.13p 8.8 1.4 +6% 223.13p 7.3%

Copyright © 2019 FactSet Research Systems Inc. All rights reserved.

BATS Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights 02-Dec-2019 15:15 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 28-Nov-2019 13:30 RNS
2019 Second Half Pre-Close Trading Update 27-Nov-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
20-Nov-19 Buy Dividends Savio Kwan 2,938.64p 121 3,555.75
18-Nov-19 Buy Dividends Jack Bowles 2,900.00p 156 4,524.00
18-Nov-19 Buy Dividends Tadeu Marroco 2,900.00p 65 1,885.00

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 2,998.00p
Change Today 42.50p
% Change 1.44 %
52 Week High 3,197.50
52 Week Low 2,375.00
Volume 1,905,833
Shares Issued 2,293.86m
Market Cap 68,770m
Beta 1.12
RiskGrade 121

BATS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value Not Available
Price Trend
0.40% above the market average0.40% above the market average0.40% above the market average0.40% above the market average0.40% 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
91.42% above the market average91.42% above the market average91.42% above the market average91.42% above the market average91.42% 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
56.92% above the market average56.92% above the market average56.92% above the market average56.92% above the market average56.92% 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 13
Buy 0
Neutral 3
Sell 1
Strong Sell 0
Total 17
buy
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

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 06-Dec-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 649,085 @ 2,998.00p
16:29 650 @ 3,000.00p
16:29 86 @ 3,000.00p
16:29 561 @ 3,000.00p
16:29 561 @ 3,000.50p

BATS Key Personnel

Chair Richard Burrows
CEO Jack Bowles
Finance Director Tadeu Marroco

Top of Page