British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

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3,800.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -15.00p
  • 52 Week High: 5,643.00
  • 52 Week Low: 3,650.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,293.65m
  • Volume: 4,871,785
  • Market Cap: 87,159m
  • RiskGrade: 129
  • Beta: 0.01

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 5.1% 5.3%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 31.9% 38.7%
ROCE 301.6%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.3 12.6
PEG 0.9 2.3
Pr/Revenue 4.3 3.5
Pr/Book 1.4  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 37.6% 24.0%
PBT 373.8% -67.1%
EPS 14.9% 5.4%
DPS 15.2% 4.4%

BATS Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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%
31-Dec-17 20,292.00 29,591.00 285.40p 17.6 1.2 +15% 195.20p 3.9%

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-18 25,154.15 9,730.41 300.72p 12.6 2.3 +5% 203.79p 5.3%
31-Dec-19 26,409.45 10,586.34 325.92p 11.7 1.4 +8% 218.63p 5.7%

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BATS Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 18-May-2018 12:30 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 17-May-2018 13:40 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 15-May-2018 12:10 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
17-May-18 Buy Dividends Savio Kwan 3,900.24p 80 3,120.19
11-May-18 Buy Alan Davy 3,880.99p 3 116.43
09-May-18 Buy Dividends Ricardo Oberlander 3,862.00p 325 12,551.50

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 3,800.00p
Change Today -15.00p
% Change -0.39 %
52 Week High 5,643.00
52 Week Low 3,650.00
Volume 4,871,785
Shares Issued 2,293.65m
Market Cap 87,159m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 129

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
73.54% below the market average73.54% below the market average73.54% below the market average73.54% below the market average73.54% 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
Income
82.39% above the market average82.39% above the market average82.39% above the market average82.39% above the market average82.39% 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
92.12% above the market average92.12% above the market average92.12% above the market average92.12% above the market average92.12% 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 16
Buy 0
Neutral 3
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 19
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BATS Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Q4 Q3
Ex-Div 27-Dec-18 04-Oct-18
Paid 07-Feb-19 15-Nov-18
Amount 48.80p 48.80p

Trades for 18-May-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:13 1,071 @ 3,835.65p
17:13 268 @ 3,835.65p
17:07 264 @ 3,835.35p
17:07 66 @ 3,835.34p
17:07 819 @ 3,828.94p

BATS Key Personnel

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

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