British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

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5,210.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      36.00p
  • 52 Week High: 5,226.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 3,995.50p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,864.38m
  • Volume: 462,783
  • Market Cap: 97,134m
  • RiskGrade: 64
  • Beta: 0.56

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 3.3% 3.6%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 31.6% 43.5%
ROCE 40.9%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 20.8 18.0
PEG 1.1 1.1
Pr/Revenue 6.5 5.8
Pr/Book 11.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 12.6% 13.0%
PBT 6.7% 16.2%
EPS 18.9% 15.8%
DPS 10.0% 10.8%

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 16,672.77 7,254.32 287.71p 18.0 1.1 +16% 187.69p 3.6%
31-Dec-18 17,315.75 7,766.85 308.22p 16.8 2.4 +7% 201.88p 3.9%

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BATS Company Announcements

Annual Financial Report 23-Mar-2017 08:00 RNS
Publication of Suppl.Prospcts 20-Mar-2017 17:11 RNS
Annual Financial Report 13-Mar-2017 08:00 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
01-Mar-17 Buy Ben Stevens 5,133.00p 3 153.99
01-Mar-17 Buy Nicandro Durante 5,133.00p 3 153.99
01-Mar-17 Buy Jerome Abelman 5,133.00p 3 153.99

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 5,210.00p
Change Today 36.00p
% Change 0.70 %
52 Week High 5,226.00p
52 Week Low 3,995.50p
Volume 462,783
Shares Issued 1,864.38m
Market Cap 97,134m
Beta 0.56
RiskGrade 64

BATS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
63.68% below the market average63.68% below the market average63.68% below the market average63.68% below the market average63.68% 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
56.15% above the market average56.15% above the market average56.15% above the market average56.15% above the market average56.15% 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
33.52% above the market average33.52% above the market average33.52% above the market average33.52% above the market average33.52% 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
14.89% above the market average14.89% above the market average14.89% above the market average14.89% above the market average14.89% 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 11
Buy 1
Neutral 6
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 18
buy
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BATS Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 16-Mar-17 18-Aug-16
Paid 04-May-17 28-Sep-16
Amount 118.10p 51.30p

Trades for 24-Mar-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
10:00 241 @ 5,209.88p
10:00 50 @ 5,210.00p
10:00 50 @ 5,210.00p
10:00 241 @ 5,210.00p
10:00 174 @ 5,210.00p

BATS Key Personnel

Finance Director Ben Stevens
CEO Nicandro Durante
Chair Richard Burrows

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