British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

2,803.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      87.00p
  • 52 Week High: 3,275.00
  • 52 Week Low: 2,448.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,294.62m
  • Volume: 3,031,680
  • Market Cap: 64,318m
  • RiskGrade: 122
  • 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.

1 Day Chart (06-05-2021)

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6 Month Chart

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 7.7% 8.1%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 38.6% 39.9%
ROCE 125.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 8.4 8.5
PEG 3.3 n/a
Pr/Revenue 2.5 2.5
Pr/Book 1.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -0.4% -1.3%
PBT 9.6% 16.9%
EPS 2.5% -1.4%
DPS 2.5% 0.8%

BATS Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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%
31-Dec-19 25,877.00 7,912.00 324.80p 9.9 1.1 +9% 210.40p 6.5%
31-Dec-20 25,776.00 8,672.00 333.00p 8.1 4.1 +2% 215.60p 8.0%

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-21 25,438.57 10,140.18 328.29p 8.5 n/a -1% 217.30p 8.1%
31-Dec-22 26,382.19 10,880.17 352.45p 8.0 1.1 +7% 230.52p 8.6%

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BATS Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 06-May-2021 16:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights 04-May-2021 13:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 30-Apr-2021 12:00 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
05-May-21 Buy Tadeu Marroco 2,717.69p 5 135.88
07-Apr-21 Buy Tadeu Marroco 2,777.25p 6 166.63
31-Mar-21 Sell Jack Bowles 2,776.00p 5,673 157,482.48

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 2,803.00p
Change Today 87.00p
% Change 3.20 %
52 Week High 3,275.00
52 Week Low 2,448.00
Volume 3,031,680
Shares Issued 2,294.62m
Market Cap 64,318m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 122

BATS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
87.80% above the market average87.80% above the market average87.80% above the market average87.80% above the market average87.80% 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
Price Trend
57.81% below the market average57.81% below the market average57.81% below the market average57.81% below the market average57.81% 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
99.07% above the market average99.07% above the market average99.07% above the market average99.07% above the market average99.07% 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
15.75% above the market average15.75% above the market average15.75% above the market average15.75% above the market average15.75% 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 17
Buy 0
Neutral 3
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 20
strong_buy
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BATS Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Q4 Q3
Ex-Div 23-Dec-21 30-Sep-21
Paid 09-Feb-22 11-Nov-21
Amount 53.90p 53.90p

Trades for 06-May-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
16:45 265 @ 2,796.50p
16:45 265 @ 2,796.50p
16:36 681 @ 2,803.00p
16:36 319 @ 2,803.00p
16:35 1,120,621 @ 2,803.00p

BATS Key Personnel

CEO Jack Bowles
Finance Director Tadeu Marroco
Chair Luc Jobin

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