British American Tobacco (BATS)

Sector:

Tobacco

Index:

FTSE 100

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2,925.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -26.50p
  • 52 Week High: 4,222.50
  • 52 Week Low: 2,375.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,293.80m
  • Volume: 2,204,735
  • Market Cap: 67,094m
  • RiskGrade: 128

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 6.9% 7.3%
Div Cover 1.5 1.5
Op Mrgn 38.0% 38.1%
ROCE 133.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.8 9.3
PEG 1.9 1.3
Pr/Revenue 2.7 2.7
Pr/Book 1.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 25.2% 4.1%
PBT -71.7% 16.4%
EPS 5.1% 7.0%
DPS 4.0% 4.1%

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 25,496.33 9,721.66 318.50p 9.2 1.3 +7% 211.35p 7.3%
31-Dec-20 26,583.26 10,455.01 341.30p 8.6 1.2 +7% 224.33p 7.7%

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BATS Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 10-Jul-2019 11:45 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 08-Jul-2019 11:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-Jul-2019 15:00 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
03-Jul-19 Buy Ben Stevens 2,975.00p 5 148.75
05-Jun-19 Buy Ben Stevens 2,848.00p 6 170.88
20-May-19 Sell Jack Bowles 2,947.00p 6,811 200,720.17

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 2,925.00p
Change Today -26.50p
% Change -0.90 %
52 Week High 4,222.50
52 Week Low 2,375.00
Volume 2,204,735
Shares Issued 2,293.80m
Market Cap 67,094m
RiskGrade 128

BATS Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value Not Available
Price Trend
22.44% below the market average22.44% below the market average22.44% below the market average22.44% below the market average22.44% below 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
90.32% above the market average90.32% above the market average90.32% above the market average90.32% above the market average90.32% 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
53.28% above the market average53.28% above the market average53.28% above the market average53.28% above the market average53.28% 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 14
Buy 1
Neutral 4
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 21
buy
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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 17-Jul-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 125 @ 2,925.00p
16:35 4,508 @ 2,925.00p
16:35 709 @ 2,925.00p
16:35 300 @ 2,925.00p
16:35 300 @ 2,925.00p

BATS Key Personnel

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

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