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British American Tobacco (BATS)

Share Price:
Up 2,668.00p
Change Today:
Market Cap:

Company 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

1 Day Chart

Last 6 Month

6 Month Chart


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

Latest Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
02-Oct-19 Buy Tadeu Marroco 2,975.00p 5 148.75
04-Sep-19 Buy Tadeu Marroco 2,939.50p 5 146.98
15-Aug-19 Buy Dividends Savio Kwan 3,107.54p 111 3,449.36

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Price 2,668.00p
Change Today 20.00p
52 Week High 3,619.00p
52 Week Low 2,375.00p
Volume 1,951,671
Shares Issued 2,293.81m
Market Cap 61,199m


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Ex-Div 24-Dec-19 03-Oct-19
Paid 06-Feb-20 14-Nov-19
Amount 50.75p 50.75p