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British American Tobacco (BATS)

Share Price:
Down 2,588.00p
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-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%
31-Dec-19 25,877.00 7,912.00 324.80p 9.9 1.1 +9% 210.40p 6.5%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Latest Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
04-Mar-20 Buy Tadeu Marroco 3,183.00p 5 159.15
13-Feb-20 Buy Dividends Savio Kwan 3,499.82p 103 3,604.81
13-Feb-20 Buy Dividends Tadeu Marroco 3,481.50p 54 1,880.01

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 2,588.00p
Change Today -145.50p
52 Week High 3,507.00p
52 Week Low 2,382.00p
Volume 6,307,419
Shares Issued 2,293.89m
Market Cap 59,366m


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  Q4 Q3
Ex-Div 17-Dec-20 01-Oct-20
Paid 03-Feb-21 12-Nov-20
Amount 52.60p 52.60p