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British American Tobacco (BATS)
Sector: Tobacco
Share Price: 2,972.00p Change Today:  0.000p  Market Cap: 68,171m

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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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 25,294.34 9,617.87 312.75p 9.5 1.9 +5% 207.44p 6.5%
31-Dec-20 26,250.79 10,309.76 334.91p 8.9 1.3 +7% 221.17p 6.9%

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BATS Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 17-May-2019 14:10 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 16-May-2019 16:30 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 16-May-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest BATS Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
14-May-19 Buy Dividends Savio Kwan 2,868.32p 119 3,413.30
08-May-19 Buy Dividends Jack Bowles 2,832.91p 888 25,156.25
08-May-19 Buy Dividends Ben Stevens 2,832.91p 12 339.95

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.


Price Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 2,972.00p
Change Today 0.000p
% Change 0.00 %
Volume 0
20-May-19 Close 2,972.00p
Shares Issued 2,293.78m
Market Cap 68,171m
Year End 31-Dec-18

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 17
Buy 0
Neutral 3
Sell 1
Strong Sell 0
Total 21
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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 --2019

Time Volume / Share Price
0 @ 0.000p

BATS Key Personnel

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