British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) Rating Reiterated by UBS Group

UBS Group reiterated their buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) in a research report report published on Monday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. They currently have a GBX 4,000 ($52.27) target price on the stock.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 2,800 ($36.59) target price on British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Liberum Capital restated a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, August 14th. Barclays restated an overweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, June 5th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a buy rating and issued a target price on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, July 31st. Finally, Morgan Stanley restated an underweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Monday, July 15th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 3,761.33 ($49.15).

LON BATS opened at GBX 2,978.50 ($38.92) on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $68.32 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.09. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 3,017.37 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 2,962.06. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.74, a quick ratio of 0.38 and a current ratio of 0.73. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 52 week low of GBX 2,336.50 ($30.53) and a 52 week high of GBX 4,240 ($55.40).

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 50.75 ($0.66) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 3rd. British American Tobacco Plc Ads’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.76%.

About British American Tobacco Plc Ads

British American Tobacco p.l.c. provides cigarettes and other tobacco products worldwide. It manufactures vapour and tobacco heating products; oral tobacco and nicotine products, such as snus, tobacco-free nicotine pouches, and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Newport, Camel, Natural American Spirit, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands.

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