British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank

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Deutsche Bank reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) in a research report report published on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

BATS has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, August 14th. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an underweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Monday, July 15th. Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 4,800 ($62.72) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, June 12th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a buy rating and set a price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, July 31st. Finally, UBS Group reiterated a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Monday, July 29th. Two 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 stock. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 3,761.33 ($49.15).

Shares of LON BATS opened at GBX 3,029 ($39.58) on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 2,995.46 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 2,956.56. The stock has a market capitalization of $69.48 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.28. The company has a quick ratio of 0.38, a current ratio of 0.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.74. 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 firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a GBX 50.75 ($0.66) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 3rd. This represents a yield of 1.61%. British American Tobacco Plc Ads’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.76%.

British American Tobacco Plc Ads Company Profile

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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