British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) Stock Price Passes Above 200-Day Moving Average of $0.00

British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS)’s stock price passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $3,053.50. British American Tobacco Plc Ads shares last traded at $3,033.00, with a volume of 2,103,156 shares changing hands.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 4,000 ($52.27) target price on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Friday, August 2nd. 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. 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. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Monday, July 29th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 4,800 ($62.72) target price on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, June 12th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 3,761.33 ($49.15).

The company has a current ratio of 0.73, a quick ratio of 0.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.74. The company has a market cap of $69.57 billion and a PE ratio of 11.29. The business has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 2,981.12.

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

In other British American Tobacco Plc Ads news, insider Jack Bowles sold 6,811 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,947 ($38.51), for a total transaction of £200,720.17 ($262,276.45).

British American Tobacco Plc Ads Company Profile (LON:BATS)

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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