UBS Group Reaffirms Buy Rating for British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS)

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

Several other analysts have also weighed in on BATS. Deutsche Bank reissued a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Friday, August 16th. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an underweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Monday, July 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a buy rating and set a target price on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, August 14th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 4,800 ($62.72) target price on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, June 12th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 3,761.33 ($49.15).

Shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads stock opened at GBX 3,024.50 ($39.52) on Monday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.38, a current ratio of 0.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.74. The firm has a market cap of $69.38 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.26. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a fifty-two week low of GBX 2,336.50 ($30.53) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 4,240 ($55.40). The business has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 3,017.26 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 2,960.72.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be issued a dividend of GBX 50.75 ($0.66) per share. This represents a dividend 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 presently 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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