British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) Receives Buy Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research note issued on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports.

BATS has been the subject of several other research reports. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research report on Friday, December 6th. Deutsche Bank reissued a “buy” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research report on Tuesday. DZ Bank raised their price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads from GBX 2,610 ($34.33) to GBX 2,650 ($34.86) and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 28th. Barclays restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 4,000 ($52.62) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, November 27th. Finally, Bank of America set a GBX 2,400 ($31.57) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, October 21st. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 3,566.07 ($46.91).

Shares of BATS stock opened at GBX 3,041.50 ($40.01) on Friday. 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 116.50 ($1.53) and a 52 week high of GBX 3,222 ($42.38). The stock has a market capitalization of $68.82 billion and a PE ratio of 11.32. The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 2,895.17 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 2,911.48.

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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