Liberum Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) in a research report sent to investors on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

BATS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 2,800 ($36.59) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Barclays reaffirmed an overweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, June 5th. UBS Group reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 3,950 ($51.61) price objective (down previously from GBX 4,000 ($52.27)) on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Thursday. Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 4,035 ($52.72) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 18th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group set a GBX 4,900 ($64.03) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, September 12th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 3,678.93 ($48.07).

LON:BATS opened at GBX 2,940.50 ($38.42) on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $66.92 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.95. 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’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2,988.37 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 2,977.83. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 12-month low of GBX 2,336.50 ($30.53) and a 12-month high of GBX 3,659 ($47.81).

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be paid 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 is currently 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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