Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 4,860 ($63.50) target price on British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) in a report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.

BATS has been the topic of several other reports. Barclays reiterated an overweight rating and issued a GBX 5,000 ($65.33) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research report on Wednesday, September 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 4,400 ($57.49) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Friday, September 14th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research report on Friday, July 27th. UBS Group set a GBX 5,650 ($73.83) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday. Finally, Liberum Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research report on Friday, July 20th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 4,791.11 ($62.60).

Shares of LON:BATS opened at GBX 3,299.50 ($43.11) on Wednesday. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a fifty-two week low of GBX 4,064 ($53.10) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 5,643.60 ($73.74).

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 48.80 ($0.64) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.17%.

In other British American Tobacco Plc Ads news, insider Kingsley Wheaton sold 1,645 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 4,191 ($54.76), for a total transaction of £68,941.95 ($90,084.87).

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 and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands.

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