Jefferies Group upgraded shares of Japan Tobacco (OTCMKTS:JAPAF) from an underperform rating to a hold rating in a report published on Friday, The Fly reports.

Japan Tobacco (OTCMKTS:JAPAF) traded up $0.95 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $33.86. The stock had a trading volume of 12,540 shares, compared to its average volume of 30,216. Japan Tobacco has a one year low of $31.75 and a one year high of $38.09.

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