Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE: BTI) in the last few weeks:

  • 8/11/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The).
  • 8/9/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.
  • 8/4/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. was upgraded by analysts at Investec from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 8/3/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.
  • 8/1/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at UBS AG.
  • 7/31/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. was upgraded by analysts at SBG Securities from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 7/31/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies.
  • 7/6/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. was given a new $79.00 price target on by analysts at Bank of America Corporation. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 6/16/2017 – British American Tobacco p.l.c. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “British American Tobacco is the holding company of a group of companies which manufacture, market and sell tobacco products. “

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE BTI) traded up 0.05% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $62.91. 4,161,739 shares of the company traded hands. The stock has a market capitalization of $116.89 billion, a PE ratio of 20.96 and a beta of 1.02. British American Tobacco p.l.c. has a 52-week low of $60.15 and a 52-week high of $130.40. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $67.53 and its 200 day moving average is $73.84.

The firm also recently disclosed a None dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th will be issued a $0.728 dividend. This represents a yield of 2.28%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 16th.

British American Tobacco p.l.c. is a tobacco and next generation products company. The Company’s tobacco product range includes cigarettes, fine cut (roll-your-own and make-your-own tobacco) and Swedish-style snus. Its segments include Asia-Pacific, Americas, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA).

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