British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS) insider Tadeu Marroco purchased 3 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 3rd. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 4,911 ($66.60) per share, for a total transaction of £147.33 ($199.80).

Tadeu Marroco also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, November 17th, Tadeu Marroco purchased 2,980 shares of British American Tobacco stock. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 4,985 ($67.60) per share, for a total transaction of £148,553 ($201,455.11).

Shares of British American Tobacco plc (LON BATS) opened at GBX 4,925 ($66.79) on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $112,910.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,169.60. British American Tobacco plc has a 12 month low of GBX 4,064 ($55.11) and a 12 month high of GBX 5,643.60 ($76.53).

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 43.60 ($0.59) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. This represents a yield of 0.88%.

BATS has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. UBS Group set a GBX 5,670 ($76.89) price target on British American Tobacco and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Goldman Sachs Group dropped their price target on British American Tobacco from GBX 5,400 ($73.23) to GBX 5,340 ($72.42) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 5,610 ($76.08) price target on shares of British American Tobacco in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Credit Suisse Group dropped their price target on British American Tobacco from GBX 6,100 ($82.72) to GBX 5,800 ($78.65) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Finally, Berenberg Bank lowered their price objective on British American Tobacco from GBX 5,670 ($76.89) to GBX 5,500 ($74.59) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 5,628.67 ($76.33).

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About British American Tobacco

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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