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British American Tobacco LSE:BATS Stock Report

Last Price

UK£33.56

Market Cap

UK£74.9b

7D

1.3%

1Y

32.1%

Updated

26 Nov, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
BATS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends4/6

BATS Stock Overview

British American Tobacco p.l.c. provides tobacco and nicotine products to consumers worldwide.

British American Tobacco p.l.c. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for British American Tobacco
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£33.56
52 Week HighUK£36.45
52 Week LowUK£25.14
Beta0.44
1 Month Change-1.71%
3 Month Change-3.09%
1 Year Change32.05%
3 Year Change9.66%
5 Year Change-29.87%
Change since IPO703.71%

Recent News & Updates

Is British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Using Too Much Debt?

Nov 20
Is British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Using Too Much Debt?

Some Investors May Be Worried About British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Returns On Capital

Oct 05
Some Investors May Be Worried About British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Returns On Capital

British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Dividend Will Be £0.5445

Sep 20
British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Dividend Will Be £0.5445

Recent updates

Is British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Using Too Much Debt?

Nov 20
Is British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Using Too Much Debt?

Some Investors May Be Worried About British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Returns On Capital

Oct 05
Some Investors May Be Worried About British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Returns On Capital

British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Dividend Will Be £0.5445

Sep 20
British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Dividend Will Be £0.5445

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of £0.5445

Aug 25
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of £0.5445

Here's Why British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Aug 14
Here's Why British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Analysts Are Updating Their British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Estimates After Its Half-Year Results

Jul 29
Analysts Are Updating Their British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Estimates After Its Half-Year Results

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Dividend Of £0.5445

Jul 27
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Dividend Of £0.5445

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has Announced A Dividend Of £0.5445

Jul 13
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has Announced A Dividend Of £0.5445

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.54

Jun 29
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.54

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Ticks All The Boxes When It Comes To Earnings Growth

Jun 23
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Ticks All The Boxes When It Comes To Earnings Growth

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.54

Jun 09
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£0.54

British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

May 12
British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.54

Apr 28
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.54

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Apr 05
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Mar 23
British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Here's Why I Think British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is An Interesting Stock

Mar 14
Here's Why I Think British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is An Interesting Stock

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

Feb 27
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.54

Feb 13
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To UK£0.54

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Oct 14
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Jul 26
British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

We Think British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Apr 28
We Think British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Should Income Investors Look At British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Before Its Ex-Dividend?

Mar 21
Should Income Investors Look At British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Before Its Ex-Dividend?

British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Shareholders Are Down 37% On Their Shares

Mar 13
British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Shareholders Are Down 37% On Their Shares

The Independent Non-Executive Director of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS), Luc Jobin, Just Bought 99% More Shares

Feb 23
The Independent Non-Executive Director of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS), Luc Jobin, Just Bought 99% More Shares

Key Things To Consider Before Buying British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) For Its Dividend

Feb 18
Key Things To Consider Before Buying British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) For Its Dividend

Should You Take Comfort From Insider Transactions At British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS)?

Jan 24
Should You Take Comfort From Insider Transactions At British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS)?

Should You Use British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Statutory Earnings To Analyse It?

Jan 09
Should You Use British American Tobacco's (LON:BATS) Statutory Earnings To Analyse It?

Are British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s (LON:BATS) Fundamentals Good Enough to Warrant Buying Given The Stock's Recent Weakness?

Dec 24
Are British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s (LON:BATS) Fundamentals Good Enough to Warrant Buying Given The Stock's Recent Weakness?

Is It Smart To Buy British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend?

Dec 12
Is It Smart To Buy British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Before It Goes Ex-Dividend?

Is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Trading At A 50% Discount?

Dec 02
Is British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) Trading At A 50% Discount?

What Kind Of Shareholders Hold The Majority In British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s (LON:BATS) Shares?

Nov 19
What Kind Of Shareholders Hold The Majority In British American Tobacco p.l.c.'s (LON:BATS) Shares?

Shareholder Returns

BATSGB TobaccoGB Market
7D1.3%1.1%1.3%
1Y32.1%31.8%-5.9%

Return vs Industry: BATS matched the UK Tobacco industry which returned 31.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BATS exceeded the UK Market which returned -5.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BATS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BATS volatility
BATS Average Weekly Movement3.0%
Tobacco Industry Average Movement3.0%
Market Average Movement5.9%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market11.1%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: BATS is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BATS's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
190254,365Jack Marie Henry Bowleshttps://www.bat.com

British American Tobacco p.l.c. provides tobacco and nicotine products to consumers worldwide. It offers vapour, tobacco heating, and modern oral nicotine products; combustible products; and traditional oral products, such as snus and moist snuff. The company offers its products under the Kent, Dunhill, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Camel, Newport, Natural American Spirit, being Vapour, THP, and Modern Oral brands.

British American Tobacco p.l.c. Fundamentals Summary

How do British American Tobacco's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BATS fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£74.93b
Earnings (TTM)UK£5.38b
Revenue (TTM)UK£26.38b

13.9x

P/E Ratio

2.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BATS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£26.38b
Cost of RevenueUK£4.63b
Gross ProfitUK£21.75b
Other ExpensesUK£16.38b
EarningsUK£5.38b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Feb 09, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)2.41
Gross Margin82.47%
Net Profit Margin20.38%
Debt/Equity Ratio60.6%

How did BATS perform over the long term?

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Dividends

6.5%

Current Dividend Yield

92%

Payout Ratio

Does BATS pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy BATS by to receive an upcoming dividend?
British American Tobacco dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateDec 22 2022
Dividend Pay DateFeb 02 2023
Days until Ex dividend25 days
Days until Dividend pay date67 days

Does BATS pay a reliable dividends?

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