British American Tobacco PLC (BATS.L)

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British American Tobacco PLC is a global tobacco company, with brands sold in more than 200 markets. The Company’s four principal brands include Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall. The Company has many other international and local brands, including State Express 555, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A,... (more)


Beta: 0.76
Market Cap(Mil.): £67,005.73
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,864.12
Dividend: 100.60
Yield (%): 4.12


  BATS.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 21.59 27.99 41.35
EPS (TTM): 1.67 -- --
ROI: 19.26 63.12 59.33
ROE: 51.30 68.80 66.96
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Fitch Affirms British American Tobacco plc. at 'A-'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, March 03 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed British American Tobacco plc.'s (BAT) Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A-' with a Stable Outlook. The Short-term IDR has been affirmed at 'F2'. In addition, the senior unsecured long-term rating of debt issued by BAT's subsidiaries, B.A.T. International Finance plc and B.A.T. Netherlands Finance B.V., has been affirmed at 'A-'. The short-term debt rating has been affirmed

03 Mar 2015

UPDATE 1-BAT offers to buy out Souza Cruz stake in 2.3 bln stg deal

LONDON, March 3 - British American Tobacco has submitted a proposal to buy the 24.7 percent stake it does not own in Brazil's largest cigarette company, Souza Cruz, in a deal that would cost about 2.3 billion pounds ($3.5 billion).

03 Mar 2015

BAT offers to buy out Souza Cruz stake

LONDON, March 3 - British American Tobacco said on Tuesday it was seeking to buy the 24.7 percent it did not already own in Brazil's Souza Cruz and to delist the company.

03 Mar 2015

BRIEF-BAT begins tender process to appoint new external auditors

* Commenced a competitive tender process to appoint new external auditors for 2015 onwards

02 Mar 2015

Kenya's BAT says FY 2104 pretax profit up 11 pct

NAIROBI, Feb 27 - British American Tobacco Kenya's full year 2014 pretax profit jumped 11 percent to 6.1 billion shillings ($66.8 million), helped by increased export and domestic sales, the company said on Friday.

27 Feb 2015

British American Tobacco sales fall less than expected

LONDON - British American Tobacco , the world's second-biggest tobacco company, reported slightly better than expected sales for 2014, gaining share in a market shrinking as more smokers stub out the habit.

26 Feb 2015

UPDATE 2-British American Tobacco sales fall less than expected

* Says expects to outperform market in tough conditions in 2015 (Adds more comments, share activity, byline)

26 Feb 2015

Britain's FTSE edges higher after StanChart announces new CEO

LONDON, Feb 26 - Britain's top share index edged higher on Thursday following a spate of mixed earnings reports, supported by the banking sector as the market welcomed the announcement of a new CEO of Standard Chartered.

26 Feb 2015

BRIEF-British American Tobacco FY adj EPS fell 3.9 pct

* FY operating margin, at current rates of exchange, grew by more than 50 basis points to 38.7 pct

26 Feb 2015

BRIEF-British American Tobacco CEO expects to outperform industry this year

* British American Tobacco CEO says expects BAT to do better than the 1-1.5 percent decline expected for the industry in 2015.

26 Feb 2015

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