Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) in a report issued on Wednesday.

Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on BATS. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 5,185 ($67.75) price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, June 12th. DZ Bank restated a neutral rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Tuesday, June 12th. Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 5,200 ($67.95) price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, June 13th. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads to a sector performer rating in a report on Wednesday, June 13th. Finally, Deutsche Bank restated a buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, June 13th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 5,070.63 ($66.26).

British American Tobacco Plc Ads stock opened at GBX 3,272 ($42.75) on Wednesday. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 12 month low of GBX 4,064 ($53.10) and a 12 month high of GBX 5,643.60 ($73.74).

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 4th will be paid a GBX 48.80 ($0.64) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 4th.

In related news, insider Kingsley Wheaton sold 1,645 shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 4,191 ($54.76), for a total value of £68,941.95 ($90,084.87).

British American Tobacco Plc Ads Company Profile

British American Tobacco p.l.c. provides cigarettes and other tobacco products worldwide. It manufactures vapour and tobacco heating products; oral tobacco and nicotine products, such as snus and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands.

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