British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI) Rating Increased to Buy at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) upgraded shares of British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, October 9th, StockTargetPrices.com reports.

Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Investec raised shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. BidaskClub cut shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, June 23rd. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an overweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of Buy.

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) traded down 0.288% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $64.025. 559,659 shares of the stock traded hands. The company has a market cap of $118.96 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.356. British American Tobacco PLC has a 12 month low of $52.71 and a 12 month high of $73.41. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $62.91 and its 200-day moving average is $66.71.

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The business also recently disclosed a None dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th were issued a dividend of $0.728 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 16th.

About British American Tobacco PLC

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).

Other analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Investec raised shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. BidaskClub cut shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, June 23rd. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an overweight rating on shares of British American Tobacco PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of Buy.

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) traded down 0.288% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $64.025. 559,659 shares of the stock traded hands. The company has a market cap of $118.96 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.356. British American Tobacco PLC has a 12 month low of $52.71 and a 12 month high of $73.41. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $62.91 and its 200-day moving average is $66.71.

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The business also recently disclosed a None dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th were issued a dividend of $0.728 per share. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 16th.

About British American Tobacco PLC

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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