Insider Selling: British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS) Insider Sells £445,243.43 in Stock

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS) insider Andrew Gray sold 8,993 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 4,951 ($65.12), for a total value of £445,243.43 ($585,615.45).

British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BATS) opened at GBX 4,891 ($64.33) on Thursday. British American Tobacco p.l.c. has a 1-year low of GBX 4,239 ($55.75) and a 1-year high of GBX 5,643.60 ($74.23).

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Several equities analysts recently commented on BATS shares. Whitman Howard reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 5,300 ($69.71) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. UBS AG set a GBX 5,670 ($74.58) price objective on British American Tobacco p.l.c. and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. S&P Global set a GBX 5,600 ($73.66) price objective on British American Tobacco p.l.c. and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 6,500 ($85.49) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 6,400 ($84.18) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 5,686.43 ($74.79).

About British American Tobacco p.l.c.

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).

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for British American Tobacco p.l.c. (LON:BATS)

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