Liberum Capital restated their buy rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) in a research note released on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.
Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on BATS. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 3,600 ($47.36) target price on British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 27th. Jefferies Financial Group lowered their price target on British American Tobacco Plc Ads from GBX 4,900 ($64.46) to GBX 4,800 ($63.14) and set a buy rating for the company in a report on Monday, November 4th. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 3,000 ($39.46) price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, November 27th. Morgan Stanley reissued a sell rating and set a GBX 2,600 ($34.20) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Thursday, November 21st. Finally, DZ Bank boosted their price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads from GBX 2,610 ($34.33) to GBX 2,650 ($34.86) and gave the stock a sell rating in a research report on Thursday, November 28th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 3,566.07 ($46.91).
LON:BATS opened at GBX 2,960 ($38.94) on Friday. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 1 year low of GBX 116.50 ($1.53) and a 1 year high of GBX 3,222 ($42.38). The stock has a market cap of $68.82 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.02. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.74, a quick ratio of 0.38 and a current ratio of 0.73. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 2,874.95 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 2,910.89.
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, tobacco-free nicotine pouches, and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Newport, Camel, Natural American Spirit, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands.
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