British American Tobacco (LON:BATS)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Citigroup in a note issued to investors on Thursday.
A number of other brokerages have also commented on BATS. Goldman Sachs Group boosted their price objective on British American Tobacco from GBX 5,600 ($77.37) to GBX 5,850 ($80.82) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 7th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 5,610 ($77.51) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco in a report on Tuesday, November 28th. UBS Group set a GBX 5,800 ($80.13) price objective on British American Tobacco and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, November 13th. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 5,800 ($80.13) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco in a report on Monday, January 29th. Finally, Berenberg Bank decreased their price objective on British American Tobacco from GBX 5,720 ($79.03) to GBX 5,340 ($73.78) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Monday. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. British American Tobacco has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 5,589.71 ($77.23).
British American Tobacco (LON BATS) opened at GBX 4,295.50 ($59.35) on Thursday. British American Tobacco has a 52 week low of GBX 4,064 ($56.15) and a 52 week high of GBX 5,643.60 ($77.97). The firm has a market capitalization of $98,520.00 and a P/E ratio of 338.49.
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British American Tobacco Company Profile
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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