British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) has been assigned a GBX 2,800 ($36.59) target price by equities research analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a research report issued on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The firm presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s target price would suggest a potential downside of 3.63% from the company’s previous close.
Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on BATS. UBS Group boosted their target price on shares of Fortis from C$54.00 to C$55.00 in a research report on Wednesday, March 20th. Credit Suisse Group restated a “hold” rating on shares of FactSet Research Systems in a research report on Monday, July 8th. Jefferies Financial Group started coverage on shares of in a research report on Wednesday, June 12th. They issued a “hold” rating and a GBX 250 ($3.27) target price for the company. Morgan Stanley started coverage on shares of in a research report on Monday, June 17th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a GBX 215 ($2.81) target price for the company. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €33.40 ($38.84) target price on shares of Siemens Healthineers and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 3,817.50 ($49.88).
Shares of LON:BATS opened at GBX 2,905.50 ($37.97) on Friday. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 2,884.54. The firm has a market cap of $66.65 billion and a PE ratio of 11.04. The company has a quick ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 0.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 72.33. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 12 month low of GBX 2,336.50 ($30.53) and a 12 month high of GBX 4,265 ($55.73).
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, 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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