Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for British American Tobacco plc (BTI)

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The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 5,487 ($71.45) per share, for a total transaction of £493,830 ($643,091.55). British American Tobacco p.l.c. comprises approximately 1.2% of North American Management Corp's investment portfolio, making the stock its 28th largest position.

British American Tobacco p.l.c.is a tobacco and next generation products company.

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Atria Investments LLC raised its position in British American Tobacco PLC by 17.1% in the second quarter. Keystone Financial Planning Inc.'s holdings in British American Tobacco p.l.c. were worth $5,621,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Hays Advisory LLC now owns 4,129 shares of the company's stock worth $283,000 after buying an additional 199 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. The original version of this piece of content can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/08/12/british-american-tobacco-plcs-lonbats-buy-rating-reaffirmed-at-jefferies-group-llc.html. United States Steel & Carnegie Pension Fund increased its stake in shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c.by 320.6% in the first quarter.

Shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c.

Shares of British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) traded up 0.05% during trading on Friday, hitting $62.91.

The company now has a P/E ratio of 21.008 and the market cap of the company is 117.14B.

Company chares are trading at $63.01 which is much lower than the 50 day moving average of $67.53 and well below the 200 day moving average of $73.84.

The company recently announced a dividend that was paid on Tuesday the 9th of May 2017. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 18th will be issued a dividend of $0.728 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 16th. This represents a yield of 1.06%.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was originally reported by BNB Daily and is the property of of BNB Daily. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & global copyright laws. Bank of America Corporation set a $79.00 price objective on British American Tobacco p.l.c. and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, July 6th. (The) restated a "neutral" rating on shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c.in a report on Friday. Finally, SBG Securities upgraded shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, July 31st. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an "overweight" rating on shares of British American Tobacco p.l.c.in a report on Wednesday. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $71.00.

About British American Tobacco p.l.c. Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on shares of British American Tobacco PLC in a report on Thursday, May 25th. The Business'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).

As of the end of the quarter Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp had sold a total of 6,626 shares trimming its holdings by 0.9%.

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