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A statement released earlier today by JP Morgan Cazenove about British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) bumps the target price to 5,420.00GBX

JP Morgan Cazenove bumped up the target of British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) to 5,420.00GBX stating a potential upside of 0.12%.

On Tuesday October 11, 2016, Jefferies International released a statement for British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) bumped up the target price from 5,800.00GBX to 6,000.00GBX that suggested an upside of 0.23%.

Boasting a price of 4,838.25GBX, British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) traded -0.40% lower on the day. With the last stock price close up 5.30% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the date range. British American Tobacco PLC has recorded a 50-day average of 4,828.46GBX and a two hundred day average of 4,556.31GBX. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 2,146,394 shares of BATS changing hands under the typical 2,263,750

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British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS)

With a total market value of 0 GBX, British American Tobacco PLC has price-earnings ratio of 20.72 with a one year low of 3,536.00GBX and a one year high of 5,135.00GBX .

A total of 18 equity analysts have released a ratings update on BATS. Three equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, nine equity analysts rating the company a buy, six equity analysts rating the company a hold, three equity analysts rating the company a underperform, and finally one equity analyst rating the company a sell with a one year target of 4,686.67GBX.

More About British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS)

British American Tobacco p.l.c. is a tobacco company. The Company is engaged in manufacturing and marketing cigarettes and other tobacco products. Its segments include Asia-Pacific, Americas, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA). The Company's brands include Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans. Its portfolio also includes other international brands, such as Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555 and Shuang Xi. Its tobacco product range consists of Fine Cut (roll-your-own and make-your-own tobacco), Swedish-style snus and cigars. The Company also offers vapor products (e-cigarettes), battery-powered electronic devices, tobacco heating products, licensed medicinal products and licensed nicotine products. The Company has approximately 44 factories in over 41 countries.

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