British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) received a GBX 3,600 ($47.04) price target from investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report issued on Thursday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.‘s target price indicates a potential upside of 23.90% from the stock’s current price.

BATS has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of FactSet Research Systems in a report on Monday, July 8th. Liberum Capital raised to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 840 ($10.98) target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, June 12th. Jefferies Financial Group initiated coverage on in a report on Wednesday, June 12th. They issued a “hold” rating and a GBX 250 ($3.27) target price on the stock. Citigroup cut OIL SEARCH LTD/ADR from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 28th. Finally, UBS Group increased their price target on Fortis from C$54.00 to C$55.00 in a research note on Wednesday, March 20th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and twelve have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. British American Tobacco Plc Ads currently 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 Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $66.65 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.04. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 1 year low of GBX 2,336.50 ($30.53) and a 1 year high of GBX 4,265 ($55.73). The company has a quick ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 0.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 72.33. The business’s 50 day moving average is GBX 2,884.54.

In other news, insider Jack Bowles sold 6,811 shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,947 ($38.51), for a total value of £200,720.17 ($262,276.45).

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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