British American Tobacco Plc Ads (BATS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays

British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by analysts at Barclays in a report issued on Monday, November 12th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They presently have a GBX 4,000 ($52.27) target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of GBX 5,000 ($65.33). Barclays’ target price would suggest a potential upside of 50.18% from the company’s previous close.

Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on BATS. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 4,400 ($57.49) price objective on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 26th. Deutsche Bank reissued a “buy” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Friday, July 27th. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Thursday, July 26th. Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 5,350 ($69.91) price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 26th. Finally, UBS Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 5,650 ($73.83) price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Friday, July 27th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 4,374.71 ($57.16).

Shares of LON:BATS traded down GBX 17 ($0.22) during trading on Monday, reaching GBX 2,663.50 ($34.80). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,769,348 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,160,000. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a 12 month low of GBX 4,064 ($53.10) and a 12 month high of GBX 5,643.60 ($73.74).

In other British American Tobacco Plc Ads news, insider Giovanni Giordano sold 475 shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 3,465 ($45.28), for a total value of £16,458.75 ($21,506.27).

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 and moist snuff; cigars; and e-cigarettes. The company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555, and Shuang Xi brands.

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