British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating restated by stock analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) in a note issued to investors on Friday.

A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Investec upgraded British American Tobacco PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of British American Tobacco PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. BidaskClub lowered British American Tobacco PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on British American Tobacco PLC in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. They issued an “overweight” rating on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. British American Tobacco PLC has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $72.00.

British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) opened at 62.91 on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average of $67.33 and a 200 day moving average of $73.44. The stock has a market capitalization of $116.89 billion and a P/E ratio of 20.96. British American Tobacco PLC has a 52 week low of $60.15 and a 52 week high of $130.40.

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British American Tobacco PLC Company Profile

British American Tobacco p.l.c. is a tobacco and next generation products company. The Company’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).

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