British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research note issued to investors on Monday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They currently have a GBX 4,000 ($49.22) price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s target price suggests a potential upside of 28.85% from the company’s previous close.

BATS has been the subject of several other reports. Sanford C. Bernstein upgraded British American Tobacco Plc Ads to an “outperform” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from GBX 3,800 ($46.76) to GBX 3,900 ($47.99) in a research report on Thursday, March 5th. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “outperform” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a report on Wednesday, June 10th. UBS Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,200 ($39.38) target price on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research note on Wednesday, June 10th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads in a research report on Wednesday, June 10th. Finally, DZ Bank decreased their price target on shares of British American Tobacco Plc Ads from GBX 2,600 ($32.00) to GBX 2,200 ($27.07) and set a “sell” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, March 20th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 3,619.23 ($44.54).

BATS opened at GBX 3,104.50 ($38.20) on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 70.71, a current ratio of 0.71 and a quick ratio of 0.37. British American Tobacco Plc Ads has a one year low of GBX 116.50 ($1.43) and a one year high of GBX 3,507 ($43.16). The firm has a market capitalization of $72.05 billion and a P/E ratio of 12.61. The company has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 3,122.02 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 3,125.16.

In other news, insider Tadeu Marroco sold 7,069 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 3,003 ($36.96), for a total transaction of £212,282.07 ($261,238.09).

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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