BTI - British American Tobacco Plc
British American Tobacco P.L.C. operates as a holding company for a group of companies that manufactures, markets, and sells cigarettes and other tobacco products including cigars and roll-your-own tobacco.
British American Tobacco (BAT) is one of the world's leading consumer goods companies, with nicotine and tobacco brands sold around the globe. We employ over 55 000 people, partner with over 90 000 farmers and have factories in 48 countries, with offices in even more.
Following the acquisition of Reynolds American, British American Tobacco is neck-and-neck with Philip Morris International to be the largest listed global tobacco company--slightly larger than PMI on net revenue, but slightly smaller on volumes. British...
British American Tobacco Plc is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). British American Tobacco is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “BTI”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:BTI is GB0002875804. British American Tobacco Plc is currently the fourth most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 1.54 trillion, which is about 7.87% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.
|Last Trading Results|
|Day’s Low Price||671.31|
|Day’s High Price||690.34|
|Number of Deals||5,287|
|Growth & Valuation|
|Earnings Per Share||64.3851|
|Dividend Per Share||43.81|
BTI Stock Market Performance
The current share price of British American Tobacco Plc (BTI) is ZAR 678.24. BTI closed its last trading day (Thursday, May 19, 2022) at 678.24 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 2.2% drop from its previous closing price of 693.54 ZAR. British American Tobacco began the year with a share price of 585.91 ZAR and has since gained 15.8% on that price valuation, ranking it 41st on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders can be optimistic about BTI knowing the stock has accrued 6% over the past four-week period—24th best on JSE.
British American Tobacco is the 82nd most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Feb 15 - May 19, 2022). BTI has traded a total volume of 66.1 million shares—in 333,992 deals—valued at ZAR 42.7 billion over the period, with an average of 1.05 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 2.32 million was achieved on March 4th, and a low of 385,397 on May 4th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of British American Tobacco on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Profile of British American Tobacco Plc
British American Tobacco Plc was founded on July 23, 1997 and operates in the Consumer Goods sector, specifically, the Tobacco industry. British American Tobacco contracts an estimated total number of 94,846 employees.
Factsheet of British American Tobacco Plc
- Consumer Goods
- Globe House, 4 Temple Place London, WC2R 2PG, United Kingdom
- +44-20-7845-1000, +27-21-003-6712
BTI Industrial Market Competitors
British American Tobacco Plc, issuers of the BTI stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Consumer Goods sector and/or Tobacco industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
|DGH||Distell Group Hldgs Ltd||38.5B||172.60||+2.25%|
|CKS||Crookes Brothers Ltd||614M||40.25||+0.65%|
|MTA||Metair Investments Ltd||5.47B||27.51||+0.04%|
|ILE||Imbalie Beauty Limited||13.8M||0.01|
|ARL||Astral Foods Ltd||7.37B||171.80||-0.49%|
|OCE||Oceana Group Ltd||7.07B||54.20||-2.41%|
|SHG||Sea Harvest Group Ltd||3.88B||12.99||-5.87%|
|NWL||Nu-World Holdings Limited||634M||28.00||-10.3%|
|ANH||Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV||1.74T||862.37||-10.4%|