African Stock Exchanges

BTI - British American Tobacco Plc

Twitter · Facebook
BTI share price on Johannesburg Stock ExchangeBTI share price on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

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...

BTI547.48 ▾ 6.12 (1.11%)
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price545.00
Day’s High Price556.62
Traded Volume778,236
Number of Deals2,763
Gross Turnover427M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share59.6833
Price/Earning Ratio9.17
Dividend Per Share44.20
Dividend Yield8.07%
Shares Outstanding2.29B
Market Capitalization1.26T
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

BTI Stock Market Performance


The current share price of British American Tobacco Plc (BTI) is ZAR 547.48. BTI closed its last trading day (Friday, July 30, 2021) at 547.48 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 1.1% drop from its previous closing price of 553.60 ZAR.

British American Tobacco is the 103rd most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (May 4 - Jul 30, 2021). BTI has traded a total volume of 47.8 million shares—in 254,214 deals—valued at ZAR 26.3 billion over the period, with an average of 758,429 traded shares per session. A volume high of 3.75 million was achieved on June 17th, and a low of 265,146 on May 24th, 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.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
DGHDistell Group Hldgs Ltd38.1B170.91+79.8%
CFRCompagnie Financière Richemont108B187.35+42.9%
MTAMetair Investments Ltd4.8B24.12+28.6%
ARLAstral Foods Ltd6.59B153.50+10%
RCLRCL Foods Limited8.78B9.22+9.11%
LBRLibstar Holdings Ltd4.57B6.70+5.85%
PFBPremier Fishing Brands Ltd226M0.87+4.82%
CKSCrookes Brothers Ltd659M43.19+1.03%
RFGRFG Holdings Limited3.21B12.20+0.99%
ILEImbalie Beauty Limited27.7M0.02

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Stock Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

Post a comment

    NOTE: You are replying to 's comment. [Cancel]