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British American Tobacco Fundamentals

Company Name British American Tobacco Last Updated 23 May 2019
Industry Consumer Goods Sector Tobacco
Shares in Issue (m) 2,293.78 Market Cap (£m) 67,700.78
PE Ratio 11.18 Div per Share (p) 197.15
Div Yield 6.75 Div Cover 1.33
EPS 264.00 EPS Growth (%) -85.62
PEG -0.13 DPS Growth (%) 1.00
Debt Ratio 49.48 Debt Equity Ratio 0.80
Net Gearing 53.34 Gross Gearing 55.11
Asset Equity Ratio 2.23 Cash Equity Ratio 3.96
Quick Ratio 0.41 Current Ratio 0.78
Price To Book Value 1.03 ROCE 6.42

British American Tobacco Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
Q1 Dividend 27 Jun 2019 08 Aug 2019 GBX 50.75
H2 Dividend 21 Mar 2019 13 May 2019 GBX 50.75 197.15
Q3 Dividend 27 Dec 2018 07 Feb 2019 GBX 48.80
H1 Dividend 04 Oct 2018 15 Nov 2018 GBX 48.80
H1 Dividend 28 Jun 2018 08 Aug 2018 GBX 48.80
H2 Dividend 22 Mar 2018 09 May 2018 GBX 48.80 195.20
Q3 Dividend 28 Dec 2017 08 Feb 2018 GBX 43.60
H1 Dividend 17 Aug 2017 28 Sep 2017 GBX 56.50
H2 Dividend 16 Mar 2017 04 May 2017 GBX 118.10 169.40
H1 Dividend 18 Aug 2016 28 Sep 2016 GBX 51.30
H2 Dividend 17 Mar 2016 05 May 2016 GBX 104.60 154.00
H1 Dividend 20 Aug 2015 30 Sep 2015 GBX 49.40
H2 Dividend 19 Mar 2015 07 May 2015 GBX 100.60 148.10
H1 Dividend 20 Aug 2014 30 Sep 2014 GBX 47.50

British American Tobacco Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 5,166 4,882 3,661
Intangible Assets 124,013 117,785 12,117
Investments 4,508 4,405 11,636
Total Fixed Assets 133,687 127,072 27,414
Stocks 6,029 5,864 5,793
Debtors 3,588 4,053 3,884
Cash & Equivalents 2,602 3,291 2,204
Other Assets 436 758 478
Total Assets 146,342 141,038 39,773
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 16,329 15,544 11,856
Creditors after 1 year 64,325 64,468 19,511
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 80,654 80,012 31,367
Net assets 65,688 61,026 8,406
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 614 614 507
Share Premium 26,606 26,602 3,931
Profit / Loss 8,351 29,591 6,245
Other Equity -333 -3,395 413
Preference & Minorities 244 222 224
Total Capital Employed 65,688 61,026 8,406
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 49.48 51.37 69.89
Debt-to-Equity 0.80 0.81 0.62
Net Gearing 53.34 54.40 73.32
Gross Gearing 55.11 56.73 78.87
Assets / Equity 2.23 2.31 4.73
Cash / Equity 3.96 5.39 26.22
EPS 264.00 1,836.30 250.20
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 10,295 5,347 4,610
Cashflow before financing 9,274 -13,197 3,970
Increase in Cash -494 1,171 -79
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 24,492 20,292 46,887
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 9,313 6,476 4,655
Pre-Tax profit 8,351 29,591 6,245
Profit / Loss for the year 614 614 507

British American Tobacco Company Background

Sector Tobacco
Activities British American Tobacco plc is a global tobacco and nicotine products company. Its brands are sold in more than 200 markets and it employs around 55,000 people worldwide. BAT's cigarettes are chosen by around one in eight of the world's one billion adult smokers and its five Global Drive Brands are Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans. Alongside its traditional tobacco business, BAT is developing a portfolio of innovative next generation tobacco and nicotine products to offer consumers a choice of potentially less risky alternatives to conventional cigarettes. BAT is market leader in over 55 countries and in 2016 the Group generated reported revenue of £14.75 billion and adjusted profit of £5.48 billion. In July 2017, British American Tobacco plc acquired the remaining 57.8% of Reynolds American Inc. that BAT did not already own, creating a stronger, global tobacco and Next Generation Products company.
Latest Interim Date 26 Jul 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 28 Feb 2019

British American Tobacco Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Jan 2019 Jack Bowles Chief Executive Officer
03 Mar 2008 John Benedict Stevens Finance Director
01 Sep 2009 Richard George William Burrows Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jul 2010 Kieran Charles Poynter Non-Executive Director
02 Feb 2015 Dimitri Panayotopoulos Non-Executive Director
06 Jan 2014 Savio Kwan Non-Executive Director
25 Jul 2017 Holly Keller Koeppel Non-Executive Director
25 Jul 2017 Luc Jobin Non-Executive Director
01 Aug 2016 Dr Marion Helmes Non-Executive Director
02 Feb 2015 Susan Jane Farr Non-Executive Director

British American Tobacco Contact Details

Company Name British American Tobacco
Company Address Globe House, 4 Temple Place, London WC2R 2PG.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7845 1000
Company Website http://www.bat.com/

British American Tobacco Advisors

Auditor Name KPMG Audit
Auditor Address 1 Canada Square, London E14 5AG.
Auditor Website http://www.kpmg.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7694 2011
Registrar Name Computershare Investor Service
Registrar Address The Pavillions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS99 1XZ.
Registrar Website http://www-uk.computershare.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 702 0010
Broker Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Broker Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Broker Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828
Adviser Name n/a
Adviser Address n/a
Adviser Website n/a
Adviser Telephone n/a
Solicitor Name Herbert Smith LLP
Solicitor Address Exchange House, Primrose Street, London EC2A 2HS.
Solicitor Website http://www.herbertsmith.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7374 8000
Stockbroker Name UBS Investment Bank
Stockbroker Address 1 Finsbury Avenue, London EC2M 2PP.
Stockbroker Website http://www.ibb.ubs.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7567 8000