British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

119.77
0.85 0.71
AMEX : Consumer Goods
Prev Close 118.92
Open 119.61
Day Low/High 119.60 / 119.97
52 Wk Low/High 99.81 / 131.34
Volume 787.78K
Avg Volume 1.58M
Exchange AMEX
Shares Outstanding 932.19M
Market Cap 109.35B
EPS 3.60
P/E Ratio 434.44
Div & Yield 2.66 (2.30%)

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Stocks Fall on Uncertainty Over Trump's Presidency

Stocks Fall on Uncertainty Over Trump's Presidency

Stocks fall on Tuesday as uncertainty over a Donald Trump presidency casts a pall over markets.

Reynolds American CEO Cameron: 'We Hit the Sweet Spot For Our Shareholders'

Reynolds American CEO Cameron: 'We Hit the Sweet Spot For Our Shareholders'

British American Tobacco announced on Tuesday that it had agreed to purchase the outstanding stake of Reynolds American.

European Stocks Mixed as Markets Respond to Theresa May's Brexit Speech

European Stocks Mixed as Markets Respond to Theresa May's Brexit Speech

The FTSE 100 led the decline in Europe as dollar earners reversed gains.

Stocks Decline as Trump Takes Aim at Currency Markets

Stocks Decline as Trump Takes Aim at Currency Markets

Stocks decline on Tuesday morning after President-elect Donald Trump introduces some volatility following comments on the U.S. dollar.

Stock Futures Lower as U.K. Outlines Plans to Exit the European Union

Stock Futures Lower as U.K. Outlines Plans to Exit the European Union

Stock futures decline on Tuesday morning as U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May outlines long-awaited plans for Britain's exit from the European Union.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

U.S. stock futures and European shares fall as U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May calls for a hard Brexit from the European Union.

Investors Prepare for Key Brexit Speech

Investors Prepare for Key Brexit Speech

Investors are preparing for an important Brexit speech from UK Prime Minister Theresa May.

BAT Reaches Agreement to Buy Reynolds for $49.4 Billion

BAT Reaches Agreement to Buy Reynolds for $49.4 Billion

British American Tobacco said Tuesday that it has reached an agreement to buy the remaining stake of Reynolds American it doesn't already own for just under $50 billion.

European Stocks Slump, Pound Firmer Ahead of May Brexit Speech

European Stocks Slump, Pound Firmer Ahead of May Brexit Speech

European stocks fell across the board Tuesday as investors prepare for a key speech on Brexit from U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May.

Imperial Brands' China Deal Could Help Offset European Regulatory Pressure

Imperial Brands' China Deal Could Help Offset European Regulatory Pressure

The cigarette maker will use the joint venture to push deeper into China as affordability and regulatory pressures bite into developed markets.

Altria Shares More Attractive Than Philip Morris, BofA/Merrill Lynch Says

Altria Shares More Attractive Than Philip Morris, BofA/Merrill Lynch Says

The firm upgraded Altria (MO) stock while downgrading shares of Philip Morris (PM).

Sinner Stocks Repent for Transgressions With Healthier Options

Sinner Stocks Repent for Transgressions With Healthier Options

Nestle, British American Tobacco and Diageo are exploring healthier options as consumers' habits change.

Philip Morris Looks to Transition Away From Cigarettes

Philip Morris Looks to Transition Away From Cigarettes

The company is focusing on what it believes to be a less harmful alternative to traditional cigarettes.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Tuesday

U.S. stock futures are higher Tuesday and the Dow Jones Industrial Average looks poised to rise for its seventh session in a row.

Reynolds Reportedly Tamps Down BAT Buyout

Reynolds Reportedly Tamps Down BAT Buyout

Shares in the would-be acquirer have fallen 12% since it announced the offer, eroding the value of the stock component.

Imperial Brands: Short-Term Risks Could Be Overstated, but Long-Term Outlook Is Grim

Imperial Brands: Short-Term Risks Could Be Overstated, but Long-Term Outlook Is Grim

Imperial Brands' restructuring hit ahead of new EU rules on cigarette sales overshadowed solid full-year earnings Tuesday, but some investors may be ignoring underlying strengths.

Here's Who Killed It in October Dealmaking Advice

Here's Who Killed It in October Dealmaking Advice

Boutique banks held their own against the bulge bracket, while Qualcomm stuck with a Paul Weiss lawyer who'd only recently joined the firm.

Which Deals Will Get Done? An Arbitrageur Handicaps the Mega-Mergers

Which Deals Will Get Done? An Arbitrageur Handicaps the Mega-Mergers

An arbitrageur handicaps the recent frenzy the mega-deals including British American Tobacco/Reynolds, AT&T/Time Warner, Janus/Henderson and Qualcomm/NXP.

The Devil You Know: Buy This 'Sin' Stock to Reap Smoking Returns

The Devil You Know: Buy This 'Sin' Stock to Reap Smoking Returns

British American Tobacco is on the cusp of becoming the world's largest tobacco company, making it the most attractive play on trends transforming the industry.

A Democratic Sweep?; M&A Just the Beginning: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs

A Democratic Sweep?; M&A Just the Beginning: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs

Jim Cramer ponders why M&A is just the start of the story and also wonders what a Democratic sweep would do to the markets.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Takeover Talk Distracts From Earnings Focus

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Takeover Talk Distracts From Earnings Focus

M&A may dominate headlines, but investors need to watch earnings as well, says Jim Cramer.

In Case You Missed It: Friday, Oct. 21

In Case You Missed It: Friday, Oct. 21

Camel cigarette maker Reynolds received a $47 billion offer from British American Tobacco. Reynolds is one of America's most iconic companies. Below is an ad from RJR Reynolds in 1946.

Among the Year's Largest Deals: Tobacco

Among the Year's Largest Deals: Tobacco

Deal news has been downbeat this year -- but they are getting done.

Wall Street Ends Choppy Day as Microsoft Hits New High, GE Slumps

Wall Street Ends Choppy Day as Microsoft Hits New High, GE Slumps

A choppy afternoon of trading ended with stocks narrowly mixed on Friday as Microsoft MSFT pulled markets in one direction and General Electric GE in the other.

Is Reynolds' Incoming CEO as Ready for Megadeals as Its Outgoing Leader?

Is Reynolds' Incoming CEO as Ready for Megadeals as Its Outgoing Leader?

Reynolds American will now consider a $47 billion buyout from British American Tobacco just two days after its CEO announced her impending retirement.

Will British American Tobacco Turn Up the Heat to Win Reynolds American?

Will British American Tobacco Turn Up the Heat to Win Reynolds American?

British American Tobacco's $47 billion offer to purchase Reynolds American could face hurdles from shareholders as well as regulators.

Stocks Turn Higher as Microsoft Trades at Records

Stocks Turn Higher as Microsoft Trades at Records

Stocks are mixed on Friday as Microsoft pushes the Nasdaq higher and General Electric drags on the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

Trending Tickers: BTI, QCOM, T, MCO

Trending Tickers: BTI, QCOM, T, MCO

M&A news is dominating the market, with three potential deals reportedly in the works.