|Bid||4,810.00 x 54200|
|Ask||4,950.00 x 67200|
|Day's range||4,810.63 - 4,873.50|
|52-week range||2,879.89 - 5,643.60|
|PE ratio (TTM)||21.34|
|Dividend & yield||2.16 (3.40%)|
|1y target est||N/A|
(This October 9 story corrects to remove reference to Magellan Asset Management short position on Tesco. Magellan has a 3.41 percent stake in Tesco) By Helen Reid LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's major share ...
G A Chester's quarterly review of 10 FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) industry giants, including GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON:GSK).
Energy providers Centrica and SSE dragged on Britain's main share index on Wednesday after Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans to cap energy prices. The FTSE 100 (.FTSE) closed flat at 7,467.58 points after British Gas owner Centrica (CNA.L) sank more than 6 percent, closely followed by a 3.2 percent fall in SSE (SSE.L).
Energy providers Centrica and SSE dragged on Britain's main share index on Wednesday after Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans to cap energy prices. The FTSE 100 closed flat at 7,467.58 points after ...
Altria and British American Tobacco are set to begin running court-mandated TV and newspaper ads with messages about how deadly smoking is and how addictive cigarettes are.
British American Tobacco Plc’s unit in Sri Lanka says it’s poised to lose its dominant position in the market to leaf-rolled cigars made by small local rivals.
Enthusiasm about U.S. tax reforms and rate hikes dissipated on Thursday, taking the wind out of the sails of Britain's banking stocks after earlier gains, and leaving the main share index modestly up on ...
The UK's top share index fell for a second day on Tuesday, although a rise in oil prices lifted energy stocks and a broker upgrade gave support to British American Tobacco. Britain's blue chip FTSE 100 ...
The FTSE 100 recouped most of its losses at the close on Wednesday, as sterling gradually came off a one-year high which had hit Britain's top share index during the morning session. The FTSE 100, edged ...
British American Tobacco (Kuala Lumpur: 4162.KL - news) has reorganized its regional management structure to integrate its vaping products with its core business, in a push by the world’s biggest listed tobacco company to help cigarette alternatives go mainstream. The move, announced on Thursday, follows the company’s $49 billion takeover of U.S. peer Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI - news) , which added Camel cigarettes and Vuse e-cigarettes to a BAT portfolio that includes Lucky Strike cigarettes, Vype e-cigarettes and the glo tobacco-heating device.
British American Tobacco said on Thursday it has reorganized its regional management structure to integrate the next generation products business following the completion of the Reynolds American Inc acquisition. ...
Should you follow Neil Woodford and sell GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON: GSK) and British American Tobacco plc (LON: BATS)?
Royston Wild explains looks at another London-quoted stock standing on shaky ground like British American Tobacco plc (LON: BATS).
Tobacco company Philip Morris International amassed an order book of US$2.4bn for its US$1.25bn investment-grade bond deal on Monday, leaving the trade slightly less than twice covered. The sector's second deal in as many weeks - after the recent US$17.25bn offering from rival British American Tobacco (Kuala Lumpur: 4162.KL - news) - left some feeling oversupplied, one bond buyer said. "We just had a big tobacco deal," he told IFR.
The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, ...
A U.S. proposal to slash nicotine levels in cigarettes may have smoked some investors out of Altria Group Inc (NYSE: MO - news) , whose Marlboro line is the top-selling U.S. brand, but long-term stockholders are staying put after decades of dividend hikes in August. Altria, informally known as "Big Mo" before its split from Phillip Morris International Inc in 2008, fell as much as 12 percent after the Federal Drug Administration on July 28 proposed cutting nicotine in cigarettes to "non-addictive" levels to encourage a shift to potentially less harmful e-cigarettes. Its shares are up 1.6 percent since the start of August, compared with a 0.4 percent gain in the benchmark S&P 500 index.
British American Tobacco (Kuala Lumpur: 4162.KL - news) opened books on a four-part euro and sterling-denominated bond on Wednesday in a bid to complete its financing for the US$49bn purchase of Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI - news) . The transaction will gauge European investors' risk appetite for the firm, which faces corruption probes, and the tobacco sector more generally amid increased regulatory scrutiny. Some investors said the premium BAT will need to offer is at least 15bp to account for a string of negative headlines over the last week.
* BAT brings second-largest bond of year * VEREIT upsized to US$600m * Noble, Oklahoma bond pricing little changed vs guidance * Most actively traded: TEVA 3.15% 2026s * Weekly issuance: US$33.925bn * ...
By Mike Gambale and Eleanor Duncan NEW YORK, Aug 8 - British American Tobacco brought the second-largest bond of the year to market on Tuesday, but found overstuffed investors were a bit tougher on pricing ...
By Eleanor Duncan NEW YORK, Aug 8 - British American Tobacco on Tuesday launched a US$17.25bn investment-grade bond to help fund its purchase of Reynolds American. The offering was roughly two-times covered, ...