November 25, 2016 - By Adrian Mccoy · 0 Comments
The stock of British American Tobacco Plc Adr (NYSEMKT:BTI) registered an increase of 1658.62% in short interest. BTI’s total short interest was 4.33 million shares in November as published by FINRA. Its up 1658.62% from 246,000 shares, reported previously. With 2.16 million shares average volume, it will take short sellers 2 days to cover their BTI’s short positions. The short interest to British American Tobacco Plc Adr’s float is 0.48%. About 201,262 shares traded hands. British American Tobacco PLC (ADR) (NYSEMKT:BTI) has declined 9.51% since April 22, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.92% the S&P500.
British American Tobacco p.l.c. is a tobacco company. The company has a market cap of $102.52 billion. The Firm is engaged in manufacturing and marketing cigarettes and other tobacco products. It has a 19.05 P/E ratio. The Company’s divisions include Asia-Pacific, Americas, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa .
Out of 6 analysts covering British Amrcn Tobacco (NYSEMKT:BTI), 4 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 67% are positive. British Amrcn Tobacco has been the topic of 7 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was initiated by Cowen & Co. The stock has “Buy” rating given by Bank of America on Tuesday, August 4. As per Thursday, December 10, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs. On Friday, October 28 the stock rating was upgraded by Societe Generale to “Buy”. Societe Generale downgraded the shares of BTI in a report on Friday, July 29 to “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, November 2 by Morgan Stanley. Investec upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, September 8 report.
British American Tobacco p.l.c., incorporated on July 23, 1997, is a tobacco company. The Firm is engaged in manufacturing and marketing cigarettes and other tobacco products. The Company’s divisions include Asia-Pacific, Americas, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA). The Company’s brands include Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans. The Company’s portfolio also includes other international brands, such as Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, Craven A, Benson & Hedges, John Player Gold Leaf, State Express 555 and Shuang Xi.
More recent British American Tobacco PLC (ADR) (NYSEMKT:BTI) news were published by: Marketwatch.com which released: “British American Tobacco PLC ADR” on October 20, 2010. Also Quotes.Wsj.com published the news titled: “DOW JONES, A NEWS CORP COMPANY” on February 12, 2011. Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Is Reynolds Just Flirting With British American Tobacco? Takeover Rejection …” with publication date: November 15, 2016 was also an interesting one.
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By Adrian Mccoy