why British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI] is a Good Choice for Investors After New Price Target of $50.56

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British American Tobacco p.l.c. [NYSE: BTI] price surged by 0.78 percent to reach at $0.27. The company report on November 2, 2021 that Dorman Announces the Appointment of J. Darrell Thomas to its Board Of Directors.

Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:DORM) announced that J. Darrell Thomas has been appointed as an independent director to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective October 30, 2021. Mr. Thomas’ appointment expands the Board to nine directors, seven of whom are independent directors. Mr. Thomas will be a member of the Company’s Audit, Compensation and Corporate Governance and Nominating committees.


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Mr. Thomas currently serves as Vice President and Treasurer for Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG), which he joined in June 2010. During his tenure at Harley-Davidson, he also has served in several other senior finance positions, including Interim Chief Financial Officer for Harley-Davidson and Chief Financial Officer for Harley-Davidson Financial Services, Inc. Prior to joining Harley-Davidson, Mr. Thomas was employed by PepsiCo, Inc., where he most recently served as Vice President and Assistant Treasurer. Prior to joining PepsiCo, Mr. Thomas had a 19-year career in banking with Commerzbank Securities, Swiss Re New Markets, ABN Amro Bank and Citicorp/Citibank where he held various capital markets and corporate finance roles. Mr. Thomas currently serves as a member of the board of directors of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI).

The one-year BTI stock forecast points to a potential upside of 30.99. The average equity rating for BTI stock is currently 1.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.

Guru’s Opinion on British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for BTI shares is $50.56 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on BTI stock is a recommendation set at 1.00. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.

JP Morgan have made an estimate for British American Tobacco p.l.c. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on April 09, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on March 26, 2021, representing the official price target for British American Tobacco p.l.c. stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for British American Tobacco p.l.c. is set at 0.41, with the Price to Sales ratio for BTI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.33. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.94, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.95. Price to Free Cash Flow for BTI in the course of the last twelve months was 19.41 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.40.

BTI Stock Performance Analysis:

British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.06. With this latest performance, BTI shares dropped by -2.65% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -11.74% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -4.28% in the past year of trading.

Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for BTI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 46.37, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 48.49, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.21 for British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 35.56, while it was recorded at 34.73 for the last single week of trading, and 37.62 for the last 200 days.

Insight into British American Tobacco p.l.c. Fundamentals:

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI] shares currently have an operating margin of +44.08 and a Gross Margin at +70.33. British American Tobacco p.l.c.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +24.84.

Return on Total Capital for BTI is now 10.54, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 6.27. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 10.11, with Return on Assets sitting at 4.59. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 69.36. Additionally, BTI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 40.95, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 31.57. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 63.71, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 37.62.

Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI] managed to generate an average of $114,325 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.43 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.18.British American Tobacco p.l.c.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 0.80.

BTI Stock EPS

The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for BTI. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for British American Tobacco p.l.c. go to 4.00%.

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British American Tobacco p.l.c. [BTI] Insider Position Details

There are presently around $3,783 million, or 5.00% of BTI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BTI stocks are: ORBIS ALLAN GRAY LTD with ownership of 16,247,599, which is approximately -15.871% of the company’s market cap and around 4.60% of the total institutional ownership; CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS, holding 10,374,076 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $361.95 million in BTI stocks shares; and BANK OF AMERICA CORP /DE/, currently with $223.88 million in BTI stock with ownership of nearly 7.798% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in British American Tobacco p.l.c. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 269 institutional holders increased their position in British American Tobacco p.l.c. [NYSE:BTI] by around 7,858,423 shares. Additionally, 169 investors decreased positions by around 18,884,502 shares, while 92 investors held positions by with 81,688,430 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 108,431,355 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BTI stock had 61 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,641,204 shares, while 49 institutional investors sold positions of 2,795,539 shares during the same period.

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