British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the ten brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has given a hold recommendation and eight have given a buy recommendation to the company.

Several brokerages have weighed in on BTI. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) raised shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, October 9th. BidaskClub lowered shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Saturday, August 19th. Investec raised shares of British American Tobacco PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of British American Tobacco PLC in a report on Thursday, August 3rd.

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British American Tobacco PLC Company Profile

British American Tobacco p.l.c. is a tobacco and next generation products company. The Company’s tobacco product range includes cigarettes, fine cut (roll-your-own and make-your-own tobacco) and Swedish-style snus. Its segments include Asia-Pacific, Americas, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA).

Analyst Recommendations for British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI)

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