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British American Tobacco PLC (BATS.L)

BATS.L on London Stock Exchange

4,983.00GBp
14 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

-46.00 (-0.91%)
Prev Close
5,029.00
Open
5,020.00
Day's High
5,027.00
Day's Low
4,962.00
Volume
882,032
Avg. Vol
3,667,994
52-wk High
5,643.60
52-wk Low
4,410.00

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

British American Tobacco Says ‍Trading Is In Line With Expectations​
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - British American Tobacco Plc ::‍TRADING IS IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS​.‍FULL YEAR EPS TO BENEFIT FROM A REDUCED CURRENCY TRANSLATION TAILWIND OF 5%​.‍ANTICIPATE FULL YEAR INDUSTRY VOLUME TO BE DOWN AROUND 4%​.‍ORGANIC PRICE MIX IS EXPECTED TO MODERATE IN H2​.‍FULL YEAR ORGANIC PRICE MIX IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN WITHIN HISTORIC RANGES​.‍REYNOLDS AMERICAN INC. (RAI) INTEGRATION ON TRACK, WITH BUSINESSES PERFORMING STRONGLY, DRIVEN BY GOOD SHARE GROWTH AND PRICING​.  Full Article

British American Tobacco ‍Declares Second Interim Dividend
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - British American Tobacco Plc ::‍DECLARED A SECOND INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 43.6 PENCE PER ORDINARY SHARE OF 25P FOR YEAR ENDING 31 DECEMBER 2017​.SECOND INTERIM DIVIDEND WILL BE PAYABLE ON 8 FEB 2018.  Full Article

British American Tobacco PLC - Members of US Congress call for investigation into tobacco giant - Independent
Sunday, 7 Feb 2016 

British American Tobacco PLC:Members of the US Congress have called for a Department of Justice investigation into tobacco giant British American Tobacco following allegations the company bribed officials and politicians in Africa to undermine UN health campaigns and put rival cigarette-makers out of business - Independent.How 'The IoS' broke the story about the bribery allegations in December.Eight congressmen – from both the Senate and the House of Representatives – have made a complaint about BAT, Britain's fifth biggest company, calling for an investigation into whether it has violated the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.The bribery allegations, first revealed by The Independent on Sunday and the BBC, are in a dossier of claims passed to the UK's Serious Fraud Office by Paul Hopkins, a BAT whistleblower who worked in Africa for BAT for 13 years.Experts described Mr Hopkins as the most significant whistleblower from the industry since Jeffrey Wigand, subject of the Oscar-nominated film The Insider, starring Russell Crowe.  Full Article