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British American Tobacco (BTA) is a company providing cigarettes and other tobacco products. It manufactures vapor and tobacco heating products, oral tobacco and nicotine products, such as snus and moist snuff, cigars, and e-cigarettes. The company offers the products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant, and other brands via retail stores.

TypePublic
Founded1902
HQLondon, GB
Websitebat.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)59,989(-6%)
Job Openings355
Revenue (FY, 2018)£24.5 B(+21%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)£26.6
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at British American Tobacco

Jack Bowles

Jack Bowles

Chief Executive & Director
Kingsley Wheaton

Kingsley Wheaton

Chief Marketing Officer
Karen Guerra

Karen Guerra

Non-Executive Director
Jerome Abelman

Jerome Abelman

Director, Legal and External Affairs and General Counsel
Alan Davy

Alan Davy

Group Operations Director
Marina Bellini

Marina Bellini

Director, Digital and Information
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British American Tobacco Office Locations

British American Tobacco has offices in London, Winston-Salem, Tiranë, Dely Ibrahim and in 91 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
4 Temple Pl, Temple
London, GB
Unit 80, London Industrial Park, Roding Rd
Tiranë, AL
ish-Kombinati Ushqimor "Ali Kelmendi", Rruga e Kavajës
Dely Ibrahim, DZ
Bois des Cars 3
Luanda, AO
Pavilhão nº 3, Quarteirão 11, Viana Park, Polo Industrial de Viana
Buenos Aires, AR
Casilla de Correo 899 1000
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British American Tobacco Financials and Metrics

British American Tobacco Revenue

British American Tobacco's revenue was reported to be £24.49 b in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

24.5b

Net income (FY, 2018)

6.2b

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

10.4b

EBIT (FY, 2018)

9.3b

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

62.0b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

26.6

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

2.6b
British American Tobacco's current market capitalization is £62 b.
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

7.2b7.1b9.1b10.9b11.4b10.6b10.6b10.8b9.3b9.8b10.0b15.3b14.0b13.1b14.8b20.3b24.5b

Revenue growth, %

13%38%

Cost of goods sold

3.0b3.7b5.0b

Gross profit

10.1b11.0b15.3b
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

1.3b1.2b1.9b1.7b2.0b1.8b2.3b1.9b1.8b1.5b1.3b2.1b1.8b2.0b2.2b3.3b2.6b

Accounts Receivable

519.0m532.0m945.0m1.0b1.0b919.0m1.3b946.0m896.0m891.0m1.3b2.0b1.9b3.3b2.7b3.3b3.6b

Prepaid Expenses

168.0m289.0m

Inventories

2.2b2.2b2.8b3.1b2.7b2.6b2.6b2.1b2.3b2.1b2.0b4.0b4.1b4.2b5.8b5.9b6.0b
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

518.0m461.0m698.0m839.0m1.2b1.3b788.0m1.2b1.9b804.0m2.3b4.2b3.4b6.2b

Depreciation and Amortization

428.0m607.0m902.0m

Inventories

(520.0m)(638.0m)1.4b

Accounts Payable

732.0m428.0m(749.0m)
GBPFY, 1997

Financial Leverage

-88.1 x
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British American Tobacco Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cigarette Volume

667 b663 b665 b686 b

Countries

41414242

Manufacturing Facilities

44444445

Markets

200200200200
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British American Tobacco Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Reynolds AmericanJanuary 17, 2017$49.4 m

British American Tobacco Revenue Breakdown

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British American Tobacco revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 22.3% from Western Europe, 15.4% from Americas, 19.3% from Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, 22.2% from Asia-Pacific and 20.8% from United States

British American Tobacco Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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British American Tobacco Online and Social Media Presence

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British American Tobacco Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    60/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    77/100

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British American Tobacco News and Updates

Asia Pacific Tobacco Market Report 2021, Featuring Swedish Match AB, Altria Group, Inc. , British American Tobacco PLC and Korea Tobacco & Ginseng Corporation

Dublin, Aug. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Asia Pacific Tobacco Market By Product (Cigarettes, Cigar & Cigarillos, Next Generation Products, Water Pipes, Smokeless Tobacco and Other Products), By Country, Industry Analysis and Forecast, 2020 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMark…

New smoking alternatives revenue buoy British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco has seen its smoking alternatives take off, as the new products brought in £883m alone and customers The post New smoking alternatives revenue buoy British American Tobacco appeared first on CityAM.

FTSE 100 opens higher as British American Tobacco sparks gains

London’s FTSE 100 edged higher this morning after a positive earnings update from British American Tobacco (BAT) boosted the index. The post FTSE 100 opens higher as British American Tobacco sparks gains appeared first on CityAM.

Global Cigarettes, Cigars and Cigarillos Market Report 2021-2030: Major Players are Altria Group; Imperial Brands; Habanos; Swisher International and British American Tobacco

Dublin, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Cigarettes, Cigars and Cigarillos Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Major companies in the cigarettes, cigars & cigarillos market include Altria Group Inc; I…

Global Tobacco Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring Altria Group, British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands Among Others

Dublin, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Tobacco Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The publisher has been monitoring the tobacco market and it is poised to grow by $ 146.50 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during the fo…

Organigram soars 38% after British American Tobacco invests $177 million in the cannabis producer

Summary List Placement Organigram stock spiked as much as 38% on Thursday after British American Tobacco invested in the cannabis producer. BAT will invest $176 million in Organigram for a 19.9% equity stake in the Canadian-based firm. Both companies have entered into a collaboration agreement in …
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British American Tobacco Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was British American Tobacco founded?

    British American Tobacco was founded in 1902.

  • Who are British American Tobacco key executives?

    British American Tobacco's key executives are Jack Bowles, Kingsley Wheaton and Karen Guerra.

  • How many employees does British American Tobacco have?

    British American Tobacco has 59,989 employees.

  • What is British American Tobacco revenue?

    Latest British American Tobacco annual revenue is £24.5 b.

  • What is British American Tobacco revenue per employee?

    Latest British American Tobacco revenue per employee is £408.3 k.

  • Who are British American Tobacco competitors?

    Competitors of British American Tobacco include Japan Tobacco, Scandinavian Tobacco and Imperial Brands.

  • Where is British American Tobacco headquarters?

    British American Tobacco headquarters is located at 4 Temple Pl, Temple, London.

  • Where are British American Tobacco offices?

    British American Tobacco has offices in London, Winston-Salem, Tiranë, Dely Ibrahim and in 91 other locations.

  • How many offices does British American Tobacco have?

    British American Tobacco has 98 offices.