Meanwhile, tobacco companies continue to extend their magnificent records of paying ever-increasing dividends. Another annual rise is confidently expected from global giant British American Tobacco when it announces full-year results on Thursday ...
Although British American Tobacco's (LSE: BATS) price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 16.8 may look rather unappealing, a glance at the company's track record of earnings growth makes it seem like a bargain.
British American Tobacco PLC logo British American Tobacco PLC (NYSEMKT:BTI) has received a consensus rating of �Hold� from the sixteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, AnalystRatings.
The popularity of this new technology is expected to eclipse sales of regular tobacco products within the next 10 years, and both British American Tobacco and Imperial Tobacco have large exposure here through their Vype and blu labels respectively.