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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.18
BTI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
66% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. BTI: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BTI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.49
Current: 0.18
0.18
0.49
Equity to Asset 0.21
BTI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 36 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. BTI: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BTI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.01  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.37
Current: 0.21
-0.01
0.37
Interest Coverage 7.85
BTI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
78% of the 23 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 52.52 vs. BTI: 7.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BTI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.85  Med: 6.52 Max: 56.88
Current: 7.85
2.85
56.88
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.20
WACC vs ROIC
10.35%
19.05%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 32.68
BTI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 13.03 vs. BTI: 32.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 14.2  Med: 26.41 Max: 36.21
Current: 32.68
14.2
36.21
Net-margin (%) 29.57
BTI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 9.11 vs. BTI: 29.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 4.86  Med: 19.02 Max: 26.25
Current: 29.57
4.86
26.25
ROE (%) 71.02
BTI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 22.35 vs. BTI: 71.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 13.05  Med: 34.91 Max: 164.12
Current: 71.02
13.05
164.12
ROA (%) 14.95
BTI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 9.34 vs. BTI: 14.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 3.58  Med: 10.30 Max: 15.38
Current: 14.95
3.58
15.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 158.83
BTI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 62.93 vs. BTI: 158.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 31.56  Med: 127.33 Max: 185.37
Current: 158.83
31.56
185.37
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.30
BTI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 31 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. BTI: -1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -1.9  Med: 1.10 Max: 15
Current: -1.3
-1.9
15
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 2.70
BTI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 25 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. BTI: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11.7  Med: 9.30 Max: 17.5
Current: 2.7
-11.7
17.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 2.30
BTI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 24 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. BTI: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -26.9  Med: 12.50 Max: 49.9
Current: 2.3
-26.9
49.9
» BTI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

BTI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Charles Brandes 1,889 sh (New)
Jim Simons 98,700 sh (+332.89%)
Sarah Ketterer 233,467 sh (+2.63%)
Tom Russo 13,999 sh (+1.45%)
Jeremy Grantham 28,152 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 20,400 sh (unchged)
John Rogers 23,686 sh (-30.68%)
Ken Fisher 3,564 sh (-35.13%)
Joel Greenblatt 24,561 sh (-51.38%)
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Q4 2014

BTI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 219,500 sh (+122.39%)
Joel Greenblatt 48,248 sh (+96.44%)
John Rogers 34,500 sh (+45.66%)
Charles Brandes 2,332 sh (+23.45%)
Ken Fisher 3,849 sh (+8.00%)
Sarah Ketterer 245,343 sh (+5.09%)
Jeff Auxier 20,400 sh (unchged)
Tom Russo 13,855 sh (-1.03%)
Jeremy Grantham 27,684 sh (-1.66%)
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Q1 2015

BTI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jeremy Grantham 49,884 sh (+80.19%)
John Rogers 43,120 sh (+24.99%)
Jim Simons 254,800 sh (+16.08%)
Charles Brandes 2,637 sh (+13.08%)
Joel Greenblatt 48,248 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 3,531 sh (-8.26%)
Sarah Ketterer 219,557 sh (-10.51%)
Tom Russo 7,050 sh (-49.12%)
Jeff Auxier 5,150 sh (-74.75%)
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Q2 2015

BTI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jeff Auxier 20,250 sh (+293.20%)
Sarah Ketterer 253,564 sh (+15.49%)
Charles Brandes 2,965 sh (+12.44%)
Jim Simons 283,900 sh (+11.42%)
John Rogers 47,034 sh (+9.08%)
Tom Russo 6,925 sh (-1.77%)
Joel Greenblatt 45,939 sh (-4.79%)
Jeremy Grantham 47,484 sh (-4.81%)
Ken Fisher 3,343 sh (-5.32%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 20.34
BTI's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
63% of the 27 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. BTI: 20.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
BTI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.74  Med: 17.19 Max: 22.96
Current: 20.34
6.74
22.96
Forward P/E 29.67
BTI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 15 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 18.08 vs. BTI: 29.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 20.80
BTI's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
65% of the 26 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. BTI: 20.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
BTI' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.74  Med: 17.14 Max: 22.91
Current: 20.8
6.74
22.91
P/B 10.60
BTI's P/B is ranked lower than
68% of the 28 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 4.48 vs. BTI: 10.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BTI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.19  Med: 5.64 Max: 12.92
Current: 10.6
3.19
12.92
P/S 4.69
BTI's P/S is ranked lower than
70% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. BTI: 4.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BTI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.77  Med: 3.55 Max: 5.12
Current: 4.69
1.77
5.12
PFCF 20.91
BTI's PFCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 21 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.94 vs. BTI: 20.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BTI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 12.17  Med: 19.30 Max: 34.31
Current: 20.91
12.17
34.31
POCF 17.03
BTI's POCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 24 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 25.27 vs. BTI: 17.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BTI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 10.03  Med: 15.48 Max: 24.19
Current: 17.03
10.03
24.19
EV-to-EBIT 13.13
BTI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
67% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 12.73 vs. BTI: 13.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BTI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.5  Med: 14.00 Max: 17.5
Current: 13.13
6.5
17.5
PEG 3.59
BTI's PEG is ranked lower than
67% of the 18 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. BTI: 3.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
BTI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.68 Max: 4.51
Current: 3.59
0.53
4.51
Shiller P/E 19.62
BTI's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
60% of the 15 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.66 vs. BTI: 19.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BTI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.65  Med: 21.15 Max: 26.42
Current: 19.62
15.65
26.42
Current Ratio 1.04
BTI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. BTI: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BTI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.18 Max: 1.55
Current: 1.04
0.93
1.55
Quick Ratio 0.57
BTI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. BTI: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BTI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.57  Med: 0.72 Max: 0.97
Current: 0.57
0.57
0.97
Days Inventory 471.37
BTI's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
97% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 131.38 vs. BTI: 471.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BTI' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 266.05  Med: 330.93 Max: 483.14
Current: 471.37
266.05
483.14
Days Sales Outstanding 67.67
BTI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
88% of the 34 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 15.22 vs. BTI: 67.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BTI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 26.49  Med: 41.64 Max: 72.32
Current: 67.67
26.49
72.32

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.41
BTI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
56% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. BTI: 4.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
BTI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.58  Med: 3.93 Max: 4.89
Current: 4.41
2.58
4.89
Dividend Payout 0.69
BTI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
68% of the 31 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. BTI: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
BTI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.68 Max: 1.36
Current: 0.69
0.3
1.36
Dividend growth (3y) 3.10
BTI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
64% of the 22 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. BTI: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 10.80 Max: 54.8
Current: 3.1
0
54.8
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.15
BTI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
56% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 7.12 vs. BTI: 7.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 4.19  Med: 6.39 Max: 7.95
Current: 7.15
4.19
7.95
Share Buyback Rate 1.90
BTI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
75% of the 20 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.20 vs. BTI: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
BTI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.8  Med: 1.40 Max: -14.3
Current: 1.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.74
BTI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 14 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. BTI: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BTI' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 1.35  Med: 1.76 Max: 2.57
Current: 1.74
1.35
2.57
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.28
BTI's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
60% of the 5 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. BTI: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.23
BTI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
81% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. BTI: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BTI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.84 Max: 1.32
Current: 1.23
0.27
1.32
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.53
BTI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
89% of the 9 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. BTI: 3.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
BTI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.49 Max: 4.13
Current: 3.53
0.54
4.13
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.69
BTI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. BTI: 7.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 5.7  Med: 7.10 Max: 15.4
Current: 7.69
5.7
15.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 10.18
BTI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 16 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 10.55 vs. BTI: 10.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BTI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 8  Med: 14.10 Max: 18.5
Current: 10.18
8
18.5

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 21,025 21,609 21,864
EPS($) 3.43 3.62 3.86
EPS without NRI($) 3.43 3.62 3.86

Business Description

Industry: Tobacco Products » Tobacco
Compare:MO, PM, ITYBY, LO, RAI » details
Traded in other countries:BATS.Switzerland, BATS.UK, BMT.Germany, BTI.South Africa, BTAFF.USA, BMTA.Germany,
British American Tobacco PLC was incorporated in the United Kingdom on July 23, 1997. The Company is a holding company which owns, directly or indirectly, investments in the numerous companies constituting the British American Tobacco Group of companies. All subsidiary undertakings are involved in activities directly or indirectly related to the manufacture, distribution or sale of tobacco products. The Company has operations in the Asia-Pacific, Americas and Western Europe. Its brand portfolio includes Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall.
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