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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 : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.25
BTI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
67% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. BTI: 0.25 )
BTI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 1.38
Current: 0.25

0.23
1.38
Equity to Asset 0.26
BTI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
80% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.20 vs. BTI: 0.26 )
BTI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.38
Current: 0.26

0.03
0.38
Interest Coverage 9.00
BTI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
74% of the 34 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 11.94 vs. BTI: 9.00 )
BTI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.85   Max: 56.88
Current: 9

2.85
56.88
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.36
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 36.21
BTI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 30.57 vs. BTI: 36.21 )
BTI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 14.2   Max: 36.21
Current: 36.21

14.2
36.21
Net-margin (%) 25.58
BTI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 19.97 vs. BTI: 25.58 )
BTI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 4.86   Max: 26.25
Current: 25.58

4.86
26.25
ROE (%) 56.29
BTI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 26 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 17.08 vs. BTI: 56.29 )
BTI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.54   Max: 168.16
Current: 56.29

10.54
168.16
ROA (%) 14.52
BTI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 14.52 vs. BTI: 14.52 )
BTI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 3.32   Max: 15.9
Current: 14.52

3.32
15.9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 175.10
BTI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 168.06 vs. BTI: 175.10 )
BTI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 49.37   Max: 175.1
Current: 175.1

49.37
175.1
Revenue Growth (%) 2.40
BTI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. BTI: 2.40 )
BTI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -1.9   Max: 15
Current: 2.4

-1.9
15
EBITDA Growth (%) 9.50
BTI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. BTI: 9.50 )
BTI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -11.7   Max: 17.5
Current: 9.5

-11.7
17.5
EPS Growth (%) 12.50
BTI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. BTI: 12.50 )
BTI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -26.9   Max: 49.9
Current: 12.5

-26.9
49.9
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

BTI Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jeremy Grantham 54,954 sh (+76.88%)
Sarah Ketterer 40,893 sh (+10.81%)
Tom Russo 6,600 sh (+1.93%)
Ken Fisher 3,425,584 sh (+0.96%)
Jeff Auxier 20,450 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q3 2013

BTI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 3,904 sh (New)
Jim Simons 127,500 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 53,208 sh (+30.12%)
Tom Russo 6,600 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 20,450 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 13,252 sh (-75.89%)
Ken Fisher 610,281 sh (-82.18%)
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Q4 2013

BTI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

John Rogers 19,558 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 166,891 sh (+213.66%)
Tom Russo 13,550 sh (+105.3%)
Jim Simons 140,200 sh (+9.96%)
Jeff Auxier 20,450 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 12,052 sh (-9.06%)
Steven Cohen 2,900 sh (-25.72%)
Ken Fisher 18,032 sh (-97.05%)
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Q1 2014

BTI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Rogers 42,166 sh (+115.59%)
Sarah Ketterer 205,977 sh (+23.42%)
Tom Russo 13,699 sh (+1.1%)
Jeremy Grantham 12,052 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 20,400 sh (-0.24%)
Ken Fisher 7,590 sh (-57.91%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BTI

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0679%$83.31 - $94.28 $ 120.3635%0
David Dreman 2011-06-30 Add 31.86%0.02%$81.99 - $90.35 $ 120.3638%40329
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 17.40
BTI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
90% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 19.50 vs. BTI: 17.40 )
BTI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.74   Max: 33
Current: 17.4

6.74
33
P/B 9.70
BTI's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 10.00 vs. BTI: 9.70 )
BTI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.09   Max: 9.79
Current: 9.7

3.09
9.79
P/S 4.38
BTI's P/S is ranked higher than
74% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.85 vs. BTI: 4.38 )
BTI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.58   Max: 4.83
Current: 4.38

1.58
4.83
PFCF 18.20
BTI's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 18.11 vs. BTI: 18.20 )
BTI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 12.17   Max: 34.31
Current: 18.2

12.17
34.31
EV-to-EBIT 13.65
BTI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 13.64 vs. BTI: 13.65 )
BTI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.5   Max: 16.9
Current: 13.65

6.5
16.9
PEG 1.90
BTI's PEG is ranked higher than
90% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. BTI: 1.90 )
BTI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 13.54
Current: 1.9

0.53
13.54
Shiller P/E 21.40
BTI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 21.69 vs. BTI: 21.40 )
BTI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.65   Max: 26.42
Current: 21.4

15.65
26.42
Current Ratio 1.13
BTI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. BTI: 1.13 )
BTI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 1.55
Current: 1.13

0.93
1.55
Quick Ratio 0.65
BTI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. BTI: 0.65 )
BTI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 0.97
Current: 0.65

0.59
0.97

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.97
BTI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
59% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 3.94 vs. BTI: 3.97 )
BTI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.58   Max: 4.86
Current: 3.97

2.58
4.86
Dividend Payout 0.69
BTI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
90% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. BTI: 0.69 )
BTI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 1.36
Current: 0.69

0.3
1.36
Dividend growth (3y) 9.50
BTI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 12.70 vs. BTI: 9.50 )
BTI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 54.8
Current: 9.5

0
54.8
Yield on cost (5-Year) 6.69
BTI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
50% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 6.86 vs. BTI: 6.69 )
BTI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 4.43   Max: 8.34
Current: 6.69

4.43
8.34
Share Buyback Rate 1.50
BTI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
82% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BTI: 1.50 )
BTI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.8   Max: -14.3
Current: 1.5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.60
BTI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
83% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. BTI: 1.60 )
BTI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 2.54
Current: 1.6

1.34
2.54
Price/Median PS Value 1.40
BTI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. BTI: 1.40 )
BTI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 1.22
Current: 1.4

0.29
1.22
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.80
BTI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. BTI: 1.80 )
BTI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 1.91
Current: 1.8

0.54
1.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.20
BTI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
75% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. BTI: 7.20 )
BTI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.9   Max: 15.4
Current: 7.2

5.9
15.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 13.07
BTI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
84% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Tobacco industry.

( Industry Median: 13.07 vs. BTI: 13.07 )
BTI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 6.2   Max: 18.8
Current: 13.07

6.2
18.8

Business Description

Industry: Tobacco Products » Tobacco
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Traded in other countries:BATS.UK, BTAFF.USA, BMTA.Germany, BMT.Germany
British American Tobacco PLC 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.
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