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British American Tobacco PB Ratio

: 0.98 (As of Today)
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The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. As of today (2021-10-26), British American Tobacco's share price is $35.91. British American Tobacco's Book Value per Share for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 was $36.72. Hence, British American Tobacco's PB Ratio of today is 0.98.

Good Sign:

British American Tobacco PLC stock PB Ratio (=0.94) is close to 2-year low of 0.88

The historical rank and industry rank for British American Tobacco's PB Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:BTI' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84   Med: 7.68   Max: 18.94
Current: 0.95

0.84
18.94

During the past 13 years, British American Tobacco's highest PB Ratio was 18.94. The lowest was 0.84. And the median was 7.68.

NYSE:BTI's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 9 Companies
in the Tobacco Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. NYSE:BTI: 0.95 )

During the past 12 months, British American Tobacco's average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was -9.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 1.00% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 64.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate was 27.80% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Book Value Per Share Growth Rate of British American Tobacco was 276.10% per year. The lowest was -49.80% per year. And the median was 7.00% per year.

Back to Basics: PB Ratio


British American Tobacco PB Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for British American Tobacco's PB Ratio can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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British American Tobacco Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
PB Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 10.28 1.89 0.88 1.16 1.02

British American Tobacco Semi-Annual Data
Dec11 Jun12 Dec12 Jun13 Dec13 Jun14 Dec14 Jun15 Dec15 Jun16 Dec16 Jun17 Dec17 Jun18 Dec18 Jun19 Dec19 Jun20 Dec20 Jun21
PB Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.97 1.16 1.03 1.02 1.02

Competitive Comparison

For the Tobacco subindustry, British American Tobacco's PB Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and PB Ratio data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

British American Tobacco PB Ratio Distribution

For the Tobacco Products industry and Consumer Defensive sector, British American Tobacco's PB Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where British American Tobacco's PB Ratio falls into.



British American Tobacco PB Ratio Calculation

The PB Ratio, or Price-to-Book ratio, or Price/Book, is a financial ratio used to compare a company's market price to its Book Value per Share. It is a ratio widely used to value stocks.

British American Tobacco's PB Ratio for today is calculated as follows:

PB Ratio=Share Price/Book Value per Share (A: Dec. 2020)
=35.91/36.717
=0.98

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

A closely related ratio is called Price-to-Tangible-Book. The difference between Price-to-Tangible-Book and PB Ratio is that book value other than intangibles are used in the calculation.


British American Tobacco  (NYSE:BTI) PB Ratio Explanation

Unlike valuation ratios relative to the earning power such as PE Ratio, PE Ratio without NRI, PS Ratio, Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow , or Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow, the PB Ratio measures the valuation of the stock relative to the underlying asset of the company.

The PB Ratio works the best for the businesses that earn most of their profit from their assets, e.g. banks and insurance companies.


Be Aware

Some businesses have very light assets, such as software companies or insurance agencies. The PB Ratio does not work well for these companies. Some companies even have negative equity, so the PB Ratio cannot be applied to them.


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British American Tobacco Business Description

British American Tobacco logo
Industry
Address
Globe House, 4 Temple Place, London, GBR, WC2R 2PG
Following the acquisition of Reynolds American, British American Tobacco is neck-and-neck with Philip Morris International to be the largest listed global tobacco company--slightly larger than PMI on net revenue, but slightly smaller on volumes. British American's Global Drive Brands are Dunhill, Kent, Pall Mall, Lucky Strike, and Rothmans, and it also owns Newport and Camel in the U.S. The firm also sells vapor e-cigarettes, including its Vype brand, heated tobacco, with Glo, as well as roll- your-own and smokeless tobacco products. The company holds 31% of ITC Limited, the leading Indian cigarette-maker.

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