British American Tobacco p.l.c. (BTI) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 01, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.672 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 17, 2020. Shareholders who purchased BTI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BTI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.64, the dividend yield is 7.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BTI was $35.64, representing a -21.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.64 and a 30.45% increase over the 52 week low of $27.32.
BTI is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc (PM) and Altria Group (MO). Zacks Investment Research reports BTI's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 2.95%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.
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