|Bid||36.33 x 1000|
|Ask||36.34 x 1400|
|Day's Range||36.06 - 36.45|
|52 Week Range||27.32 - 45.64|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.60|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||1.64|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.71 (7.34%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Dec 17, 2020|
|1y Target Est||43.88|
UBS analyst Robert Rampto downgraded tobacco giant Philip Morris to Neutral from Buy, and lowered his price target to $80 from $90. He’s “waiting for a better entry point” in Philip Morris stock.
The BAT Group (BAT) has today been named as a Diversity Leader by the Financial Times for a second consecutive year.
Thousands of miles away in Brussels, photographer Olivier Truyman says that pre-COVID, he was smoking less than three-quarters of a pack a day. In homes across the world, people like Eddy and Truyman are giving Big Tobacco a boost during the pandemic, despite public health advice that smoking increases the risk of severe illness from COVID-19. In recent weeks, tobacco companies Philip Morris International Inc, Japan Tobacco Inc (JT), Imperial Brands Plc and Altria Group Inc all raised their sales or profit targets, saying the industry had done better than expected, mostly in the United States and Europe.