British American Tobacco plc (BATS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Date: July 19, 2016
Pages: 38
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Report type: Strategic Report
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British American Tobacco plc (BATS) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:
  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

British American Tobacco plc (BAT) carries out the manufacture and sale of cigarettes and other tobacco related products. The company also offers an array of nicotine containing products. The product portfolio consists of cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, fine cut (roll-your-own) tobacco, snus, E-Cigarettes and tobacco heating products. BAT markets these products under various brands, namely, Pall Mall, Vogue, Viceroy, Benson & Hedges, Kool, Kent, Rothmans, Peter Stuyvesant, and Lucky Strike. The company operates through an extensive global network of manufacturing facilities, distributors, and retailers. Geographically, it has presence in major markets of Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and North and South America. BAT is headquartered in London, the UK.

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    British American Tobacco plc - Key Facts
    British American Tobacco plc - Key Employees
    British American Tobacco plc - Key Employee Biographies
    British American Tobacco plc - Major Products and Services
    British American Tobacco plc - History
    British American Tobacco plc - Company Statement
    British American Tobacco plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
    Head Office
    Other Locations & Subsidiaries
    Joint Venture


    British American Tobacco plc - Business Description
    British American Tobacco plc - Corporate Strategy
    British American Tobacco plc - SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis - Overview
    British American Tobacco plc - Strengths
    Strength - Strong Operational Performance
    Strength - Leading Brands
    Strength - Diversified Operation
    British American Tobacco plc - Weaknesses
    Weakness - Operational Issues
    British American Tobacco plc - Opportunities
    Opportunity - Inorganic Growth
    Opportunity - Positive Outlook for Tobacco Industry
    Opportunity - Positive Outlook: e-Cigarettes Market
    Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions
    British American Tobacco plc - Threats
    Threat - Intense Competition
    Threat - Stringent Regulations
    Threat - Increasing Sales of Counterfeit Products
    British American Tobacco plc - Key Competitors


    Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
    Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
    Performance Chart
    Financial Performance
    Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
    Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
    British American Tobacco plc, Recent Deals Summary


    Ratio Definitions
    About GlobalData
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    British American Tobacco plc, Key Facts
    British American Tobacco plc, Key Employees
    British American Tobacco plc, Key Employee Biographies
    British American Tobacco plc, Major Products and Services
    British American Tobacco plc, History
    British American Tobacco plc, Other Locations
    British American Tobacco plc, Subsidiaries
    British American Tobacco plc, Joint Venture
    British American Tobacco plc, Key Competitors
    British American Tobacco plc, Ratios based on current share price
    British American Tobacco plc, Annual Ratios
    British American Tobacco plc, Interim Ratios
    British American Tobacco plc, Recent Deals Summary
    Currency Codes
    Capital Market Ratios
    Equity Ratios
    Profitability Ratios
    Cost Ratios
    Liquidity Ratios
    Leverage Ratios
    Efficiency Ratios


    British American Tobacco plc, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
    British American Tobacco plc, Ratio Charts
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