British American Tobacco plc (JSE:BTI) owns Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall. It is acquiring Reynolds American. Market cap R1.7 trillion, P/E ratio of 22.5 and a dividend yield of 3.2 per cent. Guest Gary Booysen from Rand Swiss and resident expert Paul Theron from Vestact decide whether BAT is hot or not.
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