LON:AVST - Avast Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 284.40 -3.70 (-1.28 %) (As of 01/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 288.10Today's RangeGBX 279.80 - GBX 292.9552-Week RangeN/AVolume682,509 shsAverage VolumeN/AMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Avast Plc and its subsidiaries provide digital security products under the Avast and AVG brands worldwide. It operates through two segments, Consumer and Small and Medium Business (SMB). The company offers products and solutions for protection, performance, privacy, and additional tools for desktop security, server protection, and mobile device protection; and big data and marketing analytics, as well as provides security solutions designed for small businesses. Its security products provide protection against cyber threats, including protection against viruses and other types of malware, network-based attacks, privacy controls, and password and identity management. The company also offers value-added solutions for personal computers and mobile devices focusing on performance and privacy, such as optimization products, VPN products, password manager products, and family safety products. It primarily sells its consumer products directly online and primarily sells its SMB products through resellers and distributors. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Prague, the Czech Republic. Receive AVST News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AVST and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Software - Application Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolLON:AVST Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.avast.com Phone420 2 4700 5666Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding SharesN/AMarket CapN/A OptionableNot Optionable Avast (LON:AVST) Frequently Asked Questions What is Avast's stock symbol? Avast trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "AVST." What price target have analysts set for AVST? 5 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Avast's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 310 to GBX 350. On average, they expect Avast's share price to reach GBX 326 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Avast. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Avast? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Avast in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Avast. Has Avast been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about AVST stock have been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Avast earned a news sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Avast's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Avast include 01 Communique Laboratory (OCQLF), 1Spatial (SPA), 8Common (8CO), Absolute Software (OU1), Acceleware (AXE), Accesso Technology Group (ACSO), Adacel Technologies (AELTF), Adacel Technologies (ADA), Advanced Credit Technologies (ACRT), Adyen (ADYYF), Agora (AGHI), AirIQ (IQ), Albert Technologies (ALB), Alfa Financial Software (ALFA) and Alphapoint Technology (APPO). Who are Avast's key executives? Avast's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Vincent Steckler, Chief Exec. Officer and Director (Age 61)Mr. Ondrej Vlcek, EVP and GM for the Consumer business & CTO (Age 42)Peter Russell, Director of Investor RelationsStephanie Kane, VP of PR & Corp. CommunicationsKevin Chapman, Sr. VP & GM of Avast Bus. Division How do I buy shares of Avast? Shares of AVST and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock. What is Avast's stock price today? One share of AVST stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 284.40. What is Avast's official website? The official website for Avast is http://www.avast.com. How can I contact Avast? The company can be reached via phone at 420 2 4700 5666. MarketBeat Community Rating for Avast (LON AVST)Community Ranking: 4.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 31 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 7 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 38MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Avast and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AVST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AVST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of momentum investing?