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Avast Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 521
0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 521
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 554.90
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 521
Volume3.91 million shs
Average Volume3.13 million shs
Market Capitalization£5.35 billion
P/E Ratio24.81
Dividend Yield1.39%
Avast Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides digital security products under the Avast, AVG, and CCleaner brands worldwide. It operates through two segments, Consumer and Small and Medium Business (SMB). The company offers desktop security and mobile device protection products; value-added solutions for performance, privacy, and other tools; dynamic secure search solution, including browser toolbar; and big data and marketing analytics solutions, as well as security solutions designed for small businesses. It also provides managed security platforms comprises management console, a cloud-based console that allows a user to deploy antivirus protection to multiple devices and manage all devices from one place; CloudCare, a SaaS security platform that remotely delivers layered endpoint and network security services to multiple devices and sites; and Managed Workplace RMM products. In addition, the company offers business security services, such as managed antivirus, secure Web gateway, backup and disaster recovery, email security, content filtering, and NOC and help desk services. Further, it owns and operates FileHippo, a download Website that offers computer software. The company primarily sells software licenses through e-commerce services providers, and retailers and resellers. Avast Plc was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Prague, the Czech Republic.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.46 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Software - Application
Phone420 2 4700 5666



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£878.80 million
Cash FlowGBX 14.67 per share
Book ValueGBX 112.20 per share



Outstanding Shares1,027,609,984
Market Cap£5.35 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 521
0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Avast (LON:AVST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Avast's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Avast's stock was trading at GBX 344.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AVST stock has increased by 51.3% and is now trading at GBX 521.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Avast?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Avast in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating, 8 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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How often does Avast pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Avast?

Avast declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.05 per share on Friday, October 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 10th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for AVST?

12 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Avast's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 355 to GBX 650. On average, they expect Avast's share price to reach GBX 540.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Avast's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Avast own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Avast investors own include Cloudera (CLDR), Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN), Aviva (AV), AstraZeneca (AZN), Close Brothers Group (CBG), Diageo (DGE), Docusign (DOCU), Intel (INTC), Legal & General Group (LGEN) and Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY).

Who are Avast's key executives?

Avast's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Vincent Steckler, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Pavel Baudis, Co Founder & Director
  • Dr. Eduard Kucera, Co Founder & Director
  • Mr. Philip Marshall, CFO & Director (Age 49)
  • Peter Russell, Director of Investor Relations

What is Avast's stock symbol?

Avast trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "AVST."

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 521.

How big of a company is Avast?

Avast has a market capitalization of £5.35 billion and generates £878.80 million in revenue each year. Avast employs 1,581 workers across the globe.

What is Avast's official website?

The official website for Avast is www.avast.com.

How can I contact Avast?

The company can be reached via phone at 420 2 4700 5666.

This page was last updated on 9/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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