AeroVironment Company Profile (NASDAQ:AVAV)

About AeroVironment

AeroVironment logoAeroVironment, Inc. designs, develops, produces, supports and operates a portfolio of products and services for government agencies, businesses and consumers. The Company operates through two segments: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), which focuses primarily on the design, development, production, support and operation of UAS and tactical missile systems that provide situational awareness, multi-band communications, force protection and other mission effects, and Efficient Energy Systems (EES), which focuses primarily on the design, development, production, marketing, support and operation of electric energy systems. The Company supplies UAS, tactical missile systems and related services primarily to organizations within the United States Department of Defense (DoD). The Company also supplies charging systems and services for electric vehicles (EVs), and power cycling and test systems to commercial, consumer and government customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AVAV
  • CUSIP: 00807310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $29.84
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $28.40
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 76.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 54.25
  • P/E Growth: -5.13
  • Market Cap: $684.29M
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,932,000
  • Beta: 1.15
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $30.33 (1.65% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/12/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$27.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetHold$28.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details
7/13/2015Dougherty & CoReiterated RatingBuy$35.00View Rating Details
1/14/2015Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
9/4/2014Benchmark Co.UpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)


Earnings History for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/30/2016Q117($0.17)$37.81 millionN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2016Q416($0.07)$0.23$84.76 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q316$0.05$0.27$70.35 million$67.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2015Q216($0.09)$0.19$57.74 million$64.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/1/2015Q116($0.15)($0.24)$53.92 million$47.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/30/2015Q415$0.18$0.32$86.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q315$0.06$0.10$69.87 million$68.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014Q215($0.11)($0.13)$55.60 million$52.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/3/2014Q115($0.11)($0.16)$50.70 million$51.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/8/2014Q414$0.22$0.27$69.62 million$73.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q314$0.19$0.34$64.96 million$69.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/26/2013Q2$0.07$0.14$56.64 million$64.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2013Q1 2014($0.07)($0.32)$43.78 million$44.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/25/2013Q4 2013($0.12)($0.04)$51.07 million$54.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/20120.39$0.39$80.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/5/2012Q113($0.03)($0.06)$63.24 million$58.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/26/2012$0.71$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2012$0.43$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2011$0.20$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/7/2011$0.01$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/21/2011$0.68$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2011$0.38$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.3 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.55 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q2 20164($0.09)$0.25$0.08
Q3 20162($0.05)$0.02($0.02)
Q4 20162$0.05$0.11$0.08
Q1 20173($0.23)$0.26$0.07
Q2 20173($0.06)$0.36$0.21
Q3 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q4 20171$0.35$0.35$0.35
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell8,500$28.74$244,290.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell8,500$28.52$242,420.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell11,700$27.56$322,452.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Douglas E ScottSVPSell368$27.49$10,116.32View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Raymond D CookCFOSell1,121$27.49$30,816.29View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Wahid NawabiCEOSell2,634$27.49$72,408.66View SEC Filing  
7/6/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell4,000$27.06$108,240.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell1,300$27.30$35,490.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell16,000$30.69$491,040.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell61,000$32.01$1,952,610.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell8,500$28.27$240,295.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Timothy E ConverChairmanSell8,500$28.59$243,015.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016Timothy E ConverCEOSell8,500$29.28$248,880.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Timothy E ConverCEOSell8,500$28.36$241,060.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Timothy E ConverCEOSell12,752$28.03$357,438.56View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Timothy E ConverCEOSell4,248$27.06$114,950.88View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Timothy E ConverCEOSell3,344$27.06$90,488.64View SEC Filing  
1/14/2016Cathleen S. ClineVPSell10,000$26.11$261,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2015Douglas E ScottSVPSell1,663$21.20$35,255.60View SEC Filing  
10/6/2015Wahid NawabiCOOSell558$21.20$11,829.60View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Timothy E ConverCEOSell2,605$27.69$72,132.45View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Wahid NawabiCOOSell1,477$27.69$40,898.13View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Jikun KimCFOSell14,649$34.84$510,371.16View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Jikun KimCFOSell3,509$34.56$121,271.04View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Roy E MinsonSVPSell2,175$35.26$76,690.50View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Timothy E ConverCEOSell7,000$35.26$246,820.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Wahid NawabiVPSell1,798$35.26$63,397.48View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Joseph AlibrandiDirectorSell4,964$35.07$174,087.48View SEC Filing  
4/7/2014Roy MinsonSVPSell2,000$36.44$72,880.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Joseph AlibrandiDirectorSell13,000$37.83$491,790.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Tom HerringCOOSell55,889$36.95$2,065,098.55View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Charles HollandDirectorSell35,189$36.14$1,271,730.46View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Jikun KimCFOSell22,177$35.54$788,170.58View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Stephen PageDirectorBuy5,000$22.50$112,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Roy MinsonSVPSell5,656$22.81$129,013.36View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Tom HerringCOOSell2,587$23.29$60,251.23View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Timothy ConverCEOSell6,000$22.55$135,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell9,000$22.62$203,580.00View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell9,000$23.12$208,080.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Roy E MinsonSVPSell2,000$20.51$41,020.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Roy E MinsonSVPSell3,000$19.83$59,490.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell9,000$20.09$180,810.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell9,000$20.04$180,360.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell9,000$20.51$184,590.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell7,926$20.17$159,867.42View SEC Filing  
4/16/2013Arnold L FishmanDirectorBuy25,416$18.07$459,267.12View SEC Filing  
4/12/2013Arnold L FishmanDirectorBuy17,584$18.14$318,973.76View SEC Filing  
4/8/2013Arnold L FishmanDirectorBuy7,000$17.84$124,880.00View SEC Filing  
1/18/2013Timothy E ConverCEOSell9,000$21.90$197,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Timothy E ConverCEOSell40,000$21.54$861,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV)
DateHeadline logoAeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Reports Sales Of $84.757, Surprising Estimates By -1.198% - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 27 at 3:37 PM logo2 Defense Companies Target Navy Drone Market (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 27 at 8:29 AM logoETF’s with exposure to AeroVironment, Inc. : August 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 23 at 3:40 PM
News IconAeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Shares in Focus According to the Crowd & Analysts - Post News (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 23 at 6:35 AM logoAnalysts See Sales Of $297.392 For AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 21 at 8:24 AM logoAeroVironment, Inc. Schedules First Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 16 at 8:57 PM logoDrones Provide a Profitable Opportunity Coming to a Sky Near You (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 16 at 3:44 PM
News IconAeroVironment Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) rating reiterated at Jefferies - BNB Daily (blog) (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 15 at 3:44 PM
News IconAeroVironment drones deployed aboard Navy destoryers (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 15 at 10:53 AM logoAeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Records An Estimated Annual Sales Mean Of $297.392 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 14 at 8:28 AM
News IconUS Navy Deploying Newly Designated RQ-20B AeroVironment Puma AE with Precision Recovery System Aboard Guided Missile Destroyer (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 12 at 3:51 PM
News IconAeroVironment Drone Deployed on Navy Destroyer (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 11 at 9:35 PM logoAeroVironment (AVAV) Says Puma AE Being Deployed by U.S. Navy (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 11 at 3:45 PM
News IconUnited States Navy Deploying RQ-20B AeroVironment Puma AE with Precision Recovery System (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 11 at 12:53 PM logoUnited States Navy Deploying Newly Designated RQ-20B AeroVironment Puma AE with Precision Recovery System Aboard Guided Missile Destroyer (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 11 at 12:53 PM logoAeroVironment, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AVAV-US : August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 9 at 12:31 PM logoAeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the Jefferies 2016 Industrials Conference and Canaccord Genuity's 36th Annual ... - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 8 at 3:42 PM logoAeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the Jefferies 2016 Industrials Conference and Canaccord Genuity’s 36th Annual Growth Conference (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 8 at 3:42 PM logoETF’s with exposure to AeroVironment, Inc. : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 8 at 3:42 PM logoWill AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Surprise Analysts? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 7 at 3:39 PM logoInsiders and Institutional Investors Selling, Short Interest Growing AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - Finance Daily (NASDAQ:AVAV) - August 5 at 9:02 PM logoEV Charging Gets a $4.5 Billion Boost From Government Loan Guarantee (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 26 at 1:17 PM logoETF’s with exposure to AeroVironment, Inc. : July 25, 2016 (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 25 at 12:51 PM logoDrone Revolution: The Energy Industry Could Be a Proving Ground (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 23 at 8:08 AM
News IconShares Stumbling of Late: AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - TGP (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 23 at 5:49 AM logoAeroVironment, Inc. :AVAV-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 22 at 9:22 AM
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News IconEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 20 at 11:05 PM logoAeroVironment: Stay Patient If You Can - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 20 at 11:05 PM
News IconEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - TGP (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 19 at 3:40 PM
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News IconAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 14 at 12:35 PM
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News IconAeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 12 at 6:28 AM
News IconStock Performance Rundown on: AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 11 at 8:28 AM logoAeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Expected To Post Sales Of $297.392 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 10 at 8:25 AM logoNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) - Fiscal Standard (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 10 at 8:25 AM logoAeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) Analyst Rating in Focus - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:AVAV) - July 8 at 3:41 PM
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AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) Chart for Tuesday, August, 30, 2016

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