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NASDAQ:AVAV

AeroVironment (AVAV) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$123.24
-0.51 (-0.41%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$121.63
$124.23
50-Day Range
$118.30
$130.50
52-Week Range
$83.87
$143.99
Volume
210,123 shs
Average Volume
172,510 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.47 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$127.00

AeroVironment MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.86 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.1% Upside
$127.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.28% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.68mentions of AeroVironment in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
23.55%
From $2.76 to $3.41 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.40 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

31st out of 41 stocks

Aircraft Industry

5th out of 7 stocks


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About AeroVironment Stock (NASDAQ:AVAV)

AeroVironment, Inc. designs, develops, produces, delivers, and supports a portfolio of robotic systems and related services for government agencies and businesses in the United States and internationally. It operates through Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS), Tactical Missile System (TMS), Medium Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MUAS), and High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite Systems (HAPS) segments. The company supplies UAS, TMS, unmanned ground vehicle, and related services primarily to organizations within the U.S. Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and to international allied governments. It also designs, engineers, tools, and manufactures unmanned aerial and aircraft systems, including airborne platforms, payloads and payload integration, ground control systems, and ground support equipment and other items and services related to unmanned aircraft systems. In addition, the company offers small UAS products, including training, spare parts, product repair, product replacement, and the customer contracted operation. Further, it develops high-altitude pseudo-satellite UAS systems. AeroVironment, Inc. was incorporated in 1971 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

AVAV Stock Price History

AVAV Stock News Headlines

AVAV Apr 2024 105.000 put
AVAV Apr 2024 140.000 call
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AVAV Apr 2024 95.000 put
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AVAV Jul 2024 120.000 call
AVAV Jun 2024 130.000 put
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
12/05/2023
Today
2/25/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
3/04/2024
Fiscal Year End
4/30/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Aerospace
Industry
Aircraft
Sub-Industry
Aerospace & Defense
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:AVAV
CUSIP
00807310
Employees
1,279
Year Founded
1971

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$127.00
High Stock Price Target
$152.00
Low Stock Price Target
$115.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+3.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.86
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-176,210,000.00
Pretax Margin
-18.92%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$540.54 million
Cash Flow
$11.42 per share
Book Value
$21.81 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
27,741,000
Market Cap
$3.47 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.41

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AVAV Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell AeroVironment stock right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AeroVironment in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" AVAV shares.
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What is AeroVironment's stock price target for 2024?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for AeroVironment's shares. Their AVAV share price targets range from $115.00 to $152.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $127.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have AVAV shares performed in 2024?

AeroVironment's stock was trading at $126.04 at the beginning of the year. Since then, AVAV stock has decreased by 2.2% and is now trading at $123.24.
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Are investors shorting AeroVironment?

AeroVironment saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 923,600 shares, an increase of 13.1% from the January 15th total of 816,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 262,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.5 days.
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When is AeroVironment's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 4th 2024.
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How can I listen to AeroVironment's earnings call?

AeroVironment will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, March 4th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were AeroVironment's earnings last quarter?

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, December, 5th. The aerospace company reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.62 by $0.35. The aerospace company had revenue of $180.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $170.91 million. AeroVironment had a negative net margin of 18.58% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.53%. The business's revenue was up 62.0% compared to the same quarter last year.

What guidance has AeroVironment issued on next quarter's earnings?

AeroVironment updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Monday, December, 11th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.460-2.700 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 2.720. The company issued revenue guidance of $685.0 million-$705.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $676.6 million.

What is Wahid Nawabi's approval rating as AeroVironment's CEO?

81 employees have rated AeroVironment Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi on Glassdoor.com. Wahid Nawabi has an approval rating of 82% among the company's employees. 76.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at AeroVironment to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of AeroVironment own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AeroVironment investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA), PayPal (PYPL), Broadcom (AVGO) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are AeroVironment's major shareholders?

AeroVironment's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.36%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (2.35%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.35%), Heard Capital LLC (2.27%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.14%) and ARK Investment Management LLC (1.76%). Insiders that own company stock include Alison Marie Roelke, Brian Charles Shackley, Charles R Holland, Charles Thomas Burbage, Mark Zuckerberg, Melissa Ann Brown, Stephen F Page, Timothy E Conver, Timothy E Conver and Wahid Nawabi.
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How do I buy shares of AeroVironment?

Shares of AVAV stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does AeroVironment have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of AeroVironment: ARCTURUS UAV, AeroVironment Inc, Altoy Savunma Sanayi ve Havacilik, Arcturus UAV Inc., PROGENY SYSTEMS CORPORATION’S INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS GROUP, Pulse Aerospace, and Telerob.
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This page (NASDAQ:AVAV) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff