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AeroVironment Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.16 (-0.27%)
(As of 01/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
245,984 shs
Average Volume
213,556 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.44 billion
P/E Ratio
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About AeroVironment

AeroVironment, Inc. engages in the design, development, production, support and operation of unmanned aircraft systems and electric transportation solutions. The company was founded by Paul B. MacCready, Jr. in July 1971 and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.


AeroVironment Updates 1 Key Risk Factor
December 16, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Aerospace & Defense
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$394.91 million
Cash Flow
$2.80 per share
Book Value
$24.81 per share


Net Income
$23.33 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.44 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.22 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

20th out of 60 stocks

Aircraft Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AeroVironment a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AeroVironment in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" AeroVironment stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AVAV, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has AeroVironment's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

AeroVironment's stock was trading at $54.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AVAV stock has increased by 6.0% and is now trading at $58.03.
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Are investors shorting AeroVironment?

AeroVironment saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 810,100 shares, a decline of 27.0% from the November 30th total of 1,110,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 237,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days. Currently, 3.5% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is AeroVironment's next earnings date?

AeroVironment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 8th 2022.
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How were AeroVironment's earnings last quarter?

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) released its earnings results on Tuesday, December, 7th. The aerospace company reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.16. The aerospace company earned $122 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $131.77 million. AeroVironment had a negative net margin of 0.07% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.62%. The firm's revenue was up 31.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.48 EPS.
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What guidance has AeroVironment issued on next quarter's earnings?

AeroVironment updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, December, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.230-$1.370 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.620. The company issued revenue guidance of $440 million-$460 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $569.62 million.

What price target have analysts set for AVAV?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for AeroVironment's stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate AeroVironment's stock price to reach $80.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are AeroVironment's key executives?

AeroVironment's management team includes the following people:
  • Wahid Nawabi, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Kenneth Karklin, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Kevin McDonnell, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Scott Newbern, Chief Technology Officer & Vice President
  • Regine Lawton, Chief Information Officer & Vice President

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

58 employees have rated AeroVironment CEO Wahid Nawabi on Glassdoor.com. Wahid Nawabi has an approval rating of 82% among AeroVironment's employees.

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).

What is AeroVironment's stock symbol?

AeroVironment trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AVAV."

Who are AeroVironment's major shareholders?

AeroVironment's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.75%), Bouvel Investment Partners LLC (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Curbstone Financial Management Corp (0.03%), Radnor Capital Management LLC (0.02%) and Lindbrook Capital LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own AeroVironment stock include Alison Marie Roelke, Brian Charles Shackley, Mark Zuckerberg, Timothy E Conver, Timothy E Conver and Wahid Nawabi.
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Which major investors are selling AeroVironment stock?

AVAV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bouvel Investment Partners LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC. Company insiders that have sold AeroVironment company stock in the last year include Alison Marie Roelke, Brian Charles Shackley, Mark Zuckerberg, Timothy E Conver, and Wahid Nawabi.
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Which major investors are buying AeroVironment stock?

AVAV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Radnor Capital Management LLC, Curbstone Financial Management Corp, and Lindbrook Capital LLC.
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How do I buy shares of AeroVironment?

Shares of AVAV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is AeroVironment's stock price today?

One share of AVAV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.03.

How much money does AeroVironment make?

AeroVironment has a market capitalization of $1.44 billion and generates $394.91 million in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $23.33 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.02) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AeroVironment have?

AeroVironment employs 1,177 workers across the globe.

Does AeroVironment have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of AeroVironment: ARCTURUS UAV, ARCTURUS UAV, AeroVironment Inc., Altoy Savunma Sanayi ve Havacilik Anonim Sirketi, Pulse Aerospace, and Telerob.

When was AeroVironment founded?

AeroVironment was founded in 1971.

What is AeroVironment's official website?

The official website for AeroVironment is www.avinc.com.

Where are AeroVironment's headquarters?

AeroVironment is headquartered at 900 INNOVATORS WAY, SIMI VALLEY CA, 93065.

How can I contact AeroVironment?

AeroVironment's mailing address is 900 INNOVATORS WAY, SIMI VALLEY CA, 93065. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at (805) 520-8350, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 626-359-9628.

This page was last updated on 1/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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