AeroVironment Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.64 (-0.73 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume225,073 shs
Average Volume207,380 shs
Market Capitalization$2.16 billion
P/E RatioN/A
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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.


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2.26 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

18th out of 53 stocks

Aircraft Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AeroVironment a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AeroVironment in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" AeroVironment stock.
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When is AeroVironment's next earnings date?

AeroVironment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, December 14th 2021.
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How were AeroVironment's earnings last quarter?

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September, 7th. The aerospace company reported ($0.17) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.24) by $0.07. The aerospace company had revenue of $101 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $98.81 million. AeroVironment had a negative net margin of 0.18% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.50%. AeroVironment's revenue was up 15.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.44 earnings per share.
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How has AeroVironment's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

AeroVironment's stock was trading at $54.73 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AVAV stock has increased by 59.3% and is now trading at $87.20.
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What guidance has AeroVironment issued on next quarter's earnings?

AeroVironment issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.500-$2.700 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.640. The company issued revenue guidance of $560 million-$580 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $569.34 million.

What price target have analysts set for AVAV?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for AeroVironment's stock. Their forecasts range from $88.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect AeroVironment's share price to reach $113.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.3% 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, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director (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 Wahid Nawabi has an approval rating of 82% among AeroVironment's employees.

Who are some of AeroVironment's key competitors?

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.24%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.81%), American Capital Management Inc. (6.13%), State Street Corp (4.83%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.71%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.84%). Company insiders that own AeroVironment stock include Alison Marie Roelke, 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 Invesco Ltd., ARK Investment Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold AeroVironment company stock in the last year include Alison Marie Roelke, 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 Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Citigroup Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc., State Street Corp, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Canal Insurance CO, and Connors Investor Services Inc..
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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 $87.20.

How much money does AeroVironment make?

AeroVironment has a market capitalization of $2.16 billion and generates $394.91 million in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $23.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.10 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: AeroVironment Inc., Altoy Savunma Sanayi ve Havacilik Anonim Sirketi, HAPSMobile Inc., Pulse Aerospace, Pulse Aerospace LLC, and SkyTower Inc..

When was AeroVironment founded?

AeroVironment was founded in 1971.

What is AeroVironment's official website?

The official website for AeroVironment is

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by Staff
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