NASDAQ:VSAT - ViaSat Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$88.99 +0.43 (+0.49 %)
(As of 04/25/2019 03:57 AM ET)
Previous Close$88.56
Today's Range$88.1840 - $90.43
52-Week Range$55.93 - $90.43
Volume651,486 shs
Average Volume468,601 shs
Market Capitalization$5.38 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.9
Viasat, Inc. provides broadband and communications products and services worldwide. The company's Satellite Services segment offers satellite-based fixed broadband services, including broadband Internet access and voice over Internet protocol services to consumers and businesses; in-flight Internet and aviation software services to commercial airlines; and mobile broadband services comprising network management and high-speed Internet connectivity services for customers using airborne, maritime, and ground mobile satellite systems. As of March 31, 2018, this segment provided broadband Internet services to approximately 576,000 subscribers. Its Commercial Networks segment offers fixed satellite networks comprising satellite network infrastructure and ground terminals; mobile broadband satellite communication systems; and antenna systems for terrestrial and satellite applications, such as earth imaging, remote sensing, mobile satellite communication, Ka-band earth stations, and other multi-band antennas. This segment also provides design and technology services, including analysis, design, development, and specification of satellites and ground systems; ASIC and MMIC design; and network function virtualization. The company's Government Systems segment offers government satellite communication systems, including various mobile and fixed broadband modems, terminals, network access control systems, and antenna systems; cybersecurity and information assurance products and services; and tactical radio and information distribution systems to enable real-time collection and dissemination of secure real-time digital information between command centers, communications nodes, ground and maritime platforms, and airborne intelligence and defense platforms. Viasat Inc. has a collaboration agreement with Facebook Inc. to enhance the deployment of high-speed Internet to communities worldwide. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VSAT
CUSIP92552V10
Phone760-476-2200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Cash Flow$3.5188 per share
Book Value$31.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-67,300,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees5,200
Market Cap$5.38 billion
Next Earnings Date5/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

ViaSat (NASDAQ:VSAT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is ViaSat's stock symbol?

ViaSat trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VSAT."

How were ViaSat's earnings last quarter?

ViaSat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.17) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.41) by $0.24. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $554.69 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $487.99 million. ViaSat had a negative net margin of 4.62% and a negative return on equity of 4.60%. ViaSat's revenue was up 45.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.04) earnings per share. View ViaSat's Earnings History.

When is ViaSat's next earnings date?

ViaSat is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ViaSat.

What price target have analysts set for VSAT?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for ViaSat's shares. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $84.00. On average, they expect ViaSat's stock price to reach $69.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 21.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for ViaSat.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ViaSat?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ViaSat in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for ViaSat.

Has ViaSat been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about VSAT stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ViaSat earned a coverage optimism score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of ViaSat's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of ViaSat own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ViaSat investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Raytheon (RTN), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Home Depot (HD), Honeywell International (HON), Northrop Grumman (NOC), NVIDIA (NVDA), General Dynamics (GD) and Hormel Foods (HRL).

Who are ViaSat's key executives?

ViaSat's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark D. Dankberg, Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Richard A. Baldridge, Pres, COO & Director (Age 60)
  • Ms. Shawn Lynn Duffy, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Keven K. Lippert, Chief Commercial Officer & Exec. VP of Strategic Initiatives (Age 46)
  • Mr. Ken A. Peterman, Sr. VP & Pres of Gov. Systems (Age 62)

Who are ViaSat's major shareholders?

ViaSat's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Virginia National Bank (0.15%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.12%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%), Strs Ohio (0.01%) and Pure Financial Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own ViaSat stock include B Allen Lay, Bruce Leroy Dirks, David Louis Ryan, Doug Abts, Fpr Partners Llc, Harvey White, Jeffrey M Nash, John P Stenbit, Ken Allen Peterman, Keven K Lippert, Kevin J Harkenrider, Mark D Dankberg, Richard A Baldridge, Robert James Blair and Toro Melinda Michele Del. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ViaSat.

Which institutional investors are selling ViaSat stock?

VSAT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virginia National Bank and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold ViaSat company stock in the last year include B Allen Lay, Bruce Leroy Dirks, David Louis Ryan, Doug Abts, Fpr Partners Llc, Jeffrey M Nash, John P Stenbit, Ken Allen Peterman, Keven K Lippert, Kevin J Harkenrider, Mark D Dankberg, Richard A Baldridge, Robert James Blair and Toro Melinda Michele Del. View Insider Buying and Selling for ViaSat.

Which institutional investors are buying ViaSat stock?

VSAT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pure Financial Advisors Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Strs Ohio and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for ViaSat.

How do I buy shares of ViaSat?

Shares of VSAT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is ViaSat's stock price today?

One share of VSAT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.99.

How big of a company is ViaSat?

ViaSat has a market capitalization of $5.38 billion and generates $1.59 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $-67,300,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.86) on an earnings per share basis. ViaSat employs 5,200 workers across the globe.

What is ViaSat's official website?

The official website for ViaSat is http://www.viasat.com.

How can I contact ViaSat?

ViaSat's mailing address is 6155 EL CAMINO REAL, CARLSBAD CA, 92009. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 760-476-2200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for ViaSat (NASDAQ VSAT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  352 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  401 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  753
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ViaSat and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VSAT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VSAT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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