NASDAQ:VSAT - ViaSat Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$68.46 +0.21 (+0.31 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$68.25
Today's Range$67.29 - $68.52
52-Week Range$57.75 - $80.26
Volume376,300 shs
Average Volume393,629 shs
Market Capitalization$4.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
ViaSat logoViasat, Inc. provides broadband and communications products and services worldwide. The company's Satellite Services segment offers fixed broadband services, including broadband Internet access and voice over Internet protocol services under the Exede and WildBlue brands to consumers and businesses; in-flight Internet and aviation software services to commercial airlines; mobile broadband services comprising network management and high-speed Internet connectivity services for customers using airborne, maritime, and ground mobile satellite systems; and enterprise broadband services. As of March 31, 2017, this segment provided broadband Internet services to approximately 659,000 consumer and small business subscribers. Its Commercial Networks segment offers fixed satellite networks comprising satellite network infrastructure and ground terminals designed to access Ka-band broadband services; 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 wide area network compression for enterprise networks. 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. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.53
Current Ratio1.31
Quick Ratio0.89


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Price / Sales2.53
Cash Flow$3.4982 per share
Price / Cash19.57
Book Value$31.38 per share
Price / Book2.18


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.86)
Net Income$-67,300,000.00
Net Margins-4.22%
Return on Equity-2.56%
Return on Assets-1.44%


Outstanding Shares58,910,000
Market Cap$4,020.48

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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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 24th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.45) by $0.40. The communications equipment provider earned $439.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $424.47 million. ViaSat had a negative net margin of 4.22% and a negative return on equity of 2.56%. ViaSat's revenue for the quarter was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.32 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 Tuesday, August, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ViaSat.

What price target have analysts set for VSAT?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for ViaSat's stock. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $89.00. On average, they expect ViaSat's share price to reach $73.3750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for ViaSat.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ViaSat?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ViaSat in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of ViaSat's key competitors?

Who are ViaSat's key executives?

ViaSat's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark D. Dankberg, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Richard A. Baldridge, Pres, COO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Mark J. Miller, Co-Founder, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 58)
  • Ms. Shawn Lynn Duffy, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Keven K. Lippert, Pres of Broadband Services & Chief Legal Officer (Age 45)

Has ViaSat been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about VSAT stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. ViaSat earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 45.24 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are ViaSat's major shareholders?

ViaSat's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include VNBTrust National Association (0.30%), Cambiar Investors LLC (0.11%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%) and DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own ViaSat stock include B Allen Lay, Bruce Leroy Dirks, 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 major investors are selling ViaSat stock?

VSAT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambiar Investors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and VNBTrust National Association. Company insiders that have sold ViaSat company stock in the last year include B Allen Lay, 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 Insider Buying and Selling for ViaSat.

Which major investors are buying ViaSat stock?

VSAT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC. 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 $68.46.

How big of a company is ViaSat?

ViaSat has a market capitalization of $4.11 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.

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  279 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  344 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  623
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 7/19/2018 by Staff

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