NASDAQ:VSAT - ViaSat Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $63.41 +0.04 (+0.06 %) (As of 08/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$63.37Today's Range$63.01 - $63.8052-Week Range$59.16 - $80.26Volume504,284 shsAverage Volume436,330 shsMarket Capitalization$3.80 billionP/E Ratio-73.76Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.88 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 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 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. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California. Receive VSAT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VSAT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNASDAQ:VSAT CUSIP92552V10 Webwww.viasat.com Phone760-476-2200 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.57 Current Ratio1.37 Quick Ratio0.88 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-73.76 Forward P/E Ratio-38.20 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.59 billion Price / Sales2.37 Cash Flow$3.4631 per share Price / Cash18.31 Book Value$31.38 per share Price / Book2.02 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.86) Net Income$-67,300,000.00 Net Margins-5.58% Return on Equity-3.97% Return on Assets-2.17% Miscellaneous Employees5,200 Outstanding Shares59,550,000Market Cap$3.80 billion 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, August, 9th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.57) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.50) by $0.07. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $438.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $429.75 million. ViaSat had a negative return on equity of 3.97% and a negative net margin of 5.58%. The company's revenue was up 15.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.04 EPS. View ViaSat's Earnings History. When is ViaSat's next earnings date? ViaSat is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ViaSat. What price target have analysts set for VSAT? 9 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for ViaSat's stock. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $89.00. On average, they anticipate ViaSat's stock price to reach $69.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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." View Analyst Ratings for ViaSat. Who are some of ViaSat's key competitors? Some companies that are related to ViaSat include Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT), Commscope (COMM), Echostar (SATS), ARRIS International (ARRS), Maxar Technologies (MAXR), Mitel Networks (MITL), Loral Space & Communications Ltd. (LORL), Casa Systems (CASA), Comtech Telecomm. (CMTL), CalAmp (CAMP), Sierra Wireless (SWIR), Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT), Harmonic (HLIT), Energous (WATT) and Ceragon Networks (CRNT). Who are ViaSat's key executives? ViaSat's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mark D. Dankberg, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)Mr. Richard A. Baldridge, Pres, COO & Director (Age 59)Ms. Shawn Lynn Duffy, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)Mr. Keven K. Lippert, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 45)Mr. Ken A. Peterman, Sr. VP & Pres of Gov. Systems (Age 61) Has ViaSat been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about VSAT stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ViaSat earned a news impact score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 46.36 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for ViaSat. Who are ViaSat's major shareholders? ViaSat's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.40%), Odey Asset Management Group Ltd (3.94%), Sylebra HK Co Ltd (2.19%), Millennium Management LLC (2.06%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (1.87%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.38%). 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 Millennium Management LLC, United Services Automobile Association, Baird Financial Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Ashford Capital Management Inc., Cambiar Investors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and B. Riley Financial Inc.. 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, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sylebra HK Co Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Odey Asset Management Group Ltd, Firsthand Capital Management Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Mutual of America Capital Management 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 $63.43. How big of a company is ViaSat? ViaSat has a market capitalization of $3.80 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: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 300 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 361 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 661MarketBeat'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. 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