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Viasat (VSAT) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.56 (-11.09%)
(As of 05/26/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.07 million shs
Average Volume
420,479 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.72 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Viasat

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 entertainment, internet, and aviation software services to commercial airlines; community internet services; mobile broadband services, including satellite-based internet services to energy offshore vessels, cruise ships, consumer ferries, and yachts; and advanced software and communication infrastructure services, which include ultra-secure solutions IP connectivity, bandwidth-optimized over-the-top applications, industrial internet-of-things big data enablement, and industry-leading machine learning analytics. This segment provides broadband Internet services to approximately 590,000 subscribers. Its Commercial Networks segment offers fixed satellite communication systems comprising satellite network infrastructure and ground terminals; mobile broadband satellite communication systems; 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; design and technology services comprising analysis, design, and development of satellites and ground systems; application specific integrated circuit and monolithic microwave integrated circuit chips; and network function virtualization. Its Government Systems segment offers 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 voice, and real-time collection and dissemination of video and data using secure, and jam-resistant transmission links. The company was incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Communications Equipment
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.26 billion
Cash Flow
$5.31 per share
Book Value
$34.85 per share


Net Income
$3.69 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.72 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

1.85 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

512th out of 931 stocks

Radio & T.V. Communications Equipment Industry

19th out of 37 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Viasat (NASDAQ:VSAT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Viasat a buy right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Viasat in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Viasat stock.
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When is Viasat's next earnings date?

Viasat is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Viasat's earnings last quarter?

Viasat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 25th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.06) by $0.12. The communications equipment provider earned $701.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $724.40 million. Viasat had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.81% and a net margin of 0.78%. Viasat's revenue for the quarter was up 17.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.11 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for VSAT?

3 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Viasat's stock. Their forecasts range from $51.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect Viasat's share price to reach $53.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 45.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Viasat's key executives?
Viasat's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard A. Baldridge, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $3.01M)
  • Mr. Mark J. Miller, Co-Founder, Exec. VP & Chief Technical Officer (Age 62, Pay $1.16M)
  • Ms. Shawn Lynn Duffy, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. James Michael Dodd, Sr. VP and Pres of Global Enterprise & Mobility (Age 60, Pay $1.04M)
  • Mr. Kevin J. Harkenrider, Exec. VP & COO (Age 67) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dr. Krishna S. Nathan, Chief Information Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Robert James Blair, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48)
  • Ms. Christina Phillips, Director of Corp. Communications & PR
  • Mr. Douglas C. Abts, Sr. VP Strategic Planning & Corp. Devel. (Age 48)
  • Ms. Melinda Kimbro, Sr. VP of People & Culture and Chief People Officer (Age 49)
What is Rick Baldridge's approval rating as Viasat's CEO?

6 employees have rated Viasat CEO Rick Baldridge on Glassdoor.com. Rick Baldridge has an approval rating of 54% among Viasat's employees. This puts Rick Baldridge in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Viasat own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Viasat investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), Xilinx (XLNX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AT&T (T), Enbridge (ENB), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), Boeing (BA) and InterDigital (IDCC).

What is Viasat's stock symbol?

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

Who are Viasat's major shareholders?

Viasat's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.86%), BlackRock Inc. (8.53%), FPR Partners LLC (7.00%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (3.93%), State Street Corp (2.76%) and New South Capital Management Inc. (2.75%). Company insiders that own Viasat stock include Baupost Group Llc/Ma, Fpr Partners Llc, Keven K Lippert, Kevin J Harkenrider and Robert W Johnson.
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Which major investors are selling Viasat stock?

VSAT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Summit Partners Public Asset Management LLC, South Dakota Investment Council, Shell Asset Management Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC, Duality Advisers LP, and PEAK6 Investments LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Viasat stock?

VSAT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Invesco Ltd., State Street Corp, American Century Companies Inc., State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN, and New South Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Viasat stock in the last two years include Baupost Group Llc/Ma, and Robert W Johnson.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Viasat's stock price today?

One share of VSAT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.55.

How much money does Viasat make?

Viasat has a market capitalization of $2.72 billion and generates $2.26 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $3.69 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.29 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Viasat have?

Viasat employs 5,800 workers across the globe.

Does Viasat have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Viasat: Arconics, Automation Communications Engineering Corporation, Beijing Viasat Science and Technology Co. Ltd., C.S.G. Cyprus Space Gateways Ltd, Carmel Comunicaciones S.A. de C.V., ComPetro Communications Holdings LLC, ComPetro Communications LLC, ComPetro Comunicações Holdings do Brasil Ltda., Cyphre Security Solutions LLC, Efficient Channel Coding, Enerdyne Technologies, Engreen Inc., Engreen Inc., Engreen India Private Limited, Euro Broadband Infrastructure Sàrl, Euro Broadband Services S.r.l., EuroBroadband, Horsebridge Defence & Security Ltd., IOM Licensing Holding Company Limited, Intelie Inc., Intelie Solucoes em Informatica S.A., Intelie Technology LLC, Intelligent Compression Technologies, Irish Space Gateways Ltd, JAST Antenna Systems, LandTel Communications LLC, LandTel Inc., LonoCloud, Munaicom LLP, Nessco Invsat Limited, NetNearU, Orgtec S. de R.L.de C.V., RNET Properties LLC, RNSAT Servicios de México S. de R.L. de C.V., RigNet, RigNet (CA) Inc., RigNet AP Facilities & Services Limited, RigNet AS, RigNet Angola LDA, RigNet Australia Pty. Limited, RigNet BRN Sdn. Bhd., RigNet Company for Communication Services Ltd., RigNet EIS Inc., RigNet Ghana Limited, RigNet Global Holdings S.a.r.l., RigNet Holdings LLC, RigNet Inc., RigNet Inc. (Limited Liability One Person Company), RigNet Luxembourg Holdings S.a.r.l., RigNet Middle East - FZE, RigNet Middle East LLC, RigNet Mobile Solutions Limited, RigNet Mozambieque Limitada, RigNet Newco Inc., RigNet Pte Ltd, RigNet Qatar W.L.L., RigNet Satcom Inc., RigNet Sdn. Bhd., RigNet Serviços de Telecomunicações Brasil Ltda., RigNet UK Holdings Limited, RigNet UK Limited, RigNet de México S de R.L. de C.V., Safety Controls Inc., Shabakat Rafedain AI Iraq AI Jadeed for Trade in Communication Equipment and Devices LLC, Skylogic D.o.o., Skylogic Espana S.L.U., Skylogic Eurasia Ltd, Skylogic Finland OY, Skylogic France SAS, Skylogic Germany GmbH, Skylogic Hellas MEPE, Stonewood Group, TrellisWare Technologies Inc., US Monolithics, VGlobal Corp S.A. de C.V., VParent Inc., VS3 MOROCCO (SARL), VService Inc., ViaSat (IOM) Limited, ViaSat Antenna Systems S.A., ViaSat Australia PTY Limited, ViaSat Broadband Holdings B.V., ViaSat China Services Inc., ViaSat India Pvt. Ltd., ViaSat Netherlands B.V., ViaSat Peru S.R.L., ViaSat Satellite Holdings Limited, ViaSat Technologies Limited, ViaSat Tecnologia S.A. de C.V., ViaSat UK Limited, ViaSat VS3 Holdings Limited, ViaSat Worldwide Limited, Viasat (Cambodia) Co. Ltd., Viasat APAC Holdings Limited, Viasat Brasil Participações Ltda., Viasat Brasil Serviços de Comunicações Ltda., Viasat Cambodia Holdings Pte. Ltd., Viasat Canada Corp., Viasat Carrier Services Inc., Viasat Colombia S.A.S, Viasat Communications Germany GmbH, Viasat Communications Italy S.r.l., Viasat Communications Ltd., Viasat Communications Uganda Limited, Viasat Europe Limited, Viasat Europe Sàrl, Viasat Germany GmbH, Viasat Global Holdings LLC, Viasat Guatemala Sociedad Anonima, Viasat Honduras S. de R.L., Viasat Ibérica S.L.., Viasat Israel Ltd., Viasat Italy S.r.l., Viasat Japan 合同会社 (Viasat Japan G.K.)., Viasat Kenya Holdings Limited., Viasat Kenya Limited., Viasat Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., Viasat Mali-Sarl, Viasat Nigeria Holdings Limited, Viasat Nigeria Limited, Viasat Polska LLC sp. z o.o.., Viasat Rwanda Limited, Viasat Satellite Ventures Holdings Luxembourg S.a.r.l., Viasat Services Holding Co, Viasat South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Viasat South Africa Holdings Limited, Viasat Tchad Sarl, Viasat Zambia Limited, WildBlue, and mmWaveBroadband Co.

When was Viasat founded?

Viasat was founded in 1986.

What is Viasat's official website?

The official website for Viasat is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 760-929-3941.

This page was last updated on 5/27/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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