NASDAQ:VSAT - ViaSat Stock Price, News & Analysis

$78.71
+0.92 (+1.18 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 10:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$77.82
Now: $78.71
$78.7150
50-Day Range
$74.93
MA: $80.97
$84.3650
52-Week Range
$55.93
Now: $78.71
$97.31
Volume8,249 shs
Average Volume484,314 shs
Market Capitalization$4.82 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.86
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. Read More…

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$2.07 billion
Cash Flow$4.2408 per share
Book Value$31.68 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-67,620,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees5,600
Market Cap$4.82 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 8th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.19) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.29) by $0.10. The communications equipment provider earned $537 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $506.02 million. ViaSat had a negative net margin of 2.08% and a negative return on equity of 2.26%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 22.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.30) 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, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ViaSat.

What price target have analysts set for VSAT?

6 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for ViaSat's stock. Their predictions range from $66.00 to $145.00. On average, they anticipate ViaSat's share price to reach $95.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ViaSat.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ViaSat?

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

Has ViaSat been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about VSAT stock has trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. ViaSat earned a daily sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for ViaSat.

Are investors shorting ViaSat?

ViaSat saw a decline in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,446,400 shares, a decline of 5.0% from the June 30th total of 3,628,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 582,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.9 days. Currently, 6.1% of the company's stock are sold short. View ViaSat's Current Options Chain.

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 InterDigital Wireless (IDCC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Honeywell International (HON), Raytheon (RTN), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Home Depot (HD), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), Hormel Foods (HRL) and Northrop Grumman (NOC).

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.55%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.50%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (1.71%), Northern Trust Corp (1.36%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.90%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.71%). 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, Mark J Miller, Richard A Baldridge, Robert James Blair, Shawn Lynn Duffy 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 BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, South Dakota Investment Council, Bank of America Corp DE and Steinberg Asset Management 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, Harvey White, Jeffrey M Nash, John P Stenbit, Ken Allen Peterman, Keven K Lippert, Kevin J Harkenrider, Mark D Dankberg, Mark J Miller, Richard A Baldridge, Shawn Lynn Duffy 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Paloma Partners Management Co, Brightline Capital Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Jane Street Group LLC and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 $78.71.

How big of a company is ViaSat?

ViaSat has a market capitalization of $4.82 billion and generates $2.07 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $-67,620,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.13) on an earnings per share basis. ViaSat employs 5,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About ViaSat.

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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  422 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  797
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 8/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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