Viasat Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.43 (+0.83 %)
(As of 09/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume378,050 shs
Average Volume589,989 shs
Market Capitalization$3.85 billion
P/E Ratio111.62
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Viasat

ViaSat, Inc. provides communications technologies and services. It operates through following segments: Satellite Services, Commercial Networks and Government Systems. The Satellite Services segment provides satellite-based high-speed broadband services with multiple applications to consumers, enterprises, and mobile broadband customers (including commercial airlines and maritime vessels) both in the United States and abroad. The Commercial Networks segment develops and produces a variety of advanced satellite and wireless products, systems and solutions that enable the provision of high-speed fixed and mobile broadband services. The Government Systems segment provides global mobile broadband services to military and government users, and develops and produces network-centric Internet Protocol (IP)-based fixed and mobile secure communications products and solutions. The company was founded on May 1, 1986 by Mark D. Dankberg and Mark J. Miller and is headquartered in Carlsbad, CA.


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2.24 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

263rd out of 858 stocks

Radio & T.V. Communications Equipment Industry

10th out of 32 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Viasat (NASDAQ:VSAT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Viasat a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Viasat in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Viasat stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Viasat?

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When is Viasat's next earnings date?

Viasat is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Viasat's earnings last quarter?

Viasat, Inc. (NASDAQ:VSAT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 5th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.20. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $664.86 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $622.85 million. Viasat had a net margin of 1.38% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.36%.
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How has Viasat's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Viasat's stock was trading at $47.93 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VSAT shares have increased by 9.5% and is now trading at $52.46.
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What price target have analysts set for VSAT?

5 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Viasat's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Viasat's share price to reach $66.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Viasat's key executives?

Viasat's management team includes the following people:
  • Rick Baldridge, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Kevin J. Harkenrider, Chief Operations Officer & EVP-Global Operations
  • Shawn Lynn Duffy, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Mark J. Miller, Chief Technical Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Girish Chandran, Chief Technical Officer & Vice President

What is Rick Baldridge's approval rating as Viasat's CEO?

6 employees have rated Viasat CEO Rick Baldridge on 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.

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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), The 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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.62%), BlackRock Inc. (7.53%), New South Capital Management Inc. (3.44%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (3.24%), State Street Corp (2.44%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.85%). Company insiders that own Viasat stock include Baupost Group Llc/Ma, Fpr Partners Llc, Keven K Lippert, Melinda Michele Kimbro, Richard A Baldridge and Varsha Rajendra Rao.
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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 Odey Asset Management Group Ltd, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Man Group plc, Cove Street Capital LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, and AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Viasat stock?

VSAT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Freshford Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Viasat stock in the last two years include Baupost Group Llc/Ma, and Richard A Baldridge.
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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 $52.46.

How much money does Viasat make?

Viasat has a market capitalization of $3.85 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 $0.06 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., 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 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

Where are Viasat's headquarters?

Viasat is headquartered at 6155 EL CAMINO REAL, CARLSBAD CA, 92009.

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].

This page was last updated on 9/21/2021 by Staff
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