NYSE:ALV - Autoliv Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$93.44 +0.79 (+0.85 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$92.65
Today's Range$92.33 - $94.23
52-Week Range$75.28 - $115.37
Volume730,700 shs
Average Volume779,402 shs
Market Capitalization$8.28 billion
P/E Ratio14.24
Dividend Yield2.70%
Autoliv logoAutoliv, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and supplies automotive safety systems to the automotive industry worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Passive Safety and Electronics. It offers modules and components for frontal-impact airbag protection systems, side-impact airbag protection systems, seatbelts, steering wheels, inflator technologies, battery cable cutters, pedestrian protection systems, and child seats. The company also provides restraint control electronics and crash sensors for deployment of airbags and seatbelt pretensioners; active safety sensors and software for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving solutions; and brake control systems. It primarily serves car manufacturers. The company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Motor vehicle parts & accessories


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.84
Current Ratio1.23
Quick Ratio0.97


Trailing P/E Ratio14.24
Forward P/E Ratio11.58
P/E Growth0.71

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.38 billion
Price / Sales0.78
Cash Flow$13.8841 per share
Price / Cash6.73
Book Value$47.95 per share
Price / Book1.95


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.58
Net Income$427.10 million
Net Margins3.09%
Return on Equity17.38%
Return on Assets7.80%


Outstanding Shares87,130,000
Market Cap$8.28 billion

Autoliv (NYSE:ALV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Autoliv's stock symbol?

Autoliv trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ALV."

How often does Autoliv pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Autoliv?

Autoliv declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 16th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 21st will be given a dividend of $0.62 per share on Thursday, December 6th. This represents a $2.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.65%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 20th. View Autoliv's Dividend History.

How were Autoliv's earnings last quarter?

Autoliv Inc. (NYSE:ALV) issued its earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The auto parts company reported $2.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.88 by $0.34. The auto parts company had revenue of $2.21 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.23 billion. Autoliv had a return on equity of 17.38% and a net margin of 3.09%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.50 earnings per share. View Autoliv's Earnings History.

When is Autoliv's next earnings date?

Autoliv is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Autoliv.

What price target have analysts set for ALV?

25 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Autoliv's shares. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $180.00. On average, they expect Autoliv's share price to reach $122.7143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Autoliv.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Autoliv?

25 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Autoliv in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Autoliv.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Autoliv stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Autoliv stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "In second-quarter 2018, Autoliv adjusted earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate while revenues missed the same. However, both earnings per share and revenues were higher compared with the year-ago quarter. On the back of new product launches and improving demand for light vehicles, the company aims to achieve a sales target of more than $10 billion and approximately 13% adjusted operating margin by 2020. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for 2018 earnings has been moving up of late. Also, sales growth in China, India, ASEAN and South America in the second-quarter 2018 has aided the company to witness an organic growth of 7.3%. Further, Autoliv actively pursues capital deployment strategies to enhance shareholder confidence. Recently, for fourth-quarter 2018, a dividend payout of 62 cents per share has ben announced. The dividend will be paid on Dec 6, 2018. However, new tariffs and rise in commodity prices might hurt its profit margin." (8/20/2018)
  • 2. Mizuho analysts commented, "We believe VNE will bring to market the first pure-play Automotive ADAS hardware supplier with Level 4/5 software capabilities (like a 3D-Mapping offering Roadscape (similar to Mobileye REM/TomTom HERE). Mizuho will host meetings with VNE CFO Mathias Hermansson in NY on the first day of its trading. A solid and growing ADAS and software order book. Veoneer has noted a strong ADAS order intake: up 3.5x in the last five years and up 48% in LTM (Exhibit 4), with new LiDAR wins at a major U.S. OEM, major Roadscape 3D- mapping wins at a U.S. customer, an L3 order with and first driver monitoring win in 2018. Veoneer sees solid growth in its Electronics TAM at a 10-12% CAGR through 2025, potential AEB take rates >70% by 2025 vs ~10% today (See Ex-1 and Ex-3)." (6/26/2018)

Who are some of Autoliv's key competitors?

Who are Autoliv's key executives?

Autoliv's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jan Carlson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mats Backman, CFO & Group VP of Fin. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Steven Fredin, CTO, Group VP of Bus. Devel. & Member of Research Advisory Board (Age 56)
  • Mr. Lars A. Sjöbring, Group VP of Legal Affairs, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Mikael Bratt, Pres of Passive Safety (Age 51)

Has Autoliv been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ALV stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Autoliv earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the auto parts company an impact score of 47.52 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Autoliv.

Who are Autoliv's major shareholders?

Autoliv's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include CEVIAN CAPITAL II GP LTD (9.62%), CEVIAN CAPITAL II GP LTD (9.62%), Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt (9.42%), BlackRock Inc. (3.40%), FMR LLC (2.16%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.13%). Company insiders that own Autoliv stock include Amelie Wendels, Erin Patrick, Johan Lofvenholm, Robert W Alspaugh, Svante Mogefors and Thomas Jonsson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Autoliv.

Which major investors are selling Autoliv stock?

ALV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC, PGGM Investments, SG Americas Securities LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Andra AP fonden and Nuance Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Autoliv.

Which major investors are buying Autoliv stock?

ALV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Schroder Investment Management Group, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., Paloma Partners Management Co, OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, KBC Group NV and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Autoliv.

How do I buy shares of Autoliv?

Shares of ALV 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 Autoliv's stock price today?

One share of ALV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $93.44.

How big of a company is Autoliv?

Autoliv has a market capitalization of $8.28 billion and generates $10.38 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $427.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.58 on an earnings per share basis. Autoliv employs 63,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Autoliv?

Autoliv's mailing address is Klarabergsviadukten 70 Section B 7th Floor Box 70381, Stockholm V7, 10724. The auto parts company can be reached via phone at 46-8-587-206-00 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Autoliv (NYSE ALV)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  355 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  780 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,135
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Autoliv and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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