About Avista Corp
Avista Corporation is an electric and natural gas utility with certain other business ventures. The Company operates through two business segments: Avista Utilities, and Alaska Electric Light and Power Company (AEL&P). Avista Utilities segment generates, transmits and distributes electricity, and distributes natural gas serving electric and natural gas customers in eastern Washington and northern Idaho and natural gas customers in parts of Oregon. AEL&P is a utility providing electric services in Juneau, Alaska. It operates other businesses, including sheet metal fabrication, venture fund investments and real estate investments, as well as certain other investments of Avista Capital, Inc., a subsidiary of the Company. Through Advanced Manufacturing and Development (AM&D), doing business as METALfx, the Company performs custom sheet metal fabrication of electronic enclosures, parts and systems for the computer, construction, telecommunication, renewable energy and medical industries.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Utilities
- Industry: Diversified Utilities
- Sub-Industry: Multi-Utilities
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: AVA
- CUSIP: 05379B10
- Previous Close: $38.99
- 50 Day Moving Average: $39.08
- 200 Day Moving Average: $40.49
- 52-Week Range: $36.89 - $45.22
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.03
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.01
- P/E Growth: 3.36
- Market Cap: $2.49B
- Outstanding Shares: 64,184,000
- Beta: 0.37
- Net Margins: 9.39%
- Return on Equity: 8.13%
- Return on Assets: 2.57%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.06%
- Current Ratio: 0.83%
- Quick Ratio: 0.66%
What is Avista Corp's stock symbol?
Avista Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVA."
How often does Avista Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Avista Corp?
Avista Corp announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.3575 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $1.43 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.63%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 22nd. This is a boost from Avista Corp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.34.
Where is Avista Corp's stock going? Where will Avista Corp's stock price be in 2017?
4 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Avista Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Avista Corp's stock price to reach $41.00 in the next year.
When will Avista Corp announce their earnings?
Avista Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.
Who owns Avista Corp stock?
Avista Corp's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (2.57%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.99%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.71%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.49%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (0.48%) and Bruce & Co. Inc. (0.41%). Company insiders that own Avista Corp stock include David J Meyer, Dennis P Vermillion, Don F Kopczynski, Erik J Anderson, Heidi B Stanley, James M Kensok, Jason R Thackston, Karen S Feltes, Kelly O Norwood, Kevin J Christie, Marian M Durkin, R John Taylor and Scott L Morris.
Who sold Avista Corp stock? Who is selling Avista Corp stock?
Avista Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Cantab Capital Partners LLP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. and TCW Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Avista Corp stock in the last year include David J Meyer, Dennis P Vermillion, Erik J Anderson, Heidi B Stanley, James M Kensok, Jason R Thackston, Karen S Feltes, Kevin J Christie, Marian M Durkin and Scott L Morris.
Who bought Avista Corp stock? Who is buying Avista Corp stock?
Avista Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Menta Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Martingale Asset Management L P, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC and Federated Investors Inc. PA.
How do I buy Avista Corp stock?
Shares of Avista Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Avista Corp stock cost?
One share of Avista Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.35.