NYSE:AVAL - GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $7.01 -0.01 (-0.14 %) (As of 05/21/2019 05:47 AM ET)Previous Close$7.02Today's Range$6.94 - $7.1252-Week Range$5.59 - $8.89Volume83,800 shsAverage Volume140,032 shsMarket Capitalization$2.46 billionP/E Ratio8.76Dividend Yield5.27%Beta0.82 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. provides a range of financial services and products to public and private sector customers in Colombia and Central America. The company's deposit products and services include checking accounts, savings accounts, and time deposits, as well as other deposits consisting of deposits from correspondent accounts, cashier checks, and collection services. It also provides loan products, such as commercial loans that comprise general purpose loans, working capital loans, loans funded by development banks, corporate credit cards, and overdraft loans; consumer loans comprising personal loans, automobile and other vehicle loans, credit cards, overdrafts, loans funded by development banks, and general purpose loans; microcredit loans; and mortgage loans. In addition, the company offers pension and severance fund management services; and trust, bonded warehousing and brokerage transactions, real estate escrow, merchandise and document storage and deposit, customs agency, cargo management, surety bond and merchandise distribution, bancassurance, and payment and collection services, as well as engages in deposit and lending operations in foreign currencies. Further, it is involved in merchant and investment banking activities; trading activities that include fixed income trading, and derivatives and foreign exchange operations, as well as the provision of treasury, pension plan administration, investment fund advice, financial advisory, leasing, private banking, and insurance services. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated through a network of 1,421 branches and 3,781 ATMs in Colombia; and 350 branches and 1,993 ATMs in Central America. Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores S.A. was founded in 1994 and is based in Bogotá, Colombia. Receive AVAL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AVAL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:AVAL Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1504764 Webwww.grupoaval.com Phone571-241-9700Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.68 Current Ratio1.09 Quick Ratio1.09Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.76 Forward P/E Ratio7.54 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$9.83 billion Price / Sales0.25 Cash Flow$3.3865 per share Price / Cash Flow2.07 Book Value$25.90 per share Price / Book0.27Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.80 Net Income$896.30 million Net Margins11.37% Return on Equity11.17% Return on Assets1.23%Miscellaneous Employees80,565 Outstanding Shares351,110,000Market Cap$2.46 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableNot Optionable GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S (NYSE:AVAL) Frequently Asked Questions What is GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's stock symbol? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVAL." How often does GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, April 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.0318 per share on Wednesday, September 11th. This represents a $0.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. View GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's Dividend History. How were GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's earnings last quarter? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S (NYSE:AVAL) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 29th. The bank reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.04. The bank earned $1.41 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.36 billion. GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S had a net margin of 11.37% and a return on equity of 11.17%. View GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for AVAL? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's share price to reach $8.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S. Has GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about AVAL stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the bank a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's key competitors? Some companies that are related to GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S include AMERICAS Utd Bk/SH (AUNB), Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), Banco Santander Mexico Sa Instcn De (BSMX), Boc Hong Kong (BHKLY), ERSTE GRP BK A/S (EBKDY), GRUPO FINANCIER/ADR (GBOOY), HANG SENG BK LT/S (HSNGY), ICICI Bank (IBN), Itau Corpbanca (ITCB), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MTU) and NORDEA Bk AB SW/S (NRBAY). What other stocks do shareholders of GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S investors own include Finjan (FNJN), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Ecopetrol (EC), Achaogen (AKAO), American Outdoor Brands (AOBC), Exelixis (EXEL), Health Insurance Innovations (HIIQ), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), PennantPark Investment (PNNT) and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA). Who are GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's key executives? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Luis Carlos Sarmiento Gutiérrez, Pres (Age 57)Fabio Castellanos Ordóñez, Independent Director (Age 62)Mr. Diego Fernando Solano Saravia, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)Ms. María Edith González Flórez, VP of Accounting (Age 60)Ms. Tatiana Uribe Benninghoff, VP of Financial Planning & Investor Relations (Age 38) Who are GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's major shareholders? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include OppenheimerFunds Inc. (0.00%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (2.33%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.34%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.16%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.16%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.00%). Which major investors are selling GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S stock? AVAL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OppenheimerFunds Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Morgan Stanley, Oxford Asset Management LLP, Bank of Montreal Can, Brandes Investment Partners LP and Citigroup Inc.. Which major investors are buying GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S stock? AVAL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Bailard Inc., FNY Investment Advisers LLC, NS Partners Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Qtron Investments LLC. How do I buy shares of GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S? Shares of AVAL 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 GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's stock price today? One share of AVAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.01. How big of a company is GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S has a market capitalization of $2.46 billion and generates $9.83 billion in revenue each year. The bank earns $896.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.80 on an earnings per share basis. GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S employs 80,565 workers across the globe. What is GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's official website? The official website for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S is http://www.grupoaval.com. How can I contact GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S? GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S's mailing address is Carrera 13 No. 26A - 47, Bogota F8, . The bank can be reached via phone at 571-241-9700 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S (NYSE AVAL)Community Ranking: 1.8 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 129 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 220 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 349MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AVAL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AVAL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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