NYSE:AVB - AvalonBay Communities Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$200.89 +2.21 (+1.11 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 10:48 AM ET)
Previous Close$198.68
Today's Range$197.54 - $201.65
52-Week Range$156.40 - $200.40
Volume124,169 shs
Average Volume589,273 shs
Market Capitalization$27.83 billion
P/E Ratio22.32
Dividend Yield2.99%
Beta0.6
As of December 31, 2018, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 291 apartment communities containing 85,158 apartment homes in 12 states and the District of Columbia, of which 21 communities were under development and nine communities were under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas primarily in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and the Northern and Southern California regions of the United States.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP05348410
Phone703-329-6300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.28 billion
Cash Flow$12.0872 per share
Book Value$76.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$974.53 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,087
Market Cap$27.83 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AvalonBay Communities' stock symbol?

AvalonBay Communities trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVB."

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

AvalonBay Communities declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 4th. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $1.52 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $6.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. This is a positive change from AvalonBay Communities's previous quarterly dividend of $1.47. View AvalonBay Communities' Dividend History.

How were AvalonBay Communities' earnings last quarter?

AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) posted its earnings results on Monday, February, 4th. The real estate investment trust reported $2.31 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.32 by $0.01. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $578.52 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $576.56 million. AvalonBay Communities had a return on equity of 9.33% and a net margin of 42.66%. The company's revenue was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.72 earnings per share. View AvalonBay Communities' Earnings History.

When is AvalonBay Communities' next earnings date?

AvalonBay Communities is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AvalonBay Communities.

What guidance has AvalonBay Communities issued on next quarter's earnings?

AvalonBay Communities updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $9.05-9.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $9.37. AvalonBay Communities also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $9.05-9.55 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AVB?

16 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for AvalonBay Communities' stock. Their forecasts range from $166.00 to $216.00. On average, they expect AvalonBay Communities' share price to reach $197.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for AvalonBay Communities.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AvalonBay Communities?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AvalonBay Communities in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AvalonBay Communities.

Has AvalonBay Communities been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AVB stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates 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 positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AvalonBay Communities earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of AvalonBay Communities' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AvalonBay Communities own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AvalonBay Communities investors own include Prospect Capital (PSEC), Chembio Diagnostics (CEMI), Two Harbors Investment (TWO), Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P (CLMT), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Boeing (BA), General Electric (GE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walmart (WMT) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are AvalonBay Communities' key executives?

AvalonBay Communities' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Timothy J. Naughton, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kevin P. O'Shea, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Sean J. Breslin, Chief Operating Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Matthew H. Birenbaum, Chief Investment Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stephen W. Wilson CPA, C.M.A., Exec. VP of Devel. - West Coast & Mid-Atlantic (Age 62)

Who are AvalonBay Communities' major shareholders?

AvalonBay Communities' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.36%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.72%), FMR LLC (2.69%), Northern Trust Corp (1.75%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.66%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.49%). Company insiders that own AvalonBay Communities stock include Edward M Schulman, Keri A Shea, Kevin P O'shea, Leo S Horey III, Matthew H Birenbaum, Sean J Breslin, Stephen W Wilson, Timothy J Naughton and William M Mclaughlin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AvalonBay Communities.

Which major investors are selling AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Millennium Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Eaton Vance Management. Company insiders that have sold AvalonBay Communities company stock in the last year include Edward M Schulman, Keri A Shea, Kevin P O'shea, Leo S Horey III, Sean J Breslin, Stephen W Wilson, Timothy J Naughton and William M Mclaughlin. View Insider Buying and Selling for AvalonBay Communities.

Which major investors are buying AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, BlackRock Inc., Scout Investments Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Geode Capital Management LLC and Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AvalonBay Communities.

How do I buy shares of AvalonBay Communities?

Shares of AVB 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 AvalonBay Communities' stock price today?

One share of AVB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $200.89.

How big of a company is AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities has a market capitalization of $27.83 billion and generates $2.28 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $974.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.00 on an earnings per share basis. AvalonBay Communities employs 3,087 workers across the globe.

What is AvalonBay Communities' official website?

The official website for AvalonBay Communities is http://www.avalonbay.com.

How can I contact AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities' mailing address is 671 N. GLEBE ROAD SUITE 800, ARLINGTON VA, 22203. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 703-329-6300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AvalonBay Communities (NYSE AVB)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  454 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  538 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  992
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This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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