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NYSE:AVB

AvalonBay Communities - AVB Stock Forecast, Price & News

$206.44
+1.53 (+0.75%)
(As of 08/8/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$205.46
$208.44
50-Day Range
$185.19
$213.94
52-Week Range
$183.35
$259.05
Volume
336,023 shs
Average Volume
679,630 shs
Market Capitalization
$28.87 billion
P/E Ratio
35.47
Dividend Yield
3.10%
Price Target
$239.63

AvalonBay Communities MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
16.1% Upside
$239.63 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.84% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.24
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.18mentions of AvalonBay Communities in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.63%
From $9.73 to $10.57 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.76 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

211th out of 1,206 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

46th out of 216 stocks

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About AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Stock

As of December 31, 2020, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 291 apartment communities containing 86,025 apartment homes in 11 states and the District of Columbia, of which 18 communities were under development and one community was under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and Northern and Southern California, as well as in the Company's expansion markets consisting of Southeast Florida and Denver, Colorado (the "Expansion Markets").

AvalonBay Communities Price Performance

Shares of AvalonBay Communities stock traded up $1.98 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $206.89. The company's stock had a trading volume of 9,532 shares, compared to its average volume of 762,329. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $197.28 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $222.52. AvalonBay Communities has a 12-month low of $183.35 and a 12-month high of $259.05. The company has a market cap of $28.93 billion, a PE ratio of 35.49, a PEG ratio of 3.41 and a beta of 0.93. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.73, a quick ratio of 0.78 and a current ratio of 0.78.

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $644.56 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $632.41 million. AvalonBay Communities had a return on equity of 7.47% and a net margin of 33.39%. The business's revenue was up 14.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.98 earnings per share. Analysts expect that AvalonBay Communities will post 9.73 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

AvalonBay Communities Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 30th were given a $1.59 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, June 29th. This represents a $6.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.07%. AvalonBay Communities's dividend payout ratio is currently 109.28%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several research firms have weighed in on AVB. Barclays dropped their price objective on AvalonBay Communities from $263.00 to $229.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 10th. UBS Group increased their price objective on AvalonBay Communities from $209.00 to $224.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a report on Friday, July 29th. Truist Financial dropped their price objective on AvalonBay Communities from $263.00 to $224.00 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a report on Friday, June 24th. KeyCorp dropped their price objective on AvalonBay Communities from $275.00 to $237.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. Finally, Piper Sandler dropped their price objective on AvalonBay Communities from $210.00 to $205.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat, the company currently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $239.63.

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AVB Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/15 Dividend
6/29/2022
Dividend Payable
7/15/2022
Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Today
8/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/26/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Residential REITs
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
05348410
Employees
2,927
Year Founded
1978

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$239.63
High Stock Price Forecast
$307.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$174.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+16.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
18 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.00 billion
Pretax Margin
33.75%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.29 billion
Cash Flow
$12.97 per share
Book Value
$78.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
139,425,000
Market Cap
$28.87 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.93

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AVB Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell AvalonBay Communities stock right now?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AvalonBay Communities in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" AVB shares.
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What is AvalonBay Communities' stock price forecast for 2022?

18 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for AvalonBay Communities' shares. Their AVB share price forecasts range from $174.00 to $307.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $239.63 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.1% from the stock's current price.
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How has AvalonBay Communities' stock performed in 2022?

AvalonBay Communities' stock was trading at $252.59 at the start of the year. Since then, AVB stock has decreased by 18.3% and is now trading at $206.44.
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When is AvalonBay Communities' next earnings date?

AvalonBay Communities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 26th 2022.
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How were AvalonBay Communities' earnings last quarter?

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.92 by $0.07. The real estate investment trust earned $644.56 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $632.41 million. AvalonBay Communities had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.47% and a net margin of 33.39%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 14.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.98 EPS.
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How often does AvalonBay Communities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $1.59 per share on Friday, July 15th. This represents a $6.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 29th.
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Is AvalonBay Communities a good dividend stock?

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) pays an annual dividend of $6.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.10%. The dividend payout ratio is 109.28%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, AVB will have a dividend payout ratio of 60.17% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for AVB.

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

AvalonBay Communities updated its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.47-$2.57 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Timothy J. Naughton's approval rating as AvalonBay Communities' CEO?

420 employees have rated AvalonBay Communities Chief Executive Officer Timothy J. Naughton on Glassdoor.com. Timothy J. Naughton has an approval rating of 90% among the company's employees.

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 Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walmart (WMT), Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Walt Disney (DIS) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH).

What is AvalonBay Communities' stock symbol?

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

Who are AvalonBay Communities' major shareholders?

AvalonBay Communities' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.76%), Aew Capital Management L P (0.44%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.35%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.24%), Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (0.22%) and abrdn plc (0.22%). Insiders that own company stock include Edward M Schulman, Edward M Schulman, Joanne M Lockridge, Keri A Shea, Kevin P O'shea, Kevin P O'shea, Leo S Horey III, Sean J Breslin, Sean J Breslin, Timothy J Naughton, W Edward Walter, William M Mclaughlin and William M Mclaughlin.
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How do I buy shares of AvalonBay Communities?

Shares of AVB stock 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 AvalonBay Communities' stock price today?

One share of AVB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $206.44.

How much money does AvalonBay Communities make?

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) has a market capitalization of $28.86 billion and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.82 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AvalonBay Communities have?

AvalonBay Communities employs 2,927 workers across the globe.

When was AvalonBay Communities founded?

AvalonBay Communities was founded in 1978.

How can I contact AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities' mailing address is 671 N. GLEBE ROAD SUITE 800, ARLINGTON VA, 22203. The official website for the company is www.avalonbay.com. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at (703) 329-6300, via email at investor_relations@avalonbay.com, or via fax at 513-389-4634.

This page (NYSE:AVB) was last updated on 8/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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