AvalonBay Communities Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.22 (+1.42 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 03:39 PM ET)
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Volume16,541 shs
Average Volume817,888 shs
Market Capitalization$32.20 billion
P/E Ratio40.33
Dividend Yield2.79%
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About AvalonBay Communities

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").


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Overall MarketRank

2.17 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

340th out of 2,043 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

66th out of 283 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AvalonBay Communities a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AvalonBay Communities in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" AvalonBay Communities stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AVB, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than AvalonBay Communities?

Wall Street analysts have given AvalonBay Communities a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but AvalonBay Communities wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities saw a drop in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,330,000 shares, a drop of 12.1% from the June 30th total of 2,650,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 781,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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 27th 2021.
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How were AvalonBay Communities' earnings last quarter?

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $3.21 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.93 by $1.28. AvalonBay Communities had a net margin of 35.63% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.47%.
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How has AvalonBay Communities' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

AvalonBay Communities' stock was trading at $195.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AVB shares have increased by 17.8% and is now trading at $230.67.
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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 20th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $1.59 per share on Thursday, July 15th. This represents a $6.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 29th.
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Is AvalonBay Communities a good dividend stock?

AvalonBay Communities pays an annual dividend of $6.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.79%. AvalonBay Communities has been increasing its dividend for 9 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of AvalonBay Communities is 73.19%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, AvalonBay Communities will have a dividend payout ratio of 75.18% in the coming year. This indicates that AvalonBay Communities may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has AvalonBay Communities issued on next quarter's earnings?

AvalonBay Communities issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.920-$8.120 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for AVB?

17 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for AvalonBay Communities' stock. Their forecasts range from $152.00 to $251.00. On average, they anticipate AvalonBay Communities' stock price to reach $201.87 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.5%.
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Who are AvalonBay Communities' key executives?

AvalonBay Communities' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Timothy J. Naughton, Chairman & CEO (Age 60, Pay $2.8M)
  • Mr. Kevin P. O'Shea, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Sean J. Breslin, Chief Operating Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.53M)
  • Mr. Matthew H. Birenbaum, Chief Investment Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. William M. McLaughlin, Exec. VP of Devel. & Construction (Age 56, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. Benjamin W. Schall, Pres & Director (Age 46)
  • Ms. Keri A. Shea, Sr. VP of Fin., Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jason Reilley, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Edward M. Schulman, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Kurt D. Conway, Sr. VP of Brand Strategy & Marketing (Age 61)

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

420 employees have rated AvalonBay Communities CEO Timothy J. Naughton on Glassdoor.com. Timothy J. Naughton has an approval rating of 90% among AvalonBay Communities' employees.

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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), The Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), The 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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.04%), TCW Group Inc. (0.04%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.03%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%) and Real Estate Management Services LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own AvalonBay Communities stock include Edward M Schulman, Keri A Shea, Kevin P O'shea, Leo S Horey III, Sean J Breslin, Timothy J Naughton, W Edward Walter and William M Mclaughlin.
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Which institutional investors are selling AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TCW Group Inc., Real Estate Management Services LLC, and Heritage Wealth Advisors. Company insiders that have sold AvalonBay Communities company stock in the last year include Edward M Schulman, Keri A Shea, Kevin P O'shea, Sean J Breslin, and W Edward Walter.
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Which institutional investors are buying AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Spirit of America Management Corp NY, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Raymond James Trust N.A., Gradient Investments LLC, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, and Corsicana & Co..
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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 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 $230.67.

How much money does AvalonBay Communities make?

AvalonBay Communities has a market capitalization of $32.20 billion and generates $2.30 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $827.63 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.69 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AvalonBay Communities have?

AvalonBay Communities employs 3,090 workers across the globe.

When was AvalonBay Communities founded?

AvalonBay Communities was founded in 1978.

What is AvalonBay Communities' official website?

The official website for AvalonBay Communities is www.avalonbay.com.

Where are AvalonBay Communities' headquarters?

AvalonBay Communities is headquartered at 671 N. GLEBE ROAD SUITE 800, ARLINGTON VA, 22203.

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]

This page was last updated on 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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