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NYSE:AVB

AvalonBay Communities - AVB Stock Forecast, Price & News

$218.16
+3.08 (+1.43%)
(As of 08/12/2022 09:14 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$216.11
$218.38
50-Day Range
$185.19
$218.16
52-Week Range
$183.35
$259.05
Volume
343,600 shs
Average Volume
752,916 shs
Market Capitalization
$30.51 billion
P/E Ratio
37.48
Dividend Yield
2.92%
Price Target
$239.21

AvalonBay Communities MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
9.6% Upside
$239.21 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.78% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.24
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.45mentions of AvalonBay Communities in the last 14 days
Based on 23 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.78%
From $9.80 to $10.66 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.32 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

476th out of 926 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

88th out of 195 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 $3.08 during trading on Friday, reaching $218.16. 343,653 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 667,011. The company has a market capitalization of $30.51 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 37.48, a P/E/G ratio of 3.61 and a beta of 0.93. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $197.75 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $221.66. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.73, a current ratio of 0.78 and a quick ratio of 0.78. AvalonBay Communities has a 52-week low of $183.35 and a 52-week high of $259.05.

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.99 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.92 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $644.56 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $632.41 million. AvalonBay Communities had a return on equity of 7.47% and a net margin of 33.39%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.98 earnings per share. Sell-side analysts expect that AvalonBay Communities will post 9.8 EPS for the current year.

AvalonBay Communities Announces Dividend

The business also recently declared 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 of this dividend was Wednesday, June 29th. This represents a $6.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.92%. AvalonBay Communities's dividend payout ratio is currently 109.28%.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

AVB has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Mizuho lowered their price target on AvalonBay Communities from $260.00 to $212.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Monday, June 27th. Morgan Stanley raised their target price on AvalonBay Communities from $210.00 to $242.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a report on Thursday. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on AvalonBay Communities in a report on Wednesday, June 22nd. They issued a "neutral" rating and a $208.00 target price on the stock. Piper Sandler decreased their target price on AvalonBay Communities from $210.00 to $205.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. Finally, Scotiabank decreased their target price on AvalonBay Communities from $262.00 to $238.00 in a report on Thursday, May 19th. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, the stock has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $239.21.

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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
8/15/2022
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
$239.21
High Stock Price Forecast
$307.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$174.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+9.6%
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
$12.87 per share
Book Value
$78.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
139,425,000
Market Cap
$30.51 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 equities research 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 equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" AVB shares.
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What is AvalonBay Communities' stock price forecast for 2022?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for AvalonBay Communities' stock. Their AVB share price forecasts range from $174.00 to $307.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $239.21 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have AVB shares performed in 2022?

AvalonBay Communities' stock was trading at $252.59 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, AVB shares have decreased by 13.6% and is now trading at $218.16.
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When is AvalonBay Communities' next earnings date?

The company 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 the consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.07. The real estate investment trust earned $644.56 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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 revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.98 EPS.
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How often does AvalonBay Communities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $1.59 per share on Friday, July 15th. This represents a $6.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.92%. 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 2.92%. 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 59.66% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has AvalonBay Communities issued on next quarter's earnings?

AvalonBay Communities issued an update on 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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.61%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.68%), Northern Trust Corp (1.50%), Deutsche Bank AG (1.16%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.76%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.66%). 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 $218.16.

How much money does AvalonBay Communities make?

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) has a market capitalization of $30.51 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?

The company 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 8/15/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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