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AvalonBay Communities - AVB Stock Forecast, Price & News

$178.02
+0.58 (+0.33%)
(As of 02/1/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$174.70
$178.92
50-Day Range
$157.98
$177.52
52-Week Range
$157.69
$259.05
Volume
762,638 shs
Average Volume
823,553 shs
Market Capitalization
$24.90 billion
P/E Ratio
20.25
Dividend Yield
3.58%
Price Target
$202.78

AvalonBay Communities MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.07 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.9% Upside
$202.78 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.73% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.12
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.32mentions of AvalonBay Communities in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.24%
From $9.80 to $10.51 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.63 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

187th out of 879 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

37th out of 190 stocks


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About AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Stock

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. is a real estate investment trust, which engages in the development, acquisition, ownership, and operation of multifamily communities. It operates through the following segments: Established Communities, Other Stabilized Communities, and Development or Redevelopment Communities. The Established Communities segment refers to the operating communities that were owned and had stabilized occupancy. The Other Stabilized Communities segment includes all other completed communities that have stabilized occupancy. The Development or Redevelopment Communities segment consists of communities that are under construction. The company was founded by Gilbert M. Meyer in 1978 and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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AVB Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Ex-Dividend for 1/17 Dividend
12/29/2022
Dividend Payable
1/17/2023
Today
2/02/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/08/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

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
$202.78
High Stock Price Forecast
$292.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$160.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+13.9%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.07
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.00 billion
Pretax Margin
49.22%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.29 billion
Cash Flow
$12.91 per share
Book Value
$78.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
139,491,000
Market Cap
$24.90 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.92

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Key Executives

  • Benjamin W. Schall
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Sean J. BreslinSean J. Breslin
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Kevin P. O'SheaKevin P. O'Shea
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Jim Graves
    Vice President-Information Technology
  • Edward M. SchulmanEdward M. Schulman
    Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel













AVB Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell AvalonBay Communities stock right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AvalonBay Communities in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" AVB shares. 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 is AvalonBay Communities' stock price forecast for 2023?

15 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for AvalonBay Communities' stock. Their AVB share price forecasts range from $160.00 to $292.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $202.78 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have AVB shares performed in 2023?

AvalonBay Communities' stock was trading at $161.52 at the start of the year. Since then, AVB shares have increased by 10.2% and is now trading at $178.02.
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Are investors shorting AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,280,000 shares, an increase of 11.8% from the December 15th total of 2,040,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 856,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is AvalonBay Communities' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 8th 2023.
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How can I listen to AvalonBay Communities' earnings call?

AvalonBay Communities will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 9th at 1:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-6671 with passcode "13734358".

How were AvalonBay Communities' earnings last quarter?

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.92 by $0.07. The real estate investment trust earned $644.56 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $632.41 million. AvalonBay Communities had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.18% and a net margin of 48.74%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.98 earnings per share.
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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, November 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 30th will be given a dividend of $1.59 per share on Tuesday, January 17th. This represents a $6.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.57%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 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 3.67%. The dividend payout ratio is 72.35%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AVB will have a dividend payout ratio of 60.51% 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 issued an update on its fourth quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 10th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.55-$2.65 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.75%), Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC (0.45%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.14%), Strs Ohio (0.13%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.11%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.10%). 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, Sean J Breslin, Sean J Breslin, Timothy J Naughton, W Edward Walter 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 $178.02.

How much money does AvalonBay Communities make?

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) has a market capitalization of $24.90 billion and generates $2.52 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.79 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AvalonBay Communities have?

The company employs 2,927 workers across the globe.

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 2/2/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff