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AvalonBay Communities Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.08 (+0.73 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 07:13 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $148.04
50-Day Range
MA: $154.38
52-Week Range
Now: $148.04
Volume1.23 million shs
Average Volume1.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.84 billion
P/E Ratio26.44
Dividend Yield4.30%
As of March 31, 2019, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 291 apartment communities containing 85,313 apartment homes in 12 states and the District of Columbia, of which 19 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.17 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.32 billion
Cash Flow$10.61 per share
Book Value$78.69 per share


Net Income$785.97 million


Market Cap$20.84 billion
Next Earnings Date10/26/2020 (Estimated)
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AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AvalonBay Communities' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

AvalonBay Communities' stock was trading at $195.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AVB stock has decreased by 24.4% and is now trading at $148.04.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AvalonBay Communities?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AvalonBay Communities in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is AvalonBay Communities' next earnings date?

AvalonBay Communities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 26th 2020.
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How were AvalonBay Communities' earnings last quarter?

AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 29th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.25 by $1.04. The real estate investment trust earned $576.41 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $587.58 million. AvalonBay Communities had a return on equity of 7.21% and a net margin of 33.32%. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.27 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 Wednesday, September 16th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $1.59 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $6.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 29th.
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What price target have analysts set for AVB?

13 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for AvalonBay Communities' shares. Their forecasts range from $144.00 to $244.00. On average, they expect AvalonBay Communities' share price to reach $189.21 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.8% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities saw a decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,980,000 shares, a decline of 15.6% from the August 31st total of 3,530,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 978,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 2.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), Walmart (WMT), Home Depot (HD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Prologis (PLD), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are AvalonBay Communities' key executives?

AvalonBay Communities' management team includes the following 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 (Age 62)

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 investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (16.20%), BlackRock Inc. (10.47%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.95%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.43%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (1.32%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.98%). 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, Stephen W Wilson, Timothy J Naughton 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 BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, FMR LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Bank of America Corp DE, and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have sold AvalonBay Communities company stock in the last year include Sean J Breslin, and Timothy J Naughton.
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Which institutional investors are buying AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Blackstone Group Inc, Principal Financial Group Inc., Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Nuance Investments LLC, King Street Capital Management L.P., and Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is AvalonBay Communities' stock price today?

One share of AVB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $148.04.

How big of a company is AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities has a market capitalization of $20.84 billion and generates $2.32 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $785.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.34 on an earnings per share basis. AvalonBay Communities employs 3,122 workers across the globe.

What is AvalonBay Communities' official website?

The official website for AvalonBay Communities is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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